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Martha Jane McKinley Fenton


Posted By: Rebecca Calman (email)
Date: 3/25/2019 at 03:45:33

Centerville Daily Iowegian and Citizen
Friday, December 30, 1966
Mrs. Fenton Succumbs

Martha Jane McKinley Fenton, oldest daughter of Tillman and Sophronia Grimes McKinley, was born April 1, 1877 in Lucas County, iowa, and passed away on December 23, 1966 at the Clark County Hospital, at the age of 89 years, eight months and 22 days.She lived in Lucas, Appanoose, and Ringgold Counties, and a few months in Clarke County.

She was united in marriage with Henry Fenton in 1898 and to this union 11 children were born she was preceded in death by her husband and three sons, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, her parents and one sister.

She leaves to mourn her passing, four sons, Lona and Carl of Elston, Iowa; Berl of Murray, Iowa; and Harley of Oskaloosa, Iowa. Four daughters, Erma Miller, Elma Allen and Mildred Cook all of Des Moines, and Allie Munyon of Beaconsfield, Iowa and for the grandchildren, 72 great grandchildren, one brother-in-law, Elvin Fenton and one sister-in-law, Molly Fenton, both of Centerville.

Funeral services were held Monday, December 26, 1966, at the Webster funeral home, OC Ola, Iowa, with the Rev. A. V. Farden officiating. Burial was in the Charenton River Cemetery in Appanoose County.


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