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Oma A. Ashcraft Mitchener-Colvin
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1909
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 2004
Las Cruces
Doņa Ana County
New Mexico, USA


Oma Antoinette Mitchener Colvin, 94, died March 13, 2004, in Las Cruces, N.M.
..She was born to Frank and Goldie Ashcraft on Aug. 4, 1909, in Uniontown, Kan. At a young age, she traveled with her family in a covered wagon to Colorado where her father farmed. She graduated valedictorian of her high school class and, after attending business school, worked in Gibson's Department Store.
..In 1935, she married Ira Mitchener and had one son, John. While Ira worked in banking, she was involved in homemaking, John's school activities, the garden club and the First Baptist Church of Canon City.
..Ira died in 1971 and five years later, she married Aura Colvin.
..In 1995 Mrs. Colvin moved to Las Cruces,N.M., to be near her son and his wife.
..She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Imo and Eunice; a brother, Elvis; husbands, Ira H. Mitchener and Aura A. Colvin; and two stepsons, Earl and Allen Mitchener.

She is survived by her son, a grandson, three step-daughters, and a step-granddaughter, three step-grandsons, six great -grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren, three nieces and one nephew.

Services were held March 22 at Holt Funeral Home. 
Family links: 
  Frank Rossford Ashcraft (1883 - 1963)
  Goldie Nettie Jones Ashcraft (1889 - 1918)
  Ira H. Mitchner (1893 - 1971)
  Eunice Mildred Ashcraft Fluckey (1906 - 1977)*
  Elvis L Ashcraft (1907 - 1936)*
  Imo B Ashcraft (1908 - 1925)*
  Oma A. Ashcraft Mitchener-Colvin (1909 - 2004)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Lakeside Cemetery Register courtesy of Royal Gorge Regional Museum & History, P. O. Box 1460, Canon City, CO 81215-1460 e-mail:
Lakeside Cemetery
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Section 37, Block 34, Lot 3, Grave 1
Created by: Beth in Colorado
Record added: Jul 14, 2013
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