Clay County Republican
February 18, 1998
Bessie M. JEAN, 90, Farina, died at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, February 10, 1998, at Fayette County Hospital.
She was born December 9, 1907 in Clay County, the daughter of Ansil and Mary (ALLPHIN) FULFER. She married Arthur GUINN in 1929. He preceded her in death in 1961. She married Ted JEAN in 1962. He preceded her in death in 1987.
Mrs. JEAN was a supervisor for 20 years at Brown Produce Company. She was a member of Meachum Baptist Church.
Surviving are stepson, Teddy JEAN, Jr. of Olympia, WA; a daughter, Doris SCHAAL of St. Peter, Illinois; step daughters, Eva BRISCOE of Greenup and Vera MILLER of Arthur, Illinois; step-daughter-in-law, Evelyn JEAN of Toledo, Illinois; a sister, Clela LOGAN of Farina; 15 step grand- children; and several step great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her parents, both husbands, a stepson, a daughter, two sisters, and three brothers.
Services were held Friday at Neal Funeral Home, Kinmundy, with burial in Oskaloosa Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Meachum Baptist Church of Heart Fund.
Contributed 15 Dec 2002 by Thersa Webster