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 Dora <I>Oliver</I> Richards

Dora Oliver Richards

Brazil, Clay County, Indiana, USA
Death 31 Mar 1962 (aged 79)
Chariton, Lucas County, Iowa, USA
Burial Chariton, Lucas County, Iowa, USA
Plot Section J Row 9 Grave 6
Memorial ID 62714094 · View Source
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Wife of John Richards. Daughter of John Wesley Oliver and Anna Paule


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, April 12, 1962


Dora Oliver, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Wesley Oliver, was born Jan. 9, 1883, at Brazil, Ind., and departed this life March 31, 1962, following several months illness.

On Jan. 27, 1905, she was united in marriage to John Richards. To this union one son, John Oliver Richards, was born. Both preceded her in death.

In 1913, the family moved to Chariton and had since made their home here. She was a member of the First Methodist church.

Survivors are three brothers, Nathaniel and Morgan of Des Moines, Arthur of LaGrange, Ill., and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at the Beardsley-Fielding Funeral Home at 2 p.m. April 3, 1962. The Rev. Lester Hall officiated and interment was at the Chariton cemetery.

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  • Created by: Skip
  • Added: 8 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62714094
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dora Oliver Richards (9 Jan 1883–31 Mar 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62714094, citing Chariton Cemetery, Chariton, Lucas County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Skip (contributor 46976613) .