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Lou Ella Duke Chesshire
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1889
Delta County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1979
Red River County
Texas, USA

The Lamar County Echo, July 1979. 'Mrs. B. Chesshire, 90, of Bogata, died Saturday, July 21, 1979, in Red River Haven Nursing Home. Funeral services were held Monday, July 23, at the First Baptist Church in Bogata, with the Rev. James Barnes officiating. Burial was in the Bogata Cemetery under the directions of Grant Funeral Home.

Lou Ella Duke Chesshire was born June 4, 1889, in Delta County, a daughter of Rufus M. and Martha Carroll Duke. She married Mr. Chesshire on January 6, 1918 in Cooper and moved to Red River County in 1940. She was a Baptist.

Survivors are a son, Weldon B. Chesshire of Greenville, South Carolina; five daughters, Mrs. Roy Prater of Bogata, Mrs. Estelle Clark and Mrs. Frank (Faye) Dorsey both of Dallas, Mrs. John (Jean) Moore of Clarksville, and Mrs. Phillip (Margie) Lamaster of Houston; 21 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Pallbearers were grandsons'. 
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  Blufus Cheshier (1885 - 1968)*
*Calculated relationship
Bogata Cemetery
Red River County
Texas, USA
Created by: Crackers
Record added: May 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37368990
Lou Ella <i>Duke</i> Chesshire
Added by: Betty Harrigill, Hall
Lou Ella <i>Duke</i> Chesshire
Added by: Betty Harrigill, Hall
Lou Ella <i>Duke</i> Chesshire
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Rest In Peace - Bush Family Relative
- DLewis
 Added: Feb. 23, 2011
Rest in the arms of God.
- Betty Harrigill, Hall
 Added: Oct. 26, 2010

- Crackers
 Added: May. 22, 2009

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