Bessie M <I>Rhodes</I> Burdsall

Bessie M Rhodes Burdsall

Prophetstown, Whiteside County, Illinois, USA
Death 16 Nov 1988 (aged 88)
Prophetstown, Whiteside County, Illinois, USA
Burial Prophetstown, Whiteside County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 36410444 · View Source
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Bessie M. Rhodes Burdsall was born January 1, 1900, the daughter of Charles E. and Ada (Pemberton) Rhodes. She graduated from Prophetstown High School, class of 1917. She married William H. Burdsall of Prophetstown on November 26, 1918 in Morrison. She has lived almost all of her life in the Prophetstown community. She was a member of the Prophetstown United Methodist Church, a 50 year member of Minerva Chapter, O.E.S., Prophetstown, and a 50 year member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Prophetstown.

She passed away November 16, 1988 at Prophets Riverview Center in Prophetstown at the age of 88. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs.Dorothy Anderson and Mrs. Frank (Jean) Moews both of Prophetstown; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William, in 1957; one brother, Charles, Weyburn, Canada, and two sisters, Lillie Dorathy, Prophetstown and Nellie Cornish, Canada.

Funeral services were held Friday, November 19, 1988, at 1 p.m. at the Gardner Chapel in Prophetstown with Rev. Bruce Janes, pastor of Prophetstown United Methodist Church officiating. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery, Prophetstown.

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  • Created by: Jana Oppendike
  • Added: 26 Apr 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 36410444
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie M Rhodes Burdsall (1 Jan 1900–16 Nov 1988), Find a Grave Memorial no. 36410444, citing Riverside Cemetery, Prophetstown, Whiteside County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Jana Oppendike (contributor 46982326) .