Visit the USGenWeb Project Website Visit the IAGenWeb Project Website

 What's New

Coordinator Contact

About Us

Return to the Home Page
Contact the Ringgold Cemeteries
Census the Ringgold Counties
 Ringgold County Churches
family pages links to family
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Copyright Statement
History Ringgold County
Ringgold County IAGenWeb History Records Project
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Lookups
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Mailing Lists
Ringgold County Maps IAGenWeb Project
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Messageboards
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Military
Ringgold County IAGenWeb News Clippings
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Obituaries
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Penny Post Cards
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Photographs
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Queries
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Resources
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Resources
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Site Map
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Surnames
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Front Porch

This site is supported by
Friends of IAGenWeb
rose.jpg
   

powered by FreeFind
 
    

OBITUARY - ALICE BENNETT SIVERLY

Funeral services for Alice SIVERLY, age 81, of Lenox, who died Monday, February 6, 2006 at Greater Community Hospital in Creston were held Thursday, February 9, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. at the Clearfield United Methodist Church. Interment was held at North Fairview Cemetery in Lenox. Memorials can be given in her name. Arrangements were entrusted to the Ritchie Funeral Home of Lenox.

Alice (BENNETT) SIVERLY was welcomed into the arms of her Savior on February 6, 2006. Daughter of David and Bessie BENNETT, Alice was born on February 20, 1924, on the BENNETT Family farm near Lenox, Iowa. She attended country school and graduated from Clearfield High School in 1941. After high school, she taught country school near Lenox.

She married her lifelong love, Lawrence Lewellyn (L. L.) SIVERLY on November 25, 1943. During 62 years together, they enjoyed life on the farm and raised five children. Alice enjoyed sewing for her family, cooking, gardening, flowers and just being outdoors on the farm. She shared her many talents and gifts with her family and friends. Alice's greatest joys were her husband and her family. She enjoyed being involved in the lives of her children and grandchildren. She was a loving, positive wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Alice was a woman of great faith and was very active in the Clearfield United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and her Bible Study. She was a generous spirit who gave to many Methodist charities, always thinking of others.

Celebrating her love and life are her husband, L. L. SIVERLY; her daughter Sharon McCLINTOCK (husband Robert) of Carlisle, Iowa; son Lawrence SIVERLY (wife Norma) of Bedford, Iowa; daughter Sheryl O'RILEY (husband Steve) of Minonk, Illinois; daughter Laura BENTLEY (husband Jim) of Diagonal, Iowa, and a niece Bonnie HALLIGAN (husband Mike) of Lenox, Iowa. She was adored and loved by her twelve grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a wealth of friends.

Preceding Alice in death were her parents David and Bessie BENNETT, her brothers Roy and Arthur, and her beloved grandson Mitchell SIVERLY.

She will be a light forever in the hearts of her family and friends. May God grant comfort and strength to those who mourn her passing.

To submit your Ringgold County obituaries, contact Sharon R. Becker at
srbecker@windstream.net.
Please include the word "Ringgold" in the subject line. Thank you.

Return to:

A - B OBITUARIES INDEX         C OBITUARIES INDEX              D OBITUARIES INDEX
E - F - G OBITUARIES INDEX    H - I - J OBITUARIES INDEX      K - L OBITUARIES INDEX
M OBITUARIES INDEX              N - O - P OBITUARIES INDEX    Q - R OBITUARIES INDEX
S - T OBITUARIES INDEX          U - V - W OBITUARIES INDEX   X - Y - Z OBITUARIES INDEX


You are our visitor!
Thank You for stopping by!



© Copyright 1996-
Ringgold Co. IAGenWeb Project
All rights Reserved.