Dawes, Clara H. (Hessie) (September 17, 1878 - August 25, 1960)
SERVICES FOR MRS. DAWES
Unknown - August, 1960Funeral services for Clara H. Dawes were held Saturday, Aug. 27, at Stark's Funeral Home with the Rev. Clyde Thompson of the First Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in Douglas Park Cemetery.
Mrs. Dawes who had lived in Douglas for seventy years died in Evanston, Wyoming, August 25 at the age of 81.
She was born in Danville, Ill., September 17, 1878, and came to Douglas as a young girl. She was a member of the Episcopal Church.
Survivors are her two sons, William P. Dawes of Alliance, Neb.; W.H. Dawes of Hayes Center, Neb.; a daughter, Mary Snyder of Deming, New Mexico; 12 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. Her husband Claude preceded her in death.
Pallbearers were Bob Gentle, Fil Potter, George Cross, Mort Peters, T.U. Slonaker, and Jess Morsch.