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GREEN, Estella May 1861 - 1933


Posted By: Joey Stark
Date: 12/3/2023 at 14:57:16

"The Fairfield Daily Ledger"
Wednesday, January 18, 1933
Front Page, Column 6


Well Known Jefferson County Resident Taken This Morning

Mrs. Estella GREEN, wife of Wayne G. GREEN, passed away at 11:30 o'clock this morning at her home, 410 East Adams street, following an extended illness with heart trouble and complications.

The body was taken to the Campbell Funeral Home pending arrangements.

Mrs. GREEN was born October 12, 1861, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Solomon CLARKE (sic - CLARK) of Salina. She spent practically her entire life in Jefferson county and a number of years in Fairfield.

Besides her husband she leaves a sister Miss Cora CLARKE of Liberty township; two sons, Harry Clarke GREEN, who recently arrived from the west, and Ralph Allen GREEN of this city, and two grandchildren, Doris and Marjorie GREEN of Fairfield.


"The Fairfield (Ia.) Daily Ledger"
Saturday, January 21, 1933
Page SIX, Column 1


--Wayne GREEN, 410 East Adams street, was taken suddenly ill yesterday morning with acute indigestion, and was unable to attend the funeral of his wife held in the afternoon from the Campbell Funeral Home. ...

(same publication and page, but Column 2 -- )


Rev. G. W. Pool Officiated At Services in Funeral Home Here

Funeral services for Mrs. Wayne GREEN, who passed away Wednesday morning following an extended illness, were held at 2:30 o'clock yesterday afternoon at the Campbell Funeral Home. Rev. G. W. Pool officiated at the last rites.

Music was furnished by Mrs. B. F. Leathers and Miss Marie Scott who sang "Rock of Ages" and "Nearer My God to Thee" accompanied on the piano by Mrs. H. P. Campbell.

Pallbearers were: Charles GREEN, Fred Flinspach, William Carlson, M. R. Collins, Henry Munson and Perry Hickenbottom. Burial was made in Evergreen cemetery.

Estella May CLARK, daughter of Clara Augusta MONSON and Solomon CLARK, was born at Salina, Iowa, October 12, 1861, and departed this life the 18th day of January, 1933. She was married at Fairfield, Iowa, October 18, 1882, to Gaddis Wayne GREEN.

Two children were born to this union, Harry Clark GREEN, Georgetown, Calif. and Ralph Allen GREEN of Fairfield, who with their father survive.

The other surviving relatives are one sister, Miss Cora CLARK, Fairfield; one aunt, Mrs. Rose TAYLOR, Creston, Iowa; and two grandchildren, Doris Elizabeth and marjorie (sic) Juanita GREEN of Fairfield

Mr. and Mrs. GREEN were married 50 years October 18, 1933 (sic - 1932), but Mrs. GREEN being ill they were unable to celebrate this event. She had been seriously ill for the past two months.

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*Transcribed for genealogy purposes; I have no relation to the person(s) mentioned.

Note: Buried in Lot 1st.068. Husband Gaddis died in 1941 and was buried with her.


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