Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Musgroves in:
 • Shaul Cemetery
 • Ottumwa
 • Wapello County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Clara Pearl Murphy Musgrove
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 24, 1882
Girard
Crawford County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jan. 20, 1969
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Mrs. Clara P. Musgrove, 88, a resident of Jefferson Square Manor, died there Monday at 3:48 p.m. following a long illness.
She was the daughter of Jeremiah and Sarah Griner Murphy, born in Girard, Kansas, Dec. 24, 1883. A resident of Ottumwa since 1923, she was a member of the First Church of the Open Bible. Her marriage to Clayton A. Musgrove took place Oct. 26, 1898, in Oskaloosa. He died Feb. 13, 1948. Surviving are one son, Hollie E. Musgrove of Tullahoma, Tenn: three daughters, Mrs. Opal Hall, Mrs. Bea McKelvey and Mrs. Celestion Lee, all of Ottauwa; 23 grandchildren and several great and great great grandchildren. Four sons, one daughter and several brothers and sisters preceded her in death.
Services will be Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at First Church of the Open Bible conducted by the pastor, the Rev. John Groen. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jeremiah Murphy (1830 - 1888)
  Sarah Jane Greiner Murphy (1845 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Clayton Ames Musgrove (1874 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  Philip Ames Musgrove (1899 - 1956)*
  Willis James Musgrove (1900 - 1927)*
  Opal Leota Musgrove Hall (1902 - 1978)*
  Ellen Deloris Musgrove Price (1907 - 1933)*
  Emmett Jeremiah Musgrove (1908 - 1919)*
  Beatrice May Musgrove McKelvey (1910 - 1996)*
  Raymond Wilbert Musgrove (1912 - 1922)*
  Celestion M. Musgrove Lee (1914 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Jane Murphy Peterson (1857 - 1943)**
  John Edwin Murphy (1859 - 1947)**
  George Winfield Murphy (1861 - 1939)**
  Jeremiah Sherman Murphy (1867 - 1945)*
  James Henry Murphy (1869 - 1878)*
  Anna E. Murphy Tusing (1871 - 1947)*
  Gilbert Murphy (1873 - 1919)*
  Addison Perry Murphy (1877 - 1946)*
  Clara Pearl Murphy Musgrove (1882 - 1969)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Shaul Cemetery
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Graceland add. Lot 61
 
Created by: Shirley Honaker
Record added: Feb 18, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105460894
Clara Pearl <i>Murphy</i> Musgrove
Added by: Shirley Honaker
 
Clara Pearl <i>Murphy</i> Musgrove
Added by: Rich Richards
 
Clara Pearl <i>Murphy</i> Musgrove
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Wapello68
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service