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Arnold Mears
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1893
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1989
DeWitt County
Illinois, USA

Arnold Mears, 96, of Clinton died 7:11 a.m. Monday (Dec. 18, 1989) in Dr. John Warner Hospital, Clinton.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday in Herington-Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Maroa Cemetery.

Mr. Mears was born in Shelby County, son of W.J. and Jane Mears. He was a retired farmer and a member of First Christian Church, DeWitt County Farm Bureau, DeWitt County Friendship Center. He married Cora York in 1913. She died in 1986.

Surviving are his sons, Howard of Kenney; Chet of Clinton; daughter, Mrs. Joe (Mildred) Maddox of Beason; brother, Paul "Pete" of Kenney; sister, Hazel Clark of Chestnut; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren.

Two sons, one daughter and eight brothers and sisters preceded him in death.

OBIT: 12-19-1989, Herald & Review Newspaper, Decatur, IL. 
Family links: 
  W J Mears (1869 - 1952)
  Mary Jane Hutton Mears (1873 - 1935)
  Cora York Mears (1894 - 1986)
  Arnold Mears (1893 - 1989)
  Leona Mears Walters (1897 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
Maroa Township Cemetery
Macon County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Jul 20, 2010
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Arnold Mears
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