Creston, Union County, Iowa
April 28, 1975
Entered Into Eternal Rest Sunday, April 27, 1975
Mrs. STEPHENS Dies at 85
MOUNT AYR -- Mrs. John [Mary Pearl (RICHARDSON)] STEPHENS, 85, formerly of Mount Ayr, died Sunday evening at Mercy hospital in Des Moines. Mrs.
STEPHENS was a lifelong resident of Ringgold county, and for the past two years had lived in Des Moines with a daughter,
Mrs. Lola OLNEY.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Rhoades-Wilson funeral home at Mount Ayr. Rev. Norman NOBLE will officiate,
and burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. STEPHENS is survived by a son, Raymond STEPHENS of Des Moines; two daughters, Mrs. OLNEY and Mrs. Weldon MAIN of
Mount Ayr; eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Also surviving is a brother, Homer RICHARDSON of Mount Ayr.
Her husband preceded her in death.
A memorial for cancer research has been established, and contributions may be left at the funeral home.
Transcription and submission by Julie Watts, September of 2009
To submit your Ringgold County obituaries, contact Sharon R. Becker at
Please include the word "Ringgold" in the subject line. Thank you.
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