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Lillia Florence Toalson Gay
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1883
Boone County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1938
Jefferson City
Cole County
Missouri, USA

Jefferson City Post-Tribune
Jan. 25, 1938

Wife of Prison Foreman Resident 22 Years

Mrs. Lillian Ficklin Gay, 54, died at her home, 212 State street, late Monday night following a long illness. Mrs. Gay was the wife of L. D. Gay, foreman at the state penitentiary.

She was born at Columbia, March 23, 1883, the daughter of John H. and Anna Toalson. Nov. 28, 1899, she was married to Tom Ficklin of Columbia. Mr. Ficklin died in 1921. Eight children were born to the couple.

On November 30, 1927, she was married to L. D. Gay, who survives. Mrs. Gay had been a resident of Jefferson City for 22 years.

Besides her husband, she is survived by three children of her first marriage, Mrs. Purl Nichols, Mrs. Lud Balsmore and N. C. Ficklin, all of Columbia; two step-children, T. W. Ficklin, Columbia, and Mrs. Julia Miller, state of California; three sisters, Mrs. Carney Stone, Jefferson City, Mrs. C. W. Luecker, Sturgeon, Mo., and Mrs. Charles Davidson, Columbia; and eight grandchildren. Five children preceded her in death.

Mrs. Gay was a member of the Methodist church.

Family links: 
  John Henry Toalson (1851 - 1914)
  Carry Anna Blair Toalson (1859 - 1936)
  Leander D. Gay (1878 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverview Cemetery
Jefferson City
Cole County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Cindy Baldogo
Record added: Feb 06, 2009
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Lillia Florence <i>Toalson</i> Gay
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- Cindy Baldogo
 Added: Feb. 6, 2009

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