|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1866|
Bowling Green Township
The Laurens Sun, Laurens, Iowa, Thursday, 17 Mar 1949, Page 1:
Funeral Services for Mrs. Cora Rice Sunday Afternoon
Funeral services for Mrs. Cora Rice, 83, were held Sunday afternoon at the McKee funeral home, with interment in the Laurens cemetery. The Rev. A. C. Long officiated at the service. She died Thursday evening at the home of her daughter, Mrs. George Korrect.
At the service Mrs. L. J. Green and Mrs. Carl Rochat sang "The Old Rugged Cross" and "There Is No Night There". They were accompanied by Mrs. Roy Hopkins, Jr. Pallbearers were Ray Haman, Henry Dahl, Leo Nabor, Albert Convy, S. E. Swanson and Ray Mather.
Two Daughters Here
She is survived by two daughters, Ina (Mrs. E. J. Strobel) and Vera (Mrs. George Korrect), both of Laurens; and a son, Ross, of Storm Lake. Also surviving are two grandsons, ...; two granddaughters, ...; three brothers, W. H. Fry of Marshall, Minn., and J. W. Fry and Robert Fry of Audubon; three sisters, Mrs. Ada Currier and Mrs. Effie Williamson of Audubon and Mrs. Maggie Clark of Milford. She was preceded in death by her husband and one sister, Mrs. Nellie Bevers of Milford.
Cora E. Fry, daughter of John and Jane Fry, was born at Bowling Green, Mo., Feb. 12, 1866, and moved to Audubon county, Iowa, in 1872. She was married to Frank V. Rice Oct. 26, 1887, at Audubon. They moved to Milford in 1910 and to Laurens in 1927. Following the death of her husband in 1944, Mrs. Rice lived with her daughter, Mrs. E. J. Strobel, until 1947, and since then has lived with her other daughter, Mrs. Korrect.
She was a member of the Congregational church in Milford and also of the Order of the Eastern Star, belonging to the ilford chapter for 37 years. She also held membership in the Pythian Sisters and the American Legion Auxiliary of Laurens. She and her husband celebrated their golden wedding anniversary here in 1937.
John S Fry (1836 - 1919)
Rebecca Jane Hemphill Fry (1836 - 1911)
Frank V Rice (1859 - 1944)*
Ross V. Rice (1896 - 1973)*
Ada Bell Fry Currier (1863 - ____)*
Cora Elizabeth Fry Rice (1866 - 1949)
Created by: Graham
Record added: Aug 01, 2011
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