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Obituary ~ Flora "Malissa" (Jackson) Conner
June 21, 1860 ~ April 09, 1924
Leon, Decatur County, Iowa
Thursday, April 24, 1924
FLORA MALISSA JACKSON was born in Stark County, Illinois, June 21, 1860, and departed this life at Leon, Iowa, April 9, 1924, at the age of 63 years, 10 months and 19 days. She was united in marriage to THOMAS CONNOR August 7, 1886. To this union seven children were born, four having preceded their mother in death. She leaves to mourn her departure, her husband, three children: MRS. NELLIE DEWEY, of Des Moines; MRS. BEULAH DUNHAM, of Leon, Iowa; WILLIAM CONNOR, of Leon, Iowa. Four brothers, MAX, WALTER and FRANK JACKSON, of Ellston, Iowa; JEAN JACKSON, of Boone, Iowa. One sister, MRS. HATTIE HAM, of Hiteman, Iowa, and six grandchildren, besides other relatives and friends.
Funeral service was held April l2th at the Assembly of God Hall, conducted by Pastor Geo. R. Lamb. Interment followed in the Palestine Cemetery.
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"With permission from the Leon Journal Reporter"
September 7, 2002