Robert Ellison Lynch Jr.

M, b. 26 July 1910, d. 16 April 1990
     Robert Ellison Lynch Jr. was born on 26 July 1910 in Nelson County, Kentucky. He was the son of Robert Ellison Lynch and Pansy Bennington. Robert Ellison Lynch Jr. married Rebecca Jane Routon on 9 December 1930 at Lucas County, Ohio. He served in the US Navy from from 31 January 1944 to 21 March 1945. Robert Ellison Lynch Jr. married Norma J. (?) before 1990. Robert Ellison Lynch Jr. died on 16 April 1990 in Martin, Marion County, Florida, at age 79.

Roseanna Lynch

F, b. 24 May 1912, d. 23 January 1997
     Roseanna Lynch was born on 24 May 1912 in Nelson, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Robert Ellison Lynch and Pansy Bennington. Roseanna Lynch died on 23 January 1997 in Jackson, Jackson County, Michigan, at age 84.

Mary Albina Mann1

F, b. 8 March 1892, d. 15 January 1968
     Mary Albina Mann was born on 8 March 1892 in Marion County, Kentucky.1 As of 17 February 1961,her married name was Bennington.1 She married William Lee Bennington, son of Calion R. Bennington and Elizabeth Jane Williamson, on 17 February 1961 at Springfield, Washington County, Kentucky.1 Mary Albina Mann died on 15 January 1968 in Bullitt County, Kentucky, at age 75.1 She was buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Cedar Grove, Bullitt County, Kentucky.1

Child of Mary Albina Mann and William Lee Bennington

Citations

  1. [S7102] Mary Albina Mann Showalter Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/90198387
  2. [S7103] Mary Lucille Bennington Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/90198333

Mary Lucille Bennington1

F, b. 29 August 1919, d. 29 March 1946
     Mary Lucille Bennington was born on 29 August 1919 in Nelson County, Kentucky.1 She was the daughter of William Lee Bennington and Mary Albina Mann.1 Mary Lucille Bennington died on 29 March 1946 in Lakeland, Jefferson County, Kentucky, at age 26.1

Citations

  1. [S7103] Mary Lucille Bennington Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/90198333

Rebecca Jane Routon

F, b. circa 1909, d. 1 July 1975
     Rebecca Jane Routon was born circa 1909 in Kentucky. As of 9 December 1930,her married name was Lynch. She married Robert Ellison Lynch Jr., son of Robert Ellison Lynch and Pansy Bennington, on 9 December 1930 at Lucas County, Ohio. Rebecca Jane Routon died on 1 July 1975 in Lansing, Michigan.

Norma J. (?)

F, b. circa 1920, d. 18 April 1990
     Norma J. (?) was born circa 1920. As of before 1990,her married name was Lynch. She married Robert Ellison Lynch Jr., son of Robert Ellison Lynch and Pansy Bennington, before 1990. Norma J. (?) died on 18 April 1990.

Helen L. (?)

F
     Helen L. (?) married Frank N. Hickey on 25 December 1933 at Michigan. Helen L. (?) and Frank N. Hickey were divorced on 28 March 1934 at Wayne County, Michigan.

Kathi Bagwell

F
     Kathi Bagwell is the daughter of Kenneth Leon Bagwell and Maurine Elizabeth Krueger. Kathi Bagwell married Bradd Siegel after 1978.

Bradd Siegel

M
     Bradd Siegel married Kathi Bagwell, daughter of Kenneth Leon Bagwell and Maurine Elizabeth Krueger, after 1978.

Kris Bagwell

F
     Kris Bagwell is the daughter of Kenneth Leon Bagwell and Maurine Elizabeth Krueger. Kris Bagwell married Tammy (?) after 1978.

Tammy (?)

M
     Tammy (?) married Kris Bagwell, daughter of Kenneth Leon Bagwell and Maurine Elizabeth Krueger, after 1978.

Nancy Elizabeth (?)

F
     Nancy Elizabeth (?) married Clarence Wayne Bagwell, son of Clarence Roose Bagwell and Daisy Marie Shaver, after 1974.

Child of Nancy Elizabeth (?) and Clarence Wayne Bagwell

Eddie Bagwell

M
     Eddie Bagwell is the son of Clarence Wayne Bagwell and Nancy Elizabeth (?) Eddie Bagwell married Amy (?) after 1995.

Amy (?)

F
     Amy (?) married Eddie Bagwell, son of Clarence Wayne Bagwell and Nancy Elizabeth (?), after 1995.

Maraget (?)

F
     Maraget (?) married Johnny R. Bagwell, son of Clarence Roose Bagwell and Daisy Marie Shaver, after 1977.

Donna Joy Bagwell

F
     Donna Joy Bagwell is the daughter of Floyd Donald Bagwell and Nancy Lee Clark. Donna Joy Bagwell married Jerry S. Hayes on 8 May 1982 at Summit County, Ohio.

Jerry S. Hayes

M
     Jerry S. Hayes married Donna Joy Bagwell, daughter of Floyd Donald Bagwell and Nancy Lee Clark, on 8 May 1982 at Summit County, Ohio.

