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Re: Wm. R. GIBSON 1910 Census Lawrence County MO
Posted by: gary daughtrey (ID *****8542) Date: February 26, 2006 at 12:48:18
In Reply to: Wm. R. GIBSON 1910 Census Lawrence County MO by Joan Arnold of 857

Joan,
Best guess is they are buried at Goss Cemetery, just south of Phelps or ~6 miles northwest of Mt. Vernon.

"William R. Gibson
Phelps. MO Lawrence Chieftain 24 March 1938
William R. Gibson, who had been in ill health for several weeks, died early last Thursday morning, March 15th, at his home at Phelps.
He was 72 years of age. He is survived by a sister, Mrs. Fannie Waller and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at the Phelps Church, Rev. George Johnson officiating. Burial was made in the Goss Cemetery."

There is no stone.

Also buried at Goss;
Waller, Guy, Mo Pvt Co.G 69th Infantry, WWI
15 Sep 1886 - 7 May 1943
" Hiram 1880 - 1953
" Belva 1889 - 19__

Also without a stone. The following comes from Morris, Leiman and Mosher Feneral Home Records, Miller ,MO 1928 - 1948

Waller, Fannie M. Residence - Phelps
B. 9 Feb 1861, Lawrence Co. MO
D. 4 Jun 1944
Father - James F. Gibson, TN
Mother - not listed
Cause - not listed
Burial - Goss Cem
Services - at Goss 4 pm
Interment - 6-14-44

Gibson, William B(?) Res - Phelps
Death not given
B. 1865 Apr 19, Lawrence Co, MO
D. 1838 Mar 15
Father - Franklin Gibson, TN
Mother Angeline Bond, Alabama
Cause not given
Bur Goss
Svc Goss 2 pm
Int 3-16-1938

Waller, Guy
Res National Military Home
Death - Los Angeles, Cal.
B. 1886 Sep 15, Phelps
D. 1943 May 7
Father - Richard Waller, MO
Mother - Fannie Gibson, MO
Cause - Uremia - acurte nephritis
Bur Goss
Sve Phelps church 2 pm
Int not given


That's all I've been able to find unless I stumble across a obit in a local paper for James F or Angeline. At least you now have her maiden name.
Happy hunting,
Gary


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