Ella Coates Johnesee obit
MrsMaJohnesee CARROLLTON — Mrs. Ella Coates Johnesee, 81, a native of Greene County, died Monday at 5:10 p.m. in a hospital at Jacksonville. She was the widow of James Monroe Johnesee. A daughter of the late Alfred and Mary Coates, she was born Feb. 13, 1873. She had resided during her married life in Madison, Greene and Jersey counties. Her husband died in October of 1911. She was a member of Providence Baptist Church, east of Carrollton. Surviving are a son, Clarence of Carrollton; two daughters, Mrs. Edna Scoggins, Granite City, and Mrs. Esta Kane of Warrensburg and a sister, Mrs. Irene Antrobus, Alton. The body is at Simpson Funeral Home where rites will be conducted Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Jalappa Cemetery.