Thursday, October 4, 2007


Wiley George Allbright, 90, of Cassville formerly of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2007, in Red Rose Inn, Cassville.

He was born May 6, 1917, in Wellington, Kan., the son of Charles H. and May E. (Kendrick) Allbright. He was united in marriage to Mabel Owens, who passed away in 1980. On May 12, 1984, he married Lola Belle (Russell) Nelzen, who died Jan. 6, 2006. He was also preceded in death by his parents, two daughters, Glenda and Rita; two sons, Jim and Bob and two brothers.

Survivors inlcude: three stepsons, Tony Nelzen and his wife, Kathy, of Newton, Kan.; Ross Nelzen, of Texas, and Nate Nelzen, of Virginia.

He retired from Farmland Industries in McPherson, Kan., and moved to Shell Knob in 1983.

His body has been cremated under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob and his cremains will join Lola's in Lake Park Memorial Gardens, Shell Knob.

There will be a memorial service at a later date for both Wiley and Lola.

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