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James Samuel Burford
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1859
Stockton
Cedar County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1935
La Grande
Union County
Oregon, USA

James S Burford, 76 year old pioneer of Union County, died this morning (June 25, 1935) at the Grande Ronde hospital after a short illness. (He was born February 19, 1859 per funeral card).

Funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Methodist church at Cove with Rev. Smits in charge of the services. Burial will take place at the family plot in the Cove Cemetery. Friends may view the body at the chapel of Walters Funeral Home.

Mr. Burford crossed the plains to Oregon at the age of 17 years and has been a resident of Cove the last 53 years. He was a member of the I.O.O.F. lodge at Cove.

Survivors include six sons; William, Orphia, Frank, and Archie, all of Union: Arthur of Sandpoint, Ida., and Claude Burford, of Salem and six daughters; Mrs. Vivian Mytinger of Pendleton; Mrs. Hazel Hartley of Cove; Mrs. Ruth Cockrell of Union; Mrs. Bina Vann and Mrs. Opal Gassett, of Cove, and Mrs. Leitha Parr of Everett, Wash.

 
 
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  Minnie Rundall Burford (1865 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cove Cemetery
Cove
Union County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Michelle Drayton-Fisher
Record added: Aug 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95419497
James Samuel Burford
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James Samuel Burford
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