Charles Claiborn “Charley” Gilstrap

Charles Claiborn “Charley” Gilstrap

Birth
Macon County, Missouri, USA
Death 19 May 1929 (aged 53)
Callao, Macon County, Missouri, USA
Burial Callao, Macon County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 104227010 · View Source
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Divorced, son of Bright Harrison Gilstrap and Martha Emmaline Wright. Married Nannie Sampsel 29 NOV 1903.

Occupation: Farmer

MO d/c 18730

Charley C. Gilstrap departed this life May 19, 1929 at the age of 55 yrs. 6 mos. and 9 days after several years of ill health. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Gilstrap, was born on the old home place south of Callao. After his marriage he lived for about 15 years on a farm one mile east of Concord and on account of ill health was compelled to search for a change of climate. He moved to the west and northwest where he lived for several years but failed to regain much strength.

By his departure he leaves two daughters, Mrs. Bessie Snyder and Mary Elizabeth both of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Four sisters, Mrs. Laura Sisson, Mrs. Willetta Huffman, Miss Armelia Gilstrap, all of Callao and Mrs. Walter McGregor [Leona] of San Antonio, Texas and three brothers, J. D. Gilstrap of Macon, John A. and Damon H. Gilstrap of Callao, besides many other relatives and friends. He united with the Concord Christian Church in early life where he kept his membership until his death. The funeral services were held at the Callao Christian Church Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, conducted by Rev. Alfred Munyon, and interment was made at the Locust Grove Cemetery.



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  • Created by: Pam Witherow
  • Added: 26 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 104227010
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Claiborn “Charley” Gilstrap (10 Nov 1875–19 May 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104227010, citing Locust Grove Cemetery, Callao, Macon County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Pam Witherow (contributor 47364463) .