|Birth: ||Jun. 13, 1903|
|Death: ||Jul. 13, 1966|
Hollis Delbert Hyde is the son of Horace and Gertrude "Jennie" (Cone) Hyde. Born in the Brock community in Scotland County, Missouri, he married Nellie Bernice Smith, daughter of Roy Sample Smith and Beulah Benton (Honiter) Smith, in Granger, Missouri, on Christmas eve in 1922. Hollis and Nellie farmed in Union Township, Scotland County for their whole lives, raising a family of twelve children. After the death of his father in 1941, Hollis' mother Jennie Gertrude (Cone) Hyde moved in with the family and remained there until her death in 1944.
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Hollis Delbert Hyde was born June 13, 1903, Memphis, Missouri and passed away on July 13, 1966 at his home after several months illness. He was the son of Horace and Jennie Cone Hyde and lived in Scotland County on a farm all of his life. On December 24, 1922 he was united in marriage to Nellie Smith of Memphis, Mo. and to this union twelve children were born. Surviving are his wife, Nellie, eleven children, Charles of Memphis, Mrs. Genevieve Ridge of Marina, Calif., Mrs. Mary Drummond of Memphis, Mrs. Ruth Moore of Keokuk, Iowa, Mrs. Carol Bundy and Delbert Hyde of Independence, Mo., Phillip of Memphis, Mrs. Virginia Bertram, Gorin, Misses Nelda and Barbara of Kirksville, and Leland, Memphis, twelve grandchildren and one great grandchild, and one brother, Virgil Hyde of Arbela. He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Evelyn Gatlin in January, 1964. He was a member of the Brock Methodist church. He was a kind and loving husband and father and will be missed by all.
Services were held from the Brock Methodist church, Saturday, July 16 at 2:00 p.m. conducted by Rev. Frank Barnett. Burial was in Brock cemetery. Body bearers were Dick Hyde, Lee Hyde, Bert Mankopf, Glen Hyde, Arthur Hyde, Jr. and Oscar Mankopf.
Hollis Delbert Hyde obituary, Memphis, Missouri, Memphis Democrat, 21 Jul 1966, p. 5, col. 4 used with permission)
Thanks to Linda Brown for sharing this obituary.
Horace Hyde (1874 - 1941)
Jennie Gertrude Cone Hyde (1876 - 1944)
Nellie Bernice Smith Hyde (1905 - 1968)
Charles William Hyde (1924 - 1977)*
Helen G. Hyde Ridge (1925 - 1987)*
Mary Jean Hyde Drummond (1928 - 2012)*
Evelyn Marie Hyde Gatlin (1931 - 1964)*
Ruth Ellen Hyde Moore (1933 - 2014)*
Phillip Neal Hyde (1939 - 2009)*
Hollis Delbert Hyde (1903 - 1966)
Virgil Morton Hyde (1907 - 1983)*
Created by: Larry and Jane
Record added: Aug 24, 2006
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