Cowskin Prairie Chapter
Baxter Springs, Kansas - Chapter Where No Division - 2702
United Daughters of the Confederacy
HomeHistoryBaxterLeadershipMembers
PressResourcesNewsletterCalendarMemorials
Shopping
Facebook
If you have questions about this chapter website, please contact the webmaster.
Visit Sister Kansas Chapter - Ladies of the Plains

Memorial

Mrs. Robert T. Hansen (Mary Jeanne)
(December 6, 1922 - June 13, 2017)
Honorary President of General (2008-2017)
Organizing Member 2702
William Harvey Lackey - 4th VA Infantry Co. I

One of the bright stars of the United Daughters of the Confederacy has left us to join all those who have gone before. She will be missed, but take heart that she has gone on to her well earned and greater reward. With 79 years of service to Confederate organizations (11 with Children of the Confederacy and 68 UDC), no one will truly be able to take her place.

December 2017 update: Her UDC marker was placed on her stone before being set in the cemetery. The chapter plans to dedicate it in March, 2018.

2072 Newsletter ExtraPhotos with 2072 Members

Chapter Memorial Service & Memorial Fund Announcement

Chapter Memorial Service ProgramChapter  Memorial ServiceMember Memorial by Betty Kemp
22 July, 2017

Public Guestbook
Oklahoman Obituary
Advantage Obituary
Graveside Service Program

Mary Jeanne always had an eye to the details, great and small. From her chapter to General and beyond: She worked with the designer to produce our chapter pin. When wearing our pin, we will have her with us always.

She also served the society as Oklahoma Division President 1976-1977, 2001-2002, and 2007-2008 as well as numerous positions. Mary Jeanne was active at the General level throughout her years of service, including serving as Vice President General and General Recorder of Crosses (now Military Service Awards).

On a more personal level, she graduated from William and Mary, as well as held a Masters degree from the University of Oklahoma. In 1946, she enlisted with the Special Services as a librarian and was attached to the U.S. Army, in Japan.  Upon her return she married Robert T. Hansen, an Army sergeant with the Second Infantry Division.

Other Memberships, Accomplishments, Honors

2702 is pleased that you have taken a moment of reflection in our Memorial Garden. Our garden does grow, so if you have stories, information, links or photos you wish to share, feel free to contact the webmaster, or add information directly (for approval) on our Facebook page or tag us please.


2015 Reception with FOHSA Honoring Mary Jeanne

Photo Copyright - Lauri Warmack

Top of Page


Belle Meade Plantation, Tennessee: Mary Jeanne (back), Jean, Barbara, June, and Noma W., 2010 History Tour/Pilgrimage to General.
Copyright 2010: Carrie Cook

Top of Page


Ladies of the South with the War Between the States Cemetery Marker
Mary Jeanne (in teal) with Janice, 2008 President General and 2702 Honorary Member far right

Copyright 2008: Jean Boahannan

Top of Page


Mary Jeanne (in teal) from days in the past at General.
Copyright: Betty Kemp

Top of Page


Feel free to link to this page or add us to your favorites.

The presence of links to outside websites does not imply endorsement, approval, or concurrence by the United Daughters of the Confederacy on any level.

Copyrighted - All rights reserved
2014-2017
Cowskin Prairie 2702, CWND

The name "United Daughters of the Confederacy" is a registered trademark of the General Organization and may not be used outside the Organization without the express written consent of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. The official UDC Insignia is a registered trademark of the General Organization and may not be used without the consent of the President General.


Feel free to link to this page or add us to your favorites.

The presence of links to outside websites does not imply endorsement, approval, or concurrence by the United Daughters of the Confederacy on any level.

Copyrighted - All rights reserved
2014-2017
Cowskin Prairie 2702, CWND

The name "United Daughters of the Confederacy" is a registered trademark of the General Organization and may not be used outside the Organization without the express written consent of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. The official UDC Insignia is a registered trademark of the General Organization and may not be used without the consent of the President General.