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John Preston "Jack" Hollingsworth
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1869
Atchison County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1953
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA

Jack was the son of Jacob Hollingsworth & Hannah (Sturgis) Hollingsworth. He married Della Bernice Benefield on March 1, 1900 in Lafayette Co.,MO. They had a son John 'Hubert' and a daughter Myrtle 'Marie' (Snell).
Information says he later had Paul, Linda, and June by a 2nd marriage.~~

The Lexington Advertiser - News; Jan. 12, 1953
Rites Here Today for John Hollingsworth, 83
Funeral services for John Preston Hollingsworth, 83, who died Saturday afternoon at his home in Lexington, were held at 2 O'clock this agternoon at Tempel chapel. Dr. James M. Stafford officiated, and burial was in Machpelah cemetery.
Mr. Hollingsworth had been ill six years. He was born October 16, 1869, in archison, Kans., son of Jacob and Hannah Sturgis Hollingsworth. He was married March 1, 1900, to Della Benefield, who died May 14, 1952.
He had lived in Lexington 60 years.
Survivors include a son, John Hubert Hollingsworth, Lexington; a daughter, Mrs. Marie Snell, of the home; a brother, Joseph H. Hollingsworth, Atchison, and a sister, Mrs. Mandy Pennington, Hydro, Okla. Five Grandchildren and Five great-grandchildren also survive. 
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  Della Bernice Benefield Farr (1884 - 1952)*
  John Hubert Hollingsworth (1907 - 1998)*
  Myrtle Marie Hollingsworth McBrien (1909 - 1998)*
*Calculated relationship
Machpelah Cemetery
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Fred Cornelius Cohoon
Record added: Aug 12, 2009
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John Preston Jack Hollingsworth
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John Preston Jack Hollingsworth
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John Preston Jack Hollingsworth
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