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Obituary, James Turner Elder,
 James Turner Elder of Columbia died today, June 30, 1987, at Boone Hospital Center.  He was 73.  Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Owen Acton officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Visitation will be fro 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the funeral home.  He was born Jan. 5, 1914, in Boone County to Marion Francis and Hattie Mae Marsh Elder.  On July 25, 1936, he married Dorothy Jaunita  Griggs in Columbia, and she survives.  Mr. Elder a carpenter, was a superintendent for J. W. Fellows Construction Co. for 30 years.  Surviving with his wife are a son Gary Elder of St. Louis; two daughters, Judy Lytle of Columbia and Patsy Wyatt of Fulton; five brothers, Marion Elder, Robert Elder and Gerald Elder, all of Columbia, Raymond Elder of California, MO, and Joe Elder of the state of California; five sisters, Martha Daily of Columbia, Brooksie Wyatt of Fayette, Freda Parker of St. Joseph, Rosa Sims of St. Charles and Helen Acton of the state of California; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by two brothers, one sister and a grandchild.  The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Columbia Daily Tribune, June 30, 1987, Submitted by Robert King

Name of Deceased: Nettie Lily Mayes Elkin
Newspaper: The Columbia Tribune
Date: Mar. 22, 2977

Obit: Mrs. Ralph W. Elkin, 1403 W. Ash St. died at Boone County Hospital at 4:15 A.M. today.  Mrs. Elkins is the former Nettie Lily Mayes.  She was born in Boone County Setp. 17, 1907, to David Luther and Calla Lily Stone Mayes.  She was married to Mr. Elkin in 1922 and he preceded her in death in 1966.  A son, S. W. (Bud) Elkin died Sept. 30, 1975 and seven brothers also preceded her in death.  Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Don (Jane) Christian, 2309 Edris Dr., Mrs. John (Betty) Borchers, Butte, Montana; two sisters, Mrs. Ruey (Mary) McMinn, 322 Anderson Ave., and Mrs. Irl (Ruth) Muder, San Leandro, Calif.  Mrs  Elkins was a member of First Christian Church: the Lemmon Circle: Boone Chapter No. 290 Eastern Star and was a former President of V.F.W. Auxiliary.  Services will be at Parker's Chapel at 2:00 P.M. Thursday with Rev. Sam S. Langley and Rev. Donald Pulsue officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Friends may call at Parker's Chapel from 3:00 to 4:00 P.M.. and 7:00 to 9:00 P.M.  Contributions in memory of Mrs. Elkin may be made to a favorite charity.

Name of Deceased: Annie Hatton Estes
Newspaper: The Columbia Daily Tribune
Date: Mar. 24, 1943
Submitters Name: Robert King

Obit: Funeral services for Annie Hatton Estes, who died yesterday morning at 11:30 o'clock at her home, 703 North Eighth street, after an extended illness, will be conducted at 4 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the Holiness church.  The Rev. C. E. Cowen will officiate at the service, which will end with burial in Columbia cemetery.  The body will be at Parker's until time for the service.  Pallbearers will be; Cleve West, Charles Cunningham, Wade Brown, George Bewick, Mort Strawn, and William Strawn.  Mrs. Estes was born in Boone county December 23, 1868, the daughter of the late Walker Hatton and Margaret Yeager Hatton, natives of Missouri.  She was united in marriage with William Thomas Estes in Columbia March 9, 1893.  She was a member of the Holiness church.  Surviving Mrs. Estes are her husband; five children, Walker Estes, Mrs. Earl Goff, of Milwaukee, Wisc., Mrs. Harry Hullen, A. T. Estes, and Mrs. Charles Vaughn, the last three of Columbia; five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Name of Deceased: Zora Eubanks
Newspaper: The Columbia Daily Tribune
Date: Jan. 1, 1978
Submitters Name: Robert King

Obit: Mrs. Zora Eubanks, 75, of Liberty, Mo., formerly of Columbia, died yesterday in Liberty. Born in Granger, Mo., she was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Liberty. She was a member of Thilo Chapter, Order of Eastern Star, Columbia. She was the daughter of the late George and Clara Dice Johnson. Surviving are her husband, Richard, at home; a daughter, Mrs. Donald Howerton of Liberty; and three grandchildren. The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Memoral Funeral Chapel. There will be no visitation. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

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