Joretta Hulsey Palmer was the wife of William T. Palmer. Her parents were Stephen M. Hulsey & Sarah Jane Simmons.
Joretta & William had 5 children: Harry, Zola, Byrtus (info indicates his first name was actually William), Pallas (called Pallie) and Charlotte. William, Zola & Byrtus are also buried here at Mt Hope.
Joretta died April 30, 1945 @ 1.40PM (Sunday afternoon) at her home (1320 West Nelson Street, Joplin, MO). She had lived in this area for 66 years. Her funeral was conducted by Rev Fred B. Kinnell. She had been ill for several months before she passed away.
Surviving were all 5 of her children, 2 grand-daughters and 3 nieces.
A younger sister, Jessie Viola Hulsey Simon (who died in 1934), also buried here at Mt Hope, was the wife of my great uncle, Harry Simon.
Info submitted 4/9/11.
William T Palmer (1867 - 1913)
Zola Jayne Palmer (1896 - 1972)*
Byrtus William Palmer (1899 - 1975)*
Charlotte Lorrain Palmer Mills (1909 - 1960)*
Mount Hope Cemetery
Plot: Section 4
Maintained by: Joyce Snell
Originally Created by: Kelly
Record added: Jul 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54797234
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.