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William Attlee Lear
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Birth: May 10, 1894
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1984
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Uncle Attlee: My grandfather's brother. William Attlee Lear was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on August 12, 1895 Caddo Parish. He was one of 13 children born to the union of Henry Green Lear(7/1/1854 - 3/26/1929) and Martha Hamlin Lear (4/1/1863 - 9/26/1954). He was married to Oada Lewis(9/24/1895 - 8/8/1986) on April 15, 1928. He was a resident of California for over 65 years. He arrived in California in 1919. Uncle Attlee worked for the City of Los Angeles for 35 years. He was retired for twenty years before he died. Uncle Attlee was baptized by Pastor Elliott J. Mason, Sr. in 1966 and remained an active member of Trinity Baptist Church over the years. Uncle Attlee has numerous relatives and friends that will miss him truly. He loved his senior citizen activities. He also belonged to the Louisiana Pelican Social Club, and Frans-ami Club. He was always playing Bridge. He loved playing cards and belonged to Bridge Groups. He will always be remembered for his wit and sense of humor. He was a special person. All will miss him. May he rest in peace. Buried at Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, California

He died at the age of 88. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Green Lear (1854 - 1929)
  Martha Hamlin Lear (1863 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Oada Lewis Lear (1895 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry James Lear (1882 - 1965)*
  Craig Elwood Lear (1890 - 1977)*
  Dorothy Lear Clay (1892 - 1956)*
  Earnest "Bud" Green Lear (1894 - 1976)*
  William Attlee Lear (1894 - 1984)
  Joseph Dewey Lear (1898 - 1975)*
  Thomas Calvin Lear (1905 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Angelus Rosedale Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: Nique
Record added: Apr 05, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5341474
William Attlee Lear
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William Attlee Lear
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William Attlee Lear
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