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 Vester Elijah Hayworth

Vester Elijah Hayworth

Birth
Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Death 19 May 1994 (aged 88)
Correctionville, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Burial Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 49445617 · View Source
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The Correctionville News, 25 May 1994, page 4: Vester E. Hayworth, 88, of Anthon, died Thursday, May 19, 1994, at Colonial Manor Nursing Home in Correctionville. Services were held at 10:30 a.m. on May 21 at Rock Branch United Methodist Church, rural Correctionville, with the Rev. Sheryl Ashley officiating. Burial was made in Oak Hill Cemetery in Anthon. Pallbearers were grandsons. Karen Wilcox, organist, accompanied the congregation in singing "The Old Rugged Cross" and "Abide With Me". Vester Elijah Hayworth was born October 9, 1905, in rural Anthon, Iowa, the son of Thomas E. and Mary E. (Coon) Hayworth. He married Wilma Dicus April 19, 1924, at the First United Methodist Church in Sioux City. He farmed his entire life in the Anthon community and also worked for the A.S.C.S. for many years. He was a member of Rock Branch United Methodist Church, director of Wolf Creek Township School No. 2 for many years, trustee of Wolf Creek Township many years, lifetime member of Woodbury County Farm Bureau, and member of the Odd Fellows Lodge. Survivors include his wife, five sons, Dale and his wife Virginia of Correctionville, Les and his wife Kaye of Las Vegas, Nevada, Frank of Omaha, Ron and his wife Jerane of Anthon and Glen and his wife Judy of Kingsley; two daughters and their husbands, Bernice and LaVerne Schmidt of Moses Lake, Washington, and Norma and Merle Oakes of Sioux City; two brothers, Gracen of Anthon and Thomas P. of Lyons, Nebraska; two sisters and their husbands, Velma and Charles Oertel of Anthon and Edna and Harold Munsen of Lawton; forty-three grandchildren, forty-four great grandchildren, and five great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons, Dean and Stanley; a daughter, Betty Thompson; and three grandchildren, Sheri, Todd and Patrick.



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  • Created by: JMeister
  • Added: 8 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49445617
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Vester Elijah Hayworth (9 Oct 1905–19 May 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49445617, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by JMeister (contributor 47157613) .