Jenny McPherson

Verna Virginia “Jenny” McPherson, 91, of Winfield, passed away Saturday afternoon, June 13, 2020, at the Kansas Veterans Home in Winfield.

Memorial services are at 10 a.m. Friday, June 19 at Miles Funeral Service in Winfield. Private family graveside will follow at the Kansas Veterans Cemetery.

A memorial has been established in Jenny’s name for Praise Cathedral Church of God in Winfield. Contributions can be made through the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at

Born April 19, 1929, in Cedar Creek, Mo., she was the daughter of John Thomas and Addie Mossie (Payne) Marler. Jenny was raised and received her education in Cedar Creek. She was united in marriage to Everett Leon McPherson on April 3, 1948, in Harrison, Ark. The couple made their first home in Branson, Mo., and moved to Winfield in 1949. Jenny worked for a short time in a garment factory and later dedicated her life to being a homemaker. Everett preceded her in death on April 25, 2019.

She was a member of Praise Cathedral Church of God in Winfield. She loved her family and especially loved being a grandmother.

In addition to her husband, Everett, Jenny was preceded in death by a son, David “Rusty” McPherson.

Her family includes her son, Ken McPherson, of Winfield; her daughter-in-law, Sandra McPherson, of Winfield; her four grandchildren, Greg McPherson, Justin McPherson and wife, Laura, Jeff McPherson, and Kimberly Randall and husband, Todd; and her four great-grandchildren, Kylie and Emily Randall, and Barrett and Abram McPherson.

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