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Elva Habum

Monday, February 17, 2003

SCOTT CITY - Elva Frances Habum, 93, died at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 16, 2003, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

Born Jan. 18, 1910, in Graysboro, to the late George William Keesee and Ambie Salena Bennett, she was a homemaker and a member of the Assembly of God Church in Scott City.

On Jan. 6, 1931, at Jackson, she married William Habum, who preceded her in death on Dec. 25, 1972.

Also she was preceded in death by six brothers and four sisters.

Survivors include three daughters, Tomyee Hopke of Granite City, Ill., Wynona "Sue" Feinstein of Chesterfield and Marilyn Wargin of St. Charles and six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City until time for services at 2 p.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Vester "Sonny" Keesee will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Lightner Cemetery at Scott City.