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 Lee Vernie <I>Norrod</I> Choate

Lee Vernie Norrod Choate

Tennessee, USA
Death 13 Jan 1944 (aged 68)
Elk City, Beckham County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Elk City, Beckham County, Oklahoma, USA
Plot Section East, Block 1, Lot 81, Space 1
Memorial ID 77081400 · View Source
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Lee Vernie Norrod was the daughter of William James Norrod 1837-1903 and Nancy Ann Bowman 1837-1916. She married Caleb S. Choate and together they had 5 children. Lillian Choate Dell 1900-1987; Livius Choate 1909-1910; Lucion Choate 1911-1993; Julian Choate 1912-1981 and Orlean Choate 1914-1974.
Published 16 Jan 1944 (Elk City Journal)
Last rites for Mrs. Leevernia Choate, 68, early-day resident of Elk City, were conducted here Saturday afternoon with burial at Fairlawn cemetery with Rev. Horace Lee Janes, First Baptist church minister, officiating.
Funeral services had been held Friday at Oklahoma City where she .............the Emanuel Baptist church was in charge of the rites there.
Mrs. Choate moved to Elk City in 1907. Her husband, the late Kenneth Choate preceded her in death five years ago and was buried here. A son, Livous Choate, also died in infancy and was interred here.
In 1912 Mr. and Mrs. Choate left Elk City, moving to Poteau, later moving to Oklahoma City where the latter had resided for 25 years prior to her death.
Thank you goes to tysduerr for going to the local library and finding the obituary. The kindness of strangers is a miracle.

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  • Maintained by: JoAnn Stephens Graham
  • Originally Created by: Odielion
  • Added: 25 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 77081400
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lee Vernie Norrod Choate (21 May 1875–13 Jan 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 77081400, citing Fairlawn Cemetery, Elk City, Beckham County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by JoAnn Stephens Graham (contributor 47263633) .