Lydia Violetta “Lettie” <I>Jackson</I> Drain

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Lydia Violetta “Lettie” Jackson Drain

  • Birth 29 May 1885
  • Death 2 Oct 1960
  • Burial Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 46959040

Mrs. Lettie Drain, 75, 2131 16th St., died at 8:40 p.m. Sunday in Camden-Clark Memorial hospital. She was the widow of George K. Drain.

Born May 29, 1885, at Nicolette, Wood county, she was the daughter of the late George and Lucy Caplinger Jackson. She was a member of Stephenson Memorial Methodist Church.
She is survived by three sons, William Drain, Baltimore, Clifford and George Drain, both of Parkersburg; five daughters, Mrs. Ruth Roan, Baltimore, Mrs. Violet Taylor, Mrs. Irene Moore, Mrs. Isodeene Alkire and Mrs. Emogene Reynolds, all of Parkersburg.

Also surviving are a brother, S.W. Jackson, Parkersburg; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Leavitt funeral home with the Rev. Irvin Conner officiating. Burial will be in the Davisville, Wood county, cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home until the time of the services.

The Parkersburg News, Tuesday, 4 October 1960, pg. 8

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  • Added: 21 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46959040
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lydia Violetta “Lettie” Jackson Drain (29 May 1885–2 Oct 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46959040, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Crystal (contributor 46975682) .