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Fern Elizabeth Wheeler Lord

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Obituary: Fern Elizabeth Wheeler Lord

Fern Elizabeth Wheeler Lord, 88, of Kingman passed away Monday, June 27, 2011. She was born July 15, 1922, in Drumright, Okla., to Leroy and Edith Wheeler. When she was three months old the family came west with the building of the railroads. After the death of her father in an accident at age 36, she worked for four years at the Beale Hotel. She cooked, waited tables and made up rooms.