|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1884|
|Death: ||May 31, 1916|
Info from Peggy:
Mrs. Lula Staples, aged 32 years and 4 months of age, wife of Bernard Russell Staples, a farmer residing in the Lookout vicinity, fifteen miles northeast of Sedalia, died at 6 o'clock Wednesday evening [May 31, 1916] at the family home, death being due to double pneumonia.
Mrs. Staples was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Alexis Leftwich, and besides her husband and parents is survived by a little son, aged three years. A brother, C.A. Leftwich, Jr., and sister, Mrs. Curtis Kellerman, also survive.
Mrs. Staples was a niece of Judge E. G. Leftwich, of the county court, and of C.W. Leftwich, of this city. She also is survived by a number of cousins, Mrs. David Roberts, Mrs. F. Shaw, Mrs. George Stevens, Mrs. J.M. Greer and Thomas J. Dillard, of this city.
The funeral was held at 3:30 o'clock Thursday afternoon and interment was in the Ellis cemetery.
Note: w/o B. R. Shaw; d/o C. A. Leftwich and C. P. Ellis
Created by: Kris
Record added: Mar 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49738677
In memory of Lula Leftwich Staples|
Added: Feb. 25, 2013