Name: Mabel Victoria JOLLIFF
Birth: 1 APR 1896 in Rover, Highland Twp, Oregon Co, Mo
Death: 23 NOV 1981 in Mountain View, Howell Co, Mo
Burial: Oak Lawn Cem, West Plains, Howell Co, MO
Change Date: 29 JAN 2012
Obituary from West Plains Daily Quill:
Mabel V. Bales rites Wednesday
Funeral serivces for Mable Victoria Bales, 85, Birch View Manor, Birch Tree, will be held at 2 pm Wed in the Rose Chapel, Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, West Plains, with the Rev. Bill Blaes officiating.
Mrs. Bales died at 1:55 am Monday at St. Francis Hospital, Mtn. View.
She was born April 1, 1896, in Rover, the daughter of the late George W. and Amanda Tatum Jolliff.
She received her education at Rover and on Sept 28, 1910 she was married at Rover to Posey Franklin Bales, who preceded her in death, July 12, 1977.
For a number of years she had been employed as a cook and bus driver for the Thomasville School District.
Mrs. Bales had been of the Baptist faith since young womanhood, her present membership being in the Thomasville Baptist Church where she had beena member for many years.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Doyle (Jewell) Pierce, Brich Tree; Lelia Parvin, Armona, Calif; 5 grandchildren; 8 gr-grandchildren; 8 gr-gr-grandchildren. 3 brothers, Everett Jolliff and Eugene Joliff, both of Peoria, IL; Homer Jolliff, St. Clair; 2 sisters, Evelyn Ray, Southerland, Ore; Clara Mustion, Long View, Wash; and a number of nieces and nephews.
She is preced in death by her parents, her husband, one infant daughter, 3 brothers, Cecil, Leslie and Nate Jolliff, and one sister, Edith Mobley.
The family will receive friends frim 7 to 8 pm this evening at Rovertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Baptist Children?s Home at Bridgeton and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral HOme.
Burial will be Oak Lawn Cemetery under the direction of the Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Find A Grave Memorial# 8035608
Father: John George Washington JOLLIFF b: 5 OCT 1868 in Rover, Oregon Co, MO
Mother: Amanda TATUM b: 4 MAR 1872 in Stoddard Co, Mo
Posey Franklin ?Frank? BALES b: 30 MAY 1891 in Richmond, MO
30 SEP 1910
in Rover, Oregon Co, MO
- girl BALES b: 11 APR 1912
- Lelia Fern ?Lillie? BALES b: 28 MAY 1913 in Thomasville, Oregon Co, Mo
- Helen Geraldine BALES b: 18 JAN 1915 in Thomasville, Oregon Co, Mo
- Jewel Beulah BALES