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 Retta <I>Lawson</I> Bacon

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Retta Lawson Bacon

  • Birth 21 Aug 1903 Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 6 Feb 1993 Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Purcell, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 87755689

Joplin Globe, 7 Feb 1993 6b:
Retta Bacon
Retta Bacon, 89, Joplin, died at 1:12 p.m. Saturday at Oak Hill Hospital after a
long illness.
Mrs. Bacon was born Aug. 21, 1903, at Carthage. She grew up in the Webb City
area and was a lifelong area resident. She worked at the Army Ammunition Plant
at Parsons, Kan., during World War II. She later worked 10 years as a nurse's
aide at what now is St. John's Regional Medical Center.
She married Clarence Bacon in 1946 in Joplin. He died in 1963.
Survivors include a son, William E. Dodson, Grove, Okla.; 25 grandchildren; 22
great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are pending with Parker Mortuary.


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  • Created by: Linda G
  • Added: 31 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 87755689
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Retta Lawson Bacon (21 Aug 1903–6 Feb 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 87755689, citing Friends Cemetery, Purcell, Jasper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Linda G (contributor 46859563) .