Stella May <I>Cole</I> McConnell

Stella May Cole McConnell

Macon County, Missouri, USA
Death 25 Mar 1971 (aged 76)
Macon, Macon County, Missouri, USA
Burial Locust Hill, Knox County, Missouri, USA
Plot Row 5, South Side of North Drive
Memorial ID 119515369 · View Source
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McConnell Rites Set Sunday At Locust Hill

Stella May McConnell, 76, of LaPlata died at noon Thursday in the Samaritan Memorial Hospital in Macon where she had been a patient since Feb. 22.

The daughter of William Cyrus and Minnie May Shearer Cole, she was born Feb. 23, 1895 in Macon County. On April 15, 1913 in Edina, she married to Guy McConnell who survives. Also surviving are two sons, Carl McConnell and Raymond McConnell, both of LaPlata; one sister, Lula Poston of 109 S. Davis; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one brother.

Mrs. McConnell spent most of her married life in the Locust Hill community east of LaPlata in Knox County until 1964 when she moved to LaPlata.

She was a member of the Locust Hill Community Church where the funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at two o'clock. The Rev. Barbara Barnett of Edina will conduct the services. Burial will be in the Locust Hill cemetery.

The body is at the Pollock Funeral Home in LaPlata until noon Sunday when it will be taken to the church.

Bearers will be: Leroy McConnell, Joe McConnell, Orman Cole, Willard Cole, Lee Poston and Leslie Poston.

The Kirksville Daily Express, March 27, 1971

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