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William Wesley Francis
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1875
Lutesville
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1960
Lutesville
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA

Son of Byrd L. Francis and Sarah 'Sally' (Crites) Francis.
Married Laura Mandanie Schell 09/Apr/1895 at Bollinger Co., MO.

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William W. Francis, 85 year old retired farmer, died Monday at his home in Lutesville, following a lengthy illness. Mr. Francis, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. B.L. Francis, was born near Lutesville, February 7, 1885. He spent his entire life in this county, where he had farmed until his retirement several years ago.
About 66 years ago he married Laura M. Schell, who preceded him in death Aug. 7, 1956.
He is survived by two sons, W.M. Francis of Lutesville, MO; Clarence H. Francis of Lutesville, MO; two daughters, Mrs, Edith Farrar of Canoga Park, CA; Mrs. Jessie Higbee of Canoga Park, CA; eleven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at the Methodist Church in Lutesville, MO. Burial was in Baker Cemetery.
MARBLE HILL BANNER PRESS; 15/Dec/1960

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RELATIONSHIP: His great-grandparents, Nathaniel Bassett Francis and Eleanah (Adcock) Francis, are my 4th great-grandparents. 
 
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 Parents:
  Byrd L. Francis (1830 - 1908)
  Sarah Crites Francis (1837 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Madonia Shell Francis (1871 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Clarence Homer Francis (1897 - 1978)*
  Myrtle May Francis Holzum (1902 - 1925)*
  William Milford Francis (1906 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cynthia Catherine Francis Shelton (1858 - 1929)*
  Symantha Susanna Francis Eaker (1859 - 1898)*
  Frederick McClellan Francis (1862 - 1912)*
  Robert J Francis (1865 - 1929)*
  Melvina Francis Eaker (1867 - 1898)*
  Cordelia Francis Eaker (1869 - 1919)*
  William Wesley Francis (1875 - 1960)
  Eva Francis (1880 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Baker Cemetery
Lutesville
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Jean ღ
Record added: Jul 21, 2008
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William Wesley Francis
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William Wesley Francis
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William Wesley Francis
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- Jean ღ
 Added: Jul. 22, 2008
 
 
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