|Birth: ||Apr. 10, 1893|
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 1989|
Wife of Russell E DeVore
Mrs. Sylvia DeVore, 96, formerly of Chatham, died at 12:12 a.m. Tuesday at the Pleasant Hill Village Nursing Home, Girard, IL.
She was born April 10, 1893, in Eagle Bend, Minn., the daughter of John Thomas and Frances Gardner. Before her retirement, she was an elementary school teacher. She was a charter member of Capitol Christian Church. She married Russell DeVore in Montrose, Colo., in 1917, and he died in 1964. Surviving are one son, Richard of Glenarm; four grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be at Chatham Memorial Cemetery. Berry Funeral Home, Auburn, is in charge of arrangements.
State Journal-Register(Springfield, IL) - September 6, 1989
John M Thomas (1849 - 1920)
Francis Elizabeth Gardner Thomas (1855 - 1948)
Russell E DeVore (1890 - 1964)
Chatham Memorial Cemetery
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