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Mark Vowels
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1885
Wyatt
Mississippi County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1967
Neosho
Newton County
Missouri, USA

About 10 years following the death of his mother, the subject's father married Margaret Ann Shively Raffety. Subject has 3 half-brothers and 1 half-sister from that union, as well as 3 stepbrothers and 1 stepsister from Mrs. Raffety's previous marriage.


Mark Vowels, 81, a long-time resident of the Wyandotte-Seneca area, died at 3:10 p.m. Thursday at Sale Memorial hospital in Neosho following a two-week illness.

Born Nov. 7, 1885, in Wyatt, Mo., Mr. Vowels formerly operated a service station and grocery in Seneca. He was a member of Seneca Methodist church.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Mamie Vowels, and a foster son, Max Moore, of the rural Wyandotte home; two sons, Harold Vowels and Clifford Vowels, both of Seneca; two daughters, Mrs. Lucille Burdick, Tulsa, and Mrs. Edith Walker, Oklahoma City; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Seneca Methodist church with the Rev. Clarence Morrill officiating. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.

Burial will be in the IOOF cemetery, Newtonia, Mo., under direction of Housh-Biddlecome funeral home, Seneca.

Miami (Oklahoma) New Record, March 24, 1967
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Harrison Vowels (1847 - 1919)
  Elyata Keene Vowels (1855 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Mamie V. Troxel Vowels (1889 - 1970)
 
 Children:
  Edith E. Vowels Walker (1911 - 2005)*
  Clifford H. Vowels (1917 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Vowels (1873 - 1909)*
  Gustavus Vowels (1875 - 1876)*
  Mark Vowels (1885 - 1967)
  Albert Vowels (1902 - 1949)**
  Ernest H Vowels (1907 - 1968)**
  Eunice Vowels Shew (1911 - 1972)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Newtonia
Newton County
Missouri, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 06, 2009
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