Surname: Morrow

Morrow, Catherine Champ – Obituary

Graveside services were to be held at the Cowlitz Mission Cemetery this afternoon for Mrs. Catherine Morrow, 85 whose death, occurred in Portland, Wednesday [July 18, 1934]. Mass was said in St. Agatha’s Church in that city this morning. The Morrow family settled on Cowlitz Prairie in the early days. After her husband’s death, Mrs. Morrow moved to Portland, where she has resided many years. She is survived by the following children: Mrs. Belle Frazier, L. P. Morrow, Mrs. C. J. Kryger, Mrs. Nellie Miller and Mrs. Irene Moore, Portland; Harry Morrow, Oregon City, and M. J. Morrow, Sacramento. A brother, Robert Champ, resides at Winlock, and another brother, Willis, at Aberdeen. [Catherine Champ married Herman Grinsel Morrow on January 14, 1864 in Oakland City, Mason Co., WA. She was born May 2, 1849 in Mahaska County, IA to William Champ and Melissa McEwen. Her parents are buried in the Winlock Cemetery in Lewis Co., WA. She is buried a few miles away with her husband in the St. Francis Xavier Mission in Winlock. She is buried next to her husband in an unmarked grave.] Contributed by: Shelli...

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Morrow, Tillman Preston – Obituary

Word has been received here of the death of Mr. T. P. Morrow of Swedesburg which occurred Thursday afternoon, Jan. 4th [1906] at three o’clock after a long illness of paralysis. He has been a resident of Henry County for many years and his many friends will be grieved to learn of his death. He is survived by a family of seven children, all of whom live in this county with the exception of one daughter. He is also an uncle of Mr. John Morrow of this city. The funeral will be held Saturday morning at ten o’clock at Olds. Mt. Pleasant Daily News, January 5, 1906 Contributed by: Shelli...

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Morrow, Maud McBeth – Obituary

Mrs. Maud Morrow, 77, died Tuesday evening [April 3, 1962] at the memorial Hospital after a long illness. The daughter of William and Elmina Lyon McBeth, she was born Oct. 14, 1884 at Trenton. She was a lifelong resident of Henry County. On Sept. 26, 1906 she was married to Edward T. Morrow who preceded her in death. She is survived by one son, Earnest (Vic) Morrow, three grandsons, Lonny, Terry and Randy Morrow, all of Trenton; one sister, Mrs. Carl (Myrtle) Jerrard of Washington; two brothers, Wade McBeth and Stanley McBeth of Mt. Pleasant. She was preceded by two sons and two brothers. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 5 at the Trenton Methodist Church. Ralph Simmons of Mt. Pleasant will officiate. Interment will be in Green Mound Cemetery. Friends may call at the R. K. Crane Funeral Home as they desire. Mt. Pleasant News, April 4, 1962 Contributed by: Shelli...

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Morrow, John Jackson – Obituary

John J. Morrow, 79, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John Ball, four miles north of Ft. Madison, Wednesday evening [October 20, 1937] about five o’clock, after a short illness. [Died Lee Co.] The deceased was the son of Rebecca Allender and Tillman Morrow, and was born in Henry County, June 30, 1858. On March 3, 1881 he was married to Susan Alice Smith near Trenton, where he for five years operated a store. With the exception of a short time spent in Missouri and Nebraska, he had lived on farms in Henry County. Mr. Morrow’s wife passed away April 18, 1934. He leaves six children, and a foster daughter. They are: Fred Morrow, Mt. Pleasant; Mrs. Anna Mae Strain, Genoa, Nebr.; Harlan Morrow, Santa Monica, Calif.; Arthur T. Morrow; Harry R. Morrow of New London; Mrs. Gladys Ball, Ft. Madison; Mrs. Mary Ball, New London. He also left three brothers, and two sisters, Charles Morrow, Wayland; Fred Morrow, Trenton; Miles Morrow, Mrs. Lem Lodgson and Mrs. Louis Craff, of Mt. Pleasant; and thirty grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. The funeral services will be held tomorrow, Friday, afternoon at 2:30 at the Richwoods Church, six miles northwest of Mt. Pleasant, in charge of the funeral, Rev. W. W. Steinmetz, pastor of the Methodist Protestant Church. Interment at the Richwoods Cemetery. Mt. Pleasant News, October 21, 1937 Contributed...

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Morrow, John – Obituary

Mr. John Morrow, a well-known citizen of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Friday afternoon at four o’clock at his home on Broadway after a long and painful illness with asthma and other complications. Mr. Morrow was a well-known and highly respected man of our community. For many years he was the proprietor of the Morrow Grocery Sore on Broadway, now owned by Mr. Tom Ressel. He leaves to mourn his death his wife [Mary Farmer] and two children, Carl and Orpha, both of this city, who have the sympathy of many friends in their loss. The funeral services will be held from the house tomorrow, Sunday afternoon at two o’clock. Rev. W. R. Keesey and Rev. T. J. Myers officiating. The Daily News, Mt. Pleasant, Mary 13, 1920 ANOTHER OBIT: John Morrow was the son of James and Elisabeth Gholson Morrow. He was the oldest child of a family of four boys and four girls. Three sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth King of Shawnee, Oklahoma; Mrs. Ella Jennings of Clairmont, Missouri and Mrs. Hattie Hand, of Hannibal, Missouri; and one brother, Franklin Pierce Morrow of Bethany, Missouri, survive him. John Morrow was born in Henry County, Iowa, September 8, 1850 and died in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, March 12, 1920, being at the time of his death sixty-nine years, six months and d four days of age. He started life on a farm...

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Morrow, Fred – Obituary

Fred Morrow, son of John Jackson and Susan Alice Morrow, was born in Henry Co., April 12, 1882, and departed this life October 5, 1950. Age 68 years 4 months and 23 days. On Sept. 4, 1901 he was united in marriage to Millie Gholson. He leaves to mourn his loss, his wife and 8 children: Mabel Welch, Rome; Velda Blackstock, Charlton; Ina Combs, Renton, Wash; Earl, Lockridge; Vera Cornwell, Morning Sun; John and Ruth Peterson, Mt. Pleasant; Gertrude Shontz, Gold Hill, Oregon. There are 24 grandchildren and 2 great grand-children. Two grandchildren Garnet Lavon Cornell and William Robert Combs preceded him in death. Three brothers, Harlan, Monrovia, Calif., Arthur and Harvey. Mt. Pleasant News, October 24, 1950 Contributed by: Shelli...

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Morrow, Edward T. – Obituary

Edward T. Morrow, age 77, died at 12:10 a.m. Saturday [October 22, 1960] at the home of his son, Earnest Morrow, Trenton. The son of Tillman and Rebecca Allender Morrow, he was born June 9, 1882 in Henry County near Olds. He has been a resident of Henry County and Mt. Pleasant all his life. On September 26, 1906 he was married to Maud McBeth who survives him. He is also survived by one son, Earnest Morrow of Trenton; three grandsons; and one brother Miles Morrow, Mt. Pleasant. Two sons, Orville and Billy, three sisters and two brothers have predeceased him. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday at the Trenton Methodist Church. Ralph Simmons, pastor of the New Testament Church of God, Mt. Pleasant, will officiate. Interment will be in the Greenmound Cemetery. The body is at the Crane Funeral Home where friends may call as they desire. Mt. Pleasant News, October 22, 1960 Contributed by: Shelli...

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