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Lovina May Waterman Shears
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1873
Watertown
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1959
Parkersburg
Wood County
West Virginia, USA

Mrs. Lovina May Shears, 86, died early yesterday morning at the Tipton nursing home, 1018 Murdoch Av., following an extended illness.

She was born Oct. 20, 1872, at Watertown, OH.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Blance Bever of Akron; a son, George Shears of Parkersburg; 24 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the 19th St. Church of God with the Rev. E. J. Gibson officiating. Burial will be in the IOOF cemetery.

Services are under the direction of the Shaver and Co. funeral home where friends may call.


Daughter of the late Daniel and Charlotte (Nulton) Waterman

Married George Washington Shears Sr.

Their children:

Blanche (Shears) Bever
Birth: August 13, 1891
Death: April 1978

George Washington Shears Jr.
Birth: March 26, 1892
Death: November 7, 1960

Ralph Dewey Shears
Birth: February 7, 1901
Death: March 30, 1951


Brothers and Sisters:

Nancy (Waterman) Steeber Step-Sister
Birth: April 6, 1845

Sylvenus Waterman Step-Brother

Elizabeth Waterman Step-Sister

Mary Jane (Clark) Throop Step-Sister
Birth: 1859
Death: 1915

Sarah F. (Clark) King Step-Sister
Birth: 1862
Death: 1921

Charles Clark Step-Brother
Birth: 1864

Charles Waterman Step-Brother
Birth: October 8, 1849
Death: July 2, 1906

Clarissa "Carrie" Bosworth Waterman
Step-Sister
Birth: January 4, 1853
Death: June 3, 1933

John Osmer Waterman Step-Brother
Birth: September 1862
Death: October 12, 1948

Sherman Waterman
Birth: May 3, 1868
Death: December 17, 1945

Daniel Waterman
Birth: June 26, 1874
Death: December 11, 1945

David E. Waterman
Birth: July 3, 1876
Death: February 5, 1958

Seth Waterman
Birth: August 9, 1882
Death: April 8, 1959


Remarried: Ernest B. Chalphant





 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Waterman (1823 - 1900)
  Charlotte Nulton Waterman (1840 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  George Washington Shears (1850 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  Blanche Shears Bever (1891 - 1978)*
  George Washington Shears Jr. (1892 - 1960)*
  Ralph Dewey Shears (1901 - 1951)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Waterman (1849 - 1906)**
  Lovina May Waterman Shears (1873 - 1959)
  Daniel Waterman (1874 - 1945)*
  David E. Waterman (1876 - 1958)*
  Seth W. Waterman (1882 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Parkersburg Memorial Gardens
Parkersburg
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Brenda
Record added: Jun 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27237493
Lovina May <i>Waterman</i> Shears
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Lovina May <i>Waterman</i> Shears
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 Added: Feb. 6, 2011
Rest In Peace
- Brenda
 Added: Feb. 6, 2011

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 Added: Feb. 6, 2011
 
 
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