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 Emily Fyfe <I>Wade</I> Belt

Emily Fyfe Wade Belt

Birth
England
Death 3 Feb 1998 (aged 87)
Marshall, Clark County, Illinois, USA
Burial Dennison, Clark County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 138131538 · View Source
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Emily Fyfe Belt, 87, of Marshall died at 3:05 p.m. Tuesday, February 3, 1998 in the Burnsides Nursing Home at Marshall.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, February 6 at Pearce at Funeral Home, with the Rev. David Deal officiating. Private burial services will be held at the Asbury Cemetery in rural Marshall. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday and 7 a.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home.

She was born November 9, 1910 in Yorkshire, England, the daughter of Mathew Wade and Florence Dobby Wade.

At the age of 2 she immigrated to Canada with her parents and six brothers and sisters. Her family later moved to Detroit, Mich. She became a naturalized American citizen in 1943 before moving to a farm on the County Line Road with her husband and two children. She retired from Krogers in Marshall and Paris, and later worked as a cashier at Tom's Cafe and Ikes along with her sewing and alteration business from her home.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Hugh and Helen Fyfe, Jr. of Paris, Ill.; a daughter and son-in-law, Charlotte and Fred Morecraft of Marshall; step-children, Thomas Belt, Donnie Belt and June Ann Curtis; six grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers and sisters.

It is suggested that memorial contributions be made to the Marshall Main Street Program.


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  • Created by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
  • Added: 1 Nov 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138131538
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emily Fyfe Wade Belt (9 Nov 1910–3 Feb 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138131538, citing Asbury Cemetery, Dennison, Clark County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Cindy Cornwell McCachern (contributor 46810811) .