January 21, 2021
Millie Carol Oplinger was born on Sunday, April 15, 1923, to Warren B. and Bertha Clark Oplinger, on the family farm east of Jewell, Kan., which was homesteaded by her grandfather Clark. Carol died Jan. 11, 2021, at the Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit, Kan. Carol was the youngest of three children.
Carol attended Spring Creek School through the sixth grade, then Jewell Elementary School and Jewell Rural High School, graduating in 1941.
Carol attended church and Sunday school at the Evangelical Church in Jewell and accepted Christ as her Savior at the age of 9. Carol held many posit...