Eleanor “Ellie” Lanham, 84, of McPherson, and formerly of Desloge, Missouri, passed away peacefully on Jan. 8, 2018, at Hospice House, Hutchinson. She worked for Rexall Drugs and McDonalds.
Ellie was born on Oct. 28, 1933, in Elvins, Missouri. On Jan. 14, 1956, Ellie was united in marriage to Abraham “Abe” Lanham on Jan. 14, 1956, in Flat River, Missouri. He preceded her in death on Aug. 5, 2016.
She was a member of Order of Eastern Star Mineral Chapter #260. Ellie enjoyed square dance contests and was an avid golfer.
Survivors include: niece, Julie McClure (Jeff) of McPherson; great-niece, Bailey McClure of McPherson; and nephew, James Craig (Marion) of Moundridge.
She was preceded in death by: mother, Lillian Legrand; and two brothers, Bob Craig and Carl Craig.
No service is planned at this time. Memorial donations may be given to Order of Eastern Star Mineral Chapter #260 in care of Stockham Family Funeral Home, 205 N. Chestnut, McPherson, KS 67460. Personal condolences may be sent to the family at www.stockhamfamily.com.