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 Alice Burniece <I>Snyder</I> Dawes

Alice Burniece Snyder Dawes

Nebraska, USA
Death 6 Mar 2005 (aged 100)
Jordan, Garfield County, Montana, USA
Burial Douglas, Converse County, Wyoming, USA
Memorial ID 79243702 · View Source
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Parents: Edward and Mary Snyder

Alice Snyder was born on the family homestead near Galena, Nebraska. She helped her family farm by driving a four-horse team in Wauneta, Nebraska. She attended school through the 10th grade in country schools.

She was married to James H. Dawes on Jan. 29, 1927, in Holyoke, Colorado. They moved to Douglas in the early '30s, where they farmed, ranched and raised their six children.

She is survived by her son Dewane and wife Donna Dawes of Riverton; daughters Alta Jean Menard of Napa, Idaho; and Mary Alice and husband John D. Murnion of Jordan, Montana; sister Margie Shibly of Groveland, California; 20 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband James in 1957; son Bobby Jo Dawes in 1982; daughters Sara Jones in 1998 and Virginia Edwards in 2005; brother Marvin "Bud" Snyder; sisters Hazel Snyder and Ethel Scriven; grandchildren Brian Edwards, Susan Dawes, Tom Menard and Corky Edwards Murnion; and sons-in-law R. W. Menard and Fred Edwards.

Information was obtained from her obituary in the Douglas Budget March 16, 2005.

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  • Created by: Betty Alberts
  • Added: 24 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79243702
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alice Burniece Snyder Dawes (3 Nov 1904–6 Mar 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79243702, citing Douglas Park Cemetery, Douglas, Converse County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Betty Alberts (contributor 47293729) .