Alvin Burdette Shepherd1,2,3

M, b. May 19, 1927, d. December 9, 2002
     Alvin Burdette Shepherd was buried at Pine Hill Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk Co., Iowa.1,2 His Social Security Number was 352-14-8343.3 He was born on May 19, 1927 at Streator, La Salle Co., Illinois.1,2,3 He married Doris Lavon Salsberry, daughter of Edward Hensley "Eddie" Salsberry and Alta Bernice Conrey, on November 30, 1945.1 Alvin Burdette Shepherd died on December 9, 2002 at Lineville, Wayne Co., Iowa, at age 75.1,2,3 He Alvin "Shep" Shepherd, 75, of Lineville died of pneumonra Monday at home. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Pine Hill Cemetery in Des Moines. Mr. Shepherd was born in Streator, Ill., and had lived in Des Momes before movmg to Lineville 17 years ago. He was a retired machinist with John Deere-Des Moines Works in Ankeny and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of American Legion and United Auto Workers Union Local 450. He enjoyed fishing. He is survived by his w1fe, Nancy; a son, Larry of Des Moines; two daughters, Sandra Hull of Des Moines and Debra Moore of Mercer. Mo; three stepdaughters, Beulah Hatfteld of Mercer, Dianna Goose of Omaha, and Sarah Madtson of Colorado Springs, Colo; a brother, Wallace of Whittter, Calif; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Slade-O'Donnell Funeral Home in Leon 1s handling arrangements. on December 10, 2002.2

Family

Doris Lavon Salsberry b. December 30, 1928, d. May 12, 1979
Marriage*He married Doris Lavon Salsberry, daughter of Edward Hensley "Eddie" Salsberry and Alta Bernice Conrey, on November 30, 1945.1 
Children
  • Larry Shepherd2
  • Sandra Shepherd2
  • Debra Shepherd2

Citations

  1. [S7181] Pine Hill Cemetery, Polk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  2. [S1537] Des Moines Register, From the Alvin Shepherd obituary in the Dec 10, 2002 edition.
  3. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Richard Charles Salsberry1

M, b. March 1, 1947, d. August 25, 2011
FatherEdward Hensley "Eddie" Salsberry1 b. December 11, 1905, d. March, 1981
MotherAlta Bernice Conrey1 b. May 25, 1911, d. October 27, 1981
     Richard Charles Salsberry was buried at Graceland Cemetery, Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa.1 He was born on March 1, 1947 at Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa.1 He married Mary Jane Davis on July 22, 1968 at Princeton, Mercer Co., Missouri.1 Richard Charles Salsberry died on August 25, 2011 at Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa, at age 64.1 He Funeral services for Richard Charles Salsberry of Knoxville were held on Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home with Elder Bill McDonald officiating. Burial followed in the Graceland Cemetery. Musical selections of "Forever Young", "Dance with my Father" and "The Dance" were shared. Casket bearers included Kent Chrisman, Randy Leavengood, Gary Leavengood, Lonnie Essick, Lennie Essick and Jeff Kingery. Honorary casket bearers were Randy Salsberry, Robert Salsberry, Austin Salsberry, Ricky Salsberry, Cody Salsberry, Andrew Roorda, Hannah Wooldridge, Matt Wooldridge, Ben Wooldridge, Katie Woodhouse, Kevin Woodhouse, Adam Hugen, Ryan Hockhart, Bill Leavengood, Larry Shepherd, Terry Phipps, Miles Goodwin, Daniel Davis, Emily Davis and Jimmy Thompson. Richard Charles Salsberry was born March 1, 1947, in Knoxville, the son of Eddie and Alda Bernice (Conrey) Salsberry. He was raised in Knoxville and attended school there. On July 22, 1968, he was united in marriage to Mary Jane Davis in Princeton, Mo. The couple has always made Knoxville their home. Richard worked for D & D Pump in Pella for 22 years where he made many wonderful friends. Following his retirement he helped his wife, Jane run a day care for 10 years. He leaves behind many amazing children who lovingly called him, "Grandpa Rich". In his spare time, he loved fishing and spending time with his children and grandchildren. Saturday night races with his best friend, Jimmy Thompson were another of Richard's great joys. His favorite place was the mountains of Montana, where he enjoyed time spent with his family. Richard was a loving and caring husband to Jane for 43 years and will be deeply missed. Richard passed away on Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, at the Carlisle Care Center at the age of 64 years, 5 months and 24 days. He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters: Lavonne Shepherd, Alberta McMichaels and Oletha Salsberry (in infancy). Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Jane; children: Randy Charles of Des Moines, Robert Allen of Knoxville and Rebecca Elaine of Knoxville; 4 grandchildren; brother, Tom Salsberry of Ankeny; sister, Judy Salsberry Sears of Clinton, Montana and many other family members and friends. on September 2, 2011.1

