Abstract of Divorce Records 1942 - 1946

GREENE COUNTY MISSOURI, CIRCUIT COURT
DIVORCES

PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

HOWERTON, Louetta, by next friend, Iva Highfill / HOWERTON, William Ira
12713. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 403. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Louetta Foster, restored.

HUDSON, Bertha / HUDSON, Robert Eugene
12719. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 404. Decault. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff Maiden name restored to her.

HANSEN, Mamie Frances / HANSEN, Charles
12719. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 404. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Mamie Frances Baker, restored.

HERRON, Lester H. / HERRON, Hazel M.
12931. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 405. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

KENO, William / KENO, Mae
12673. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 405, 406. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

MYERS, Grace M. / MYERS, Andrew S.
12813. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 406. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

MANLEY, Lona C. / MANLEY, Robert Lee
12955. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 406. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children.

OWEN, Velma M. / OWEN, Vincil H.
12783. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 407. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Velma M. Claxton, restored.

OWEN, Charles F. / OWEN, Nannie
12845. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 408. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

RUSSELL, Clessie K. / RUSSELL, Rex R.
12637. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 408. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor chIld, Beverly Jeane, age 2 years.

STOUT, Helen June / STOUT, Bertram B.
12775. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 409. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Sharan Gail, age 2 years.

PERKINS, Anna Elizabeth / PERKINS, J.M.
12559. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 409. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Anna Elizabeth Wells, restored.

PIPPIN, Neta Colleen / PIPPIN, Robert Earl
12865. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 410. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Mona Colleen.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

WICKLIFFE, isabella / WICKLIFFE, Thomas C.
12661. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 410. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

WASSON, Wade C. / WASSON, Mary Ella
12753. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 411. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Mary Ella Rice, restored.

WHITE, G.E. / WHITE, Helen
12937. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 411. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

STOTTS, Harry R. / STOTTS, Eba M.
12689. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 412. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

SMITH, Theodore Roosevelt / SMITH, Gracie Louise Murphree
12749. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 412. ANNULLMENT. Plaintiff innocent and injured party. Annullment granted.

TANNEHILL, Charles / TANNEHILL, Evelyn
11921. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 413. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

BASORE, Floyd / BASORE, Helen Cox
12935. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 412A, 412B. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Norma Lee Basore, age 11.

SENEY, Walter T. / SENEY, Mabel
12749. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 413. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

BURGESS, Retha L. / BURGESS, Harry J.
12711. Div 1. Final Decree 16 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 413, 414. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Retha Lanham, restored.

MOREY, Mable / MOREY, Frank W.
12913. Div 1. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 414. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

GILMORE, Mary Aileen / GILMORE, George David
12949. Div 1. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 414. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Mary Aileen Johnson, restored.

BOWMAN, Charlotte Jane / BOWMAN, Charles M.
12620. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 108. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

BLISS, Mary Lucille / BLISS, Oliver Hines
12663. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 108. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

BAKER, Frances M. / BAKER, John B., Jr.
12806. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 109. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Robert Eugene age 9 and Jerry Frank age 5.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

BENCH, Jessie Woodrow / BENCH, John Henry
12886. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 109, 110. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff former name restored to her.

CATLIN, Walter C. / CATLIN, Eda A.
12682. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 110. Default . Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

CORBETT, Gillie F. / CORBETT, Harry R.
12728. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 111. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Gillie F. Hendrix, restored.

CHAPMAN, Pearl A. / CHAPMAN, O.B.
12796. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 111. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Pearl A. Kell, restored.

CHAPPELL, Joe A. / CHAPPELL, Mary
12826. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 112. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

DAVIS, Marie / DAVIS, Ralph B.
12650. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 112. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Billy Jack, age 9.

DRAKE, Elmer J. / DRAKE, Ethyl O.
12770. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 113. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

DENNIS, Audrey Imogene by next friend, Mrs. N.E. Tuter / DENNIS Robert E.
12852. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 113. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Audrey Imogene Tuter, restored.

