MACON CHRONICLE-HERALD, Macon, Missouri, Thursday, Sept. 27, 1973
MRS. MAGGIE DAVENPORT DIES
Maggie Davenport, 81 of Callao, died today at the Samaritan Hospital.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at the Old Chariton Primitive Baptist Church of which she was a member. Burial will be in Chariton Cemetery.
Mrs. Davenport was born Apr. 3, 1892 in Atlanta, the daughter of Thomas and Matilda (Ford) Lyda. She had lived in Macon County most of her life and taught schools for 25 years.
Surviving are one brother, Oscar Lyda of Billings, Montana; one half-brother, Curtis Lyda of the state of Nebraska; and one son, Theodore Davenport of Callao.
Mrs. Davenport was preceded in death by her husband, who died in April of 1951; her parents, one son, three half-brothers and one half-sister.
Arrangements are under direction of the Bram-Edwards Funeral Home in Callao.
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