Audrey Hysom


Audrey M. Hysom, 97; widow of Great Plains Conference pastor. Born December 13, 1925; died March 7, 2023.

She married the Rev. Alva Hyson on June 19, 1943. He served former Kansas West Conference churches in Kanopolis-Carneiro, Arkansas City St. Paul, Geuda Springs-Arkansas City Grandview, Ellinwood-Mount Pleasant and Ellinwood until his retirement in 1988. He died January 9, 2004.

She is survived by her children, Steve (Arlene) Hysom, Sandy (Tom Lampo) Hysom and Jerry Hysom; six grandchildren,16 great-grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. A daughter, Sue Utterback, preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 19, at Kanopolis UMC with burial in the Kanopolis Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Kanopolis UMC.

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