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April 2, 1928 ~ July 21, 2020 (age 92)

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Luther Tolbert was born on April 2, 1928 in Turrel, Arkansas to J.B. Tolbert & Gold Tolbert. His siblings were; Charles Tolbert (Deceased), Douglas Tolbert (Surviving),  Mildred Carson (Deceased), Willie Thomas (Deceased), Dorothy Combs (Surviving) and Frank Tolbert (Deceased).

He moved to Kansas City in 1945. He worked for the railroad for 42 years. And also Served 2 years in the U.S. Army 

Luther met his wife Willie Jackson in 1945 & they got married on January 2, 1952. Luther was Baptized on January 15, 1960. They were married 68 years.

He had four children; Faye Moss (Surviving), Gloria Roath (Deceased), Raschelle Tolbert (Deceased), Zia Tolbert (Surviving).

Luther is survived by a host of grandchildren & great grandchildren.

Favorite 2 scriptural references-

2 Timothy 3:1-5

John 17:3   

Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, August 1st at Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Linwood Chapel. Private Disposition.

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Memorial Service
August 1, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel
1800 E. Linwood Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64109

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