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 Gay Brella <I>Mattocks</I> Hathaway

Gay Brella Mattocks Hathaway

Scotland County, Missouri, USA
Death 19 Sep 1952 (aged 77)
Memphis, Scotland County, Missouri, USA
Burial Scotland County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 60100716 · View Source
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Funeral Services For Mrs. Hathaway

Gay Brella Mattocks Hathaway, daughter of Elizabeth and James Mattocks, was born in Scotland County, Missouri, March 24, 1875, and died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Fred Shalley, in Memphis, at 11:15 a.m., September 19, 1952, at the age of 77 years. She was The third of a family of 7 children.

February 7, 1897, she was united in marriage to William F. Hathaway, who died January 4, 1943. To this union were born 11 children, 6 of whom preceded her in death. She was a member of the Greensburg Christian Church.

Surviving are 5 children: Enna, Mrs. Fred Shalley, Memphis; William C. and Vernon P. of St. Louis; Rachel, Mrs. Claud Henry, Hurdland; and Lloyd H. of Greensburg; 21 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; a brother, Wm. Mattocks of Revere; a number of other relatives; and a host of friends.

Pallbearers were: Vernon P. Hathaway, Jr., LeRoy C. Hathaway, Franklin Willi, Leo Bruegenhemke, Raymond Riney, and Tommy Shalley, all grandsons. Flower girls: Mrs. Rarline Willi; Mrs. Myrna Dean Bruegenhemke; Mrs. Betty Barnhill; Mrs. Dorothy Riney; Lucille Hathaway; and Joan Henry; all granddaughters.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 o’clock Sunday afternoon at the Christian Church in Greensburg, by the Rev. Merritt H. Baker of Memphis. Interment was in the Ft. Donaldson cemetery.

Gay Brella (Mattocks) Hathaway obituary, Memphis, Missouri, Memphis Democrat, 25 Sep 1952, p. 1, col. 5

Obituary provided by Linda Brown





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