|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1920|
|Death: ||Oct. 26, 1957|
Mrs. Cyril Cornwell, 36, Osage, died Saturday evening at Mitchell County Memorial Hospital , apparently as a result of flu complications. Mrs. Cornwell, suffering heart illness for some time, was admitted to the hospital with an unidentified type of the flu. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Champion Funeral Home in Osage. Mrs. Cornwell was born in Osage, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Tubbs. She is a graduate of Osage High School and was married in 1939. She is survived by her husband and mother, two sons, Richard 15, and Allen, 19, and three daughters , Elizabeth, 15; Kay, 13; and Carol, 6. Also surviving are five sisters and one brother. The sisters are Grace Tubbs, Osage; Mrs. William (Kathryn) Gardner, Mrs. John (Shirley) Tesar, and Mrs. James (Helen) Appleton, all of Cedar Rapids, and Mrs. Mel (Betty) Werner, Davenport. The brother is Rollin Tubbs, Osage.
October 28th, 1957
Mason City Globe Gazette
Credit: Scot Appleton
Oct 29, 1957
Funeral in Osage Held Tuesday for Mrs. Cyril Cornwell
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at the Champion Funeral Home in Osage for Mrs. Cyril Cornwell, 37, of Osage,who died at Mitchell County Memorial hospital Saturday night.
Mrs. Cornwell had had a heart condition since suffering an attack of rheumatic fever at the age of 13. She contracted flu and pneumonia last week and was taken to the hospital shortly before she died.
The Rev. Hugh M. Wright, pastor of the Baptist church in Osage, was in charge of the services. Burial was in the Osage cemetery.
Marian Ruth Tubbs was born on a farm near Mitchell, August 28, 1920, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Tubbs. She had lived in Osage since infancy. She attended the Osage schools, graduating from high school here. Her marriage to Cyril Cornwell took place September 3, 1938. She had been a member of the Baptist church since girlhood, had been a member of the choir of that church, and had been active in her Sunday school class and the Ann Judson Circle.
Preceding her in death were her father and three children.
Surviving her are her husband, Cyril,her mother, Mrs. Bessie Tubbs of Osage, and five children: Richard, Elizabeth,Mary Kay, Allen and Carol, all at home; one brother, Rolland Tubbs of Osage, and five sisters: Grace Tubbs of Osage; Mrs. James Appleton, Mrs.William Gardner and Mrs. John Tesar of Cedar Rapids; and Mrs. Melvin Warner of Davenport.
Credit: Kathy Pike
John Ray Tubbs (1886 - 1953)
Bessie Button Tubbs (1886 - 1969)
Cyril Earl Cornwell (1904 - 1960)*
Lawrence Cyril Cornwell (1941 - 1941)*
Dean Cornwell (1946 - 1946)*
Gene Cornwell (1946 - 1946)*
Baby Girl Cornwell (1948 - 1948)*
Grace Allene Tubbs (1913 - 1995)*
Helen Rae Tubbs Frazier (1916 - 1963)*
Merlyn Dean Tubbs (1918 - 1919)*
Marian Ruth Tubbs Cornwell (1920 - 1957)
Kathryn Jean Tubbs Gardner (1922 - 2003)*
Shirley Mae Tubbs Tesar (1925 - 2009)*
Rollin Ray Tubbs (1930 - 1975)*
Note: Daughter of John Ray and Bessie (Button) Tubbs, wife of Cyril Cornwell
Created by: K. Pike
Record added: May 11, 2005
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