FOGLE, Edna M. / FOGLE, Raymond
12656. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 114. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Edna M. Smith, restored.

FUGITT, Mary Helen, by next friend, Mary Lutie Fields / FUGITT, Howard E.
12660. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 114. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Judith Ann, age 9 months.

FLEETWOOD, Earnestine, by next friend, Ada Alice Plemmons / FLEETWOOD, Robert
12860. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 115. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Earnestine Nichols, restored.

GARNER, Georgia / GARNER, Walter
12791. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 115. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Georgia Robinett, restored.

GEORGE, Beulah / GEORGE, Forrest E.
12838. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 116. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Beulah Forbis, restored.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

HILL, Lorene / HILL, Harry Onas
12546. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 116. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Charles age 10 Jessie Lee age 8 and William Leon age 5.

HAMPTON, Mabel / HAMPTON, George W.
12764. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 117. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

HILTON, Mildred Geneva / HILTON, Leonard Ora
12902. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 117. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Esther Louanna age 4 and Jerry age 3.

HAVENER, Loyd H. / HAVENER, Opal B.
12902. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 118. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

JONES, Frances M. / JONES, Ned M.
12709. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 119. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Jackqueline age 14, Betty age 13 and Ned, Jr., age 6.

KING, Lorene M. / KING, Lon D.
12876. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 119. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

KALNY, inez B. / KALNY, Louis J.
12900. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 120. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Carmen Dian age 7 and Louis Edward age 3.

KERN, George W. / KERN, inez
12907. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 121. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

LEWIS, Elizabeth / LEWIS, Edward
12566. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 121. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

LATHAM, Frank T. / LATHAM, inez M.
12626. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 122. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

McGINNIS, Eula S. / McGINNIS, Leahmon G.
12708. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 122. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

McNALLY, Callie / McNALLY, Herschell C.
12778. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 123. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Callie Davis, restored.

McNABB, John Elvis / McNABB, Audrie James
12792. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 123. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

MESSMER, William H. / MESSMER, Juel V.
12594. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 124. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

MANNING, Josephine / MANNING, C.W.
12618. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 124, 125. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Joyce Ann, age 6 years.

MORGAN, Luetta / MORGAN, Virgil W.
12652. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 125. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Luetta Putman, restored.

MORRISON, Charlotte Lucille / MORRISON, George E.
12710. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 125, 126. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name Charlotte Lucille Heatherly, restored.

MELTON, Frank W. / MELTON, Geraldine
12841. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 126. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Bobby Gene age 12 and Barbara Lee age 10.

MORRIS, Nancy / MORRIS, Ott
12960. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 127. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Nancy Roush, restored.

NICHOLS, Glessa Jane, by next friend, Lucy McCoy / NICHOLS, Arnold W.
12982. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 127. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Glessa Jane Melvin, restored.

OSBORN, Osa A. / OSBORN, James H.
12938. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 128. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

PLATT, Thelma / PLATT, Joe Turner
12622. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 128, 129. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Thelma Louise, age 12, except for months of June, July and August, and on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays when Defendant may have care and custody.

PEARSON, Claudie L. / PEARSON, Otis E.
12636. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 129. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Claudie L. Miller, restored.

PARKS, Freda Leona / PARKS, Gayford George
12805. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 129, 130. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Gladys Joan age 8 and Buddy Wayne age 4.

PEARSON, Paul E. / PEARSON, Ruby
12840. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 130. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

POTTER, Eva Mae / POTTER, Hubert
12946. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 131. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

ROWDEN, Grace Irene / ROWDEN, Clyde
12486. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 131. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Grace Irene Tindle, restored.

RAMEY, Royal S. / RAMEY, Emma
12606. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 132. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

RECTOR, Stella / RECTOR, Walter
12810. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 132. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Mary Lucille, age 6 years.

RYAN, Alta / RYAN, Glen
12817. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 133. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Alta Brooks, restored.

