|Birth: ||May 22, 1897|
|Death: ||Nov., 1983|
Obituary - Boonville Daily News, 3 November 1983
Mrs. Mabel Back, age 86, died early today at the Cooper County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, 1983, at the William Wood Funeral Home with the Rev. Vernon Quint officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the Wood Funeral Home from noon Friday until time of the service, with family visitation from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday. Mrs. Back was born May 22, 1897, at Arrow Rock, the daughter of John B. and Lucy Morgan Simms. She married Henry F. Back on May 23, 1922, at Boonville.
He preceded her in death. Mrs. Back was employed as a telephone operator and supervisor at Southwestern Bell until her retirement.
Surviving are one son, Henry F. Back of Bonner Springs, Kan.; one daughter, Mrs. Errett Estes of Blackwater; four grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, three sisters, and eight brothers.
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