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Bessie Helen Toney Graham
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1907
Brazil
Clay County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1985
Paris
Edgar County
Illinois, USA


Bessie Helen Toney was born to John Denman Toney and Louie May Parvis in Carbon, Clay, Indiana. Grandma had three older brother's who all died in infancy. She was the second of the six surviving children and the mother of Betty Jane Shonk, Margaret Ann Shonk, Raymond Roscoe Shonk.

She divorced my grandfather Raymond. R. Shonk and later remarried to Edgar Lee Graham. They became the parents of Larry Lee Graham & John William Graham.

Grandma is buried near her mother & dad and sister Mary M. Toney James in Edgar Cemetery, Paris, Edgar, Illinois.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Denmon Toney (1870 - 1949)
  Louisa May Parvis Toney (1879 - 1930)
 
 Spouses:
  Edgar Lee Graham (1897 - 1962)*
  Raymond Roscoe Shonk (1903 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  Betty Jane Shonk Vaughn (1925 - 2000)*
  Margaret Ann Shonk Sikanas (1927 - 1956)*
  Raymond Roscoe Shonk (1928 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Edgar Cemetery
Paris
Edgar County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: P. Vaughn
Record added: Sep 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15666564
Bessie Helen <i>Toney</i> Graham
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Bessie Helen <i>Toney</i> Graham
Added by: P. Vaughn
 
Bessie Helen <i>Toney</i> Graham
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With Love Grandma-
- P. Vaughn
 Added: Mar. 9, 2010

- Lorraine Blake
 Added: Aug. 14, 2007

- God bless you & your loved ones, Cindy
 Added: Sep. 11, 2006
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