Clyde Wesley Lomax

Services for Clyde Wesley Lomax, 88, Overbrook, will be 2pm Wed. at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.

Mr. Lomax died May 2, 2021, at Aldersgate Village in Topeka.

He was born March 12, 1933, in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Claude and Nellie Smith Lomax.

Mr. Lomax served in the United States Army during the Korean War.  He worked as a welder for the City of Lawrence Maintenance Department.  He was a member of the Overbrook United Methodist Church and was a certified lay speaker. He also was a member of the Overbrook American Legion.  He enjoyed camping, bowling, and was a junior bowling coach.

He married the love of his life, Virginia on October 25, 1952 in Kansas City, Missouri.  She died in 2001.

Survivors include a son, Steven Lomax of Greenville, TX; a brother, Parry Lomax and wife Shirley of Warsaw, MO; many nieces and nephews; and friend, Susan Johnson of Cumby, TX.

He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; and 11 brothers and sisters.

Friends may call from 9am to 2pm Wed. at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 1-2pm Wednesday.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the Overbrook United Methodist Church, sent in care of the funeral home.

Messages & Condolences

From Cheri Harmison...

The Harmison family always enjoyed Clyde’s friendly hand shakes and Sunday morning visits. We always sat in the same pew for the church service. He will be missed!

From Carol Lomax Ellis...

I have many happy memories of Uncle Clyde and Aunt Virginia. May all who loved them find peace that they are together again in heaven. Sending my love.

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