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 Mary Elizabeth “Mollie” <I>Gregory</I> Shaw

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Mary Elizabeth “Mollie” Gregory Shaw

  • Birth 2 Sep 1872 Perry County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 23 Jun 1930 Kennett, Dunklin County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Matthews, New Madrid County, Missouri, USA
  • Plot Far East end of cemetery
  • Memorial ID 10156479

Two articles from the "Dunklin Democrat," Kennett, Missouri, one for 24 June 1930, page 6: MRS. W.M. SHAW DIES, Word has been received of the death Monday of Mrs. Mollie Shaw, wife of W. M. Shaw, who resides on First Street, east of the railroad tracks. The deceased had been ill for several months and death was not unexpected.
Mrs. Molly Shaw, 58 years of age, was born in Waco, Texas, and came to Missouri 26 years ago. She had resided in Kennett for the past two years. She is survived by her husband and six children by a former marriage. Her former husband was a Mr. Hicks.
Funeral arrangements had not yet been made as we go to press, but it is thought that the funeral will be held at Matthews.

The other article was dated 27 June 1930, page 1: FUNERAL FOR MRS. MOLLY SHAW AT MATTHEWS THURSDAY, The funeral cortege bearing the body of Mrs. Molly Shaw left Kennett, Thursday morning for Matthews where interment was made.
Mrs. Shaw died Monday afternoon after an illness of several weeks. She was born in Waco, Texas, 58 years ago. She had resided in this county for approximately 2 years and had resided in Kennett during most of this time.

She was married first to a Mr. Hicks and is survived by 6 children born to this union. She is also survived by her husband, W. M. Shaw of this city.

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  • Created by: Bob Walls
  • Added: 19 Dec 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10156479
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Elizabeth “Mollie” Gregory Shaw (2 Sep 1872–23 Jun 1930), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10156479, citing Matthews Cemetery, Matthews, New Madrid County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Bob Walls (contributor 46619081) .