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Mary Frances Miller Lyons
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Birth: Sep. 13, 1911
Henry County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 2001
Henry County
Missouri, USA



Dau of Landon Miller and Edna A. Blakley
m1: Ora Ivan Gregory, Apr 20 1929
ch: John, Edward, Ethel, Robert, Ora Lee, Donald, Mary Ann

m2: William Lyons, Jan 23 1951

b: Sep 13 1911, Henry Co, MO
d: Mar 24 2001, Clinton, Henry Co, MO
bur: Clinton Memory Garden Cemetery, Fields Creek Twp, Henry Co, MO
arr: Sickman & Dunning Funeral Home, Clinton, MO
Clinton Daily Democrat, Mar 28 2001 - Mary Frances (Miller) Lyons, 89, Calhoun, died on March 24, 2001, at the Golden Valley Hospital in Clinton after an extended hospital stay. She was born in Henry County on September 13, 1911, to Landon and Edna (Blakley) Miller. Mary grew up in the Henry County area and was married to Ora Ivan Gregory on April 20, 1929. To this union eight children were born, six sons and two daughters: John of Overton, Nebraska, Charles and wife Lois of Elwood, Nebraska, Edward and wife Evelyn of Overton, Nebraska, Ethel and husband Dean Commins of Warsaw, Robert and wife Florence of Windsor, Ora Lee of Windsor, Donald and wife Amy of Overton, Nebraska, Mary Ann and husband Dennis Dempsey of Calhoun, all of whom survive. She was a member of the Corinth Baptist Church of Huntingdale. Mary's life was spent enjoying her family, traveling, dancing and working in her garden and with her many flowers. Mary and William Lyons were united in marriage on January 23, 1951. Bill also survives Mary and resides at Calhoun. Other survivors include five brothers and three sisters, Leo Miller of Buckner, Luther and wife Wanda Miller of Gothenburg, Nebraska, Lewis and wife, Mildred Miller of Callaway, Nebraska, Raymond and wife, Ruth Miller of Holden, James Miller of Buckner, Beulah Hess of Seeley Lake, Montana, Luevenia Booth of Independence, and Bertha Caylor of Sugar Creek; 37 grandchildren, 95 great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services were held on Monday, March 26, at the Sickman and Dunning Funeral Home. Burial was in Clinton Memory Gardens with grandsons, Michael Gregory, Dale Decker, Dennis E. Dempsey, Richie Tripp, Billy Marvin and Bobby Tripp serving as pall bearers.

(obit from Henry Co. website, used with permission.)

Family links: 
  Landon M. Miller (1884 - 1968)
  Edna Alice Blakley Miller (1895 - 1967)
  William E Lyons (1928 - 2012)
  Beulah Emmaline Miller Gibson (1909 - 2004)*
  Mary Frances Miller Lyons (1911 - 2001)
  Leo McDonald Miller (1914 - 2005)*
  Edward B. Miller (1917 - 1932)*
  Lewis Elsworth Miller (1928 - 2002)*
  Raymond Harold Miller (1931 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Vansant Road Cemetery
Henry County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Sec 5 Lot 211 Space 3
Created by: LaDon Brennan
Record added: Jan 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64689956
Mary Frances <i>Miller</i> Lyons
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