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Bessie Myrtle Scott Blacketer
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1894
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1988
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA

Residing in the Lizton area all of her life, Mrs. Bessie Blacketer, 94, rural Lizton, died Tuesday, April 12, 1988 at Medco Nursing Home, Danville.

Mrs. Blacketer was born March 16, 1894, in Union Township, the daughter of N. W. and Mary Emma (Burgan) Scott. On March 12, 1913, she was married to Ora E. Blacketer who preceded her in 1954. She was known for her hand sewn quilts making one each winter for many years.

Survivors are a son Lowell Blacketer, Lizton; and several nieces and nephews.

Rev. Andrew Simkins officiated at the services, Friday, April 15, 1988 at the Baker Funeral Home in Danville. Burial was in the K. of P. Cemetery, Lizton.

from the Republican for April 10, 1913:

Rainstown - Ora Blacketer and wife spent several days with the latter's father recently. The young people of the neighborhood charivaried them one evening while here.
Family links: 
  Nathaniel Washington Scott (1858 - 1951)
  Mary Emma Burgan Scott (1863 - 1928)
  Ora Edwin Blacketer (1888 - 1954)
  Charles Lowell Blacketer (1913 - 1995)*
  Infant Scott (1881 - 1881)*
  Minnie Ethel Scott Hughes (1883 - 1947)*
  Grace Ardelia Scott Bowman (1884 - 1956)*
  Forest Leonard Scott (1887 - 1960)*
  Clara Margaret Scott (1888 - 1890)*
  Charles Otis Scott (1891 - 1914)*
  Bessie Myrtle Scott Blacketer (1894 - 1988)
  Erie Gayzetta Scott Griffith (1896 - 1960)*
  Alma Fern Scott Dale (1899 - 1965)*
  Alice Marie Scott (1907 - 1909)*
*Calculated relationship
K of P Cemetery
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
Created by: David Smith
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56336295
Bessie Myrtle <i>Scott</i> Blacketer
Added by: David Smith
Bessie Myrtle <i>Scott</i> Blacketer
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Bessie Myrtle <i>Scott</i> Blacketer
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