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Myrtle May Hahs Crites
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1887
Daisy
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 3, 1972
Jackson
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA

The Southeast Missourian
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
May 4, 1972
Jackson--Mrs. Myrtle M. Crites died Wednesday night at 9:30 in a Jackson nursing home. She was 85 years old.
Mrs. Crites was born Feb. 16, 1887, at Daisy, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Hahs. On Nov. 24 1919, she was married to P.W. Crites, who died in September 1957.
Mrs. Crites had resided on a farm on Highway 34, west of Jackson, for many years, and last year she received her 50-year service pin from the Cane Creek Homemakers Club. She was a member of New McKendree United Methodist Church in Jackson, and was active in church work many years.
Surviving are six sons, Wilbert Crites, Jackson, Rusby C. Crites, Jackson Route 2, Ralph Crites, Eldorado, Ark., John H. Crites and Tom Crites, Jackson Star Route, and Walter L. Crites, Dexter; a daughter, Mrs. Dick Johnson, Warren, Mass.; 26 grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. A son and three brothers preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday afternoon at at the McCombs Funeral Home by the Rev. Donald L. Slover, pastor of McKendree Church. Burial is to be in the Sedgewickville Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry William Hahs (1841 - 1927)
  Susan Rebecca Leonard Hahs (1856 - 1938)
 
 Spouses:
  William Andrew Crites (1881 - 1913)*
  Phillip Walter Crites (1886 - 1957)*
 
 Children:
  Clarence Norman Crites (1909 - 1964)*
  Walter Lee Crites (1929 - 1995)*
  George Crites (1931 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Mary Elizabeth Hahs Crites (1866 - 1940)**
  Christopher Hahs (1867 - 1869)**
  Francis Marion Hahs (1869 - 1948)**
  Barbara Susan Hahs Crites (1871 - 1951)**
  Christian Frederick Hahs (1875 - 1949)*
  Andrew H Hahs (1877 - 1884)*
  Edgar Bruette Hahs (1881 - 1887)*
  Theodore Jefferson Hahs (1884 - 1952)*
  Myrtle May Hahs Crites (1887 - 1972)
  James Otto Hahs (1891 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Sedgewickville Lutheran Cemetery
Sedgewickville
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: brenda joyce
Record added: Feb 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105913538
Myrtle May <i>Hahs</i> Crites
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Myrtle May <i>Hahs</i> Crites
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- brenda joyce
 Added: Feb. 27, 2013
 
 
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