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Bessie Marie Major Daugherty
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1920
Albia
Monroe County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 7, 2011
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA

Bessie M. Daugherty, 90, was born November 7, 1920, in Albia, Iowa, the daughter of Homer Major and Stella Martin. She died Saturday, May 7, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Bessie is survived by her daughters, Joy (Charles) Callaway of Colorado and Deborah (Marion) Larkins of New Virginia; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Daugherty; and daughter Deanna (Saul) Bergis.

A graveside service will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2011, at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery, 1 NE 60th Avenue. Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens is handling arrangements.

Online condolences may be made to:
www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Homer Leroy Major (1890 - 1970)
  Stella Viola Chester Major Martin (1899 - 1980)
 
 Spouse:
  John William Daugherty (1917 - 1999)*
 
 Children:
  Deanna K Daugherty Bergis (1948 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lloyd Leroy Major (1917 - 1979)*
  Bessie Marie Major Daugherty (1920 - 2011)
  George Albert Major Martin (1923 - 2008)*
  Mary Lou Major Parsons (1936 - 1969)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section: Reverence - Lot 15 Grave: 2
 
Maintained by: Barb of PA
Originally Created by: Katie Lou
Record added: Oct 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98346684
Bessie Marie <i>Major</i> Daugherty
Added by: Katie Lou
 
Bessie Marie <i>Major</i> Daugherty
Added by: Katie Lou
 
Bessie Marie <i>Major</i> Daugherty
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