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 Nellie Grace <I>Jacobs</I> Boyer

Nellie Grace Jacobs Boyer

Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Death 22 Nov 1961 (aged 76)
Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Burial Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 88538321 · View Source
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Published in the Southern Illinoisan Newspaper, Wednesday, November 22, 1961:


Rites for Murphysboro
Woman Slated Friday

Mrs. Nellie Grace Boyer, 76, mother-in-law of Murphysboro Mayor, Joe E. Williams died at 10:20 a.m. today in St. Joseph Memorial Hospital in Murphysboro after an illness of one year.

She was born Feb. 17, 1885 in Jackson County, the daughter of C. B. and Mary Jacobs. She was married to George P. Boyer.

Mrs. Boyer was a member of the First Baptist Church of Murphysboro, and the Fidelis Sunday school class.

She leaves her husband; daughters, Mrs. Joe E. Williams of Murphysboro and Mrs. Edwin Hunter of Carbondale; sons, Eldron and Ernest both of Murphysboro; a step-daughter, Mrs. Lloyd Allard of Vergennes; a step-son, H. D. Boyer of Ft. Worth, Tex.; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; sisters, Mrs. Ella (sic - Etta) Weaver and Mrs. Anna McIntyre both of Murphysboro; and brothers, Elmer and Clarence Jacobs both of Murphysboro.

Friends my call at the Meyer-Denny Funeral Home in Murphysboro after 7 p.m. Thursday until 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The Rev. H. T. Rafnel and the Rev. Don C. Galaher will officiate. Burial will be in Worthen Cemetery.

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  • Added: 15 Apr 2012
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nellie Grace Jacobs Boyer (17 Feb 1885–22 Nov 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 88538321, citing Worthen Cemetery, Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by William McIntyre Danner (contributor 47334703) .