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Josephine Ornettie "Nettie" Parks Watson
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1874
Dexter
Dallas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 20, 1923
Correctionville
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA

Obit in The Correctionville News, 25 January 1923, page 1: Josephine Ornettie Parks was born in Dexter, Dallas Co., Iowa, November 27, 1874, and died at Correctionville January 20, 1923, being at the time of her death 48 years, 1 month and 23 days. She was the daughter of Isaac and Mary Parks, both of whom have preceded her in death. At the age of ten she removed with her parents to Danbury where she grew to womanhood. On February 28, 1897, she was united in marriage to Albert Allen Watson at Danbury. After the marriage they removed to Correctionville where they have since resided with the exception of the past five years which were spent near Howard, South Dakota. To this union two children were born, Harold Vinton and Dorothy Ada. She leaves to mourn her loss her husband, son and daughter, also five sisters and one brother: Mrs. Olive Jerman, Remsen; Mrs. Mae Warren, Battle Creek, Iowa; Mrs. Cora Leetch, Danbury; Mrs. Cleo Utesch and Mrs. Alice Cohrt both of Correctionville; and Mr. Arthur Parks of LeMars. Her death was due to a complication of diseases, being in failing health for the past four years. She united with the M.E. church here in 1894 under the pastorate of Rev. Glasgow. She was also a member of the Yeoman Lodge, the Royal Neighbors, and the Rebekah lodge of this place. The funeral was held Monday afternoon at 2:30 at the M.E. church with Rev. J.L. DeWitt officiating. The remains were interred in the Correctionville Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac James Parks (1849 - 1904)
  Mary Catharine Ortman Parks (1851 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Albert Allen Watson (1874 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Ulysses Parks (1870 - 1921)*
  Lydia Olive Parks Jermann (1872 - 1942)*
  Josephine Ornettie "Nettie" Parks Watson (1874 - 1923)
  Mae Elizabeth Warn (1877 - 1957)*
  Lotta Luella Stamper (1879 - 1911)*
  Albert Alonzo Parks (1881 - 1883)*
  Arthur James Parks (1883 - 1944)*
  Cora Ellen Parks Cardwell (1886 - 1965)*
  Stella Agnes Parks (1887 - 1891)*
  Harrison Hova Parks (1889 - 1889)*
  Orval Charles Parks (1890 - 1890)*
  Mary Cleao Parks Utesch (1892 - 1960)*
  Addie Pearl Parks Wright (1894 - 1921)*
  Alice Gertrude Parks Cohrt (1897 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Correctionville Cemetery
Correctionville
Woodbury County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: JMeister
Record added: Sep 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42312519
Josephine Ornettie Nettie <i>Parks</i> Watson
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Josephine Ornettie Nettie <i>Parks</i> Watson
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Josephine Ornettie Nettie <i>Parks</i> Watson
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