|Birth: ||Jun. 18, 1924|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 1982|
Des Moines County
John William Humphries, 58, New London, died Friday, Oct. 22 at Burlington Medical Center.
He was born June 18, 1924, at Poplar Bluff, Mo., to Charles and Frances Bescheinen Humphries.
He married Marjorie Murray Gerst Sept. 24, 1966 at Stronghurst, Illinois.
Mr. Humphries worked at the Iowa Army Ammunition Plant.
Surviving: his wife, Marjorie, New London; his mother, Frances, Poplar Bluff;
two brothers, Junior,St. Louis, and Franklin, Buena,Wash;
five sisters, Vada McGown, Cardin, Okla., Delores Ryals, South Lake, Texas, Clara Mae Humphrey, Shirley Birdsong, and Betty Langford, all of Poplar Bluff;
Marian Gerst, Burlington, Karen Humphrey, West Point, Lynette Gerst, West Point, and Janice Hutchinson, New London;
and four grandchildren.
Funeral: 2 p.m. Monday, Elliott Chapel, New London, the Rev. Rod Cooper; Forest Home Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant. Iowa.
Burlington Hawk-Eye, Sunday, October 24, 1982, Burlington, Iowa, United States Of America
Marjorie Jean Murray Humphries (1926 - 2013)*
Forest Home Cemetery
Created by: Michael Stephen Jackson
Record added: Jan 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63988103