Lera Ellen Burch Obituary
Clark County Clipper, August 11, 1927
Lera Ellen Burch was born April 12, 1910, at Deepwater, Mo. She moved with her
parents to Howell county, Mo., at the age of one year and 5 months, to make her
home until 1920. She came to Clark county. She was united in marriage to Rolla
E. Johnston, February 25, 1925, at Lipscome, Texas. To this union was born one
son, Earl Gene, over 13 months old. She leaves to mourn her loss, her husband
and son, father and mother, six sisters and three brothers. Her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. J. E. Burch, of Acres, Ada Lockwood of Protection, Audra Janty of
Copeland, Jay Burch of Acres, Eugene Burch of Acres, Maxine, Everett, Junis,
Lucille and Helen Maree Burch of the home.
She was laid to rest in the Highland cemetery at Ashland.
Contributed by ~Shirley Brier~ October 19, 2005.
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