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 Clara Effie <I>Bacon</I> Collins

Clara Effie Bacon Collins

Fulton County, Indiana, USA
Death 11 Mar 1963 (aged 96)
Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, USA
Burial Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, USA
Plot South Section, Row 12
Memorial ID 56343936 · View Source
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Published in the Rochester(IN) Sentinel, Monday, March 11, 1963

Mrs. Clara Effie McCALL, 96, Rochester, died at 12:55 a.m. today at Woodlawn hospital, shortly after her admission. Mrs. McCall had been ill for about one week. She had spent her entire life in Rochester and Fulton county. Born Jan. 23, 1867, near Green Oak, she was the daughter of Isaiah and Ann (PEARSON) BACON. Her first marriage was to George COLLINS July 3, 1885. He died in 1924. Her second marriage was Sept. 11, 1952 to Walter J. McCALL, who died in 1960. She was a member of the Methodist church. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. L. G. (Gertrude) MILLER and Mrs. Murrel (Ethel) REAM, both of Rochester, and Mrs. Roy (Lucy) HATTERY, South Bend; a sister, Mrs. George (Nellie) BAKER, Macy; nine grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; twelve great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Zimmerman Brothers funeral home with the Rev. William SIMPSON officiating. Burial will be in the Mount Zion cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Fulton County Indiana Obituaries – 1963 by Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh

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  • Created by: Cecil Nickell
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56343936
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clara Effie Bacon Collins (23 Jan 1867–11 Mar 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56343936, citing Mount Zion Cemetery, Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Cecil Nickell (contributor 47111945) .