RABBERS, Hazel L., by next friend, Leola J. Field / RABBERS, George F.
12752. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 133. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Linda Kay, age 9 months.

RICHARDSON, Margie E. / RICHARDSON, Clarence L.
12892. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep 1943 Book 180 p 134. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, BIllieJean, age 8 years.

SHAW, Arla / SHAW, Otto
12786. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 134. Default Decree for Plaintiff She is innoce.lt and injured party.

SMITH, Norna E. / SMITH, James W.
12834. Div 2. Final Decree 17 sep. 1943 Book 180 p 135. Default Decree for plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Mildred A. age 1 year.

SMITH, Louise / SMITH, Charles E.
12880. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 135, 136. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Lois Frances age 12 and Gladys Luella age 9.

STEPHENS, Hazel L. / STEPHENS, Charlie W.
12930. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 136. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

SAMUELS, Annie Irene / SAMUELS, Paul Stanley
12980. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 136, 137. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Patsy Sue and Doris June.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

TURKINGTON, Andrew W. / TURKINGTON, Orpha
12736. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 137. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

VAUGHN, William A. / VAUGHN, Nina A.
12590. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 137. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

WEAVER, Edra L. / WEAVER, Bennie J.
12704. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 138. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

WARREN, Troy / WARREN, Edna
12746. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 139. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

WILLIAMS, Marjorie / WILLIAMS, Guy
12776. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 139, 140. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Larry Dean, age 6 months.

WOODWARD, Patricia A. / WOODWARD, Roy L.
12777. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep 1943 Book 180 p 140. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

WILKERSON, Marguerite A. / WILKERSON, William T.
12828. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 140, 141. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Edward Lee age 4 and Retha May age 3 years.

ANGLIN, Sarah J. / ANGLIN, Thomas B.
12756. Div 2. Final Decree 18 52p. 1943 Book 180 p 141. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Sarah J. Ragsdale, restored.

MILLER, Fred C. / MILLER, Rosalie
12917. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 416. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

CRABTREE, George Floyd / CRABTREE, Arthinia Lucille
12123. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 417. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

HENRY, Betty Jean, by next friend, Suiter Miller / HENRY, Floyd
12685. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 417. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Betty Jean Miller, restored.

MITHHELL, Faye / MITCHELL, Elbert F.
12677. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 417. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Faye Smith, restored.

CONNESS, Margaret Elouise / CONNESS, Hurchel
12585. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 419. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Patsy Virginia age 2 and Larry Donald age 16 months.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

KNOX, Eva Buetta / KNOX, James M.
12822. Div 2. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 142. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff's former name restored to her.

BRADSHAW, Clifford Benton / BRADSHAW, Bernice Rowena
12827. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 419. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Byron Stewart Moe, age 6 years.

SHIRK, Ralph Q. / SHIRK, Addie Elizabeth
12883. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 420. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

TINDLE, Coy Jr., by next friend, Goldie M. Tindle / TINDLE, Betty Jean, by G.A.L., A.C. Hayward.
12853. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 420. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

SADDLER, Adeline / SADDLER, Joe Foster
12885. Div 1. Final Decree 18 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 421. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Bobby Joe, age 6 years, except months of June, July and August.

KELLEY, Mattie / KELLEY, James
12855. Div 1. Final Decree 20 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 421, 422. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Mattie Murphy, restored.

ELLIS, Doris Lorine / ELLIS, Oscar Lee
12833. Div 1. Final Decree 20 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 422. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff former name, Doris Lorene Smith, restored.

BOONE, Marie / BOONE, Carl
12714. Div 2. Final Decree 20 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 143. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

DE GUIBOA, Mary Ellen / DE GUIBOA, James O.
12856. Div 2. Final Decree 20 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 144. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Mary Ellen Anderson, restored.

GARGIS, Mabel / GARGIS, John T.
12867. Div 2. Final Decree 20 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 144. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Patricia Jean, age 9 years.

