Margaret Corine Lindsey

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Margaret Corine Lindsey

  • Birth 12 Mar 1879 Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 8 Nov 1916 Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 5444050

MAGGIE LINDSEY DECEASED
Word was received here yesterday of the death at Lincoln, IL of Miss Maggie Lindsey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Lindsey of this city.
Funeral services will be held at the home on Elm Street, Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock.
GALESBURG EVENING-MAIL: NOVEMBER 9, 1916

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DEATH OF MARGERITE LINDSEY
KNOXVILLE - Margarite Corine Lindsey, the elder daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Lindsey, of Ann Street, was born on the farm near this city March 12, 1879 and has spent most of her life in this community. The one who has power to give and take called her home November 8, 1916, to be with the dear ones who have gone before. Maggie, as she was always called was a girl of a lovable disposition and all who knew her could only speak words of praise of her.
The deceased leaves to mourn her departure, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Lindsey, her sister, Mary and six brothers, Edward, Simeon, Harry and Ray of this city, Robert of Shenandoah, Iowa, and Arthur of Erskine, Canada, all of whom were present at the funeral except Arthur.
Funeral services were held at the home on November 10th at 2 o'clock, Rev. A.R. Mathes speaking words of kindness and sympathy. A quartet composed of Mrs. W.M. McBride, Miss Francis Seaford, Nathan Anderson and Gordon Sanford sang three beautiful selections, "Abide With Me," "Asleep in Jesus" and "Heaven is My Home." A profusion of flowers from neighbors and friends bedecked the casket and for those and all other expressions of sympathy those who mourn the loss of the deceased were very grateful.
The interment was in the Knoxville Cemetery, the frail body being lovingly borne to the tomb by the five brothers and a nephew, Arthur Lindsey.
GALESBURG EVENING-MAIL: NOVEMBER 13, 1916


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  • Created by: Florence Banks
  • Added: 13 May 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5444050
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Corine Lindsey (12 Mar 1879–8 Nov 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5444050, citing Knoxville Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Florence Banks (contributor 42523322) .