Obituaries » Doris A. Mason
August 27, 1929 - July 31, 2017
Doris Alene Mason, 87, of Fort Scott, died Monday morning, July 31, 2017, at Guest Home Estates. She was born August 27, 1929, in Uniontown, Kansas, the daughter of John Marshall and Hattie Evelyn (Hixon) Hamm. She married George Robert “Bob” Mason May 1, 1948, in Bentonville, Arkansas. He preceded her in death September 29, 2012.
Doris was a member of the First United Methodist Church. She loved to square dance and she and Bob were members of the Iza Stompers Square Dance Club. She was also a member of Coffee Group.
Survivors include her son, Ron Mason and wife Elizabeth (“Libby”), of Fort Scott, Kansas; sister, Loris Wilson, of Uniontown, Kansas; three grandchildren, Matthew Mason, Kristen Daniels, and Steve King; and six great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Doris was also preceded in death by her parents; an infant son, James Mason; three brothers, Ben Hamm, Loy Hamm, and Virgil Hamm; a sister, Ruby Brillhart.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home. Burial will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at the Fort Scott National Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening, August 2, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church and maybe left in the care of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home,15 W. Wall Street, PO Box 309, Fort Scott, KS 66701. Condolences may be submitted to the online guestbook at konantz-cheney.com.