PLAYER, Dixie Lee / PLAYER, Albert G.
12870. Div 2. Final Decree 21 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 145. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

SMITH, Joyce Collis / SMITH, Robert C.
12801. Div 2. Final Decree 21 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 145. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Joyce Collis, restored.

MORELOCK, Violet M. / MORELOCK, William A.
12863. Div 1. Final Decree 21 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 423. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Violet M. Lambeth, restored.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

BAKER, Monta / BAKER, Oscar
12843. Div 1. Final Decree 21 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 423. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Walter age 16 Betty 13 and Bobby age 9 years.

BATH, Lloyd O. / BATH, Opal E.
12933. Div 1. Final Decree 21 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 424. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Defendant awarded care and custody of their minor children, Harold age 16 and Marjorie age almost 14.

McKNEELEN, Virginia V. by next friend, T. Witt / McKNEELEN, Lawrence L.
12816. Div 2. Final Decree 22 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 147. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Virginia V. Witt, restored.

GREENWADE, Doris Ellen, by next friend, Mose C. Woods / GREENWADE, L.E.
12988. Div 2. Final Decree 23 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 147. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Former name, Doris Ellen Woods, restored.

TATUM, Ola M. / TATUM, George W.
12890. Div 2. Final Decree 23 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 148. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Ola M. Alexander, restored.

DAY, Paul R. / DAY, Mary C.
12779. Div 2. Final Decree 23 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 148. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

MEREDITH, Helen M. / MEREDITH, Robert L.
12869. Div 1. Final Decree 23 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 424, 425. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Helen M. Greenwade, restored.

WHITE, Gladys M. / WHITE, Walter LeRoy
12325. Div 1. Final Decree 23 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 425. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Gladys Martin, restored.

TALLEY, R.R. / TALLEY, Oleva L.
11666. Div 2. Final Decree 25 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 152. Motion to Modify. Court being now advised in and concerning the premises awards the care and custody of said minor child to Lora E. Arnold, reserving to the Plaintiff the right to file his motion to modify the Judgment of this Court with reference to custody and support of said child.

BRIDGES, Edith / BRIDGES, W.F.
12915. Div 1. Final Decree 25 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 426. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Edith Spohn, restored.

FAIDLEY, Ollie / FAIDLEY, Charles O.
12809. Div 1. Final Decree 25 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 426. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Ollie Rider, restored.

BRYANT, Zelda / BRYANT, Carl
12921. Div 1. Final Decree 25 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 427. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Care and custody of their minor child, Jerry awarded to Plaintiff from 1 Oct. to 1 April each year. Defendant care and custody from 1 April to 1 October each year beginning with 1 October 1943.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

McMILLEN, Pauline B. / McMILLEN, J.L.
12523 1/2 Div 1. Final Decree 25 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 427. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

THARP, Merrill Eugene / THARP, Frances Elizabeth by G.A.L., L.L. Collins
12868. Div 2. Final Decree 27 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 152. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

HECKERT, Roy B. / HECKERT, Alberta L.
12888. Div 2. Final Decree 28 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 153. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Cevilla age 18, Joyce age 16, Clarence age 14, Ortho age 12, Janette age 10 and Dale and Doris, twins, age 6 years.

MELTON, Bessie / MELTON, Zeb Vance
12889. Div 1. Final Decree 28 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 428. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Harold age 5 and Mfred age 14.

DENNY, Miriam Anna / DENNY, Dean Ival
12947. Div 1. Final Decree 29 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 429. Decree for Plaintiff. She is -innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Miriam Anna Hulse, restored.

WHITE, Edwin Earl / WHITE, Louise Rich
12919. Div 1. Final Decree 29 Sep. 1943 Book 177 p 429. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

BENNETT, Gladys / BENNETT, H.E.
12968. Div 2. Final Decree 29 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 154. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, H.E. Bennett, Jr.

