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Archer Carson "Archie" Reighard
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1896
Washington County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1977
Jefferson County
Iowa, USA

Note: this memorial updated October 29, 2016 with addition of "Archie" for nickname, and obituary transcription.


Son of Thomas Reighard and Rhoda Temple Reighard.

Husband of Margaret L. Sinn Reighard, married Dec. 25, 1918.

Fairfield Ledger
Thursday December 8, 1977

Reighard Rites Set

Funeral services for Archie C. Reighard (sic), 81, will be Saturday, 1:30 p.m., at Free Methodist Church with the Rev. George Koch officiating. Military rites will be conducted at Memorial Lawn Cemetery.

Reighard died Wednesday at Parkview Care Center. He had been in failing health for two weeks. His home was at 705 S. Seventh.

Reighard was born Aug. 16, 1896 in Washington County, the son of Thomas and Rhoda Temple Reighard. On Dec. 25, 1918 he married Margaret L. Sinn who preceded hi in death Aug. 1, 1967.

A retired farmer, Reighard lived in Jefferson County for 44 years (sic. since about 1933, give or take a year). He served in the Army in World War I and was a member of the American Legion and Free Methodist Church.

Surviving are four daughters, Eva Stever and Edna Manley, both of Fairfield, Wilma Edwards and Wilda Graham, both of San Diego, Calif.; two sons, Cloyce of Burlington and Donald of Fairfield; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one sister, Margaret Coffin of Blackfoot, Idaho; three brothers, Clarence Reighard of Keota, Lloyd of Brighton and Lester of Boise, Idaho. Two brothers preceded him in death.

Family links: 
  Thomas Reighard (1865 - 1946)
  Rhoda Temple Reighard (1873 - 1930)
  Margaret L Sinn Reighard (1895 - 1967)*
  Eva Aldora Reighard Stever (1920 - 2008)*
  Cloyce A. Reighard (1927 - 2010)*
  Donald Dean Reighard (1931 - 2005)*
  Edna Lavonne Reighard Manley (1936 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Husband of Margaret L Sinn Reighard
Memorial Lawn Cemetery
Jefferson County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Acacia 91 - Space 1
Created by: Richard K Thompson
Record added: Jul 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94457682
Archer Carson Archie Reighard
Added by: Richard K Thompson
Archer Carson Archie Reighard
Added by: Richard K Thompson
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