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Iris Edna Wakefield Bollinger
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1909
Silva
Wayne County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1967
Poplar Bluff
Butler County
Missouri, USA

Daughter of James Pinkeny & Nancy Minerva (Allen) Wakefield
She married Carl Walter Bollinger.

Children:

Billy Lee Bollinger 1931-1976
James Lafayette Bollinger, Sr. 1934-1985
Roy Eugene Bolliner 1932-
Jerry Bollinger
Helen Bollinger Feazel
Joyce Bollinger Warrick
Katy Bollinger

Obituary:

Iris Bollinger Funeral held at New Prospect Church.

Iris Edna Bollinger, daughter of James Pinkney and Nancy
(Allen) Wakefield, was born in Silva, MO. on March 4, 1909
and died suddenly at the Doctors Hospital in Poplar Bluff,
MO. at the age of 58 years, 1 month and 23 days.
On June 12, 1926 she was united in marriage to Carl Walter
Bollinger and to this union seven children were born.
She leaves to mourn her departure her husband Carl W.
Bollinger of Silva, four sons, Billy of Cahokia, Ill.,
Roy of Piedmont, James of Silva, and Jerry of the U.S.
Army stationed in Fort Riley Kansas, three daughters,
Helen Feazel of Cahokia Ill., Joyce Warrick and Katy
Bollinger both of Silva, 10 grandchildren also survive.
She leaves one brother Chester Wakefield of Cahokia, Ill.,
six sisters, Grace Westmoreland of Patterson, Pearl
DeSpain of Marquand, Virgie Allen of Piedmont, Junita
Joy of Eureka Kansas, Loah Twidwell and Velda Schlater
both of Cahokia, Ill., and a host of other relatives and
friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents, two brothers,
Ira and Winfred Wakefield, and one sister Gloia Wakefield.
In 1936 Mrs. Bollinger professed her faith in Christ
and united with the New Prospect Baptist Church. She was
a faithful member and served as a Sunday School teacher.
She will be sadly missed by her family and her many
friends.
Funeral services were held at the New Prospect Church
Sunday, April 30, at 2:00 P.M., with the Rev. L.A. Davis
and the Rev. Orla Parker officiating. Music was by the
Twidwell family with Leah Greer, pianist. Pallbearers
were nephews.
Interment in the New Prospect Cemetery was by the
Gish-Bowles Funeral Home, Wayne County, MO.


 
 
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 Parents:
  James Pinkney Wakefield (1873 - 1950)
  Nancy Minerva Jane Allen Wakefield (1881 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Carl Walter Bollinger (1899 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Helen Louise Bollinger Feazel (1926 - 2004)*
  Billy Lee Bollinger (1931 - 1976)*
  Roy Eugene Bollinger (1932 - 2011)*
  James Lafayette Bollinger (1934 - 1985)*
  Joyce Ann Bollinger Warrick (1945 - ____)*
  Katy Jane Bollinger Smith (1949 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Grace Mae Wakefield Westmoreland (1898 - 1967)*
  Lucy Pearl Wakefield DeSpain (1900 - 1974)*
  Virgie Ann Wakefield Allen (1902 - 1989)*
  Ira Edward Wakefield (1905 - 1964)*
  Gloia Evelyn Wakefield (1906 - 1908)*
  Iris Edna Wakefield Bollinger (1909 - 1967)
  Winfred Charles Wakefield (1911 - 1915)*
  Chester Floyd Wakefield (1913 - 1968)*
  Loah Irene Wakefield Twidwell (1915 - 1979)*
  Juanita Virginia Wakefield Joy (1917 - 1988)*
  Velda Lucille Wakefield Schalter (1919 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Prospect Cemetery
Silva
Wayne County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Cindy Leach Donigian-Mil...
Originally Created by: Robert G. Bennett
Record added: Feb 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24696812
Iris Edna <i>Wakefield</i> Bollinger
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Iris Edna <i>Wakefield</i> Bollinger
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Iris Edna <i>Wakefield</i> Bollinger
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- Cindy Leach Donigian-Miller
 Added: Jan. 13, 2009
 
 
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