Vernon Ross Clagett Jr.1,2

M, #10341, b. 6 August 1945, d. 6 February 1960
Father*Vernon Ross Clagett1,3,2 b. 29 Aug 1915, d. 6 Apr 1995
Mother*Reba Eileen Jackson1,3,2 b. 6 Feb 1918, d. 18 Feb 1963
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited2 Nov 2020
     He was born on 6 August 1945 at Kern County, California, USA.1,3,2
     He died on 6 February 1960 in a local hospital of injuries sustained in a tractor accident at Pryor, Mayes County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 14.1,2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Vernon Ross Clagett.4 Vernon Ross Clagett Jr. was buried on 9 February 1960 at Big Cabin Cemetery, Big Cabin, Craig County, Oklahoma, USA.2,4
     He also went by the name of Ross Clagett.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Craig County Democrat published in Vinita, Oklahoma, 11 February 1960 .4

Citations

  1. [S467] Merrie Rue Smith, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Alta Mae Jackson Hart (Garland, TX), downloaded 1975.
  2. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., A class="ext" href="https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/69694548">Vernon Ross Clagett, Jr./A
    Grave marker transcription:
    V. Ross Clagett     1945 - 1960.
  3. [S504] California Birth Index, online California Birth Index - Rootsweb, Vernon Ross Clagett. Hereinafter cited as California Birth Index.
  4. [S10937] Rites Are Held For Tractor Victim, Craig County Democrat, Vinita, Oklahoma, 11 Feb 1960, Page 1, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, A class="ext" href="https://www.newspapers.com/clip/62196561/obituary-vernon-ross-clagett-aged-14/">Obituary: Vernon Ross Clagett (Aged 14)/A. Hereinafter cited as Craig County Democrat.

Bertha L. Schultz1,2

F, #10347, b. 11 February 1892, d. 24 November 1962
Father*Peter Shultz3
Last Edited1 Nov 2020
     She was born on 11 February 1892 at Missouri, USA.4,1,5,2 Bertha married Charley Jackson on 22 March 1908 at Chouteau, Mayes County, Oklahoma, USA. This was his second marriage and her first.4,6,7,5,2
     She died on 24 November 1962 at Oklahoma, USA, at age 70.4,1 Bertha L. Schultz was buried at Chouteau Cemetery North, Chouteau, Mayes County, Oklahoma, USA.1

Census Data

     Bertha L. Schultz and Charles E. Jackson appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Chouteau, Mayes County, Oklahoma, enumerated 14 April 1910, enumerated as a house carpenter. Their daughter Daisey M. was listed as living with them.2
Bertha L. Jackson and C. E. Jackson appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of West Park Ottawa Twp., Ottawa County, Oklahoma, enumerated 10 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer. Their daughter, Geneva Rickord and their grandson, Dwight Rickord were included in the houeshold.5
     In the obituary of Charles E. Jackson who died 6 March 1948, his wife, Bertha L. Jackson was listed as a survivor.8

