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Violet I Jennings Runyon
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1912
Eminence
Shannon County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 2003
Quincy
Adams County
Illinois, USA

VIOLET I. RUNYON OBITUARY

Hannibal Aug. 16, 1912 - Feb. 17, 2003
HANNIBAL - Violet I. Runyon, 90, of Hannibal, died at 10:10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 17, 2003, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.
. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Pastor Ron Runyon will officiate. Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Hannibal.
. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
. Mrs. Runyon was born Aug. 16, 1912, in Eminence to Frank and Matilda Hollenbock Jennings.
. She was married to Clyde Runyon on March 28, 1931. He preceded her in death Jan. 4, 1991.
. Survivors include two sons, Lee Runyon of Jefferson City and James Runyon of Batavia, Ill.; two daughters, Linda Tompkins of Hannibal and Barbara Johnston of Hannibal; 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Lucille Runyon; five brothers; two sisters; one half-brother; and three half-sisters.
. Mrs. Runyon was a homemaker and worked as a volunteer for Beth-Haven Nursing Home for several years. She was a member of South Side Christian Church and RSVP.
. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
Pallbearers will be Shawn Tompkins, Ian Tompkins, Mike Johnston, Scott Cotton, Jason Roberts and Mark Burton.

Published in the Hannibal (MO) Courier-Post, Wednesday, February 19, 2003
 
 
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 Parents:
  Marion Francis Jennings (1868 - 1953)
  Mary Matilda Emily Hollenback Jennings (1869 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Clyde Runyon (1905 - 1991)
 
 Children:
  Lucille L Runyon (1934 - 2001)*
  Barbara Allen Runyon Johnston (1937 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Agnes Jennings Smith (1885 - 1951)*
  Silas Ezra Jennings (1894 - 1978)*
  Edith A Jennings Myers (1896 - 1986)*
  Moses Jay Jennings (1901 - 1996)*
  Lawrence Washington Jennings (1903 - 1986)*
  Ether Bert Jennings (1907 - 1965)*
  Lance Jennings (1910 - 1989)*
  Violet I Jennings Runyon (1912 - 2003)
  Alpha Mae Jennings Carroll (1920 - 1996)**
  Florence Mary Jennings Slaughter (1922 - 1989)**
  Donald Earnest Jennings (1924 - 1996)**
  Jessie Laurene Jennings Ebers (1927 - 1986)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Hannibal
Marion County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Stephanie Cotton
Originally Created by: Wayne Runyan
Record added: Nov 03, 2010
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Violet I <i>Jennings</i> Runyon
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she was the best grandmother ever i loved her much,,
- cindy roberts
 Added: May. 12, 2011

- Heather Cottrell
 Added: Nov. 4, 2010
 
 
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