Melba Jean Labadie passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at the Caney Nursing Center, Caney, Kansas.
Melba Jean Labadie was born on March 6, 1920 in Caney, Kansas to Mary Rohn Mills and Fred D. Mills. She graduated from Caney High School in 1938 and Wright Business School in 1939. Melba married Charles Warren Labadie on March 15, 1941. She was retired from Phillips Petroleum Company, having worked for 30-plus years.
Melba Labadie is survived by: One sister: Marilyn Martin of Lawrence, Kansas; One brother: Rex Mills of Caney, Kansas; 4 grandchildren: Lance Labadie, Cindy Glover, Debbie Leister and Mike Labadie; And a host of extended family members. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles; son, Lewis; one brother and one sister.
Family viewing will be Friday, January 18, 10:00 AM – 12 noon at McCartney's Johnson Funeral Home, Pawhuska, Oklahoma. Graveside services will follow at 2:00 PM at the Pawhuska City Cemetery.
McCartney's Johnson Funeral Home of Pawhuska in charge of arrangements.