|Birth: ||Feb. 15, 1900|
Albany (Gentry County)
|Death: ||Jul. 15, 1960|
Floyd Hinton Magee, son of George and Agnes Magee, was born Febr. 15, 1900, at Albany, Mo. In the winter of 1909 the family moved to Nuckolls County, Nebr., where he attended the Ruskin public schools.
On May 3, 1924, he was united in marriage to Lela Jensen. To this union were born two sons and two daughters.
After a few years he and his family moved to a farm in Kansas south of Hardy where they lived continuously until failing health caused him to quit farming. The past nine months he and his wife were employed at the Masonic Home for Boys in Omaha.
He was taken critically ill and passed away in a hospital in Omaha on July 15 at the age of 60 years and 5 months. He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers.
Surviving are his widow, two sons, Marvin of Fairbury and James of Meade, Kans., two daughters, Mrs. Kendig (Georgene) Rupley of Omaha and Mrs. Dean (Shirley) Hobson of Joplin, Mo., eleven grandchildren, five sisters, Mrs. Maude Fallis, Los Angeles, Calif., Mrs. Sue McCann, King City, Mo., Mrs. Katherine Jaspersen (sic), Nelson, Mrs. Esther Garlick, Colorado Spring, Colo., and Mrs Agnes Henriksen of Nelson, an aunt, Mrs. Susie Farley, Chester, several nieces and nephews, besides other relatives and many friends.
He was an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church of Hardy, also of the Masonic and Eastern Star lodges.
Funeral services were held July 18, 1960, at the Lutheran Church in Hardy and interment was in Spring Creek cemetery (sic), with the last rites of the Masonic order at the grave. The sermon at the church was given by Rev. Henry Meyer of Hardy.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, July 21, 1960
George Talbert Magee (1856 - 1936)
Agnes Zerilda Blanchard Magee (1858 - 1938)
Lela J Jensen Magee (1903 - 1983)
Spring Creek Cemetery
Plot: Lot 35, Space 4
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Aug 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57709526