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Frances Ilene Shipp

Female 1921 - 2004  (82 years)


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  • Name Frances Ilene Shipp  [1, 2
    Born 19 Apr 1921  Avalon, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Feb 2004  Kansas City, Clay, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 17 Feb 2004  Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Ilene Mast was granted a divorce by Judge James W. Davis in circuit court Thursday afternoon from Raymond Mast.

      Ilene Frances Gates, 82, a resident of Chillicothe, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 13, 2004, at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. She was born April 19,1921, the daughter of Carl "Kit" and Frances Singleton Shipp, in Avalon, Mo. On June 6, 1964, she married Eldon Gates, in Chillicothe, Mo. He survives of the home. Mrs. Gates was a homemaker, silk finisher and wedding gown seamstress for Martin Cleaners for 12 years. She had lived in Chillicothe after moving from the Blue Springs area in 1995. She attended Grace Baptist church of Chillicothe and was a former member of the Order of Easter Star. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was an avid cook and enjoyed flower gardening and traveling. Survivors also include a son, John Brown of Kansas City; a daughter, Juanita Rounkles of Utica, Mo.; two step-sons, Kenneth Gates of Worthington, Mo. And Larry Gates of Livonia, Mo.; a step-daughter, Gloria Fowler of Kirksville, Mo.; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren; and 12 step-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Albert Raymond Brown who died in 1959, and four brothers, Carl, Delbert, Marvin and Marshall Shipp. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2004 at Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo. Burial will be at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Chillicothe, Mo. [4, 5]
    Person ID I23977  Mindrum
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2012 

    Family 1 Raymond Charles Mast,   b. 28 Aug 1908, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1978, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1936  [6
    Divorced 10 May 1945  Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F14306  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Albert Raymond Brown,   b. 6 Mar 1907, Forest City, Holt, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1959, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 26 May 1945  Troy, Doniphan, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. John Albert Brown,   b. Abt 1954,   d. 25 Feb 2008  (Age ~ 54 years)
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F22073  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Eldon Leroy Gates,   b. 9 May 1925, Triplett, Chariton, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 2010, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 6 Jun 1964  Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F22074  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S2512] Chillcothe Constitution Tribune, 11 May 1945, Ilene.

    2. [S5145] E-mail from Becky Blake, 5 Mar 2011, Frances Ilene Shipp.

    3. [S16] Social Security Death Index.

    4. [S5399] Ilene Frances Gates obituary, Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune, 16 Feb 2004.

    5. [S2512] Chillcothe Constitution Tribune, 11 May 1945.

    6. [S3498] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002. www.ancestry.com.

    7. [S5400] Albert R. Brown obituary, Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune, 6 May 1959.