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Eleanor Marguerite Morris[1, 2]

Female 1928 - 2007  (78 years)


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  • Name Eleanor Marguerite Morris 
    Born 12 Jun 1928  England, Lonoke, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Census 4 Apr 1930  England, Lonoke, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • The 1930 Census records her as Marguerite E. Morris. This is the only time I have ever heard that Eleanor might have been her middle name.
    Residence 1935  England, Lonoke, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 6 Apr 1940  England, Lonoke, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 6 May 2007  England, Lonoke, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Eleanor Morris Gann June 12, 1928 - May 6, 2007

      Eleanor Morris Gann, age 78, of England, Arkansas died May 6, 2007. Mrs. Gann was a member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Phi Alpha Theta Historical Society and Pi Beta Phi Sorority. She graduated Ward-Belmont Academy in Nashville, Tennessee in 1946 and attended Randolph Macon Womens College in Lynchburg, Virginia; graduated the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science and graduated the University of Arkansas of Little Rock with a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in England where she served on numerous committees. She was a gifted artist and a patron of the Arkansas Arts Center.

      Mrs. Gann was preceded in death by her parents, Benton Burns and Marguerite Leeth Morris.

      Survivors are her husband of 53 years, John Gann of England, Arkansas; three sons, James B. Gann (Kathy), McNeil, Arkansas, John W. Gann, Jr. (Mary Howell), Houston, Texas, George H. Gann (Nancy), Little Rock, Arkansas; sister, Barbara Melton (Joe), Lonoke, Arkansas; and 5 grandchildren.

      A memorial service will be Tuesday, May 8, at the First United Methodist Church of England, Arkansas at 11:00 A.M.

      The family requests in lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Building Fund of the First United Methodist Church of England, Arkansas.
      Arrangements by Roller-England Funeral Home.

      http://www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/mobile2/obituary.asp?locid=22&id=9741
    Person ID I4749  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 

    Father Benton Burns Morris 
    Mother Marguerite Leath,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family J.W. Gann 
    Children 
     1. James Benton Gann
     2. John Woodul Gann, Jr.
     3. George H. Gann
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F360  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jun 1928 - England, Lonoke, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 4 Apr 1930 - England, Lonoke, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - England, Lonoke, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Apr 1940 - England, Lonoke, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 May 2007 - England, Lonoke, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Social Security application has her names reversed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S188] Family Record - Woodul Family, Mildred Wren Whitte.

    2. [S183] Family Record, J.C. Woodul Family, Mildred Wren Wh.

    3. [S604] SSDI - Ancestry, 9 December 2013; Eleanor M. Gann; before 1951.

    4. [S1057] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, 22 March 2017; Marguerite Eleanor Morris, b. 12 Jun 1928, Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas.

    5. [S904] 1930 US Federal Census, Loneoke Co, AR, England; ED 43-15; Sheet 4A; Dwelling 84, Family 92; Benton B Morris.

    6. [S903] 1940 US Federal Census, Lonoke Co., AR, England; ED 43-15; Sheet 4B; Household 72; Ben B Morris.


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