Mrs. W.C. Cole Dies at 86 Years, After Long Illness Well-Known Bethany Woman is Survived by Husband and a Son-Funeral Services Are Friday Morning
Mrs. Elizabeth Cole died at 3:00 o'clock this Wednesday morning at her home on Alder street in Bethany. She was 86 years old. Mrs. Cole, well-known and respected in Bethany circles had been ill four or five years. She had been admitted to a Bethany hospital for a few days last week, and was dismissed Saturday.
Mrs. Cole is survived by her husband, W.C. Cole of the home; a son, Melverne C. Cole of Bethany; and a granddaughter, Mrs. Ervin V. Osborn, also of Bethany. There are three great-grandchildren. A brother is Benjamin Clark of Hamilton, and two sisters are Mrs. Fred Cooper of Bethany and Mrs. Lillian Francisco of Colorado Springs, Colo.
Mrs. Cole was born in Harrison county, was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ben S. Clark. She was a member of the Pythian sisterhood, American Legion Auxiliary, the Woman's Society of Christian Service, and the Bethany Methodist church.
Funeral services will be Friday morning at 10:30 o'clock at the Haas funeral home. The Rev. Ted Masters will officiate. Burial will be at Miriam cemetery.
- 20 Feb 1874 - Birth -
- 24 Mar 1960 - Burial - Miriam Cemetery ; Bethany, Harrison Co., Missouri
- 23 Mar 1960 - Death -
|PARENT (M) William Claude Cole|
|Birth||9 Apr 1872|
|Death||27 Dec 1960|
|Marriage||to Sarah Elizabeth Clark|
|PARENT (F) Sarah Elizabeth Clark|
|Birth||20 Feb 1874|
|Death||23 Mar 1960|
|Marriage||to William Claude Cole|
|Father||Ben S Clark|
|M||Melverne Clark Cole|
|Birth||24 Dec 1894|
|Death||16 Dec 1979|
|Marriage||12 Oct 1920||to Kathleen Neff|
|Marriage||31 Oct 1929||to Hazel Roleke at Jackson Co., Missouri|