Forrest Ellis Witter and Evelyn Leona Morgan Family

m. 3 Jun 1939


Family Information
  • Forrest Ellis WitterFather | Male
    Forrest Ellis Witter

    Born  7 Jan 1917  Drexel, Bates, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Nov 2002  Lakeview Village, Lenexa, Johnson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  6 Nov 2002  Johnson County Chapel and Memorial Gardens, Overland Park, Johnson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  3 Jun 1939  [1, 2, 3]  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, USA  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  James Edgar Witter | F6268 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Ruby May Holy | F6268 Group Sheet 

    Evelyn Leona MorganMother | Female
    Evelyn Leona Morgan

    Born  9 Apr 1919  Ten Mile, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 May 2008  The Sweet Life of Rosehill, 12802 Johnson Dr, Shawnee, Johnson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Johnson County Chapel and Memorial Gardens, Overland Park, Johnson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  David Morgan | F6810 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Henrietta Bendorf | F6810 Group Sheet 

    Janice May WitterChild 1 | Female
    Janice May Witter

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    Spouse  Darold Franklin 'Bud" Jackson | F8014 
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    Julia Ann WitterChild 2 | Female
    Julia Ann Witter

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    Spouse  Michael Timothy Weible | F4980 
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    Spouse  Larry King Chanay | F4981 
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    Jerry Ellis WitterChild 3 | Male
    Jerry Ellis Witter

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    Spouse  Suzanne Danahy | F6296 
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  • Sources 
    1. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), How the Vitters Got to Clerval.
      19 years after Jeff Vitter's Aha! moment described above, Jean-Pierre Vitter resolves the mystery of where in Europe the Vitter family came from originally and how they got to France in the late 1700s.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/JeanPierreVitter.php

    2. [S915] Death Notices and Obituaries, Forrest Ellis Witter, Kansas City Star (with corrections by Julia Witter Chanay).
      Obituary: Forrest Ellis Witter

      Forrest Ellis Witter, 85, Overland Park, Kansas, passed away Sunday November 3, 2002, at Lakeview Village Health Center surrounded by family and friends.

      Ellis owned Witter Plumbing and Electric in Overland Park for 52 years.

      Ellis was an exceptional husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who valued and loved his family and friends. Ellis was a Mason and a member of St. Mark's United Methodist Church. Ellis was a U.S, Navy veteran and served in the Pacific from September 1943-1945.

      Ellis was preceded in death by his father, James Edgar Witter, mother Ruby Holy Witter and brother J.E. Witter.

      Survivors include his wife, Evelyn of 63 years, daughter Janice M. Jackson and her husband Darold (Bud) of Overland Park, Julia A. Chanay and husband Larry of Lenexa, son Jerry E. and wife SuZanne of Lenexa, seven grandchildren, Timothy Weilbe and wife Tracy, Jennifer Locklear, Aimee M. Chadwick, Hollie Weible Jones, Jared and wife Tiffany Burton, Andrew and Michell Witter, and great-granddaughters Katie Locklear, Megan Weible, Emily Jones, Brooklyn Witter and McKinley Witter, great-grandsons Jacob Locklear and Ryan Weible, a brother John Witter of Raytown and a sister Evelyn Polter of Overland Park.

      Visitation will be at McGilley & Hoge Chapel in Overland Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday November 5, 2002. The funeral service will be at St. Mark's United Methodist Church at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 6, 2002. Burial will follow at Johnson County Memorial Gardens. memorial contibutions may be made to the American Cancer Society or St. Mark's United Methodist Church, 6422 Santa Fe Dr., Overland Park, Kansas. Arrangements: McGilley & Hoge Chapel.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/164842075/f-ellis-witter

    3. [S1251] Find A Grave, F. Ellis Witter.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/164842075/f-ellis-witter
      Witter Forest Ellis Headstone
      Witter Forest Ellis Headstone