|Birth: ||Jun. 15, 1885|
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 1967|
Son of George Helmus Nigh and Certilla Eveline Youngs.
"Obituary: Clarence E. Nigh -- Clarence E. Nigh, 82, Plainfield, died June 29 at St. Michaels hospital, Stevens Point, where he was a patient for the past month. He had been in ill health for several months.
Mr. Nigh was born June 5, 1885, in the town of Pine Grove. Portage County, the son of Mr. and Mrs. George Nigh. He farmed in the Plainfield-Bancroft area.
His marriage to the former Ella M. Roberts took place in Stevens Point, Oct. 10, 1911.
He was preceded in death by his wife, one son, William G., two brothers and four sisters and parents.
Surviving are three sons, Clarence Emerson, Hancock; Henry Helmus, Plainfield; Emery E., Arpin; three daughters, Mrs. Pansy Alder, Sugar Tree, Tenn.; Mrs. Clifford (Effie) Banks, Plainfield; and Mrs. Vila Mohr, Stevens Point; a sister Mrs. Nora Gardner, Rhinelander; two brothers, George Sr., Bancroft; and Lewis, Plainfield; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held July 3 at the Baptist church in Plainfield with Rev. Mary Murray officiating. Burial was in the Plainfield cemetery."
Seven known children were born to this union:
Pansy Lureen Nigh Alder
Clarence Emerson Nigh
Effie Eveline Nigh Banks
Henry Helmus Nigh
Emery Eugene Nigh
Vila May Nigh Mohr
William George Nigh
Information received from Rusty Leeann Woehrle -- Also please note that my grandmother, Vila May Nigh Mohr, is the only surviving child of Clarence Emery Nigh and his wife Ella May Roberts.
George Helmus Nigh (1854 - 1926)
Certillia Eveline Youngs Nigh (1859 - 1938)
Ella May Roberts Nigh (1891 - 1966)
Pansy Luree Nigh Alder (1909 - 1971)*
Clarence Emerson Nigh (1912 - 1992)*
Effie Eveline Nigh Banks (1914 - 2000)*
Henry Helmus Nigh (1917 - 1972)*
Emery Eugene Nigh (1920 - 1990)*
William George Nigh (1925 - 1925)*
James Addison Nigh (1877 - 1884)*
Henry Harrison Nigh (1880 - 1964)*
Mary Elnora Nigh Gardner (1883 - 1974)*
Clarence Emery Nigh (1885 - 1967)
Cora Cecil Nigh Rozell (1887 - 1924)*
George William Nigh (1891 - 1975)*
Dollie Eveline Nigh Rice Haskins (1895 - 1952)*
Lewis Washington Nigh (1898 - 1979)*
Vila Irene Nigh Richtmyre (1902 - 1964)*
Certilla Mae Nigh (1906 - 1907)*
Plot: Row 14, Lot 21,
Created by: Twila
Record added: Dec 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32541900