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Clara Gertrude Sours Emerson
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1912
Luray
Page County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 2003
Harrisonburg City
Virginia, USA

Clara Gertrude Emerson, 91, of Harrisonburg, died on Thursday, July 24, 2003, at Avante in Harrisonburg.

She was born on Feb. 28, 1912, in Luray and was a daughter of the late Jacob S. and Essie Houser Sours.

Mrs. Emerson was a cattle farmer for 61 years and was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church.

On Dec. 20, 1938, she married Ralph Benton Emerson, who died on April 12, 1986.

She is survived by a sister, Margaret Stover of Harrisonburg.

A graveside service was conducted on Saturday, July 26, at the Mount Zion Cemetery in Luray by the Rev. R. Nicholas Eichelberger
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Siram Sours (1869 - 1943)
  Esther Karene Houser Sours (1880 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Ralph B Emerson (1909 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Rebecca Sours Wheelbarger (1905 - 1990)*
  Edward Russell Sours (1908 - 1989)*
  Clara Gertrude Sours Emerson (1912 - 2003)
  Gregory Nelson Sours (1914 - 1964)*
  Margaret Mildred Sours Stover (1917 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Cemetery
Luray
Page County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: JAC
Record added: Feb 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48717202
Clara Gertrude <i>Sours</i> Emerson
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