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Margaret Loudeema "Deema" Little Markham
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1872
Tuscola
Douglas County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1964
Fairfield
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

Obituary from Wayne County Press, 3/30/1964:

Deema Markham, 91, Johnsonville, Dies

Passed Away Early Saturday Morning At Memorial Hospital; Rites Held

Mrs. Deema Markham, 91, of Johnsonville, died at Memorial Hospital at 4 a.m. Saturday.

She had been a hospital patient since Thursday night. Death was due to causes incident in her advanced age.

Mrs. Markham was the widow of Thomas Markham who preceded her in death 15 years ago.

Rites At Cisne

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon (today) from the Crippin Funeral Home in Cisne, with Rev. Oakley Hargrave officiating. Iterment was in Johnsonville cemetery.

Margaret Ludeema, daughter of William and Mary Little, was born at Tuscola September 16th, 1872.

Married In 1897

On March 21st, 1897, she was married to Thomas H. Markham, with five chldren born to this union. Two children died in infancy.

She as convered to Christ at an early age and united with the Johnsonville Methodist church.

The Survivors

Surviving are one son, Orda Markham, of Johnsonville; two daughters, Hazel Weaver, of Mead, Kans.; and Waneta Clements, of Macon, Ga., fur grnadchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Little (1835 - 1925)
  Mary M. Hover Little (1841 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Henry Markham (1871 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Goldie Markham (1899 - 1899)*
  Hazel M. Markham Weaver (1900 - 1985)*
  Virgil J. Markham (1902 - 1902)*
  Orda Markham (1904 - 1983)*
 
 Siblings:
  Grant Little (1864 - 1938)*
  Sarah Malissa Little Weaver (1871 - 1963)*
  Margaret Loudeema Little Markham (1872 - 1964)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Johnsonville Cemetery
Johnsonville
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Airrow
Record added: Nov 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22955415
Margaret Loudeema Deema <i>Little</i> Markham
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