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Mary Havens & John M. Ross Family

I don't have much on this family. Mary Havens was the daughter of Howard and Catherine (STRICKLAND) HAVENS. She was born about 1872/73 in Ohio, and married John M. ROSS before 1889.

This listing of the children of John and Mary (Havens) Ross was provided by other family researchers. I do NOT have copies of the verifying documents other than obituaries.

ROSS, Alva Martin

born 17 March 1888 in Arkansas, died 06 Oct 1967, and is buried LeFlore Cemetery
Married Etta HAYNES (HAINS) - Children named in obituary

ROSS, Linnie

Born June 1895 in Indian Territory

ROSS, Clarence Lee

Married 05 Jan 1898 in LeFlore, IT

ROSS, Elmer

Born 28 Apr 1903, LeFlore, IT
Married (1) SOCKY, Rena (2)___, Maudie T. 2 Sep 1944


Poteau News
12 Oct 1967 - Pg 7
Alva M. ROSS
Poteau News
18 June 1964 - Pg 9
Poteau News
Sunday, 3 Feb 1983
Page 8
Lonnie ROSS
Funeral services for Alva Martin Ross, 79, of Hughes, who died Friday at Wilburotn were held Saturday in the First Baptist Church in LeFlore with Rev. Green of Hartshorne officiating.

Burial was in the LeFlore Cemetery under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.
He is survived by four sons, Earl ROSS, LeFlore; Lonnie ROSS, LeFlore; James ROSS, Red Oak; and Floyd ROSS, Fanshawe; three daughters: Pearl HARRIS, Dallas, Tex.; Irene ADAMS, Red Oak; and Maggie BRANCH, Red Oak; two grandchildren, raised in the home. Shirley DUNCAN, Fanshawe, and Leon STOCKTON, Houston, Tex.; two brothers, Clarence and Elmer ROSS, LeFlore; 29 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.
LeFlore - Etta ROSS, 69, died June 13 following a heart attack. She was rushed to Poteau hospital by ambulance but was pronounced dead on arrival.
Services were held 2 p.m. Tuesday in the LeFlore Baptist Church. Burial was in LeFlore cemetery by Evans Funeral home.
Mrs. ROSS was born Feb. 29, 1895, in Oklahoma.
Survivors include her husband, Alva ROSS of the home at Red Oak; four sons, Floyd, James and Lonnie of Red Oak and Earl of LeFlore; three daughters, Pearl HARRIS of Dallas, Irene ADAMS and Maggie BRANCH of Red Oak; also two grandchildren reared by Mrs. ROSS from infancy, Shirley DUNCAN and Leon STOCKTON; a brother, John HAYNES of Poteau.
Other survivors include 25 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren."
"WISTER - Services for Lonnie Ivan ROSS, 56, Wister, who died Sunday at the LeFlore County Memorial Hospital, were held Wednesday morning at the Evans Chapel of Memories with Rev. Jack NEWSOM officiating. Burial was in the Leflore Cemetery.
Born Feb. 10, 1926 at Leflore, he was a rancher and a World War II veteran along with being a lifelong resident of this area. He was employed by the Wister School District.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; one daughter, Sharon BRANSCUM of Hughes; one son, Lonnie Mac ROSS of Red Oak, and four granddaughters, Mary, Michelle, Gina and Shawna."

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