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Roy Dee Stover, Jr
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Birth: May 12, 1918
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 26, 1970
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Son of Roy D. Stover and his wife, Etha Atchison. Dee was a well-known horse trainer, and a leading trotting and pacing horse driver.

A veteran of WWII, he was a member of Jefferson Post 141 of the American Legion, as well as the United States Trotting Association.

Survivors included his mother, Mrs. Etha Stover of Mt. Vernon; two daughters, Rosita Jenkins of Lincoln, Illinois, and Peggy Carr of Jennings, Missouri; and 3 grandchidren, Anthony Bruce Carr and Julia Gay Carr of Jennings, Missouri, and Michelle Jeannine Jenkins of Lincoln, Illinois. 
 
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 Parents:
  Roy D. Stover (1892 - 1941)
  Etha Atchison Stover (1898 - 1995)
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Mount Vernon
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Richard S. Clark
Record added: Aug 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57079645
Roy Dee Stover, Jr
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