Jerome Lee “Joe” Carothers

Jerome Lee “Joe” Carothers

El Dorado Springs, Cedar County, Missouri, USA
Death 16 May 1961 (aged 77)
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Maple Hill, Wabaunsee County, Kansas, USA
Plot South 1/2 of Lot 205, South half
Memorial ID 21429116 · View Source
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Buried in the 2nd section South of the Old Stone Church.
(note from original page manager)
Link to father sent by YellowRoseTX (#46898378), who also sent this:
Name: Jerome Lee Carothers
Birth Date: 14 Apr 1884
Birth Place: El Dorado Springs, Missouri
Claim Date: 10 Nov 1949
Type of Claim: Life Claim
Notes: 29 Sep 1978: Name listed as JEROME LEE CAROTHERS
Cemetery records:
Carothers, Joe Lee
place of birth: St. Clair County, Missouri
late residence: Topeka
age: 77
Male, White
died: May 16, 1961
cause of death: Myocardial infarction
buried: May 21, 1961
South 1/2 of Lot 205, South half
undertaker: Wall-Diffenderfer
nearest relative: Mrs. Yingling, Topeka, Kansas

Topeka Daily Capital, Wednesday, May 17, 1961, page 32:
Joe Lee Carothers

Joe Lee Carothers, 77, of 309 Branner, a farming contractor, died in a Topeka hospital Tuesday.
He was born in St. Clair County*, Missouri, April 14, 1884.

Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Sarah Jane Yingling, 3926 N. Central; three sons, Jerome L. Carothers Jr., Route 9, Kenneth E. Carothers of Stockton, Calif., and Ronald Turnbull of Maple Hill; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Wall-Diffenderfer Chapel with burial in the Maple Hill Cemetery.

* birthplace differs in SSDI info sent by researcher

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  • Maintained by: Cheryl White
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jerome Lee “Joe” Carothers (14 Apr 1884–16 May 1961), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21429116, citing Maple Hill Cemetery, Maple Hill, Wabaunsee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Cheryl White (contributor 47328595) .