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Emmett Meadows
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1890
Death: Jan. 2, 1972

Emmett Meadows of Pomona, California died Sunday, January 2, 1972 at 6:10 pm in Pomona Convalescent Hospital following a 5 year illness. Emmett was the son of Philena Rainey and Jasper Meadows, born in DeKalb County, King City, Missouri on July 5, 1890. He went to Pomona, California in 1938 and had lived in Pomona the past 33 years. Emmett and Sophia Gregory were married August 11, 1911 and to this union 6 children were born, two sons, Emmett Jr. and Randolph both of Claremont California, four daughters, Mrs. Franklin Tunks of Kingman, Arizona; Helen Weiland of Claremont, California; Mrs. Wayland Muecke of Pomona, California and Mrs. B. D. Cathey of Richardson Texas. When Emmett was 18 years old he joined the Winslow Methodist Church. He was a security officer at the Los Angeles County fairgrounds for 25 years before he retired in 1962. On June 4, 1950 he and the former Regina Perkins were married. Mr. Meadows if the last of his family, his parents, 3 brothers, Perry, Clarence and Shelby; one sister, Stausie Marshall, a half-sister, Sarah Jane Dabler a half-brother, New Jolliff, all preceded him in death. He is survived by his widow, his 6 children, two step sons, Gene Bruton of Dallas, Texas and J. L. Bruton, Ontario, California also 18 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. Funeral services were held on Wednesday at 3:15 in Todd Memorial Chapel, Pomona. Rev. Paul B. Ryan of the First Baptist Church officiated. Burial was in the Pomona Cemetery. 
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  Regeina Perkins Meadows (1904 - 1985)
  Sophia Deliah Gregory Meadows (1892 - 1933)*
*Calculated relationship
Pomona Cemetery and Mausoleum
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Created by: Sandra Kluge
Record added: Dec 19, 2010
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Emmett Meadows
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