|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1883|
|Death: ||Mar. 15, 1953|
Margaret C. Billington-
Margaret Cleora, daughter of James and Matilda Derry McKitrick, was born near Ferris, Illinois, on September 2, 1883, and departed this life as the result of a heart attack on Sunday afternoon, March 15, at the home of her son, Verney, near Wayland. She had been ill for a short time but her death was sudden and unexpected. While still a small child, she came to Missouri with her parents.
On April 19, 1903, she was united in marriage to Joseph V. Billington at Kirksville, Mo. to this union were born three daughters, Mrs. Ruby Lasley, Jacksonville, Ill.; Mrs. Ruth Haines, Kahoka; and Mrs. Goldie Waler, Ashton, Mo., and one son, Verney Billington, Kahoka, all of whom survive, with 14 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
Also surviving is one sister, Mrs. Mary Meeker of Ottumwa, Iowa, and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband in November, 1949, also her parents, one sister and one brother.
She gave her life to Jesus as a young woman and remained a devout Christian throughout the years. She always enjoyed her church work and service.
Funeral services are at Karle's Funeral Home in Kahoka, Mo., at 10:00 o'clock Wednesday morning, March 18.
James Harvey McKitrick (1842 - 1917)
Matilda Elsie Derry McKitrick (1858 - 1907)
Joseph Verney Billington (1880 - 1949)
Mary Ruth Billington Morrow (1903 - 1970)*
Goldie May Billington Walker (1910 - 1977)*
Maintained by: Jessica
Originally Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Oct 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8015951