WEITLAUF, Robert L. / WEITLAUF, Bessie
12712. Div 2. Final Decree 29 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 154, 155. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

FRANKLIN, Fletcher / FRANKLIN, Leota Manning
12698. Div 2. Final Decree 30 Sep. 1943 Book 180 p 155. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

COOPER, Clara M. / COOPER, Rex L.
12887. Div 1. Final Decree 2 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 430. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Norman Everett age 10 and Marion Lloyd age 5 years.

COX, John R. / COX, Pauline F.
12781. Div 1. Final Decree 5 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 431. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Care and custody of their minor child, Sherry Ann, age 3, awarded to Mrs. Clyde Miles, her grandmother.

BASORE, Floyd / BASORE, Helen Cox
12935. Div 1. MODIFICATION. 5 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 431. As per agreement, full custody and care of minor child, Norma Lee Basore awarded to Defendant, Helen Cox Basore.

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PLAINTIFF / DEFENDANT

SALEE, Altas R. / SALEE, Edna R.
12706. Div 2. Final Decree 5 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 158. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

ACTON, James Reed / ACTON, Corabeth
12895. Div 2. Final Decree 5 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 158. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Defendant Maiden name, Corabeth Abernathy, restored.

SMITH, Dealah, by next friend, James E. Barton / SMITH, Oliver, Jr., by G.A.L. H.L. Teaff
12766. Div 2. ANNULLMENT. 6 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 159. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Annullment granted.

BITTICK, Henry R. (Russell) / BITTICK, Mattie Emma, by G.A.L., Leonard Chinn
12716. Div 2. Final Decree 6 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 159, 160. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

BRADY, Mildred M. / BRADY, Roy E.
12769. Div 1. Final Decree 8 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 432. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Ann Catherine, age 15 years.

NIMMO, Helen / NIMMO, Deryll
12820. Div 2. Final Decree 11 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 163. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

PILAND, Freda J., by next friend, Irene Norton / PILAND, Wayne
12570. Div 2. Final Decree 13 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 164. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. He is innocent and injured party.

DAYTON, William / DAYTON, Evelyn
12983. Div 1. Final Decree 14 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 433. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. She is innocent and injured party. Defendant awarded care and custody of their minor child, Betty Sue, age
18 months.

BATES, Nadine Katherine / BATES, Freeman Virgil
12929. Div 1. Final Decree 14 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 434. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor children, Betty Lee age 14 years and Shirley Jean age
9 years.

TAYLOR, Otis A. / TAYLOR, Anna E.
13055. Div 1. Final Decree 15 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 437. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. She is innocent and injured party.

ARTHUR, Alta M. / ARTHUR, Albert L.
12178. Div 2. MODIFICATION. 16 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 164. Defendant motion to Modify sustained. Plaintiff MotIon to Modify, overruled. Decree of 23 Jan. 1943 in question. Decree modified so as to allow Defendant custody of child, Phillip James Arthur, between hours of 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. each Saturday.

MIZELL, Ada Alice / MIZELL, James B.
12808. Div 2. Final Decree 16 Oct. 1943 Book ISO p 167, 168. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Janet Sue, age 4 and Jerry Lou, age 3.

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KERR, Katherine G. / KERR, Orville F.
11414. Div 2. Final Decree 18 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 169. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

DE GRAFFENREID, Florence L. / DE GRAFFENREID, Wilbur H.
12994. Div 2. Final Decree 18 Oct 1943 Book 180 p 169, 170. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. He is innocent and injured party.

ADKINS, Earl / ADKINS, Dorothy
12499. Div 1. Final Decree 19 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 441. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

KING, Robert W. / KING, Yvona E.
12738. Div 2. Final Decree 19 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 170. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Yvona E. White, restored.

BARRETT, Mildred E. / BARRETT, E.C.
12978. Div 2. Final Decree 20 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 172. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

VAN WINKLE, Dudley B. / VAN WINKLE, Birdie
12751. Div 2. Final Decree 23 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 173. Default Decree for Plaintiff. Plaintiff innocent and injured party.

