Mary Jane George went to be with her heavenly father on June 16, 2022. She was born on March 10, 1940 to Lillian (Oakley) and John Rice. She had 14 brothers and sisters. She was married to Marvin George and later divorced. Lived with George Sands as a companion for 12 years. She is survived by her daughters Tammey Haraughty and husband Rex of Oswego, KS; Ann Erwin of Hallowell, KS; Vicky Stapleton and Husband Mark of Oswego, KS; and son John George and wife Angie of Rushville, IN; 5 siblings and lots of grandkids and and great grandkids. She was proceeded in death by her parents, son Marvin Eugene George, Son–in-love John Erwin, 10 siblings, granddaughter Heather Marie Haraughty and great granddaughter Makayla Jane Haraughty.
Mary Jane attended Chetopa High School. She was an active member of the United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Eagles Lodge in Parsons, KS. She was a part of the Oswego Senior Citizen Center. She loved to play bingo, play cards and was a member of a bowling league. She loved spending time with Carol McKenley. She loved frogs and turtles. She loved her family and spending time with her kids, grandkids and great grandkids.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, June 20, 2022 at Sherman City Cemetery. Pastor Randy Frazier will officiate. Pallbearers for the service are Jeremy Erwin, Justin Stapleton, Chance George, Christopher Stapleton, Will Wilson, and Zack Haraughty. Honorary pallbearer, Jeff Haraughty. Online condolences may be expressed at www.derfeltfuneralhomes.com.