Maurice E. Dirks, age 80, passed away on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at the Scott County Hospital in Scott City, Kansas. He was born on December 22, 1935 in Hillsboro, Kansas, the son of Albert and Marie Unruh Dirks. A resident of Scott City, Kansas since 1942 moving from Hillsboro, Kansas, he was a farmer.
He was a member of the First Christian Church in Scott City, Kansas.
On November 29, 1959 he married JoAnn Ferguson in Dighton, Kansas. She survives.
Survivors include his Wife - JoAnn Dirks of Scott City, Kansas, One Son - Greg & Debbie Dirks of Scott City, Kansas,
One Daughter - Roxie & Tom Mulville of Dighton, Kansas, One Brother - Floyd & Vivian Dirks of Scott City, Kansas,
One Sister - Willetta Payne of Scott City, Kansas, Six Grandchildren, Two Great Grandchildren and Numerous Nieces & Nephews.
He was preceded in death by his Parents, Five Brothers and Four Sisters.
Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, December 9, 2016 at the First Christian Church in Scott City, Kansas with Pastor Scott Wagner & Pastor Steve Payne presiding.
Memorials may be given to the First Christian Church or City On A Hill in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes.
Interment will be in the Scott County Cemetery in Scott City, Kansas
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Wednesday and 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Scott City, Kansas.