Family

Charles E. Jackson b. 15 Jun 1881, d. 6 Mar 1948
Marriage*Bertha married Charley Jackson on 22 March 1908 at Chouteau, Mayes County, Oklahoma, USA. This was his second marriage and her first.4,6,7,5,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., A class="ext" href="https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/154302401">Bertha L. Jackson/A
    Grave marker transcription:
    Bertha L. Jackson     Feb. 11, 1892 - Nov. 24, 1962.
  2. [S10948] Charles E. Jackson household, 14 April 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, Chouteau Ward 2, Mayes, Oklahoma; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 85; Family: 27, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T624-1262.
  3. [S10893] Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995 (Publisher: Various Oklahoma County marriage collections), Ancestry.com, Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995; "An index of Oklahoma marriages with links to images in FamilySearch.org"; cited as "Oklahoma, County Marriage Records., Charley Jackson and Bertha Shultz; 22 Mar 1908, Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA.
  4. [S467] Merrie Rue Smith, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Alta Mae Jackson Hart (Garland, TX), downloaded 1975.
  5. [S10942] C. E. Jackson household, 10 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, West Park Ottawa, Ottawa, Oklahoma; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 21; Family: 98, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S10893] "Oklahoma, County Marriage Records", online Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995: Charley Jackson and Bertha Shultz; 22 Mar 1908, Muskogee (sic), Oklahoma, USA.
  7. [S10939] Moody Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 17 Oct 1993, Page 35, column 4 viewed at Newspaper Archive, A class="ext" href="https://www.newspapers.com/clip/62378582/obituary-charles-e-jackson-aged-67/">Obituary: CHARLES E. JACKSON (Aged 67)/A. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  8. [S10947] Obituary: Charles E. Jackson, Miami News-Record, Miami, Oklahoma, 07 Mar 1948, Page 15, columns 3 & 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, A class="ext" href="https://www.newspapers.com/clip/62378582/obituary-charles-e-jackson-aged-67/">Obituary: CHARLES E. JACKSON (Aged 67)/A. Hereinafter cited as News-Record.

Geneva Edith Jackson1,2,3

F, #10348, b. 10 March 1911, d. 10 January 1981
Father*Charles E. Jackson1 b. 15 Jun 1881, d. 6 Mar 1948
Mother*Bertha L. Schultz1 b. 11 Feb 1892, d. 24 Nov 1962
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited1 Nov 2020
     She was born on 10 March 1911 at Chouteau, Mayes County, Oklahoma, USA, according to the Genealogy of the John Jackson Family compiled by Alta Mae Jackson Hart, and provided to me by Merrie Rue Smith.1,4,5 Alternatively, she was born on 6 March 1911 according to the Social Security Death Index.2 Geneva married Charles Wayne Rickard on 11 June 1927 at Vinita, Craig County, Oklahoma, USA.1,3 Geneva married Moody L. Wilson on 2 December 1933 at Oklahoma, USA.1,6,7
     She died on 10 January 1981 at North Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 69.1,2
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Moody Lee Wilson, Dwight J. Rickard and Jeanne Wood.8 Geneva Edith Jackson was buried on 12 January 1981 at Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery (aka G.A.R. Cemetery), Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA.9,10,11

Census Data

     Geneva appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of West Park Ottawa Twp., Ottawa County, Oklahoma, in the household of C. E. Jackson and Bertha L. Jackson.5
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Miami, Oklahoma Miami News Record 5 December 1933 :
Marriage Announcement
     Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Jackson of near Miami have announced the marriage of their daughter, Mrs. Geneva Rickard, to Moody L. Wilson. The Rev. W. R. Reeves read the impressive ring ceremony in the presence of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Wilson. The young couple will make their home on a farm in the Welch district.7
Geneva Edith Wilson was listed as next-of-kin/contact on the draft registration of his wife, Moody Lee Wilson.12
     In the obituary of Charles E. Jackson who died 6 March 1948, his daughter, Mrs. Moody Wilson of Miami, was listed as a survivor.13
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Joplin Globe published in Joplin, Missouri, 11 January 1981 .8

     In the obituary of Neva Jeanne Wood who died 8 October 2016, her mother, the former Geneva Jackson was listed as predeceased.14

Family 1

Charles Wayne Rickard b. c 1906
Marriage*Geneva married Charles Wayne Rickard on 11 June 1927 at Vinita, Craig County, Oklahoma, USA.1,3 
Child

Family 2

Moody Lee Wilson b. 14 Sep 1908, d. 13 Oct 1993
Marriage*Geneva married Moody L. Wilson on 2 December 1933 at Oklahoma, USA.1,6,7 
Child

