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 Ella Irene <I>Otto</I> Boxxe

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Ella Irene Otto Boxxe

  • Birth 8 Apr 1912 Glennville, Tattnall County, Georgia, USA
  • Death 10 May 1995 Havre de Grace, Harford County, Maryland, USA
  • Burial Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
  • Memorial ID 104441211

OBITUARY - Ella Irene L. Ard Boxxe


Perryville, Maryland -- Ella Ard Boxxe, 83, died Wednesday, May 10, 1995, at Citizens Nursing Home in Havre de Grace, Md.

She was born in Glennville and lived in Savannah from 1926 to 1973; she moved to Perryville to live with her son. She was retired from Morrison's Cafeteria in Savannah; before that she was a kitchen helper at Candler Hospital in Savannah.

Survivors: two sons, William Ard of Perryville and Frederick Ard of Edenton, N.C. a daughter, Ellen Hinze of Lake Elsinore, Calif., a sister, Katie Roberts of Jacksonville, Fla.; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Interment will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens in Savannah.
Mitchell-Smith Funeral Home, P.A. Havre de Grace.

Savannah Newspaper - May 13, 1995

Ella married William McDonald Ard at age 13. She had three children - William, Frederick, and Ellen. Her husband was killed in a motorcycle accident in Jasper County, South
Carolina in 1934. She raised her three children alone.

She married Harry Elton Boxxe in 12-24-1955 in Ridgeland, Jasper County, South Carolina. They divorced Feb 24, 1963 in Savannah, Georgia.

Ella worked as a kitchen helper in Candler
hospital. Then she worked in Morrison's Cafeteria in Savannah until her retirement.

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  • Maintained by: JoAnn Bland
  • Originally Created by: Linda Lee DeWitt Lewis
  • Added: 31 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 104441211
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ella Irene Otto Boxxe (8 Apr 1912–10 May 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104441211, citing Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by JoAnn Bland (contributor 47359813) .