Digital Augusta

Augusta, Kansas

Collection: 1981





Coyle, Effie

Hein, Frank J.

McGrew, Harry Edward


Obituaries published in the Augusta Daily Gazette


Augusta Daily Gazette, Augusta, Kansas, USA


Augusta Historical Museum, Augusta, Kansas, USA


Augusta Public Library, Augusta, Kansas, USA









Augusta Daily Gazette, Augusta, Kansas, USA, “1981-12-29,” Digital Augusta, accessed October 3, 2022,

The Augusta Daily Gazette
Wednesday, December 30, 1981
Coyle Rites To Be Friday
A funeral service for Effie Coyle, 89, grandmother of Augustan Dixie Bratton, will be 2 o'clock Friday afternoon at the Methodist church in DeValls Bluff, Ark., with burial in the cemetery there.
Mrs. Coyle, a retired homemaker who had been ill for some time, died yesterday at the DeValls Bluff hospital.
In addition to her granddaughter here, she leaves a sister, Mattie Riley of Illinois, two daughters, Dorothy Reddy of Hartford, Kans., and Cordelia Holmes of DeValls Bluff, five other grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bascom Coyle, and a son, Wiley.

The Augusta Daily Gazette
Tuesday, December 29, 1981
Frank Hein At Home
Frank J. Hein, 89, Douglass, died Friday at his home.
His service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the First Christian Church in Douglass. Rev. Gary Bowie will officiate and burial will be in the Douglass Cemetery.
He was born Feb. 29, 1892 in Germany to Wilhelm and Kathryn Kuhn Hein.
He married Anna Mae Bauldwin July, 1930 in Muskogee, Okla. She preceded him in death in 1978.
He was a retired employee of Douglass Grain.
Survivors include a stepson, Hubert McCrabb of Muskogee; a brother, Oscar Hein of Fall River; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Hilyard-Smith Funeral Home in Douglass is in charge of arrangements.

H.E. McGrew Dies At 57
Harry Edward McGrew, 57, Leon, died Monday at the Veterans Hospital in Wichita.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Elmwood Cemetery.
He was born Aug. 7, 1924 in Viola to Harry and Mary Elizabeth Rockwell McGrew.
He married Geneva Fern Wilson in 1978 in Leon. She survives.
He was a bookkeeper at Boeing Aircraft Co. in Wichita.
Other survivors include a stepdaughter, Wilma Faye Roulain of Irving, Texas, and four grandchildren.

Grandmother Dies In Arkansas
Dixie Bratton of Augusta received word this morning that her grandmother, Effie Coyle of DeValls Bluff, Ark., died today.
Bratton, secretary at the local chamber of commerce office, said arrangements are
pending in Arkansas. The chamber office will be closed until early next week.
Mrs. Coyle had been in and out of the hospital over the past several months.

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