Citations

  1. [S467] Merrie Rue Smith, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Alta Mae Jackson Hart (Garland, TX), downloaded 1975.
  2. [S501] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, GENEVA WILSON 06 Mar 1911 Jan 1981 (not specified) 74358 (North Miami, Ottawa, OK) 443-14-5490 Oklahoma. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S10893] Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995 (Publisher: Various Oklahoma County marriage collections), Ancestry.com, Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995; "An index of Oklahoma marriages with links to images in FamilySearch.org"; cited as "Oklahoma, County Marriage Records., Charles Wayne Rickard and Geneva Edith Jackson; 11 Jun 1927, Craig, Oklahoma, USA.
  4. [S6920] Rootsweb - Message Board Ottawa County - Obit Look Up, online Rootsweb - Message Board - Ottawa County - Obit Look Up, Obit Look Up - Posted: 11 Jul 2006 9:19 PM GMT by Margaret
    Source appears to be Guilford -Thomas Funeral Home, Miami Okla.
    Reference to Chavtean may be reference to Chouteau.. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb - Message Board Ottawa County.
  5. [S10942] C. E. Jackson household, 10 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, West Park Ottawa, Ottawa, Oklahoma; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 21; Family: 98, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  6. [S10939] Moody Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 17 Oct 1993, Page 35, column 4 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Moody Lee Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  7. [S10941] Marriage Announcement, Miami News-Record, Miami, Oklahoma, 05 Dec 1933, Page 6, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, A class="ext" href="https://www.newspapers.com/clip/62254439/marriage-wilson-rickard-nee-jackson/">Marriage: Wilson - Rickard nee Jackson/A. Hereinafter cited as News-Record.
  8. [S10940] Joplin/District Deaths: Geneva Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 11 Jan 1981, Page 31, column 5, Geneva Edith Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  9. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., A class="ext" href="https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/138846968">Geneva Edith Wilson née Jackson/A
    Grave marker transcription:
    WILSON
    Geneva Wdith     Mar. 10, 1911 - Jan. 10, 1981
    Moody Lee     Sept. 14, 1908 - Oct. 13, 1998.
  10. [S6920] Rootsweb - Message Board Ottawa County, online Rootsweb - Message Board - Ottawa County - Obit Look Up, Obit Look Up - Posted: 11 Jul 2006 9:19 PM GMT by Margaret
    Source appears to be Guilford -Thomas Funeral Home, Miami Okla.
  11. [S10940] Joplin Globe, 11 Jan 1981, Page 31, column 5, Geneva Edith Wilson
    Grave marker transcription:
    Wilson
    Geneva Edith     Mar. 10, 1911 - Jan. 10, 1981
    Moody Lee     Sept. 14, 1908 - Oct. 13, 1993.
  12. [S8085] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Publisher: Ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; "Database created from Draft Registration Cards of all U.S. states. Images are in Fold3, requiring a subscription to view"; cited as "US WWII Draft., Moody Lee Wilson; Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940, Miami, Ottawa, Oklahoma, USA; Next of kin: Geneva Edith Wilson.
  13. [S10947] Obituary: Charles E. Jackson, Miami News-Record, Miami, Oklahoma, 07 Mar 1948, Page 15, columns 3 & 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, A class="ext" href="https://www.newspapers.com/clip/62378582/obituary-charles-e-jackson-aged-67/">Obituary: CHARLES E. JACKSON (Aged 67)/A. Hereinafter cited as News-Record.
  14. [S10943] Neva Jeanne Wood, Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC, Miami, Oklahoma, about 10 Oct 2016 viewed at Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Obituary: Neva Jeanne Wood née Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC.

Charles Wayne Rickard1

M, #10349, b. circa 1906
Last Edited31 Oct 2020
     He was born circa 1906.1 Charles married Geneva Edith Jackson on 11 June 1927 at Vinita, Craig County, Oklahoma, USA.2,1

Family

Geneva Edith Jackson b. 10 Mar 1911, d. 10 Jan 1981
Child

Citations

  1. [S10893] Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995 (Publisher: Various Oklahoma County marriage collections), Ancestry.com, Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995; "An index of Oklahoma marriages with links to images in FamilySearch.org"; cited as "Oklahoma, County Marriage Records., Charles Wayne Rickard and Geneva Edith Jackson; 11 Jun 1927, Craig, Oklahoma, USA.
  2. [S467] Merrie Rue Smith, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Alta Mae Jackson Hart (Garland, TX), downloaded 1975.

