Stoddard County, Missouri
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Pauline Dodd
Pauline Dodd, wife of John Dodd, was born in Prairie Durocher Ill., May 17, 1888 and passed away at the Davis Clinic, July 21, 1954 at the age of 66 years, two months and four days. Mrs. Dodd has been in falling health the past several years. She is survived by her husband, John H. Dodd; one son, Russell Dodd of Dexter; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Thurston of Dexter and Mrs. Emma Thurston of Poplar Bluff; two brothers, Charley Queffemme of LeMay and Jewell Quelfeme of Poplar Bluff. She is also survived by a grandaughter and many other relatives and friends. Funeral services were conducted at First General Baptist Church last Thursday afternoon, July 22, 1954 Ref. Laurence Vieth assisted by Rev. Orville Myers officiating. Interment was in the Dexter cemetery, Strickland-Rainey service.
Dexter, Stoddard County MO Dexter Messenger July 29, 1954 - CW - Sub by FoFG]

James Dowdy
Dexter, Missouri, December 30. -- James Dowdy, aged 94 years, died at his home near here this morning. Deceased was born in North Carolina in 1802 and came to Stoddard County 60 years ago. He was at one time Sheriff of this County. He had been active until he took ill, a week ago.
(Source: St. Louis Republic - December 31, 1896. Transcribed and contributed by: Frances Cooley)


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