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Iris Marie "Toots" Rector Gardner
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Birth: May 28, 1926
Harper County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jul. 14, 2006
Stanislaus County
California, USA

daughter of Harry and Blanch NICHOLS Rector. wife of Ellis Gardner.

May 28, 1926 July 14, 2006

Iris Maria Gardner, 80 of Modesto died July 14 at Doctors Medical Center.

Mrs. Gardner was a native of Oklahoma, and lived in Modesto 61 years. She was the co-owner of a commercial appraisal business in Modesto for four years.

She is survived by her daughter, Melodie Gardner of Modesto; and one grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ellis Gardner.

Private Memorial. Evins Funeral Home & Crematorium in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at

Family links: 
  Harry Byron Rector (1896 - 1966)
  Blanch Nichols Rector (1901 - 1995)
  Berneta June Rector Paulsen (1921 - 1980)*
  Harry Buck Rector (1924 - 1992)*
  Iris Marie Rector Gardner (1926 - 2006)
  April Jo Rector (1941 - 2015)*
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Cindy Rector Glade
Record added: Jul 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14955591
Iris Marie Toots <i>Rector</i> Gardner
Added by: Cindy Rector Glade
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Aunt Toots, our visit was to short. But we enjoyed each others company. Now your discomfort is over.
- Cindy Rector Glade
 Added: Jul. 16, 2006

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