Dwight Jackson Rickard1

M, #10350, b. 10 January 1929, d. 8 September 1994
Father*Charles Wayne Rickard2 b. c 1906
Mother*Geneva Edith Jackson2 b. 10 Mar 1911, d. 10 Jan 1981
Step-fatherMoody Lee Wilson b. 14 Sep 1908, d. 13 Oct 1993
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited1 Nov 2020
     He was born on 10 January 1929 at Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA.1,2,3
     He died on 8 September 1994 at age 65.1,4
     
Military Service

     Dwight Rickard began military service on 17 January 1951 at the age of 22 joining the US Army.4 Dwight Rickard ended his military service on 23 February 1953
End of Military Service section.4

Census Data

     Dwight appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of West Park Ottawa Twp., Ottawa County, Oklahoma, in the household of C. E. Jackson and Bertha L. Jackson.3
     In the obituary of Geneva Edith Wilson who died 10 January 1981, her son, Dwight J. Rickard of Joplin, Missouri, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Neva Jeanne Wood who died 8 October 2016, her brother, Dwight Rickard was listed as predeceased.6

Citations

  1. [S283] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Dwight Jackson Rickard. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  2. [S467] Merrie Rue Smith, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Alta Mae Jackson Hart (Garland, TX), downloaded 1975.
  3. [S10942] C. E. Jackson household, 10 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, West Park Ottawa, Ottawa, Oklahoma; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 21; Family: 98, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S3870] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 (Publisher: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs), Ancestry.com, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; "Original data: Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs."; cited as "BIRLS Death File., Dwight Rickard.
  5. [S10940] Joplin/District Deaths: Geneva Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 11 Jan 1981, Page 31, column 5, Geneva Edith Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  6. [S10943] Neva Jeanne Wood, Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC, Miami, Oklahoma, about 10 Oct 2016 viewed at Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Obituary: Neva Jeanne Wood née Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC.

Moody Lee Wilson1,2,3,4,5

M, #10351, b. 14 September 1908, d. 13 October 1993
Father*Charles A. Wilson6 b. c 1870, d. 31 Oct 1954
Mother*Chrissie Ellen (?)6
Last Edited2 Nov 2020
     He was born on 14 September 1908 at Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA.2,3,4,7 Moody married Geneva Rickard on 2 December 1933 at Oklahoma, USA.1,5,8
     He died on 13 October 1993 at his home at Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 85.2,9,4,10,5
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Jeanne Wood.5 Moody Lee Wilson was buried on 19 October 1993 at Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery (aka G.A.R. Cemetery), Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA.3,10,5
     
Military Service - US Army WWII

     Moody Lee Wilson began military service on 29 January 1944 or 19 February 1944 at Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, USA, joining the US Army. His service number was 38593029.9,11 Moody Lee Wilson ended his military service on 9 November 1945
End of Military Service section.9

     The following newspaper article appeared in the Miami, Oklahoma Miami News Record 5 December 1933 :
Marriage Announcement
     Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Jackson of near Miami have announced the marriage of their daughter, Mrs. Geneva Rickard, to Moody L. Wilson. The Rev. W. R. Reeves read the impressive ring ceremony in the presence of Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Wilson. The young couple will make their home on a farm in the Welch district.8
He registered for the draft on 16 October 1940 at Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA..7
     In the obituary of Charles A. Wilson who died 31 October 1954, his son, Moody Lee Wilson of North Miami, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Geneva Edith Wilson who died 10 January 1981, her husband, Moody Lee Wilson was listed as a survivor.12
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Joplin Globe published in Joplin, Missouri, 17 October 1993 .5

