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Earlene Nairn 1932-2016
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Earlene Nairn 1932-2016

Earlene Marie (Kiger) Nairn, 84, died Nov. 20, 2016, at Leisure Homestead, St. John. Born June 8, 1932, at Great Bend, she was the daughter of Rossie Earl and Marjorie Adell (Moore) Kiger. She married Nolen Gene Nairn on Oct. 8, 1950 at First Church of the Nazarene, Great Bend. He died Nov. 17, 2015. A lifetime resident of Great Bend, she was a vice-president of Security State Bank and UMB Bank.
Mrs. Nairn was a member of First Christian Church and was a long-time treasurer for Golden Belt Community Concert Association.
Survivors include two sons, Douglas Nairn and his wife Sheree of Lawrence, and Clay Nairn and his wife Lisa of Shawnee; one daughter, Cathi Conaway and her husband Chuck of Great Bend; one sister, Virginia Langrehr and her husband Harold of Wichita; seven grandchildren, Melissa, Shawn, Ryan, Dallas, Bailey, Jake and Dakota; and four great-grandchildren, Cami, Elena, Abigail and Ava Lee.
A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorials have been established with Leisure Homestead, in care of Bryant Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home*
1425 Patton Rd.
Great Bend, KS 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Nov. 22, 2016