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 Bertha <I>Dougherty</I> Goudie

Bertha Dougherty Goudie

New Market, Taylor County, Iowa, USA
Death 11 Jan 1956 (aged 74)
Bedford, Taylor County, Iowa, USA
Burial Gravity, Taylor County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 37567954 · View Source
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Bedford Times-Press, Thursday, January 19, 1956, [p. 1]
Mrs. Fred Goudie Died Here Wednesday
Mrs. Fred Goudie, a resident of Taylor County all of her life, died in Bedford, Wednesday, January 11, following an illness of several years.
Funeral services were held at the Wetmore Funeral Home Friday afternoon, conducted by Rev. Fred H. Cowles, assisted by her nephew, Rev. Carl Kingsley, Baptist minister at Grinnell, Iowa. Burial in Gravity cemetery.
Bertha Dougherty, daughter of Shelby and Lodesca Dougherty, was born at New Market, Iowa, May 11, 1881, and died at the age of 74 years, seven months, 22 days.
On February 22, 1905 she was married to Fred Goudie at Bedford, Iowa. They began housekeeping on a farm south of Bedford and in 1919 moved to a farm north of Gravity, where they lived until 1943, when they moved near Bedford and 10 years ago into town.
She is survived by two sons: George and Paul Goudie of Bedford; three daughters, Mrs. Elsie Herriott of Marengo, Iowa, Mrs. Helen Anderson of Santa Ana, Calif., Mrs. Marjorie Maxwell of Alhambra, Calif.; 15 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Also by one brother, Horace Dougherty of North English, Iowa; three sisters, Mrs. Stella Wamsley of Mission, Kans., Mrs. Cordie Mohler of Bedford, Mrs. Leona Carmichael of Roundup, Montana.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and her husband, who died February 5, 1953.
As a young girl she united with the Baptist church at New Market and later moved her membership to the First Baptist church of Bedford.

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