     In the obituary of Neva Jeanne Wood who died 8 October 2016, her father, Moody Lee Wilson was listed as predeceased.13

Family

Geneva Edith Jackson b. 10 Mar 1911, d. 10 Jan 1981
Marriage*Moody married Geneva Rickard on 2 December 1933 at Oklahoma, USA.1,5,8 
Child

Citations

  1. [S467] Merrie Rue Smith, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Alta Mae Jackson Hart (Garland, TX), downloaded 1975.
  2. [S501] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Moody L. Wilson. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., A class="ext" href="https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/123746811">Moody Lee Wilson/A
    Grave marker transcription:
    Moody Lee Wilson
    PFC US Army World War II     Sep 14, 1908 - Oct 13, 1993.
  4. [S4161] Lismor51, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/921394, lismor51 (unknown location), downloaded 2007, Moody Lee Wilson.
  5. [S10939] Moody Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 17 Oct 1993, Page 35, column 4 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Moody Lee Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  6. [S10938] Charles A. Wilson Rites Set Tuesday, Miami Daily News Record, Miami, Oklahoma, 01 Nov 1954, Page 1, column 6 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Charles A. Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Miami Daily News Record.
  7. [S8085] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Publisher: Ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; "Database created from Draft Registration Cards of all U.S. states. Images are in Fold3, requiring a subscription to view"; cited as "US WWII Draft., Moody Lee Wilson; Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940, Miami, Ottawa, Oklahoma, USA; Next of kin: Geneva Edith Wilson.
  8. [S10941] Marriage Announcement, Miami News-Record, Miami, Oklahoma, 05 Dec 1933, Page 6, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, A class="ext" href="https://www.newspapers.com/clip/62254439/marriage-wilson-rickard-nee-jackson/">Marriage: Wilson - Rickard nee Jackson/A. Hereinafter cited as News-Record.
  9. [S3870] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 (Publisher: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs), Ancestry.com, U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010; "Original data: Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs."; cited as "BIRLS Death File., Moody Wilson.
  10. [S6920] Rootsweb - Message Board Ottawa County - Obit Look Up, online Rootsweb - Message Board - Ottawa County - Obit Look Up, Obit Look Up - Posted: 11 Jul 2006 9:19 PM GMT by Margaret
    Source appears to be Guilford -Thomas Funeral Home, Miami Okla.. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb - Message Board Ottawa County.
  11. [S3544] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946; "This database contains information on about 8.3 million men and women who enlisted in the U.S. Army during World War II"; cited as "US WWII Army Enlistment., Moody L Wilson, 29 Jan 1944, Tulsa, Oklahoma.
  12. [S10940] Joplin/District Deaths: Geneva Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 11 Jan 1981, Page 31, column 5, Geneva Edith Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  13. [S10943] Neva Jeanne Wood, Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC, Miami, Oklahoma, about 10 Oct 2016 viewed at Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Obituary: Neva Jeanne Wood née Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC.

Neva Jeanne Wilson1

F, #10352, b. 18 April 1937, d. 8 October 2016
Father*Moody Lee Wilson1 b. 14 Sep 1908, d. 13 Oct 1993
Mother*Geneva Edith Jackson1 b. 10 Mar 1911, d. 10 Jan 1981
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited1 Nov 2020
     She was born on 18 April 1937 at Miami, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA.2 Neva married William Donald Wood on 6 March 1954 at Grove, Delaware County, Oklahoma, USA, although his obituary gives Miami as their place of marriage.3,4,5
     She died on 8 October 2016 at Fairland, Ottawa County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 79.6
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: William Donald Wood, Moody Lee Wilson, Tony Wood and Dwight Rickard.2
     She also went by the name of Jeanne Wood.3,7
     In the obituary of Geneva Edith Wilson who died 10 January 1981, her daughter, Jeanne Wood of Joplin, Missouri, was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Moody Lee Wilson who died 13 October 1993, his daughter, Jeanne Wood of Miami, was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of William Donald Wood who died 11 December 2006, his wife, the former Jeanne Wilson was listed as a survivor.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service, LLC published in Miami, Oklahoma, circa 10 October 2016 .2

