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George Swafford Winters
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Birth: Jul. 11, 1905
Morning Sun
Louisa County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 18, 1985
Lee County
Iowa, USA

George S. Winters, 79, of Kahoka, died Tuesday, June 18, 1985, at 7:35 p.m. at Keokuk Area Hospital. The son of Charles and Effie Swafford Winters, he was born at Morning Sun, Iowa, on July 11, 1905. He married Margaret Sommers on July 15, 1964, at Camdenton and she survives. Also surviving are two sons: Howard Winters of Port Angeles, Wash., and Kenneth Winters of Alexandria; one daughter: Mrs. Joe (Sandy) Ewart of rural Alexandria; three step-sons: Floyd N. Sommers of Kahoka, Robert E. Sommers of Luray and Carl B. Sommers of Granger; one step-daughter: Mrs. Charolette Keller of Ames, Iowa; 12 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; 13 step grandchildren; two step great grandchildren; and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and two sisters. Winters was a member of the Bluff Springs Methodist Church and operated Winters Market and Produce in Kahoka, until his retirement. He also worked for the circulation department of the Quincy Herald-Whig. Services were held Friday, June 21, at 11 a.m. at Shaffer and Sons Memorial Chapel with the Rev. James Brice officiating. Burial in Bluff Springs Cemetery. Organist was Alice Heinze; soloist, Dennis Shaffer. Pallbearers were Darrell Winters, Kevin Winters, Kyle Winters, Randy Ewart, Steve Sommers and Brent Sommers. Honorary bearers were Gregory Winters, David Keller, Mark Keller, Kurt Winters, Neil Sommers, Nicholas Keller, Darin Keller and Nicholas Sommers Jr. Memorials may be made to Bluff Springs Cemetery Association. Arrangements by Shaffer and Sons Funeral Home. 
Family links: 
  Charles Fredrick Winters (1854 - 1935)
  Effie Swafford Winters (1866 - 1905)
  Wilma Bertha Caroline Arnold Walls (1913 - 2010)
  Margaret Mary Riney Winters (1916 - 1994)*
  Howard E Winters (1927 - 2015)*
  Henry E. Winters (1878 - 1942)**
  Fredrick C. Winters (1887 - 1958)*
  Lena Winters Florer (1889 - 1968)*
  Frank Leon Winters (1894 - 1980)*
  Paul Raymond Winters (1901 - 1978)*
  George Swafford Winters (1905 - 1985)
*Calculated relationship
Bluff Springs Cemetery
Gregory Landing
Clark County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Oct 29, 2000
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George Swafford Winters
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George Swafford Winters
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George Swafford Winters
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- Kat
 Added: Aug. 30, 2014
May GOD Bless you as you have blessed us all so very well!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Feb. 28, 2014

- Lillie Riney
 Added: Nov. 7, 2011
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