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Lucious Hillard Babbs
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1891
Salem
Marion County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1974
Pekin
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA

L. Hillard Babbs

L. Hillard Babbs, 82, a retired highway maintenance employee, died at 2:25 p.m. Thursday at Pekin Memorial Hospital, Pekin.
His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at McReynolds Chapel, Stanford, with the Rev. Harry Greuel officiating. Burial will be in Brooks Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the McReynolds Chapel.
He was born December 14, 1891, in Salem, a son of Lucious and Mary Sparks Babbs. He married Emma Smothers June 3, 1914, at Salem.
Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Blanche Cremeens, Peoria; Mrs. Mary Orrick, Pekin; three sons, Leslie, Lexington, Donald and Robert, both of Stanford; 21 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren.
A son, a daughter, three sisters, a brother, a grandchild and a great-grandchild preceded him in death.
Pallbearers will be grandsons of the deceased, Tom Orrick, Dale Babbs, Larry Cremeens, Michael Babbs, Lloyd Orrick and Russell Babbs.

Children of L. Hillard and Emma (Smothers) Babbs
Blanche Y. (Babbs) Cremeens (1915-1974)
Leslie E. Babbs (1917-1982)
Bernice (Babbs) Reardon (1919-1964)
Mary K. (Babbs) Orrick (1923-1999)
Donald Babbs (1925-1997)
Homer D. Babbs (1928-1955)
Robert Babbs 
 
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 Parents:
  Lucious Babbs (1854 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Smothers Babbs (1896 - 1981)
 
 Children:
  Leslie Engene Babbs (1917 - 1982)*
  Donald Babbs (1925 - 1997)*
  Homer Dean Babbs (1928 - 1955)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Edith Babbs Mulvaney-Owen (1886 - 1951)*
  Lucious Hillard Babbs (1891 - 1974)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brooks Grove Cemetery
Stanford
McLean County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Dewey
Record added: Apr 10, 2006
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Lucious Hillard Babbs
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Lucious Hillard Babbs
Added by: Dewey
 
Lucious Hillard Babbs
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To my great-grandpa.
- Dewey Babbs
 Added: Apr. 10, 2006
 
 
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