DOLLIE DEVINE & daughter MILDRED DEVINE




Americus "Dollie" Coker was born to Sylvester and Fidelia Peak Coker on February 22, 1870 in Franklin, Morgan County, Illinois. She married Francis "Frank" John Devine in 1893 and they had two children, Harry and Mildred Devine. Dollie Coker Devine passed away on November 16, 1962 at Our Saviour's Hospital in Jacksonville, Illinois. She had been the oldest member of the Church of Our Saviour at 92 years of age. She is interred near her husband and children, Harry and Mildred, in Calvary Cemetery in Jacksonville, Illinois.

Mildred Mae Devine was born to Frank and Dollie Coker Devine on February 20, 1907 in Sinclair, Morgan County, Illinois. She married Norman Orville Deweese, son of Norman and Eva Jane King Deweese, about 1928 in Morgan County, Illinois. Orville Deweese was born in 1907 in Ashland, Cass Co., Illinois. They lived and worked in Jacksonville, Springfield and Jerseyville, Illinois before moving to Jefferson City, Missouri. Many years later, they divorced and Mildred married a man named Stogsdill. Mildred Devine Stogsdill passed away on October 1, 1956 in Kansas City, Missouri and her funeral services were held at St. Bartholomew's Catholic Church in Morgan County, Illinois. She is interred near her parents and brother, Harry, In Calvary Cemetery in Jacksonville, Illinois.



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