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Lucile Kullman Yount

Tuesday, November 18, 2003

Lucile Kullman Yount, 87, of Lincoln, formerly of Sweet Springs, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at her home.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at First Baptist Church in Sweet Springs. Rev. Charles R. Ahlemann will officiate. Pianist Don Prindle will accompany Beth Perkins as she sings "How Great Thou Art" and "Amazing Grace." Friends may call after 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be John Ricketts, Troy Yount, Jason Yount, Darren Chalmers, Paul Merrell and Travis Neece. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Memorials are suggested to Benton County Hospice or First Baptist Church in Sweet Springs.

Born Oct. 15, 1916, in Benton County, she was the daughter of the late Daniel Kullman and Bernice Kriesel Kullman. On Dec. 28, 1935, she married Harvey Andrew Yount, who preceded her in death May 8, 1950. On Jan. 15, 1951, she married Homer Vincin Yount, who preceded her in death April 16, 1992. She had lived in Lincoln the last four years, moving from Sweet Springs. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Sweet Springs for many years, where she was a member of the Amoma Sunday School class, and she was a homemaker.

Survivors include three daughters, Nola Owens of Warsaw, Lela Merrell of Lincoln and Phyllis Robinett of Raymore; three sons, Vince Yount of Gravois Mills, Daniel Yount of Lexington and David Yount of Warsaw; 15 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Etheldred Robinett, two sisters and one brother.