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 Clara Gertrude <I>Johnson</I> Compton

Clara Gertrude Johnson Compton

Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Apr 1947 (aged 71)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Block 38 lot 143
Memorial ID 84597743 · View Source
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Mrs. Clara Compton, 71, of Springfield, died yesterday at Memorial hospital where she had been a medical patient since Feb. 6. Mrs. Compton was born in Springfield and spent her entire life here. On Oct. 21, 1903, she was married to Edward M. Compton who died in 1944. She was a member of the Asbury Methodist church.

She is survived by a nephew, Grover Deerwester, city, and two great-nephews.

Illinois State Journal, Springfield, IL, 4-11-1947

Note: the Compton plot is unmarked. It is between the Campbell stone on the left and the Smith stone on the right in the photo shown.

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