Rhue Elizabeth <I>McKinley</I> Christison

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Rhue Elizabeth McKinley Christison

  • Birth 16 Dec 1880 Mansfield, Piatt County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 9 Sep 1949 Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 64431801

Decatur Herald 9/10/1949

Mrs.Rue E.Christison, 68, of 1024 W. Macon street, died at 6:20 pm yesterday in her home. She was a native of Mansfield, where she was born Dec. 16, 1880, a daughter of William and Elizabeth McKinley.
She was married March 15,1900 in Mansfield to Richard A. Christison and had lived here 45 years. Besides her husband she leaves two daughters, Mrs.S.J.Bradfield of Decatur and Mrs. Howard Dulton of Beerwyn, two sisters, Mrs. Albert Lakin of Maroa and Mrs.Reuel Manes of Decatur, three brothers, William of Chicago, Harles of Maroa and Harley of Chestnut, four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.One brother preceded her in death.
Mrs. Christison was a member of the First Methodist church, the Decatur Womans club and the Womanes Society o fChristian service.
Services will be at 1:30 pm Monday in the Dawson & Wikoff funeral home where friend may call after 10 am Sunday with interment in a Greenwood cemetery Mausoleum.

Mrs. Christison was later moved to Fairlawn cemetery.

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  • Added: 19 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 64431801
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rhue Elizabeth McKinley Christison (16 Dec 1880–9 Sep 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64431801, citing Fairlawn Cemetery, Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Janet S. Alvis (contributor 47058712) .