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Persis Jane "Percy" Brown Leavens
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1892
Rimersburg
Clarion County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1959
Ellwood City
Beaver County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Persis Jane (Brown) Leavens, 66 of 77 Richards St., Kopple, Pa., died Feb. 28 in the Ellwood City General Hospital after an illness lasting several years. She was born in Rimersburg, April 9, 1892 the daughter of the late Mark and Clara (Whiteford) Brown. She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Leavens who died Dec. 11, 1953. Surviving are two sons; Warren of East Brady and Walter J. of Kopple; three daughters; Mrs. Velma Stefura of Kopple, Mrs. Mildred Hooks of Ellwood City, and Mrs. Dorothy Schaffer of Kopple; one sister, Mrs. Viola Smith of Adrian; 24 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She has resided in Kopple the last 15 years, having moved there from Cowansville. Friends will be received at the Turner funeral home in Ellwood City from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Monday morning, March 2 with the Rev. Robert J. Magee, pastor of the Free Methodist Church of Ellwood City, officiating. Interment will be made in the Cowansville cemetery.

From: The Simpson's Leader-Times, Kittanning, Pennsylvania, on Saturday February 28, 1959, Page 7
 
 
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 Spouse:
  James Warren Leavens (1886 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Warren Elmer Leavens (1910 - 1996)*
  Velma Ann Leavens Stefura (1918 - 1960)*
  Mildred P. Leavens Hooks (1921 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cowansville Cemetery
Cowansville
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Lasherp
Record added: Dec 16, 2013
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Persis Jane Percy <i>Brown</i> Leavens
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Persis Jane Percy <i>Brown</i> Leavens
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