Cynthia LaRae Grauke, step-daughter of Connie Stout, and both of Newkirk, died April 13, 2020 at her home. She was 68.
The daughter of Edwin Leon Stout and Alice Vanscent Maze Stout, Cynthia was born Oct. 31, 1951 in Arkansas City.
She received her early education in Arkansas City and Sharyland, Tex. She furthered her education at Pan American University in Edinburg, Tex., receiving her Bachelor and Masters Degrees. She was a longtime high school educator in Texas, returning to Newkirk in 2019.
Private family memorial services were held at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 27 in the First United Methodist Church. Interment followed in the Memorial Park Cemetery, Arkansas City under the direction of Miller-Stahl Funeral Service.