Exie Jane McPherson, 89, died at the Wesley Towers on June 7, 2017. She was born on May 30, 1933 to Carl D. and Nettie J. (Cargill) Shaffer.
She was a 1950 Ellinwood High School graduate. Exie then went on and attended the Brown Mackie College. She worked for over 30 years for the Amoco Production Company as a secretary. After she retired, Keith and Exie enjoyed spending their time together and enjoying life.
She was always busy tending to her home and family. She enjoyed needlepoint and music. In her earlier years, she played piano for her church. Exie was also a collector of praying hands. She had many statues of the praying hands. Exie was a member of the Baptist faith.
On July 31, 1954, she married Keith McPherson in Ellinwood, Kansas. He died on March 25, 2004.
Exie and Keith lived in Liberal for the majority of their lifetime. They moved to the Hutchinson community around 1998, to help care for her mother.
Memorials may be made to the Wesley Towers, in care of Hutchinson Funeral Chapel, 300 E. 30th Ave., Hutchinson, KS 67502.