Lura’s life began on June 23, 1925, the daughter of Ebb and Artha (Rains) Qualls in Sims, Arkansas. She attended Mt. Ida , Arkansas schools and married Raymond Jackson. She worked as a cook at an assisted living facility in Mt. Ida. Lura loved to go to the casino, play Bingo, going to Wal-Mart and her stuffed animals.
Her loving family includes her daughter, Sharon Lacey of El Dorado; brother, Lloyd Qualls of Visalia, California; her best friend, Paulette Johnson of El Dorado; several nieces and nephews, and her beloved pet Yorkie “Puppy”.
Lura was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Raymond in 1990; siblings, Dossie Qualls, Lossie Pippin, Ebb Lee Qualls and her son-in-law, Ron Lacey. Lura passed away, Tuesday, January 9, 2018, having reached the age of 92 years old.
Her family will gather with friends on Friday, January 12, from 5-7 p.m. Her funeral service will be held Saturday, January 13, at 11:00 a.m. both at Carlson Colonial Funeral Home. Graveside service will be held at Rocky Cemetery in Sims, Arkansas on Saturday, January 20, at 2:00 p.m. with viewing at the cemetery prior to the graveside service.
Memorial contributions in her name may be directed to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, 313 S. Market, Wichita, Kansas 67202. Please sign her online guest book and leave a memory of Lura at www.carlsoncolonial.com.
Charitable donations may be made to:
Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice
313 S. Market St., Wichita KS 67202