MYERS, Frances O. / MYERS, Howard V.
12878. Div 2. Divorce Change of Venue. 23 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 173. Change of Venue to Christian County, Mo.

TWIGGER, Marie Pauline / TWIGGER, Don
12927. Div 2. Final Decree 25 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 174. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Roy Eugene, age 2 years.

RIGGS, Theodore / RIGGS, Helen Lucille
12793. Div 1. Final Decree 25 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 442. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

DAVIS, Don / DAVIS, Essie
12621. Div 1. Final Decree 27 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 446. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. She is innocent and injured party. Maiden name, Essie Merideth, restored.

HOLMES, Daisy / HOLMES, Vernon
12748. Div 2. Final Decree 29 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 175. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Betty Mae, age 14.

MARTINOUS, Laveeda / MARTINOUS, Phil
12936. Dov 2. Final Decree 29 Oct. 1943 Book 180 p 176. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Phillip Mack, age 10 months.

KIMBELL, George E. / KIMBELL, Martha Lou
12977. Div 1. Final Decree 30 Oct. 1943 Book 177 p 447. Decree for Plaintiff. Crossbill dismissed. Plaintiff innocent and injured party. Defendant awarded care and custody of their minor child, Georgia Ann, age 2.

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CARDWELL, Juanita Pauline / CARDWELL, Wayne Edman
12695. Div 2. Final Decree 5 Nov. 1943 Book 180 p 177, 178. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Ervin Dwight, age 4 and Kenneth Wayne age 18 months.

NEIDERHUTH, George W. / NEIDERHUTH, Ella E.
11143. Div 1. Final Decree 8 Nov. 1943 Book 177 p 451. Decree for Defendant on Crossbill. She is innocent and injured party.

McKINNEY, Wayne / McKINNEY, Coleen
12790. Div 2. Final Decree 10 Nov. 1943 Book 180 p 181. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party. Former name, Coleen Burton, restored.

MANNING, Pauline, by next friend, Ethel Dykes./ MANNING, Claude W.
12848. Div 2. Final Decree 13 Nov. 1943 Book 180 p 184. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Former name, Pauline Poyner, restored.

HOOPER, Glenn E. / HOOPER, Mildred E.
7424. Div 2. Motion to MODIFY. 26 Nov 1943 Book 180 p 186. Motion of Plaintiff overruled. Motion of Defendant sustained in part. Refer Decree of 27 Nov. 1939 Book 170 p 528. Modified so as to award care and custody of minor child, James E. Hooper to Defendant, Mildred E. Hooper, now Mildred Dunagin, except from 27 Dec to 1 Jan. each year and for month of July each year.

BRITIAN, Josephine A. / BRITIAN, Don R.
12687. Div 1. Final Decree 13 Dec. 1943 Book 177 p 463. Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party. Crossbill dismissed. Plaintiff awarded care and custody of their minor child, Janet Sue, age 4.

BOATMAN, Charles E. / BOATMAN, Lola D.
12603. Div 1. Final Decree 14 Dec. 1943 Book 177 p 463. Default Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

McCLAIN, Essie Grace / McCLAIN, Herman R.
3352. Div 2. Final Decree 16 Dec. 1943 Book 180 p 195. Default Decree for Plaintiff. She is innocent and injured party.

SMITH, Arthur J. / SMITH, Oma
10380. Div 2. Final Decree 17 Dec. 1943 Book 180 p 196. Decree for Plaintiff. He is innocent and injured party.

HOOPER, Glenn E. / HOOPER, Mildred E.
7424. Div 2. Final Decree 21 Dec. 1943 Book 180 p 200. Divorce on Crossbill. Correct Judgment 27 Nov 1939 to read: "Monday Nov. 27 1939, Divorce on Crossbill. Defendant innocent and injured party. Defendant granted care and custody of their minor child, James C. Hooper except for first half of months of January, April, July and October."

END OF YEAR 1943 DIVORCES.

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