Barber County Kansas

The Gyp Hill Premiere, November 26, 2007.

Jane (Schrimp) Withers

PRATT - Jane Withers, age 63, of Pratt died Friday, November 16, 2007 at Pratt Regional Medical Center, Pratt.

She was born November 21, 1943 at Hardtner, KS the daughter of Clifford E. and Mildred (Martin) Schrimp. She married Danny Withers on May 7, 1960 at Hutchinson, KS.

A former long term President of Republican Women, she also helped with Special Olympics in the Kiwanis Club and was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Pratt.

She is survived by her husband: Danny, two daughters: Dianna Flanders of Amarillo, TX, Dana Tyler of Conway, AR, five sisters: Evelyn Craig of San Antonio, TX, Nellie Williams of Pretty Prairie, KS, Fay Broyles of Ft. Worth, TX, Ellen Agronis of Tulsa, OK, Kathy Lee of Wellington, KS, one brother: Frank Schrimp of Hutchinson, KS, 5 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Clifford Schrimp.

The funeral was Tuesday, November 20th at 2:00 pm at Larrison Mortuary, Pratt with Pastor Jan Blasi presiding.

Memorials may be made to Pratt County Humane Society in care of the mortuary. Condolences may be left at

Thanks to Kevin Noland, publisher of The Gyp Hill Premiere, Medicine Lodge, Kansas, for permission to republish the above obituary from his newspaper.

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