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Royle Howard Hansford
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Birth: Mar. 13, 1909
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1960
Jasper County
Missouri, USA

h/o Martha Muriel Hall

Birth: 3rd of four known children in Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri

Census: 1910, age 1 Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri with parents (she, 2nd wife) & two older siblings at 312 west 5th street.

Census: 1930, age 21, Chicago, Cook county, Illinios with wife & infant daughter, renting at 1323 Touhy.

Reportedly lived in Carthage when mother-in-law died at Webb City in 1944.

Reportedly lived at 2347 Utica avenue, Joplin, Jasper county, Missouri when his mother passed away in Joplin in 1947.

Royle and Martha Muriel Hansford resided at 2510 North Florida, in the home his parents, Ed and Nora Kirby Hansford had lived in many years earlier before their passing away.

Royle was a tire dealer and had a dealership called 'Royal Tire' in Joplin.

He had been a patient in Freeman Hospital for 3 weeks prior to his passing away from Cardio-vascular renal disease stemming from diabetes mellitius, a disease that ran genetically in his mother's side of the family.
Death: at Freeman hospital, Joplin, Jasper county, Missouri
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Hedge Lewis Funeral Home in Webb City, Missouri.
The death certificate can be viewed at Missouri Digital Archives/death certificates online website.

Entombment in Oak Crest Abbey Mausoleum
Park Cemetery
Carthage, MO

Father: Edward F Hansford b: 2 AUG 1876 in Missouri
Mother: Nora Kirby b: 28 JAN 1878 in Missouri

Marriage: Martha Muriel Hall b: about 1907
Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri
Married: 1927, most likely, in Jasper county, Missouri

Known Children

Charlotte Jeanne Hansford b: JUN 1929 in Illinois
Royle Winston Hansford
Birth: Mar. 26, 1934
Cook County
Death: Feb. 28, 2012
Collin County

Census Information provided by Bill Boggess

Page 5, Wed., Feb 24, 1960


Royle Howard Hansford, 50, well-known former Carthage resident, died at 2:30 yesterday afternoon in Freeman hospital, Joplin. He had been in ill health the last three years and was bed-fast virtually all of that time. Three weeks ago z he was moved to the hospital.

Mr. Hansford, a son of the late Ed Hansford, a former Jasper county sheriff, and Mrs. Nora Hansford, was born March 13, 1909, in Carthage. The Hansford family lived here for many years and the son, Royle, grew up here and was married in Carthage to Miss Martha Muriel Hall.
Following their marriage, Mr. and Mrs. Hansford lived in Chicago, returning in 1936 to Carthage. He was with the Pioneer Oil Company and the Goodyear Tire Company while in Carthage. From here they went to Clinton and later to Joplin, where he continued in the tire business until his health failed.
Mr. Hansford was a member of St. Phillip's Episcopal Church, Joplin.
Surviving are the wife, Mrs. Hansford, of the home, 2510 North Florida in Joplin; a daughter, Mrs. Richard Fanning of Ennis, TX.; a son, Lt. R. W. Hansford; a sister, Mrs. Ned [Lorene] Rudolph of Edwards, MO.; a brother, Harold Hansford of Albuquerque, New Mexico; and two grandchildren, Susan and Sara Fanning, Ennis.
Mrs. Charlotte Blakey, 431 South McGregor is a sister of Mrs. Hansford.

Family links: 
  Edward F Hansford (1876 - 1952)
  Nora Kirby Hansford (1878 - 1947)
  Martha Murriel Hall Hansford (1907 - 1998)*
  Charlotte Jeanne Hansford Fanning (1929 - 2015)*
  Royle Winston Hansford (1934 - 2012)*
  Lorine Leona Hansford Rudolph (1899 - 1983)*
  Harold E. Hansford (1903 - 1979)*
  Royle Howard Hansford (1909 - 1960)
  Betty Jeanne Hansford (1919 - 1935)*
*Calculated relationship
Park Cemetery
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Oak Crest Abby Mausoleum Row C SWSec Sp 101
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: Jan 30, 2011
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Royle Howard Hansford
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Royle Howard Hansford
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