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Alena Sowards Burd
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Birth: May 6, 1868
Lawrence County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 8, 1952
Cabell County
West Virginia, USA

MRS. ALLENA BURD - Eighty-three years old, of 3929 Fifth Avenue, died at her home at 10:30 P.M. last night following an illness of seven months. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 P.M. tomorrow at the Guyandotte Church of Christ by the Rev. Bartiss Gleaten. Burial will be in the Miller, O., Cemetery. She was born at Scottown, O., a daughter of the late Henry G. and Mary Sowards. She was the widow of the late Charles McClellan Burd. Following their marriage in 1886, they lived in Miller O., moving to Huntington in 1905. Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Oscar Lane, Mrs. Robert S. Halley, Mrs. Wilburn Adkins and Mrs. Carl L. Baumgardner, all of Huntington, and Mrs. Ely Bias of St. Petersburg, Fla., 19 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and two brothers, George Sowards of Ironton, O., and John Sowards of Huntington. The body is at the Beard-Fisher Funeral Home. 
Family links: 
  McClelland C. Burd (1863 - 1940)*
  Agnes M. Burd Lane (1892 - 1974)*
  Vesta Elizabeth Burd Booth (1893 - 1951)*
  Mary Katherine Burd Halley (1896 - 1968)*
  Lennie Rosamond Burd Baumgardner (1908 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Miller Cemetery
Lawrence County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Robert Strong
Record added: Jan 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103870847


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