Family

Mary Jane Davis
Marriage*He married Mary Jane Davis on July 22, 1968 at Princeton, Mercer Co., Missouri.1 
Children
  • Randy Charles Salsberry1
  • Robert Allen Salsberry1
  • Rebecca Elaine Salsberry1

Citations

  1. [S7182] Knoxville Journal Express, From the Richard Charles Salsberry obituary in the Sep 2, 2011 edition.

Ivan Alton Zimmerman1,2,3

M, b. June 8, 1931, d. May 19, 2008
FatherHorace Alton Zimmerman1,2,3,4 b. April 2, 1908, d. August 2, 1957
MotherLela Benita Conrey1,2,3,4 b. February 23, 1914, d. July 18, 1983
     Ivan Alton Zimmerman and Colleen Mae Burson were divorced.5 Ivan Alton Zimmerman married Colleen Mae Burson. Ivan Alton Zimmerman was born on June 8, 1931 at Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa.3,6 He died on May 19, 2008 at Daytona Beach, Volusia Co., Florida, at age 76.6

Census Records

1940Dwelling 167, District 63-12, Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa1

Family

Colleen Mae Burson b. August 28, 1932, d. October 29, 1990
Divorce*Ivan Alton Zimmerman and Colleen Mae Burson were divorced.5 
Marriage* Ivan Alton Zimmerman married Colleen Mae Burson

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1537] Des Moines Register, From the Horace A. Zimmerman obituary in the Aug 2, 1957 edition.
  3. [S3406] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999.
  4. [S7183] Bates Funeral Chapel, online www.batesfuneralchapel.com, From the Ed Zimmerman obituary.
  5. [S451] Center for Health Statistics Department of Health Services, California Death Index, 1940-1997.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman1,2,3

M, b. May 24, 1935, d. April 6, 2013
FatherHorace Alton Zimmerman1,2,3 b. April 2, 1908, d. August 2, 1957
MotherLela Benita Conrey1,2,3 b. February 23, 1914, d. July 18, 1983
     Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman Ed Zimmerman, 77, of Oskaloosa, died Saturday, April 6, 2013 at his home in Oskaloosa. He was born Friday, May 24, 1935, in Iowa City, Iowa, the son of Horace Alton and Lela Bonita Conrey Zimmerman. Ed graduated from the Knoxville High School with the class of 1953. In 1953, Ed joined the U.S. Navy and served during the Korean Conflict. Following his discharge he went to work at Iowa Power and Light and retired from there in 1994 after 27 years. Ed loved Harley Davidson motorcycles and going to motorcycle rallies with Jan. He also enjoyed Iowa Hawkeyes Football, and attending MacKenzie McGraw's sporting events. Ed was a member of the Oskaloosa American Legion, ABATE Iowa, the Shriners, V.F.W. and the American Legion Honor Guard. Ed is survived by a son: Kevin (& Patricia) Zimmerman of Newport News, Virginia; a daughter: Kelly (& Randy) Hayes of Ackworth, Iowa; 4 grandchildren: Alissa Edwards, Alex Hayes, Zachary Zimmerman and Jacob Zimmerman; 2 great grandchildren: Jaycee and Aidan Hayes; 2 sisters: Katie McCoy of Pleasant Hill and Kay (& Blaine) Vriezlaar of Monroe; a brother: Howard Zimmerman of Arizona; a special buddy: MacKenzie McGraw; his best friend: Joe Smith; and all of Janice Williams family. He was preceded in death by the love of his life: Janice Williams; his parents; and a brother: Ivan Zimmerman. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:30 A.M. at Forest Cemetery in Oskaloosa. As was Ed's wish his body has been cremated and no visitation is planned. Graveside military rites will be given by members of the Oskaloosa American Legion and V.F.W. Memorials may be made to Iowa Hospice.3 He was buried at Forest Cemetery, Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co., Iowa.3 He and Roberta Lucille Hanson were divorced.3 Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman was born on May 24, 1935 at Iowa City, Johnson Co., Iowa.4,3 He married Roberta Lucille Hanson on October 12, 1957 at Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa.5 Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman died on April 6, 2013 at Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co., Iowa, at age 77.4,3

