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Mary Palmer Biggs
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Birth: May 13, 1850
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1918

DECATUR REVIEW 6/27/1918

MRS. MARY BIGGS DIED AT 9 O'CLOCK WEDNESDAY EVENING AT THE RESIDENCE OF HER DAUGHTER, MRS. H. TURPIN EIGHT MILES SOUTHEAST OF DECATUR. SHE WAS SEVENTY YEARS OLD. HER DEATH WAS CAUSED BY INFLAMMATION OF THE BOWELS. MRS. BIGGS HAD BEEN ILL FOR A MONTH BUT HAD BEEN CONFINED TO HER BED ONLY A LITTLE OVER A WEEK. HER HUSBAND DIED ABOUT THREE YEARS AGO.
MRS. BIGGS WAS BORN IN CINCINNATI, OHIO. SHE CAME TO MACON COUNTY WHEN SHE WAS TWENTY YEARS OLD AND FOR THE PAST FIFTY YEARS HAD LIVED NEAR DECATUR. SHE WAS WELL KNOWN AND HAD MANY FRIENDS. SHE WAS A MEMBER OF THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH.
MRS. BIGGGS IS SURVIVED BY FOUR CHILDREN, MRS. ALICE PONDS OF LONG CREEK, MRS. ELLA TURPIN OF MT. ZION, GEORGE DAVIDSON OF MT. ZION AND I. O. DAVIDSON OF DECATUR.
THE FUNERAL WILL PROBABLY BE HELD FRIDAY MORNING AT THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN MT. ZION.

OBITUARY FURNISHED BY JANET DONNER 
 
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 Spouse:
  Duncan A Biggs (1825 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Rosa B. Travis Davidson (1879 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Cemetery
Mount Zion
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: kpet
Record added: Oct 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99403803
Mary <i>Palmer</i> Biggs
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