|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1908|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 2005|
Virginia Carter Askins, 97, Springfield, died Wednesday in Primrose Place Nursing Center. She was born in Brookline, MO, on August 9, 1908, to Dr. Oscar N. and Annie Carter.
She was a longtime school teacher, teaching first grade at Sunshine Elementary and was Principal at Fremont Elementary School.
She was a longtime member of First Baptist Church, Springfield.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James A. Askins.
She is survived by a niece, Mary Carter Stewart, a nephew, Jimmy Carter, other nieces and nephews, and by a God-given friend, Charly Strothkamp.
Funeral services are December 28, 2005, in Greenlawn Funeral Home North, with Pastor Guy Lawyer officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Republic.
SPRINGFIELD NEWS-LEADER, 25/Dec/2005
James A. Askins (1906 - 1994)*
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