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Delila Ann "Lila" Yoakam Thompson
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1862
Death: Jul. 26, 1946

FORMER CONVOY RESIDENT DIES

Mrs. Delilah Ann Thompson, 84, stricken Early Today

Mrs. Delilah Ann Thompson, 84, widow of the late Alonzo Thompson, who until a year ago had been a resident of Convoy, died at 4 A.M. today at the home of her son, Harley Thompson, in Paulding County: with whom she had been making her home. She had been ill of heart aliment for the past three months. Mrs. Thompson was born March 21, 1862 in Allen County. She was a member of the Fairview United Brethren Church in Paulding County where funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 P.M., conducted by Rev. Perkins, pastor. Burial will be in Convoy, IOOF cemetery. The body has been removed from the Hertz Funeral Home at Convoy to the home of her son in Paulding County, where friends may call. Mrs. Thompson is survived by two sons, Harley and Lester, the latter of Tully Township; three daughters, Mrs Roy Adams of Paulding County, Mrs Fred Cress of Harrison Township and Mrs. Noel Black of Decatur, Ind; two brothers, Joseph Yoakam of Lima and Charles Yoakam of Traverse, O.; 24 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

d/o James Yoakam and Mary Ann Brown Yoakam 
 
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 Parents:
  James A. Yoakam (1823 - 1911)
  Mary Ann Brown Yoakam (1825 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Alonzo R Thompson (1859 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Farry Neoma Thompson Cress (1897 - 1999)*
  Lester Thompson (1901 - 1991)*
  Wilma P Thompson Black (1905 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Yoakam (____ - 1856)**
  William Thomas Yoakam (1845 - 1938)*
  Sarah E. Sautter (1847 - 1915)*
  John F Yoakam (1849 - 1895)**
  Cyrus Yoakam (1852 - 1929)*
  Amanda Jane Yoakam Thompson (1856 - 1892)*
  Joseph Yoakam (1859 - 1958)*
  Delila Ann Yoakam Thompson (1862 - 1946)
  Charles Alva Yoakam (1864 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
IOOF Cemetery
Convoy
Van Wert County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section C Row 1
 
Created by: corgilover
Record added: Oct 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30865155
Delila Ann Lila <i>Yoakam</i> Thompson
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Delila Ann Lila <i>Yoakam</i> Thompson
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