Hazel Alma Lyness

Father: John Joseph Lyness (1861-1951)

Mother: Alma Carrie McDermond (August 20, 1865-December 8, 1948)

Born July 18, 1896, at Walnut, Crawford County, Kansas.

Died February 14, 1983, at Kansas City, Missouri

Spouse: James Resin Wilkins (December 25, 1886-December 9, 1980)

Married August 15, 1935, at Walnut, Crawford County, Kansas.

Hazel worked as a home economist.

James worked as a rural letter carrier and as a farmer.

He had children from a previous marriage.


  1. Carol Louise Wilkins (1936-)
  2. Philip Robert Wilkins (1938-2020)

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Revised April 27, 2020