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William Daniel Breshears
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1881
Benton County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1957
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Mr. William Daniel Breshears, 3724 Jackson, passed away Feb. 1, 1957, age 75 years. Services 11 am Monday at the chapel on the Paseo at Brush Creek Blvd. - D. W. Newcomer's Sons.


William Daniel Breshears, 75, of 3724 Jackson Avenue, Kansas City, MO, died at his home Feb. 1.

Mr. Breshears had been owner of the Breshears Flower Farm and Nursery at the home address 28 years. He also did the landscape work for 52 homes in the Country Club district. Mr. Breshears, a native of Benton County, Missouri, was a member of the Agnes Avenue Methodist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Amy V. Breshears of the home; a son, Roy S. Breshears, Brooklyn; two brothers, Marian B Breshears, Yucaipa, Calif., and John F. Breshears, Warrensburg; a sister, Mrs. Martha Cobb, Deepwater; his stepmother, Mrs. Margaret Breshears, Warsaw; two stepbrothers, Charles Breshears,, Fairfield, MO, and Lloyd E Breshears, Warsaw; and five stepsisters, Mrs. Bessie Brown, California, Mrs. Gracie Jones, Fairfield, MO, Mrs. Lulu Leaders,, Warsaw, Mrs. Syble Stuwl, Weaubleau, Mo., and Mrs. Maggie Ihrig, Ash Grove, MO.

Services were held at 11:00 am, Feb. 4 in Kansas City. Burial was in Floral Park Cemetery
- Kansas City Times.

Those from Deepwater attending the last rites were Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Cobb, Mrs. James Varner and Everett Hillebrand, also Mrs. Mack Shepard of Clinton.

William was predeceased by his infant brother Alfred Breshears
Family links: 
  Francis Marion Breshears (1860 - 1923)
  Mary Ann Bonds Breshears (1860 - 1890)
  Amy V Breshears (1889 - 1962)*
  William Daniel Breshears (1881 - 1957)
  Marilla Samantha Breshears Henderson (1883 - 1940)*
  Martha Orleana Breshears Cobb (1885 - 1974)*
  John Francis Breshears (1888 - 1969)*
  Alfred Breshears (1890 - 1890)*
  Charles Allen Breshears (1895 - 1994)**
  Margaret E Breshears Ihrig (1896 - 1960)**
  Cyble Dewey Breshears Stull (1900 - 1982)**
*Calculated relationship
Floral Hills Cemetery
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Jan Breshears Thomas
Record added: Jan 10, 2010
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William Daniel Breshears
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William Daniel Breshears
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