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Emeline Ruth Galloway Franks
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1903
Death: Dec. 10, 1978

Mrs. Marvin Franks, 74, died Sunday evening Dec 10, 1978 at 5pm in her home at Route 2, Aledo. Funeral services were held today (Wednesday) in the Aledo United Methodist Church. Rev Walter B Pruett, pastor, officiated and burial was in Sugar Grove Cemetery, north of Aledo. Fippinger Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

The former Emeline Galloway was born Dec 23, 1903 in Aledo, a daughter of Elsworth and Jennie Graham Galloway. She was a graduate of Aledo High School. She married Earl Anderson in Aledo on Jan 25, 1922. He died in 1940. She then married Marvin Franks on Sept 13, 1942 in Kahoka, MO and the couple farmed in Millersburg Township. Mrs Franks was a member of the West Aledo Jolly Neighbor Club, the Home Extension Service, The AARP, Columbian Club, and the Mercer County Hospital Auxillary. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Aledo, where she was active in the Priscilla Circle.

Surviving are her husband; three sons, Robert Anderson of Elks Grove Village; Don Anderson of Rock Island, and Larry Anderson of Galesburg; a step-son, Roger Domme of Marietta, GA; nine grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs Dora Rockey of Ottawa, Mrs Stella Hyett of Aledo, and Mrs Eva Pawson of Bradenton, FL. She was also preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harry Earl Anderson (1893 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Robert Earl Anderson (1923 - 1996)*
  Donald Eugene Anderson (1925 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sugar Grove Cemetery
Sugar Grove (Mercer County)
Mercer County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Laura Plummer Ranville
Record added: Aug 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56946326
Emeline Ruth <i>Galloway</i> Franks
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- Laura Plummer Ranville
 Added: Aug. 11, 2010
 
 
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