‘Sandy’ Small

Sandra Jean “Sandy’ Small, 71, of Howard died Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at her home.
She was born April 9, 1938, in Iola, the daughter of Frank and Frances (Sherwood) Milne. She graduated from Iola High School class in 1956.
On February 17, 1990, she married Ernest Small in Iola. She was a homemaker. She served on the Howard Library board and was a member of Howard Chamber of Commerce.
She is survived by her husband of the home; a son, Bryan Manion and his wife, Kelly, Lawrence; a daughter, Sarah Nelson and her husband, Bill, Liberty, Mo., stepchildren, Renee Bartos and her husband, Stanley, Prague, Okla., Tony Small and his wife, Barbara, Indianapolis, Ind., and Stacy Riggins and her husband, Bill, Lawrence; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A brother, Robert Milne, and a great-grandchild, Denton Marrs, died earlier.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Zimmerman Funeral Home in Howard. Interment will follow in Highland Cemetery in Iola at 3 p.m.
Memorials to either Howard City Library or Kansas State University Cancer Research may be sent to the funeral home, P.O. Box 1233, 206 E. Washington, Howard, KS 67349.
Online condolences may be left at countrysidefh.com.