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Lelah Oakes Addis
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1870
Death: Jan. 31, 1917

Obituary Decatur, IL Wednesday Daily Review Jan 31, 1917

THE FUNERAL OF MRS. LELAH ADDIS, WIFE OF WALTER K. ADDIS WAS HELD AT 2 OCLOCK FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FAMILY RESIDENCE, 1020 S WEBSTER STREET. THE SERVICES WERE CONDUCTED BY REV. E. L. SHAVER, ASSISTED BY REV. HOMER MONTGOMERY OF ARGENTS. THERE WAS A LARGE ATTENDANCE, THE HOUSE BEING FILLED WITH FRIENDS AND MANY BEAUTIFUL FLORAL TRIBUTES WERE SENT.
THE MUSIC WAS FURNISHED BY MRS. HARRY C. FLORY AND MRS. VERNE SLEETER. THE FLOWERS WERE IN CHARGE OF MRS. DAVIS B. FOLRATH, MRS. FRANK A. SONGER, MRS. JOHN SHEPHERD, MRS. ROBERT STEWART, MISS CORA OFFENSTEIN AND MISS MINNIE JAMES.
THE PALLBEARERS WERE CHARLES STARE, JOHN SHEPHERD, FRED HOTT, GEORGE JOHNSON, MARK H. MCEVOY AND JOLLY JAMES. THE INTERMENT AS IN GREENWOOD CEMETERY. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Clay Oakes (1846 - 1907)
  Sarah Wilson Oakes (1856 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter K. Addis (1859 - 1929)
 
 Sibling:
  Lelah Oakes Addis (1870 - 1917)
  Thomas W Oakes (1872 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Mother
 
Note: very old stone, broken, death __78?
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: janet donner
Originally Created by: kpet
Record added: Feb 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48231691
Lelah <i>Oakes</i> Addis
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