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Mabel Donner 1916 - 2011

POSTED July 27, 2011 3:58 p.m.

BUFFALO, Texas — Mabel Donner, 95, of Buffalo, Texas, died July 26, in Fairfield, Texas.
She was born April 18, 1916 in Ozark County, Mo., the daughter of Daniel E. and Myrtle Mae North Cobb.  
On Sept. 20, 1937, she married Orville Donner in McPherson. He preceded her in death on Dec. 12, 1995. A resident of Buffalo, Texas since 1998, she was a dressmaker and seamstress for many years.
Mrs. Donner was a member of the First Bible Baptist Church in Great Bend and the Ephesus Baptist Church in Jewett, Texas.
Survivors include two children, Mildred Wood, Buffalo, Texas; and Elmer Donner, Ness City; a brother, Clyde Cobb, Orlando, Fla.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; a sister, Mildred Cobb; and a brother, Claude Cobb.
Graveside services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 30 at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Great Bend, with Pastor Kevin Franklin of First Bible Baptist Church officiating.  Friends may visit from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 28 at the Capps Memorial Chapel in Fairfield, Texas.

Funeral arrangements provided by
Capps Memorial Chapel
113 E. College Street
Fairfield, Texas, 75840
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, July 28, 2011


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