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 Geneva May “George” <I>Mitchell</I> Overby

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Geneva May “George” Mitchell Overby

  • Birth 1 Apr 1937 Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 2 Oct 2006 West Eminence, Shannon County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
  • Memorial ID 114094794

Geneva May Mitchell Overby of Winnona, Missouri, age 69, died in Eminence, Shannon, Missouri on October 2, 2006 from a myocardial infarction in which she died immediately at her residence at 12:15 pm. She was born on April 1, 1937 in Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri to Oakley Elmer "Stubb' Mitchell and Virginia May Abels. She had 3 brothers: Oakley Thomas Mitchell, Wayne Mitchell, and James Irvin Mitchell (1943-1944) and 2 half sisters (Mary Montez "Tessie" Mitchell Scott and Emma Mitchell Orr) when her father remarried to a Joyce Columbine Gann. She also had a half sister (Janice Lea Miller) when her mother remarried to Joseph Theodore Miller, Jr. It is this Joe Jr. that helped raise Geneva.

Her nickname was "George" after her beloved grandfather (George Abels).

She married Alfred Marion Sutton Sr (1934-2011) on July 26, 1952 in Newton, Arkansas. They had four children: Alfred Marion Sutton Jr. (1953-2009), Jeraldean Lee Sutton Winter, David Leroy Sutton (1957-1998), and Deborah Sutton Fuller.

She then married Henry Delano "Buddy" Overby on August 1, 1961. To this union they had Henry Michael Overby, Heather Marie Overby, and Scott Alan Overby.

Memorial services were arranged by Duncan Funeral Home, and then she was cremated October 7, 2006 at the South Central Missouri Crematory in West Plains, Missouri. Ashes were given to family.

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  • Added: 20 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 114094794
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Geneva May “George” Mitchell Overby (1 Apr 1937–2 Oct 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114094794, ; Maintained by Heattown (contributor 48167120) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.