Othal Ray ENGLAND & Eva Fern STEWART

Husband: Othal Ray ENGLAND
   Born: 05 OCT 1889
Married: 10 APR 1924 in Carlinville, Macoupin Co., IL
Died: before 1996
   Wife: Eva Fern STEWART
   Born: 17 APR 1903 in Bird Twp., Macoupin Co., IL
Died: 13 JUL 1996 in Warrenton, MO (1)
Father: William Reuben STEWART
Mother: Mable Elsworth EDWARDS

Additional Information


1930 Macoupin County IL Census, Nilwood:
ENGLAND Ray 40, Owned home $800, m age 34 yrs, IL IL IL
Eva F. 26, wife, m age 20yrs, IL IL IL
Bobby 4y5m, son, IL IL IL
Gene 1y2m, son, IL IL

Girard Gazette, 1996
Eva F. England, 93, of Warrenton, Mo., died Saturday, July 13 1996 at the Greentree Care Center in Warrenton.

She was born to William and Mabel Edwards Stewart April 17, 1903 in Hettick.

She was united in marriage in 1924 to Ray England in Carlinville.

Eva was a retired post master of 30 years for the Nilwood U.S. Post Office in Nilwood, Ill. She was a member of the Nilwood Baptist Church in Nilwood, Mo.
Survivors include two sons, Robert England and wife, Mary, of Indianapolis, Ind., and Gene England and wife, Rosemarie, of Warrenton, Mo.; one sister, Eulah English of St. Louis, Mo.; 8 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.

Eva was preceded in death by her husband and one brother, Vernon Stewart of Carlinville.

Graveside services were Wednesday at 11 a.m., from the Girard cemetery, Rev. Bill Dean officiating. Burial was under the direction of the Nieburg-Martin Funeral Home of Warrenton, Mo. Local arrangements were handled by the Berry Funeral Home in Girard.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, c/o Nieburg-Martin Funeral Home, 510 E. Main, Warrenton, Mo. 63383.


  1. Greentree Care Center.

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