Ava May <I>Edwards</I> Staples

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Ava May Edwards Staples

  • Birth 9 Aug 1881
  • Death 12 Oct 1927
  • Burial Winona, Montgomery County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 21357530

Oct. 14, 1927 (Friday)
The Winona Times
Winona, Ms.

Mrs. John Staples

The news was received in Winona early Wedesday morning of the death of Mrs. John Q. Staples In the Baptist Hospital, Memphis, at 6:15 a.m. following an opertion Tuesday morning.

Mrs. Staples had been in ill health or seveal years & it was found necessary to operate to no avail.

Her remains were brought to Winona early Thursday morning & uneral sevices were held at the residence at 3:30 p.m., conducted by Revs. Melville Johnson & V. E. Boston. Interment took place in Oakwood cemetery.

Mrs. Staples is survived by her husband, J.Q. Staples, & 3 children, John Staples, Jr, Mrs. Raymond Minish, & Mrs. Raymond Henderson.

Our of-town relatives of Mrs. Staples present at the funeral were: Mrs. C.E. Boykin, Tuscaloosa, Ala., Mr. & Mrs. Ed Semmes & son, Meridian; Mr. & Mrs. Balfour Staples, Greenwood; Mrs. J.C. Harris, Greenwood; Mrs. & Mrs. J.D. Staples, Stewart; Mr. & Mrs. John Wilson, & family, Kilmichael.

The Times extends its deepest sympathy to the bereaved in the hours of their bereavement.

Family Members






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  • Added: 4 Sep 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21357530
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ava May Edwards Staples (9 Aug 1881–12 Oct 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21357530, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Winona, Montgomery County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Beth Austin (contributor 46931774) .