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otis c. winslette

Posted on Nov. 13, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

July 18, 1952 - Nov. 11, 2013

TOPEKA — Otis C. Winslette, 61, died Monday, Nov. 11, at home.

He was born on July 18, 1952, in Milledgeville, Ga., to the late Otis R. Jr. and Eunice K. “June” (Miller) Winslette.

In 1995 Otis was transferred to the area with Lippert Components in Goshen, where he was the general manager. He worked at the LaGrange County Jail and as a reserve officer with the Shipshewana and Topeka police departments.

On June 4, 1977, in Hillsboro, Ga., he married Kay Morgan; Mrs. Winslette survives in Topeka.

Survivors include his children, Kara Garrett and David Winslette; and grandchildren Miles and Makayla Mast and Vivian Winslette.

He was predeceased by a brother, David R. Winslette.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, and for one hour prior to the 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, funeral at Eden Worship Center, 4095 S. 900 W., Topeka.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials be given to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.

Frurip-May Funeral Home, LaGrange, is assisting the family with arrangements.