Person:Delbert Overton (2)

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Delbert Wesley Overton
m. 28 Apr 1917
  1. Norbey Alford Overton1918 - 1993
  2. Delbert Wesley Overton1919 - 1978
  3. Edward V. Overton1921 - 1923
  4. Loretta Fay Overton1925 - 1925
  5. Herbert Lee Overton1928 - 2005
m. 15 Apr 1944
Facts and Events
Name[1][5][6] Delbert Wesley Overton
Alt Name[2][4] Delbert Overton, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth[1] 26 Jun 1919 Missouri, United States
Census[4] 1 Jan 1920 Kansas City, Jackson co., Missouri, United Statesat 2311 Holly St., in a home that was rented
Delbert Jr., son of Delbert Overton (occ. teamster, hauling; on his own account), was also residing with his father's wife Irene, son Norbey, and widowed mother-in-law “Lena” VanPayme.
Census[3] 1 Apr 1930 Kansas City, Jackson co., Missouri, United Statesat 2033 Jefferson, in a home that was owned
Delbert, son of Delbert J. Overton (occ. delivery man for ice route), was also residing with his father's wife Irene, sons “Norvey” and Herbert Lee, and widowed mother-in-law “Lena” Norbey. Delbert (the son) had attended school during the current school year.
Census[2] 1 Apr 1940 Kansas City, Jackson co., Missouri, United Statesat 2033 Jefferson, in a home that was owned
Delbert Jr. (occ. selling ice), son of Delbert Overton (occ. proprietor of ice business), was also residing with his father's wife Irene and children Herbert and Helen. All were recorded as residing in the “same house” as in 1935. Delbert Jr. had already completed the 4th year of high school, and he had not attended school in the current school year.
Marriage License 14 Apr 1944 Kansas City, Jackson co., Missouri, United StatesA license was issued for Delbert W. Overton, age 24, and Ruth Mary Mitchell, age 19, both from Kansas City. The application was signed by both Delbert and Ruth on 10 April 1944. Delbert was residing at 5700 Locust; Ruth was residing at 3103 E. 30th.
to Ruth Mary Mitchell
Marriage 15 Apr 1944 Kansas City, Jackson co., Missouri, United StatesDelbert and Ruth were united in marriage by Rev. Thomas W. Taler, minister of Ivanhoe [Park] Christian Church.
to Ruth Mary Mitchell
Residence[6] 1978 Roeland Park, Johnson co., Kansas, United Statesat 5416 W. 50th
Delbert was residing here at the time of his death.
Occupation[6] From about 1950 to 1978, Delbert was a clerk for the Mission branch of the Shawnee Mission Postal Service.
Death[1][6] 1 Nov 1978 Kansas City, Jackson co., Missouri, United Statesat St. Luke's Hospital
Burial[5][6] 4 Nov 1978 Resurrection Cemetery, Lenexa, Johnson co., Kansas, United StatesThe grave marker is inscribed, “DELBERT W., 1919–1978; RUTH M., 1924–[blank]; OVERTON”.
Soc Sec No[1] 491-20-4044
Funeral[6] 4 Nov 1978 Kansas City, Jackson co., Missouri, United Statesat Muehlebach Chapel, 6800 Troost
at 1 p.m.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, [database, Ancestry.com], SSN 491-20-4044, issued Missouri, before 1951.

    Delbert Overton, b. 26 June 1919, d. Nov. 1978; ZIP code of last address of record, 66205 (Mission, Kansas).

  2. 2.0 2.1 ED 116-53, 3rd Ward Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, in United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T627), roll 2167, folio 732, sheet 6B, household 303, Delbert Overton household, [digital image, Ancestry.com], enumerated 10 April 1940.

    Highest grade of school completed “H-4”.

  3. ED 46, 3rd Ward Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, in United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T626), roll 1194 (FHL #2340929), folio 207, sheet 17B, dwelling 197, family 362, Debert [sic] J. Overton household, [digital image, Ancestry.com], enumerated 16 April 1930.
  4. 4.0 4.1 ED 42, 2nd Ward Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, in United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T625), roll 924, folio 161, sheet 8B, dwelling 160, family 169, Delbert Overton household, [digital image, Ancestry.com], enumerated 16 Jan. 1920.
  5. 5.0 5.1Delbert W. Overton”, in Find A Grave, memorial 31833549. Viewed digital image of grave marker.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 “Deaths and Funerals: Delbert W. Overton”, in The Kansas City Times. (Kansas City, Missouri), p 8C, Fri., 3 Nov. 1978.

    Abstract:

    Delbert W. Overton, age 59, residing at 5416 W. 50th, Roeland Park, died Wednesday [1 Nov. 1978] at St. Luke's Hospital. He was a Marine veteran of World War II; member of R.C. Connie Burns American Legion Post, and Wyandotte Count Chapter of the Disabled American Veterans; and clerk for Shawnee Mission Postal Service, Mission branch, for 28 years, retired in 1978.

    Survived by wife, Mrs. Ruth M. Overton (of the home); son, Delbert W. Overton II (of the home); daughter, Mrs. Sharon Oubouzar (McLean, Va.); daughter, Miss Sydney Overton (Overland Park); mother, Mrs. Irene Faye Overton (Newton, Kan.); brother, Norbey Overton (Plainwell, Mich.); brother, Herbert L. Overton (Newton, Kan.); sister, Mrs. Helen Higgins (Olathe); and two grandchildren.

    Visitation from 7 to 9 p.m. today [3 Nov. 1978] at Muehlebach Chapel. Funeral services at 1 p.m. Saturday [4 Nov. 1978] at the chapel. Burial in Resurrection Cemetery, Lenexa.