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Franklin Marion "Frank" Billings
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1873
Clarke County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 29, 1900
Clarke County
Iowa, USA

The Osceola Democrat, Osceola, Iowa
October 4, 1900, Page 8

The remains of Frank Billings, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ira Billings of Lucas were brought to Bethel chapel Monday, and after funeral services at the church, were laid to rest in Bethel cemetery. He departed this life September 29th. The bereaved parents and relatives have the sympathy of all. Obituary will be published next week.

The Osceola Democrat, Osceola, Iowa
October 11, 1900, Page 10

Marion Franklin Billings was born June 21, 1873, in Clarke county, Iowa, and departed this life September 29, 1900, at his home in Lucas, Lucas county, Iowa, aged 27 years, three months and two days. He had been a sufferer for nearly two years, and was not able to be out much the past year. He was well known here, being a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Welch, whom he spent a week with a short time before his death. He leaves a father, mother, four sisters and two brothers to mourn his departure. He was not a member of any church, but was prepared to go at his Master's call. After he could not utter a word, he made signs to his weeping mother that all was well. The mourning relatives have the sympathy of all. Rev. Pound of Lucas preached the funeral at Bethel chapel on October 1st, after which the remains were laid to rest in Bethel cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Ira D. Billings (1854 - 1921)
  Diannah J. Welch Billings (1849 - 1909)
 
 Siblings:
  Franklin Marion Billings (1873 - 1900)
  Rosa E Southward (1875 - 1967)*
  Henry Albert Billings (1878 - 1957)*
  James Irwin Billings (1880 - 1961)*
  Myrtle Laurel Ashford Wright (1884 - 1948)*
  Cora Blanche Billings Short (1889 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
F.M. SON OF
I.D. & D.J.
BILLINGS
DIED
SEPT. 29, 1900
AGE 27 YRS
3 MOS.
 
Burial:
Bethel Chapel Cemetery
Liberty
Clarke County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Row 08, Grave 26
 
Created by: Karen Brewer
Record added: May 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36823422
Franklin Marion Frank Billings
Added by: K Brimm
 
Franklin Marion Frank Billings
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- Karen Brewer
 Added: Feb. 4, 2011
 
 
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