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George Giddens
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Birth: 1879
Death: 1953

OBIT FROM OLD NEWSPAPER CLIPPING

LIFELONG RESIDENT OF GOWER DIES HERE

George Giddens, 74, lifelong resident of Gower, Mo., died last night at a St. Joseph hospital. Services will be at 2 Saturday from the Murray mortuary, Gower, and burial will be in Frazier cemetery.
Surviving are his widow, Jessye of the home; one brother, Henry Giddens, and two sisters, Miss Delia Giddens and Mrs. Dora Holder, all of Agency.
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The fourth child of John and Sarah was George (Leo) Giddens. He was born 1879 and died in 1953. He married late in life to Jessye Holder. Jessye and George ran the Frazier Store in Frazier, Missouri for many years. After their marriage, they lived in Frazier, Missouri and later relocating to Gower, Missouri. The home that they lived in at Gower, was built by the founder of that fair community, Daniel Smith. George worked as a bartender at the Gower Tavern for many years and his wife Jessye, helped her cousin, Mildred Thompson Weakly and Jack Weakly in the General Store on Main Street in Gower, Missouri. George and Jessye never had any children, but was always entertaining the friends of her niece and nephews

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wesley Giddens (1853 - 1932)
  Sarah Janes Briles Giddens (1855 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessye Holder Giddens (1892 - 1975)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Giddens (1873 - 1918)*
  Ransom Giddens (1875 - 1949)*
  Jackson Giddens (1877 - 1945)*
  George Giddens (1879 - 1953)
  James A. Giddens (1882 - 1931)*
  Henry D Giddens (1884 - 1964)*
  Delia Giddens (1886 - 1955)*
  William H Giddens (1888 - 1953)*
  Dora Giddens Holder (1892 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: son of John Wesley and Sarah Jane (Briles) Giddens, husband of Jessye (Holder) Giddens
 
Burial:
Frazier Cemetery
Frazier
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Jona Runyon
Record added: Feb 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24571318
George Giddens
Added by: Jona Runyon
 
George Giddens
Added by: Jona Runyon
 
George Giddens
Added by: Jona Runyon
 
 
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Rest in peace.
- Diane Pedersen
 Added: Mar. 24, 2014
 
 
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