Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Lanhams in:
 • Inglewood Park Cemetery
 • Inglewood
 • Los Angeles County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Cornelia Ruth Munday Lanham
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 29, 1881
Climax
Greenwood County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 18, 1969
Torrance
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Cornelia Ruth Lanham was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and wife to Frank Ewing Lanham. She was mother to 8 wonderful children and was devoted to all of them. Cornelia was able to be at her grandson's wedding (Gary L. Handy) on February 15, 1969 in Inglewood, CA. She did not want to miss it. She passed away 3 months later on May 18, 1969. She is survived by her daughter Helen J. Handy of Inglewood,CA; Her husband Cecil Handy. Daughter Ruth Campbell, Rena Clark- (Cree), and Galda Hellois Grimm. She is also survived by her son Donald Lanham. She was preceded in death by her parents John C. Munday and mother Mary E. Munday. Her husband Frank E. Lanham and two sons; Byron Lanham of Arizona, and her younger son Raymond, who died when he was taken by a illness when he was in his teens. She is also survived by her grandson Gary L. Handy and his wife Marcia A. Handy. Also Grandson; Craig A. Handy and his wife Karen S. Handy; and great granddaughter Shannon Handy. Cornelia was a very loving, and nourishing mother you would want in your own family. We will always remember her. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Cameron Munday (1848 - 1935)
  Mary Elizabeth Richardson Munday (1855 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Ewing F Lanham (1880 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Otho Glenn Lanham (1901 - 1903)*
  Raymond Lanham (1903 - 1911)*
  Donald Elmer Lanham (1906 - 1979)*
  Ruth D Lanham Cambell (1907 - 1980)*
  Byron W Lanham (1909 - 1954)*
  Rena Geneva Lanham Cree (1911 - 2006)*
  Galda Heloise Lanham Grimm (1914 - 1973)*
  Helen Jennefee Lanham Handy (1916 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ella Jane Munday Brooks (1870 - 1947)*
  Raleigh "Rolla" Richardson Munday (1872 - 1943)*
   Munday (1874 - 1874)*
  Ira Taylor Munday (1877 - 1922)*
  Daphene A. Munday Donart (1879 - 1947)*
  Cornelia Ruth Munday Lanham (1881 - 1969)
  Alice Coon Munday Prichard (1883 - 1956)*
  Hugh Everett Munday (1885 - 1963)*
  Jeanette Nettie Munday (1889 - 1900)*
  Elmer Aaron Munday (1891 - 1900)*
  James Otis Munday (1895 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Inglewood Park Cemetery
Inglewood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Lot 106 Miritol Plot
 
Created by: Craig Handy
Record added: Sep 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58731565
Cornelia Ruth <i>Munday</i> Lanham
Added by: Craig Handy
 
Cornelia Ruth <i>Munday</i> Lanham
Added by: JAB
 
Cornelia Ruth <i>Munday</i> Lanham
Added by: JAB
 
 
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

From your great grandson
- Craig Handy
 Added: Nov. 18, 2011
From your great grandson.
- Craig Handy
 Added: Sep. 16, 2010
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service