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*Laura Thelma Miles

Female 1908 - 1978  (69 years)


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  • Name *Laura Thelma Miles 
    Born 8 May 1908  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Buried 1978  Memory Garden Cemetery In Rockville, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 24 Apr 1978  68 Years Old, Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I157891  My Genealogy

    Father James Edward Miles,   b. 13 Jun 1876, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1950, Vermillion County, Clinton, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Cora (Doll) Ellen Smith Rector,   b. 3 Nov 1888, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1971, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1908  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 *Harold Layton Elkins,   b. 25 Jun 1899, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1944, Judson, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 11 Jul 1925  Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Elizabeth Elkins,   b. 10 Jul 1926, Mecca, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1993, 67 Years Old, Stark Memorial Hospital In Knox, Highland, Hebron, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. *Thelma Maxine Elkins,   b. 1 May 1928, Wabash Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 2005, 77 Years Old, Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F4184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Morris Gillian,   b. 5 Sep 1907, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1960, Rockville, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1949  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F8731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • OBITUARY: LAURA GILLIAN--Mrs. Laura Gillian of Terre Haute, formerlyof Rockville, age 68, died in Terre Haute Regional Hospital, Mondaymorning, April 24. She was a member of Terre Haute Baptist Mission.Surviving are six daughters, Mrs. Mary Loser of Hammond, Mrs. MaxineCox, Mrs. Linda Miller and Mrs. Betty Edwards, all of Terre Haute,Mrs. Mildred Brown of Torrance, California, and Mrs. Barbara Purcellof Ulysses, Kansas; a son, Bob Elkins of Attica; two sisters, Mrs.Sylvia Butcher of Danville, Illinois, and Mrs. Dorothy Foreman ofOakland, Illinois; three brothers, Donald Miles of Yates, Illinois,Fred Miles of Peoria, Illinois, and John Vest of Georgetown, Illinois;and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral serviceswill be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Barnes Mortuary with Rev. RalphForeman officiating. Burial will be in Memory Garden Cemetery(Rockville, Parke County, Indiana). Friends may call at the funeralhome between 6 and 9 this evening (Wednesday) and from 2 to 9 p.m.Thursday." [no name of the newspaper nor date of publish isavailable; transcribed on 15 Apr 2005, by sljuhl]