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The Western Star, February 14, 1958.

Clearwater Rites For Mrs. W. T. Giles, 75

(From the Wichita Eagle)

Funeral services for Mrs. Fay Giles, 76, mother of Warren Giles, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, February 10, at the Clearwater Methodist church with Rev. H. D. Hardesty officiating. Burial will be in the Clearwater cemetery.

Mrs. Giles died Friday evening in the Larned State Hospital, where she had been a patient nearly two years. She was 75 years of age.

She resided with her parents at Wichita until her marriage October 20, 1901, to W. T. Giles. She later resided at Protection and Coldwater, Kans. In 1955 she moved with her husband to Clearwater, Kans.

Survivors beside the son here include her husband of Clearwater; three daughters, Mrs. Florence Carter, Clearwater and Mrs. Marjorie Stewart and Mrs. Ruth Chilcote, both of Dallas, Texas; four other sons, Ray, Ashland; Forrest, Kenniwick, Wash.; Clyde, George West, Texas; and Francis, Dallas; 12 grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Floyd, Byron and Ora Bonham, L. R. Everett and Ben Pocock, all of Wichita, and Lloyd Mourning, Clearwater.

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