Obituaries & Tributes

Lola ‘Mickey’ Maxine Partney

May 8, 1921 – Oct. 31, 2022

Lola ‘Mickey’ Maxine Partney, 101, of Cottage Grove, Ore. passed away on Oct. 31, 2022. Lola was born on May 8, 1921 in Chamberlain, S.D. to Levi Charles Fry and Bessie Evaline (Butler) Fry and was the youngest of five children. 

Mickey was a charter member of the Cottage Grove Women of the Moose, a member of the Dorena Grange and also of the Delight Valley Church of Christ. 

At the age of 80, she obtained her High School GED certificate. 

She is survived by her daughters Bessie Speers of Cottage Grove; Lola Brymer of Coos Bay, Ore; Joyce (Ron) Frank of Creswell, Ore; Connie Knighten of Cottage Grove; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. at the Delight Valley Church of Christ, 33087 E. Saginaw Rd. in Cottage Grove. Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel and Crematorium.



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