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Obituary ~ Eliza F. Combs
November 29, 1852 ~ November 08, 1896
Decatur County Journal
Leon, Decatur County, Iowa
November 19, 1896
MISS ELIZA COMBS died at her brother's residence near Cainsville, Mo., last Sunday of consumption. Deceased was born in Mapleton, Stark County, Ohio, November 29, 1852, and came to this county in 1857. She was a member of the Christian Church for many years and a consciencious Christian. She followed the occupation of school teaching in which line she was quite successful.
The body was brought to Leon Tuesday and laid at rest in the cemetery. ELDER STEVENS conducted a short service at the grave. Deceased leaves three brothers and one sister to mourn her departure. Her relatives and large circle of acuaintances will miss her and mourn her untimely demise.
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