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Edwin R Babbs
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1879
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 21, 1950
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA

NEWTONS 4/22/1950 EDWIN R. BABBS,70 DIES SUDDENLY EDWIN R. BABBS, 70 OF NEWTON, DIED SUDDENLY SHORTLY AFTER NOON FRIDAY IN HIS HOME ON WEST JOURDAN STREET. MR. BABBS HAD APPEARED IN GOOD HEALTH EARLIER IN THE DAY AND HAD BEEN MAKING GARDEN IN THE MORINNING. FUNERAL SERVICES WERE HELD AT 10 OCLOCK MONDAY MORNING AT THE PARKER FUNERAL HOME WITH REV. J. E. SPENCER OFFICIATING. BURIAL WAS IN THE BRICK CEMETERY NORTHWEST OF NEWTON. THE SON OF MR. AND MRS. WILLIAM BABBS, MR. BABBS WAS BORN ON SEPT 29, 1870, IN EFFINGHAM COUNTY. HE WAS A MEMBER OF THE FALMOUTH METHODIST CHURCH. SURVIVING ARE THE WIFE, MINNIE, FOUR SONS, JOHN OF NEWTON, JAMES OF CASEY, EARL OF MAROA AND WALTER OF BISHOP, TEX, FOUR DAUGHTERS, MRS. EFFIE MARIE WARD AND MRS. LYDIA HEMRICH OF NEWTON, MRS. CHARLENE FRAZEE OF NORTH PEKIN AND MRS. ALICE SMITH OF ROCK ISLAND: A BROTHER , HERMAN, BABBS OF NEWTON AND 14 GRANDCHILDREN
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Melville Babbs (1835 - 1923)
  Permelia Hensley Babbs (1838 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Minnie Phillips Babbs (1887 - 1982)
 
 Children:
  John William Babbs (1910 - 1991)*
  Alice Babbs Smith (1912 - ____)*
  Earl Edwin Babbs (1922 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Herman E. Babbs (1868 - 1959)*
  Samuel T. Babbs (1871 - 1899)*
  Jesse Francis Babbs (1876 - 1949)*
  Edwin R Babbs (1879 - 1950)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brick Cemetery
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Mike Phillips
Record added: Aug 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21104428
Edwin R Babbs
Added by: Mike Phillips
 
Edwin R Babbs
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rest in peace
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 Added: Aug. 23, 2007

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