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 Clara Belle <I>Burrus</I> Kigar

Clara Belle Burrus Kigar

Scotland County, Missouri, USA
Death 30 Apr 1960 (aged 79)
Kirksville, Adair County, Missouri, USA
Burial Bible Grove, Scotland County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 7030481 · View Source
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The Edina Sentinel
Edina, Missouri
May 5, 1960

Mrs. Fred Kigar of Bible Grove, A Sister of Dick Burrus of Baring Is Dead

Mrs. Fred Kigar of Bible Grove, a sister of Dick Burrus of Baring, died Saturday afternoon, April 30, 1960 in a hospital at Kirksville at the age of 79 years.

Funeral services were at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon at the Christian Church in Bible Grove, conducted by the Rev. William Whitney, pastor. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Surviving are four children, a son, Cordie Kigar, of near Bible Grove, and three daughters, Mrs. Gladys Lancaster of Waterloo, Iowa, and Blanche, Mrs. Harold Marsh, and Okal, Mrs. Gerald Pulse, of Clarence and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. And in addition to the brother, Dick, at Baring, Mrs. Kigar leaves also another brother, Mike Burrus, of Glasgow, Mont., and a sister, Mrs. Emma Lyons, of Dallas City, Ill.

As Clara Belle Burrus, Mrs. Kigar, a daughter and one of the nine children of the late Zachery and Dora Chapman Burrus, was born Oct. 4, 1880, near Bible Grove. She was married in early life to Mr. Kigar, who preceded her in death in 1925. Mrs. Kigar was also preceded in death by three infant children and three sisters and two brothers, the last sister, Mrs. Mary Jane Patterson, dying May 21, 1958.

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  • Maintained by: DOUG KIGAR
  • Originally Created by: Linda Gower
  • Added: 23 Dec 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7030481
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clara Belle Burrus Kigar (4 Oct 1880–30 Apr 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7030481, citing Bible Grove Christian Church Cemetery, Bible Grove, Scotland County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by DOUG KIGAR (contributor 47228289) .