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Samuel Almon Croft
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1888
Dawson Springs
Caldwell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1953, USA

Taney County Republican
Thursday, March 12, 1953

Sam Almon Croft was born in Dawson Springs, Kentucky, April 28, 1888. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Croft. He departed this life March 2, 1953 at the age of 64 years, 10 months and 2 days. He was married to Willa Gideon, December 4, 1923. To this union were born four children, Beulah Braden of Taneyville, Missouri; Bernice Marie Braden, of Silver Springs, Maryland, Sammy Lee and Robert Croft of the home.
Besides his widow and children he is also survived by three brothers, Tom Croft, Isaac Croft, and John Croft all of Kentucky; one sister, Martha Butler of Central City, Kentucky; six grandchildren and a host of friends and relatives.
Funeral services were held at Riverview Church Sunday, with a military service. Burial was in the Ragsdale cemetery under direction of the Whelchel Funeral Home. Words of comfort were spoken by Brother Bob Grady. 
 
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 Parents:
  Leander Croft (1859 - 1940)
  Julia Frances Glover Croft (1861 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Willa Marie Croft (1906 - 1997)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas William Croft (1880 - 1958)*
  Isaac Morgan Croft (1882 - 1966)*
  Charley Lee Croft (1885 - 1946)*
  Samuel Almon Croft (1888 - 1953)
  John Anderson Croft (1890 - 1980)*
  Martha Frances Croft Butler (1892 - 1970)*
  Claudie Croft (1897 - 1897)*
  Eurah Everett Croft (1900 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
MO Pvt 58 Spruce Sq WWI
 
Note: Military marker; S/S Willa Marie Croft
 
Burial:
Ragsdale Cemetery
Forsyth
Taney County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Ellie Cox
Originally Created by: WRVHS
Record added: Sep 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21800040
Samuel Almon Croft
Added by: Doreen Keithley Kuhlmann
 
Samuel Almon Croft
Added by: Doreen Keithley Kuhlmann
 
 
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Missouri NewspaperMarch 12, 1953Sam Almon Croft was born in Dawson Springs, Kentucky, April 28, 1888. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Croft. He departed this life March 2, 1953 at the age of 64 years, 10 months and 2 days.He was married to Willa Gideon...(Read more)
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 20, 2015

- Ellie Cox
 Added: Oct. 4, 2008
 
 
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