JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
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Roe Olin Gaddis,
Of Woodlawn,
Dies At Age 43


Roe Olin Gaddis, 43, of Woodlawn, died at 2:30 p.m. Saturday 
in Good Samaritan Hospital. 

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Fry Funeral Home, 
in Waltonville with the Rev. Merrett Strickland officiating. Burial will 
be in Minson cemetery near Ashley. The body will lie in state at the Fry 
Funeral Home in Waltonville, where friends may call after 6:00 p.m. today. 

Mr. Gaddis was born January 3, 1925, in Ashley, the son of Fred and Vesta 
(Lemmon) Gaddis. Survivors include two uncles, Harry L. Gaddis and Homer 
Clyde Gaddis, both of Tulsa, Okla.; three aunts, Mrs. Joy Johnson and Mrs. 
Glada Johnson, both of Waltonville and Mrs. Velda Boswell of Opdyke, and 
several cousins. 

He was a veteran of World War II and served with the U.S. Navy. He was a 
member of the V.F.W. Post 9153 of Waltonville, Amvets Post No. 4 of Mt. Vernon 
and America Legion Post of Nashville 




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Submitted by: Cindy Ford 
  



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