|Birth: ||Nov. 14, 1875|
|Death: ||Oct. 24, 1955|
El Dorado Springs
From Kelly Greer----Austin Lasley was another son of my great, great, grandparents, William Alexander Lasley and Abigail Clark. He was born on Nov. 14, 1875, in Lancaster, Schuyler Co., Mo., and he died El Dorado Springs, Cedar Co., Mo.,, on October 24, 1955
Austin Lasley son of William and Abigail Lasley, was born in Schuyler County, Missouri, November 14, 1875. He passed away October 24, 1955 after a lingering illness at the age 79 years, 11 monthes, and 10 days.
He was unitied in marriage to Amanda Zarr August 12, 1897, who survives. To this union six children were born, two proceeded him in death. The four surviving children are Mrs. Earl Gooden of Milton, Iowa, Mrs. Sam Emons of Memphis, Missouri, Homer and Irvin of Montevallo, Missouri. All were present.
Others left to mourn his departure are 20 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Mildred McDanail of Elderado Springs, Mo. and large number of nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Converted at the age of 39 years and united with the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, he was ordained Deacon about one year later and remained a faithful Christian.
In the year of 1937 he moved with his family to Elderado Springs, Mo. and remained there until his death.
He was a kind and loving husband and father, fufilling his tasks in a remarkable way.
The funeral services were conducted Wednesday, October 26, at two o'clock at the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church by Rev. Thurman Andrews.
Music was furnished by Mrs. Mary Bennett and Mrs. Muriel Bruner with Mrs. Mabel Swindler at the pinao.
Four grand daughters, Nelda Kinney, Elma Rippey, Minnie Lasley, Janice Fast proceeded the casket as flower girls.
the body was laid to rest in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery by eight grandsons. Robert Gooden, Hubert Gooden, Austin Gooden, Donald Gooden, Kenneth Gooden, Estel Gooden, Lavern Gooden, and Hobert Gooden.
A large crowd of old friends and neighbors were present to pay respect and offer smypathy. The Body was laid to rest in the cemetery near the church.
William Alexander Lasley (1826 - 1904)
Amanda Zaerr Lasley (1878 - 1965)
Mary A Lasley (1898 - 1898)*
Delphia Mae Lasley Gooden (1900 - 1964)*
Mamie Elizabeth Lasley, Gooden Emons (1902 - 1980)*
King David Lasley (1860 - 1918)*
James Lewis Lasley (1862 - 1921)*
Emila Catherine Lasley (1867 - 1867)*
Austin Lasley (1875 - 1955)
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Created by: Barb Sparks
Record added: Jul 12, 2007
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