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Lois Estelle Pitchford
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1917
Henry County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 2000
Independence
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Lois Estelle Overcast born near Puryear, Henry, TN and died in Independence, Jackson, Missouri where she lived with her family for about 50 years. Lois Estelle was one of eight gdaughters of Louisa Conlatha “Lois C “Arnn” Overcast, for whom Lois was named. All the girls were good friends throughout their lives. Lois “Arnn” Overcast was the gdaughter of Lacy “Martin” Lankford (1803-1880), a Cherokee who escaped in Tennessee while on a forceful march from her Virginia homeland. Lois Estelle was the youngest child of Nancy Porter “Nan’ Jones 1877 TN–1856 Henry Co TN and her spouse George Franklin Overcast 1877 Henry Co TN-1933 Henry Co TN. After WWII in about 1945 Lois married Harry Pitchford in Tennessee. They lived in the Topeka, Kansas area for several years before moving to Independence in 1953. Lois was an active member of the East 39th RLDS church where she was a girls leader among other activities. She volunteered at the Independence Regional Nearly New Shop for more than 20 years. Lois and Harry had four daughters who are living at the time of this obituary. Lois was my mother’s 1st cousin and best friend. Questions are welcomed by clicking on my name. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Frank Overcast (1876 - 1933)
  Nannie P Jones Overcast (1874 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Harry J. Pitchford (1917 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edna Earl Overcast Gallimore (1890 - 1981)*
  Heston Glenn Overcast (1907 - 1973)*
  Nannie Cecil Overcast Butts (1911 - 1985)*
  David Howard Overcast (1911 - 1961)*
  Mildred Overcast Manning (1915 - 1985)*
  Lois Estelle Pitchford (1917 - 2000)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Memory Gardens
Independence
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Bettye Sue
Originally Created by: Jean ღ
Record added: Mar 26, 2008
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Lois Estelle Pitchford
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Lois Estelle Pitchford
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 Added: Mar. 26, 2008
 
 
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