Census Records

1940Dwelling 167, District 63-12, Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa1

Family

Roberta Lucille Hanson b. August 4, 1939, d. July 4, 2007
Divorce*Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman and Roberta Lucille Hanson were divorced.3 
Marriage* Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman married Roberta Lucille Hanson on October 12, 1957 at Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa.5 
Children
  • Kevin Zimmerman3
  • Kelly Zimmerman3

Citations

  1. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1537] Des Moines Register, From the Horace A. Zimmerman obituary in the Aug 2, 1957 edition.
  3. [S7183] Bates Funeral Chapel, online www.batesfuneralchapel.com, From the Ed Zimmerman obituary.
  4. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  5. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Colleen Mae Burson1

F, b. August 28, 1932, d. October 29, 1990
     Her Social Security Number was 480-28-9725.2 Colleen Mae Burson was buried at Pleasantville Cemetery, Pleasantville, Marion Co., Iowa.3 Her married name was Zimmerman. She and Ivan Alton Zimmerman were divorced.4 Colleen Mae Burson married Ivan Alton Zimmerman, son of Horace Alton Zimmerman and Lela Benita Conrey. Colleen Mae Burson was born on August 28, 1932 at Indianola, Warren Co., Iowa.2,4,1 She died on October 29, 1990 at Fresno Co., California, at age 58.4,2

Family

Ivan Alton Zimmerman b. June 8, 1931, d. May 19, 2008
Divorce*She and Ivan Alton Zimmerman were divorced.4 
Marriage* Colleen Mae Burson married Ivan Alton Zimmerman, son of Horace Alton Zimmerman and Lela Benita Conrey

Citations

  1. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S3408] Pleasantville Cemetery, Marion Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S451] Center for Health Statistics Department of Health Services, California Death Index, 1940-1997.

Roberta Lucille Hanson1

F, b. August 4, 1939, d. July 4, 2007
     Her Social Security Number was 467-54-2083.1 Roberta Lucille Hanson and Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman were divorced.2 Roberta Lucille Hanson was born on August 4, 1939 at Sioux City, Woodbury Co., Iowa.1 As of October 12, 1957,her married name was Zimmerman.1 She married Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman, son of Horace Alton Zimmerman and Lela Benita Conrey, on October 12, 1957 at Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa.1 Roberta Lucille Hanson died on July 4, 2007 at Chariton, Lucas Co., Iowa, at age 67.1

Family

Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman b. May 24, 1935, d. April 6, 2013
Divorce*She and Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman were divorced.2 
Marriage* Roberta Lucille Hanson married Edwin Keith "Ed" Zimmerman, son of Horace Alton Zimmerman and Lela Benita Conrey, on October 12, 1957 at Knoxville, Marion Co., Iowa.1 
Children
  • Kevin Zimmerman2
  • Kelly Zimmerman2

Citations

  1. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. [S7183] Bates Funeral Chapel, online www.batesfuneralchapel.com, From the Ed Zimmerman obituary.