     The following obituary appeared Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service, LLC in Miami, Oklahoma, original record circa 10 October 2016 :
     Neva Jeanne (Wilson) Wood of Miami, OK passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Fairland Care Center in Fairland, OK. She was 79.
     Neva was born April 18, 1937 in Miami, OK to Moody Lee and Geneva (Jackson) Wilson. She was a lifetime Miami resident, a member of the Bethany Christian Church in Miami, member of the Miami Chapter of O.E.S. and American Legion Auxiliary.
     Neva worked at the Ottawa County Election Board and Otasco and was a volunteer in the Gift Shop at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center in Miami.
     She married William Donald Wood and he preceded her in death in 2006, she was also preceded by a son Tony in 2006, her parents and 2 brothers Arthur Wilson and Dwight Rickard.
Survivors include: her daughter Teri Wood of Tulsa, OK. a brother John Wilson and wife Erma of Powell, MO, a grandson Kelly Don Wood of Alabama and 2 great –grandchildren Gentry and Natalie of Alabama.
     Graveside Service will be Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami, OK.2

     October 2020 Research notes:
Determine which of Neva Wood's children was the parent of an unknown person

This may be the Kelly Don Wood who received a marriage license 23 Oct 2015.2,9

Family

William Donald Wood b. 17 Feb 1929, d. 11 Dec 2006
Marriage*Neva married William Donald Wood on 6 March 1954 at Grove, Delaware County, Oklahoma, USA, although his obituary gives Miami as their place of marriage.3,4,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S467] Merrie Rue Smith, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi, Alta Mae Jackson Hart (Garland, TX), downloaded 1975.
  2. [S10943] Neva Jeanne Wood, Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC, Miami, Oklahoma, about 10 Oct 2016 viewed at Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Obituary: Neva Jeanne Wood née Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Paul Thomas Funeral Home & Cremation Service, LLC.
  3. [S6920] Rootsweb - Message Board Ottawa County - Obit Look Up, online Rootsweb - Message Board - Ottawa County - Obit Look Up, Obit Look Up - Posted: 11 Jul 2006 9:19 PM GMT by Margaret
    Source appears to be Guilford -Thomas Funeral Home, Miami Okla.
    Reference to Chavtean may be reference to Chouteau.. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb - Message Board Ottawa County.
  4. [S10893] Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995 (Publisher: Various Oklahoma County marriage collections), Ancestry.com, Oklahoma, County Marriage Records, 1890-1995; "An index of Oklahoma marriages with links to images in FamilySearch.org"; cited as "Oklahoma, County Marriage Records., Neva Wilson and William Wood; 06 Mar 1954, Delaware, Oklahoma, USA.
  5. [S10944] William Donald “Don” Wood, The Miami News Record, Miami, Oklahoma, 12 Dec 2006 viewed at The Miami News Record, Obituary: William Donald “Don” Wood. Hereinafter cited as Miami News Record.
  6. [S3862] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., A class="ext" href="https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/171202474">Neva Jeanne Wood née Wilson/A.
  7. [S10940] Joplin/District Deaths: Geneva Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 11 Jan 1981, Page 31, column 5, Geneva Edith Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  8. [S10939] Moody Wilson, Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri, 17 Oct 1993, Page 35, column 4 viewed at Newspaper Archive, Obituary: Moody Lee Wilson. Hereinafter cited as Joplin Globe.
  9. [S10945] Marriage Licenses, Journal Record, Hamilton, Alabama, 21 Nov 2015, Page 7, column 6 viewed at eTypes Archives, see Page 7, column 6, last entry for Oct. 23. Hereinafter cited as Journal Record.