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James Francis "Frank" Edmonson
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1887
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1940
Ahwahnee
Madera County
California, USA

Fresno Bee (Fresno, California)
July 28, 1940 (Sunday)

" J. F. Edmonson, 53, Ex Merced Teacher, Dies.

MERCED (Merced Co.), July 27. Funeral services for James Francis Edmonson, age 53, of Merced, who died at Ahwanhee Sanitorium today [July 27], will be held in the Welch-Nelson Chapel [in Merced] at 2 P.M. Monday [July 29] with Rev. E. J. Ulmer of Caruthers officiating.

Edmonson had lived in Merced for two and a half years and until early this year was an agricultural teacher at the Merced Union High School. He had been ill since his retirement. He was born in Clayton, Ind[iana], coming to California eleven years ago.

Surviving him are his widow, Mrs. Ollie Edmonson, two sons, Vance and James; a daughter, Joan, all of Merced; two sisters, Mrs. Blanche Thompson, Indiana, and Mrs. Ruth Nimal, West Virginia; a brother Alva T. Edmonson, Indiana.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Merced." END

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"Vital Statistics.
Welch-Nelson Mortuary, Merced.

EDMONSON - In Ahwahnee, Calif., July 27, 1940, James Francis Edmonson, age 53; devoted husband of Mrs. Ollie Edmonson of Merced; loving father of Joan Edmonson, Merced; Vance Edmonson, Merced, James Edmonson, Merced; beloved brother of Mrs. Blanche Thompson, Clayton, Indiana, Mrs. Ruth Nimal, Parkersburg, W. Va., and Alva P. Edmonson, Clayton, Indiana; affectioniate father in law of Mrs. Maude [nee Harlan] Edmonson, Merced. Friends are cordially invited to attend services to be held in the Ivory Chapel of Welch-Nelson Mortuary July 29th at two P.M. Rev. E. J. Ulmer will officiate. Interment will follow in the family plot in the Evergreen Memorial Park [in Merced.]" END 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Columbus Francis Edmonson (1854 - 1929)
  Amy Elizabeth Thrift Edmonson (1858 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Ollie Alean Swearengin Edmonson (1886 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Vance V Edmonson (1915 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alva Thrift Edmonson (1879 - 1961)*
  Blanche Grayson Edmonson Thompson (1883 - 1978)*
  James Francis Edmonson (1887 - 1940)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Memorial Park
Merced
Merced County
California, USA
Plot: Section 34 Plot 18
 
Created by: Steve Harrison
Record added: Jun 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71774246
James Francis Frank Edmonson
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 
James Francis Frank Edmonson
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