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Ross LeRoy "Big Red" Carlson
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Birth: Jul. 11, 1904
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1986
Douglas County
Kansas, USA

Ross Carlson son of Chris Carlson and Maude Viles Carlson

Married Ruth A. Shoemaker 01 December 1947 in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas.

Obit for Ross Carlson as printed by the Lawrence Journal World Newspaper:

Ross Carlson - Son of Chris & Maude Viles Carlson
Died March 15, 1986

Services will be at 2 p. m. Tuesday at Rumsey Funeral Home for Ross "Big Red" Carlson, 81, Lawrence, with Rev. David Hallenbeck officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Carlson died Saturday at a Lawrence Nursing Home.
He was born July 11, 1904 at Lecompton, and married to Ruth A. Shoemaker December 1, 1947 in Lawrence. She died February 1, 1973.

Mr. Carlson farmed in the Clinton community and was employed by the Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant at Desoto before he retired.

Survivors include two stepdaughters, Sharon Nellis and Beverly Roberts, both of Lawrence, a brother Elmer C. Carlson, Morristown, Ariz. a sister Faye Burr, Newport beach, Calif., three grandchildren and four great grandchildren

Monday, March 17, 1986
Lawrence Journal World
Oak Hill Cemetery
Douglas County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Chip
Record added: Oct 16, 2007
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Ross LeRoy Big Red Carlson
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- A & R
 Added: Oct. 16, 2007

- Chip
 Added: Oct. 16, 2007

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