The Sherman G. Potter and Henry H. Quillen Families:Information about Eliza Jane Vanover
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Eliza Jane Vanover (b. December 12, 1915, d. June 14, 1979)Eliza Jane Vanover (daughter of Boyd Vanover and Samantha B.) was born December 12, 1915 in Letcher County, Kentucky (Home), and died June 14, 1979 in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona (St. Joseph's Hospital).She married Cecil Potter on March 18, 1943, son of Sherman Garfield Potter and Thursie Sarah Akers.
Notes for Eliza Jane Vanover:
Birth, death and burial dates obtained from funeral card given to DBP from Phyllis Duty (Cecil's sister).Memory Lawn Cemetery is now merged with two other cemeteries according to Mary Ann with Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery.Eliza Jane is entombed in the Memory Lawn Mausoleum, in the Sanctuary of Peace room and can be found at EE-4 (information came from Mary Ann via phone call made 8-4-03).Memory Lawn Mausoleum and Cemetery is at 2300 West Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ 85009 (602-254-8491).DBP 8-4-03
A death announcement clipped from a newspaper (no date or name of paper) lists Eliza Jane Potter being 63 years old at the time of death and was a cafeteria employee for the Phoenix Union High School District.She died in St. Joseph's Hospital and was survived by Cecil, three sisters and three brothers.Private services were held.Eliza Jane's address was listed as 2541 E. Jackson St, Phoenix, AZ, 85034 in the undated paper.DBP 8-4-03
Mercer Mortuary and Chapel (1541 East Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85014 ph: 602-266-4473) was in charge of the funeral arrangements.Funeral took place in the chapel on Monday 6-18-1979 at 2:00 PM.Rev. Hurschel L. Diffie officiated with Maurine Lindemann as the organist.Information taken fromfuneral card.DBP 8-4-03
More About Eliza Jane Vanover:
Burial: June 18, 1979, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona (Memory Lawn Cemetery - now known as Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery).
More About Eliza Jane Vanover and Cecil Potter:
Marriage: March 18, 1943
Marriage Notes for Eliza Jane Vanover and Cecil Potter:
Marriage date obtained from Net Potter's (wife of Jack Potter) notes on the Potter family.DBP 11/19/03