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Charles Wesley Burns
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Birth: May 9, 1874
Preston County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1956
Rowlesburg
Preston County
West Virginia, USA

Obituary: Charles W. Burns.
Charles Wesley Burns, 82, of Rowlesburg, died Wednesday evening, Dec. 5 in Preston Memorial hospital. A son of the late John and Sarah Davis Burns, Mr. Burns was born May 9, 1874, in Tucker County. He was a member of the German Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Maggie Burns; one son, Arthur of Baltimore; step-mother, Mrs. Ellen Burns of Covington, Ohio; one sister, Mrs. Bertha Doody of Germantown, Md.; tow half-sisters, Mrs. Mary Deahl of Middleburg, Md., and Mrs. Edith Bowman of Piqua, Ohio; one brother, Thomas Burns of Keyser; four half brothers, Herbert of Pennsylvania, Robert of Covington, Joe of Try, O., and Allen of Homestead, Fla.; and tow grandchildren.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Watkins School by Ervin P. Benedict of Waynesboro, Pa. Interment was in the family cemetery with the Kiger-Williams Funeral Home of Kingwood in charge of arrangements.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Burns (1849 - 1932)
  Sarah Ann Davis Burns (1851 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Arthur B. "Abe" Burns (1925 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Albert Burns (1870 - 1952)*
  Mary Virginia Burns Cook (1872 - 1948)*
  Charles Wesley Burns (1874 - 1956)
  William Henry Burns (1875 - 1945)*
  Infant Burns (1896 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Watkins Cemetery
Rowlesburg
Preston County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: j miller; AKA-: thestone...
Record added: Mar 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66535112
 

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