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Lester Rawlins Wilson
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1873
Cullom
Livingston County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1938
Buffalo
Dallas County
Missouri, USA

Buffalo, Dallas County, Missouri
OBITUARIES
LESTER RAWLINS WILSON
Lester Rawlins Wilson was born Jan 9, 1873 at Cullum, Ill., and departed this life March 19, 1938 at Buffalo. He came to Lindley in 1915 and lived there until 1926 when he came to Buffalo and engaged in the building and contracting work. He was married to Estella Jordan Nov. 17, 1912. He was the last of a family of six boys and two girls to answer the call of death. His mother died in 1920 and is buried at Lindley. He was a member of the Methodist church. He had attended the Christian church with his wife. He is survived by one step-daughter, Mrs. G. T. Gouin, of Muskogee, Okla., and one step-grandson, Jordan Dial, of Muskogee, and his companion. Mr. Wilson was a man who loved all and was loved by all who knew him a man of much charity, patience and generosity. He was an active member of the Odd Fellow lodge. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. Martin T. Pope at Lindley church at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Interment was at the Lindley cemetery under direction of L. B. Jones.

65 years, 2 months, 10 days

The Reflex, Saturday 26 March 1938 (Microfilm No. 73)
 
 
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 Parents:
  William S. Wilson (1826 - 1905)
  Lucinda Fry Wilson (1836 - 1920)
 
 Siblings:
  Alice M. Wilson New (1857 - 1927)*
  Clarrissa Wilson New (1858 - ____)*
  John W. Wilson (1859 - 1902)*
  Allen William Wilson (1861 - 1935)*
  Lester Rawlins Wilson (1873 - 1938)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lindley Cemetery
Buffalo
Dallas County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Row 7.
 
Created by: Edwyn J. Wilson
Record added: Oct 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22485393
Lester Rawlins Wilson
Added by: Edwyn J. Wilson
 
Lester Rawlins Wilson
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