DODGE CITY – Ima Gene Mayfield, 91, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Presbyterian Manor of the Plains in Dodge City.
She was born April 21, 1918, to Elmer William and Viola (Knox) Winsor in Wellsford.
She married Virgil S. Mayfield July 21, 1939, in Great Bend. He died June 13,1973.
The couple farmed in Ford and Dodge City.
She was a volunteer for several organizations including blood mobiles, cancer funds, election board, meals on wheels, a 4-H leader for 17 years and for 20 years for the American Heart Association. She was a lifetime member of the VFW Auxilary and lifetime member of the Ladies of The Moose Lodge. She belonged to IXL Extension Club of Ford, and several card clubs. She was also a member of the Happy Hour Extension Club.
She enjoyed working with and helping other people.
Survivors include daughters, Terry Swafford and husband, Craig, Liberal, Wanda Morris and husband, Jerry, Burleson, Texas, Janet Billings and husband, Carl, Liberal, and Tammie Simon and husband, Steve, Dodge City; sisters, Lorene Reinert, Bucklin, and Eula Smith, Hill City; 12 grandchildren;18 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and five step grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Orrine Winsor, Dodge City, and Irma Winsor, Minneola; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Vern Lee Winsor, Vernon Leo Winsor, Lloyd Winsor, Lorenzo Winsor, Roy Winsor and Arlo Winsor, and one sister, Goldie Smith.
o Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Scroggins Mausoleum with the Rev. Allen Smith presiding.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Thursday at Swaim Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to Moose Heart in care of the funeral home.
Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.