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Leona Ellis

Leona Ellis

Female 1910 - 2009  (98 years)

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  • Name Leona Ellis 
    Born 30 Nov 1910  Birmingham, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Aug 2009  Herber Springs, Cleburne, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I27779  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Family 1 Philip Eugene Whitton,   b. 24 Oct 1915, Neoga Cumberland, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1994, Wappapello, Wayne, Missouri bured Herrin Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F10485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Joe Harlous Harkins,   b. 1908,   d. 1989  (Age 81 years) 
    Children 
     1. Billy Joe Harkins,   b. 1930,   d. 1978  (Age 48 years)  [natural]
     2. Sharon Leona Harkins,   b. 1943,   d. 2013  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F10488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Howard Wall,   b. 1912,   d. 1951  (Age 39 years) 
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F10489  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Leona Whitton, age 98, of Heber Springs, Arkansas passed away Thursday, August 13, 2009 at the Southridge Nursing Center in Heber Springs, Arkansas. Born in Birmingham, Alabama on November 30, 1910, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Elizabeth Robinson Ellis.
      Mrs. Whitton was a homemaker and a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her religious belief was non-denominational. Leona was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Billy Joe Harkins and two grandsons, Phillip Leon Mason and Brandon Armstrong.

      She is survived by two daughters, Dixie Lee Scrape and Sharon Leona Seago of Heber Springs, Arkansas and one son, Larry Dale Wall of Carterville, Illinois. Mrs. Whitton is also survived by her nine grandchildren, twenty six great-grandchildren and eleven great-great-grandchildren as well as other relatives and many friends.

      Visitation was held on Sunday, August 16, 2009 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm at Olmstead Funeral Home in Heber Springs, Arkansas. Services will be held on Monday, August 17, 2009 at the East Lawn Memorial Gardens in Energy, Illinois at 2:00 pm Arrangements are by Olmstead Funeral Home.