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Estella Starkey "Stella" Higgins Cheek
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1868
Jefferson County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1918
East Liverpool
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA

Estella Starkey (Higgins) Cheek, 49, of East Liverpool, Ohio, formerly of Wellsburg, Brooke County, West Virginia, passed away to her heavenly home on February 25, 1918.

Stella was born October 8, 1868 in Jefferson County Ohio, the daughter of John Dallas Higgins & Elizabeth J (Ella) Vermillion.

Stella was the great granddaughter of Daniel Higgins Sr & Mary Pegg, & John Revenaugh & Catherine Barnhart, and the granddaughter of Daniel Higgins Jr & Delilah Revenaugh. Stella's daughter Carrie Cheek Seevers made notations regarding these relatives in the family bible.

She is survived by her husband, Posey Franklin Cheek, whom she married October 12, 1886. Also surviving are five daughters, Carrie Vermillion Cheek Seevers, Clara Lou Cheek Lisk, Mabel Marie Cheek Citig, Elsie Gertrude Cheek, and Myra Ella Cheek.

She was proceeded in death by 2 daughters, Estella Blanch Cheek & Pearl Bell Cheek.

Interment will take place at Riverview Cemetery in East Liverpool on February 28, 1918.

Mother of Seven Daughters

Daughter Carrie Vermillion Cheek Seevers
Daughter Clara Lou Cheek Lisk
Daughter Estella Blanch Cheek
Daughter Pearl Bell Cheek
Daughter Mabel Marie Cheek Hood
Daughter Elsie Gertrude Cheek Dalton
Daughter Myra Ella Cheek Clark

Family links: 
  John Dallas Higgins (1844 - 1920)
  Elizabeth Jane Vermillion Higgins (1843 - 1901)
  Posey Franklin Cheek (1865 - 1941)
  Carrie Vermilion Cheek Seevers (1887 - 1983)*
  Clara Lou Cheek Lisk (1890 - 1968)*
  Estella Blanch Cheek (1892 - 1892)*
  Pearl Bell Cheek (1895 - 1896)*
  Mabel Marie Cheeks Hood (1898 - 1971)*
  Elsie Gertrude Cheek Dalton (1900 - 1969)*
  Myra Ella Cheeks Clark (1901 - 1976)*
  Estella Starkey Higgins Cheek (1868 - 1918)
  Anna Blanche Higgins Hughes (1870 - 1942)*
  Benson S. Higgins (1875 - 1933)*
  Bertie Higgins Houghton (1883 - 1919)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverview Cemetery
East Liverpool
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 10 Lot 1405
Created by: Myra Nease Camp
Record added: Jan 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103684383
Estella Starkey Stella <i>Higgins</i> Cheek
Added by: Myra Nease Camp
Estella Starkey Stella <i>Higgins</i> Cheek
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Added by: George Alexander Allison, Jr.
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- Deborah Wall
 Added: Jan. 17, 2013
Rest in Eternal PeaceYour great great granddaughter
- Myra Nease Camp
 Added: Jan. 16, 2013

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