Madge L <I>Smith</I> Crandall

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Madge L Smith Crandall

  • Birth 8 May 1901 Little River, Rice County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 8 Jan 2001 Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Little River, Rice County, Kansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 26390658

Published - Little River Monitor

Madge L. Crandall

Madge (Smith) Crandall of Emporia, KS, passed away Jan. 8, 2001. She was preceded in death by her husband, Heber and a daughter, JaNelda.

Madge was born in Little River May 8, 1901 to Ira and Dot Smith. She graduated from Little River High School in 1921 with a Normal Training Certificate. She taught school for a few years. She married Heber Crandall, a 1918 graduate of the Little River School system. He was employed by the Santa Fe railroad for many years.

A daughter JaNelda was born in Little River and attended grade school at Little River until the family moved to Emporia.

Services were held for Madge on Jan. 10, 2001 at Roberts-Blue-Barnett Chapel in Emporia. Dr. J. Gordon Bechtel, First Presbyterian Church conducted the services. Eastern star service Chapter Miriam 14 followed graveside services at Bean Cemetery, Little River, with Pastor Ted Weis of the Congregational Church presiding.

Reprinted with permission, The Monitor-Journal, 248 Main Street, Little River, KS, 67457. Provided by Young Historical Library, 201 Main Street, P.O. Box 126, Little River, Kansas 67457.

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  • Created by: Cathy Kessinger
  • Added: 25 Apr 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26390658
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Madge L Smith Crandall (8 May 1901–8 Jan 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26390658, citing Bean Cemetery, Little River, Rice County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Cathy Kessinger (contributor 46997052) .