Coates, Sabra Emma (Hollaway) (December 10, 1874 - April 21, 1936)
Mrs. Sabra E. Coates Dies, Was
Douglas Budget - April 23, 1936Mrs. Sabra E. Coates died Tuesday night at 10:45 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lance Rose, after a lingering illness. Her six children, two daughters-in-law and two sons-in-law were with her.
Sabra Emma Hollaway was born December 10, 1874, near Northville, Mo. When 12 years of age she came with her parents to north of Ogallala, Neb., where she lived until ten years ago, when she moved to Salem, Ore. She lived there until last November, when she came to be with her children in Douglas.
On July 1897, she was united in marriage to Walter Edward Coates. To this union six children were born, three daughters, Mrs. Mildred Dedmore, Mrs. Hazel Rose of Douglas and Miss Anoke Coates, who is finishing college at Willamette University at Salem, Ore.; three sons, Floyd of Woodlake, Neb., Buck of Careyhurst and Keith of Douglas. Surviving also are nine grandchildren, five sisters and two brothers.
Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2:30 at the Congregational church.