Hamilton County, Illinois
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Clarence Virgil Bader
Clarence V. Bader Rites Conducted In Hamilton Clarence V. Bader, 92, a retired farmer of Hamilton area, died on December 6 [1977] in the Memorial hospital in Carthage where he had been a patient for three days. Services were held at 10 a.m. Friday in the Lamporte funeral home in Hamilton, conducted by the Rev. Terry Halstead. Burial was in the Riverside cemetery north of Hamilton. Mr. Bader was born in Browning, July 29, 1885, a son of Henry Oscar and Lusetta Saucer Bader. He married Casseline M Jenkins in May, 1914. She died in May 1943. He married Mary Elsie Slack in April 1953. He farmed north of Hamilton for many years. Mr. Bader was a member of the American Tree Farmers, a 50-year member of the Farm Bureau and a former member of the I.O.O.F. He attended the First Christian church in Keokuk, Iowa. Surviving is his wife. He was preceded in death by a brother and seven sisters.
[Rushville Times, December 1977 Submitted By: Ida Maack Recu]

Dora E. Baker
Dora Ella Buchanan Baker b. Sept 23, 1887 Aden d. Nov 15, 1953 . Married Robert D. Baker

 [Times-Leader, Nov 19, 1953]

Brandon Lucas Bond
Born July 29, 1863 Died Sept 21, 1946 Son of Wilburn & Evaline (MAULDING from Hamilton Co. marriages # 1876 Nov 3, 1859 ) Bond. Married Mary Oneal died 1900; 5 children Inese died in infancy & Reggie died 1929; leaves 3 children Howard, Raymond, Leland Bond. Married Alice Ellise; 4 children Bernadine died 1934; leaves 3 children Leland, Reba & Pauline. Married Kate Morriosn? (Morrison) 1936 died 1943. Leaves 6 children; 1 brother Riley, brother Albert died; 4 sisters all dead Charity, Lou, Lucy & Ann; 3 half brothers Jack, Amos, & Ben half brother Johnnie died; 2 step-sisters Ann Green & Sarah Latham; 1 half sister Mary & Half sister Lizzie died; 1 step-brother Felix Upchurch.  [Times-Leader, Sept 26, 1946 - Submitted by a Friend of Free Genealogy] 

Louisa Bond
80 year old McLeansboro resident, Louisa Bond, died at 12:05 a.m. Sunday, July 18th at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro. (born Sep. 5, 1923) She was the wife of the late Ernie Bond.
Surviving are 4 daughters, Linda Van Winkle and Jo Ann Cox both of McLeansboro, Jackie Frey of Dahlgren and Brenda Cullins of Wauchula, Florida; a brother, Harold Smith of Sun City Center, Florida; a sister, Lucendia Dial of Thompsonville; 4 sisters-in-law, Lois Smith of McLeansboro, Evea Bond of Effingham, Elizabeth Smith of West Frankfort and Lucille Myers of Seven Lakes, North Carolina; 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchidren.
Funeral services for Louisa Bond were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 20th at the Blooming Grove Baptist Church near McLeansboro. Burial in Blooming Grove Cemetery.
Visitation from 5-8 p.m. Monday, July 19th at the Blooming Grove Baptist Church. The Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro was in charge of the arrangements.
[Jul. 18, 2004, McLeansboro - Added by: Kyle Shoultz]

Carrie Lillie Broadway
Pocahontas, AR -- Funeral services for Mrs. Carrie Lillie Broadway, 81, of 309 West Wiley, Pocahontas, were held Monday morning at 10 in the McNabb Funeral Home Chapel in Pocahontas with Henry Massengale officiating.  Burial followed in Randolph Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Broadway died Saturday at her home.  Born in McLeansboro, Ill. and having spent almost her entire lifetime in Randolph County, Mrs. Broadway was retired from the Brown Shoe Co. and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Pocahontas.
She is survived by two sons, Paul Broadway of Madison, Ill., and Jerrell Broadway of Pocahontas; one sister, Ethel Lingo of Walnut Ridge, AR; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.  (NOTE:  Mrs. Broadway was born Aug 12, 1902; d. July 14, 1984)  [Pocahontas Star Herald, Pocahontas, Arkansas, July 19, 1984; contributed by Freda Roberts]

Eliza C. (GATES) Haley Burns
Born June 16, 1837 Gallatin Co., Il. died June 3, 1916 in the home of Oliver Coy. Married Mike Haley 1851; 4 children 2 survive; John Haley, Bloomfield Mo., & Mrs. Sarah Maulding, Bloomfield, Mo.
Married Edwards Burns; 8 children, 7 survive: Kate Burns, Mike Burns & Lizzie Coy all of McLeansboro, Ed Burns of Bakersfield, Calf., Clara Wedding of Bakersfield, Calf., J. F. Burns, La Forge, Mo., C. C. Burns, Chaffee Mo., Interred Cherry Grove Cemetery

[Times June 8, 1916 - Submitted by a Friend of Free Genealogy]

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