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Anna Alverta "Annie" Mathis Leonard
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1893
Calico Rock
Izard County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1999
Aberdeen
Brown County
South Dakota, USA

Aberdeen American News
Aberdeen, South Dakota
Wednesday, April 7, 1999, page 2B

Committal service for Annie " Anna " Leonard , 105, of Aberdeen and formerly of Groton, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Groton Union Cemetery. The Rev. Herb Teitgen will officiate. Paetznick-Garness Funeral Chapel of Groton is in charge of arrangements.

She died Friday, April 2, 1999, at Avera Mother Joseph Manor.

Annie Mathis was born Aug. 9, 1893, to James Asbury and Sarah Rosetta (Haughn) Mathis in Calico Rock, Ark. She lived there until she was about 16 years old. She came to the Ashton-Mellette area. She worked in a store there for a while. Then she worked as a housekeeper and caretaker for a couple in the Ashton area.

She married Frank Leonard . They made their home in the Ashton-Mellette area. After his death, she moved to Groton. She had been a resident of Avera Mother Joseph Manor since Sept. 2, 1992.

Survivors include one half sister, Irene Heffron of Antlers, Okla.

She was preceded in death by her husband, two brothers, one sister, two half brothers and one half sister. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Asberry Mathis (1864 - 1952)
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Alverta Mathis Leonard (1893 - 1999)
  Pearl Jane Mathis Stehr (1899 - 1993)*
  William Miller Mathis (1901 - 1988)*
  Rhoda Marie Mathis Martin (1906 - 1988)*
  Clarence Homer Mathis (1907 - 1965)*
  Roy Lee Mathis (1911 - 1992)*
  Thelma Irene Heffron (1921 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Groton Cemetery
Groton
Brown County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Tony
Record added: Oct 31, 2013
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Anna Alverta Annie <i>Mathis</i> Leonard
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Anna Alverta Annie <i>Mathis</i> Leonard
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