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Jeannette Olive Chalfant Burgess
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1879
Delaware County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1971
Iola
Allen County
Kansas, USA

The Iola (KS) Register
6 March 1971
Mrs. Richard C. Burgess
---Mrs. Olive Burgess, who formerly lived at 420 South Chestnut, died today at the Allen County Hospital.
---Born June 15, 1879, in Delaware County, Indiana, she lived in Hartford City, Indiana, until moving to Kansas in 1907. In 1912 she moved to Iola from Coffeyville. She married Richard C. Burgess on December 4, 1897. He preceded her in death July 27, 1933. A son, Lafe, died in 1960.
---Mrs. Burgess was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church.
---Survivors include a son, Carl Burgess of Iola, eight daughters, Mrs. Orin (Audrey) Crandall of Indiana, Mrs. Jack (Gladys) Stark of Ottawa, Mrs. Clarence (Bonnie) Cleveland and Mrs. Sara Holt of Corpus Christi, Mrs. Robert (Fern) Newton and Mrs. J. C. (Violet) Williams of Kansas City, Mrs. Joe (Della) Boyer of Chanute, Mrs. Lee (Jeanne) St. Clair of Parsons, a sister, Mrs. Edna Weekly of Richmond, Indiana; nine grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.
---Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Waugh-Yokum Funeral Home.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Richard Carl Burgess (1878 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Lafayette Clifford Burgess (1899 - 1960)*
  Gladys Marie Burgess Stark (1901 - 1977)*
  Eugene Carl Burgess (1912 - 2005)*
  Wanda Jeanne Burgess St. Clair (1920 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Iola Cemetery
Iola
Allen County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Genealogy Bug Kate
Record added: Mar 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18517662
Jeannette Olive <i>Chalfant</i> Burgess
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