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Melissa Elizabeth "Bessie" Jones Benton
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1867
Big Springs
Boone County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1928
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA

MRS. Benton Dies --- Mrs. Bessie Benton, 62 years old, died yesterday at her residence after a life of 35 years in the Pikes peak region. She had been ill for some time at her home, 2508 West Colorado avenue. Funeral arrangements have not been made --- Published Colorado Springs Gazette on Saturday July 7,1928 Page 8:4

The funeral of Mrs. Bessie Benton will be held Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the Swan funeral home. Interment Evergreen cemetery. (Swan's) ---- Published Colorado Springs Gazette on Saturday July 7,1928 Page 3:4

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 Parents:
  Andrew Jackson Jones (1841 - 1903)
  Eliza Jane Reece Jones (1841 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Lewis Wood Benton (1864 - 1927)
 
 Siblings:
  Rosa Anna Jones Dunham (1863 - 1933)*
  John William Jones (1865 - 1921)*
  Melissa Elizabeth Jones Benton (1867 - 1928)
  Mary Isabell Jones (1868 - 1931)*
  James Riley Jones (1872 - 1942)*
  Thomas J Jones (1874 - 1875)*
  Spencer M. Jones (1877 - 1934)*
  George Bennett Jones (1881 - 1952)*
  Maude Jones Chamberlain (1882 - 1980)*
  Fannie E Ferguson (1888 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Buried: 7/7/1928, Source: City of Colo Spgs online cem data 3/2/09
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 00075 000045 - 0000NW
 
Created by: MariahLBH and Joe & Conn...
Record added: Mar 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34402143
Melissa Elizabeth Bessie <i>Jones</i> Benton
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Melissa Elizabeth Bessie <i>Jones</i> Benton
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