Jetta’s life began on May 10, 1932 in Wichita. She is the daughter of Charles Purcell and Lola Winget Naus Osmer. Jetta is a graduate of Wichita State University and worked for many years at Butler Community College in ABE/GED department. She was a member of the First Baptist Church. Jetta enjoyed her book lovers club and Butler County Life Enrichment Group. Jetta is survived by her children Kip Lee of San Francisco, CA, Kari Lee of El Dorado, and Corey Lee of Tempe, AZ; three grandchildren and brother in law Wayne Fowler; nieces and nephews, Pam Powers of Divide, CO, Judy Nonken of Spotsylvania, VA, Rick Fowler of El Dorado, and Patty Fowler of Pleasant Hill, CA. Jetta passed away on March 31, 2018 at Lakepoint of El Dorado. She is preceded in death by her parents, sister Lola Mae Fowler husband John Oliver and step-father Jack Osmer. Her family will gather with friends on Saturday April 14th from 12 to 1 p.m. at Carlson Colonial Funeral Home where her memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. led by Pastor Andrew Conard. She will be laid to rest at a later date in Sunset Lawns Cemetery. Memorial contributions in her name may be directed to First Baptist Church in El Dorado or the Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Jetta at www.carlsoncolonial.com.
Donations may be made to:
First Baptist Church
315 W. Central Ave., El Dorado KS 67042
Susan B. Allen Foundation
720 W. Central, El Dorado KS 67042