Mount Ayr Record News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
OBITUARY ~ GLADYS R. (STEPHENS) THARP SELLERS
Gladys R. SELLERS, the daughter of John L. STEPHENS and Catherine JARVIS STEPHENS, was born May 13, 1903 at Benton, Iowa,
and departed this life October 16, 1996 at Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 93 years, five months and three days.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Cecil and Leo THARP; her husband Dale in 1950; and her second husband Everett in
1955. Also preceding her were seven brothers and six sisters and her parents.
She was a housewife and mother. She lived
most of her life iN Des Moines, Iowa, until moving to Mountain Home in 1980.
She is survived by one daughter,
Lucile SHAPIRO and her husband Charles of Mountain Home; four grandchildren, Richard GERBER of New York City, New York,
Dalene THOMPSON of Pensacola, Florida, Mark SHAPIRO of Salinas, California and Rosalie SANDAHL of Las Vegas, Nevada;
five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson, a host of friends, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held
Friday, october 18 at the Kirby Funeral Home Chapel in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Graveside services were held at
Masonic Cemetery in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday, October 19, 1996.
Submission by Ann Wyer, April of 2012
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