Betty Lou Bagwell

F, b. 20 January 1944, d. 20 September 2022
     Betty Lou Bagwell was born on 20 January 1944 in Wyandotte, Wayne County, Michigan. She was the daughter of Frank Willard Bagwell and Lucille Neldon. As of 29 March 1984,her married name was Beste. Betty Lou Bagwell married Leo Anthony Beste on 29 March 1984 at Clark County, Nevada. Betty Lou Bagwell died on 20 September 2022 in Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan, at age 78


Betty Lou Bagwell was born in Wyandotte, Michigan on January 20, 1944. She was one of four children born from the union of Frank Willard Bagwell and Lucille (Neldon) Bagwell. She attended Schaffer High School graduating with the Class of 1964.

She married Leo A. Beste and she was blessed with the birth of a son: Matthew and four stepchildren she loved as her own. The couple built a home in South Rockwood in 1978, and together with her husband and sons they created Beste Grain Farms, farming over 1800 acres. To this day, Leo still farms over 500 acres. Betty first and foremost was a homemaker and cared for the needs of her husband and children. Later in life she took employment at the JC Penny Catalog and the Henry Ford Museum.

Betty and Leo had a very special relationship and they enjoyed travel. Many lifelong memories were made with journeys to all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica, Mexico, and Punta Cana. Betty was an avid reader with her favorite subject being Westerns. She also loved to watch Hallmark movies. Betty and Leo were generous with their resources and very proud to have sponsored ten children and their families over the years through the Christian Children Foundation now known as Unbound.

Betty Lou Beste, age 78, of South Rockwood passed away peacefully on Tuesday; September 20, 2022 at Wellspring Lutheran Services. She had been under the care of ProMedica Monroe Hospice. Her passing was preceded by her parents; a brother: Charles Bagwell; and a sister: Gene Smith.

To cherish her memory she leaves her beloved husband: Leo A. Beste of South Rockwood; a son: Matthew (Melanie) Beste; three stepsons: Tony, Tom, and Terry Beste; one stepdaughter: Marianne (Delmont) Chapman; a sister: Mary (David) Matt; twelve grandchildren: Taylor Jane Beste, Clint, Charles, Lee Chapman, Rachel, Aaron, Matthew, Kristen, Ashley, Rayna, Samual, and Ashlyn Beste; and twelve great grandchildren.

Friends may gather from 2:00pm until 8:00pm on Thursday; September 22, 2022 at Merkle Funeral Service, North Monroe; 2442 North Monroe Street, Monroe, Michigan 48162 (734) 384-5185. She will lie in state from 10:00am until the Mass of the Resurrection at 11:00am on Friday; September 23, 2022 at Divine Grace Parish, St. Patrick Church; 2996 West Labo Road, Carleton, Michigan 48117. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.


She was buried on 23 September 2022 at St. Patrick Church Cemetery, Carleton, Michigan.

Leo Anthony Beste

M
     Leo Anthony Beste married Betty Lou Bagwell, daughter of Frank Willard Bagwell and Lucille Neldon, on 29 March 1984 at Clark County, Nevada.

Rayma Jean Bagwell

F, b. 19 February 1936, d. 7 January 2011
     Rayma Jean Bagwell was born on 19 February 1936 in Arkansas. She was the daughter of Frank Willard Bagwell and Lucille Neldon. As of after 1953,her married name was Smith. Rayma Jean Bagwell married Bill Smith after 1953. Rayma Jean Bagwell died on 7 January 2011 in Southgate, Michigan, at age 74. She was buried at Michigan Memorial Park, Flat Rock, Wayne County, Michigan.

Bill Smith

M
     Bill Smith married Rayma Jean Bagwell, daughter of Frank Willard Bagwell and Lucille Neldon, after 1953.

Charles Edward Bagwell

M, b. 13 November 1937, d. 25 April 1989
     Charles Edward Bagwell was born on 13 November 1937 in Newport Jack, Arkansas. He was the son of Frank Willard Bagwell and Lucille Neldon. Charles Edward Bagwell died on 25 April 1989 in Dearborn, Wayne County, Michigan, at age 51.

Peter Girard Bagwell

M
     Peter Girard Bagwell is the son of Charles Donald Bagwell.

Duane James Bagwell

M, b. 26 November 1933, d. 5 May 2010
     Duane James Bagwell was born on 26 November 1933 in Michigan. He was the son of Clarence C. Bagwell and Beatrice Eve Grover. Duane James Bagwell lived in 1981 in Los Angeles, California. He died on 5 May 2010 in San Luis Obispo, California, at age 76.

Beatrice Eve Grover

F, b. circa 1909, d. 14 October 1981
     Beatrice Eve Grover was born circa 1909 in LeRoy Township, Michigan. She married Clarence C. Bagwell, son of Joseph W. Bagwell and Charity Harris, on 17 October 1926 at Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan. Beatrice Eve Grover lived in 1936 in Leslie, Michigan. She and Clarence C. Bagwell were divorced on 21 October 1944 at Ingham County, Michigan. As of 21 October 1944,her married name was Bagwell. As of 1 November 1947,her married name was Austin. Beatrice Eve Grover married Richard LeRoy Austin on 1 November 1947 at Walertown Township, Clinton County, Michigan. Beatrice Eve Grover died on 14 October 1981. She was buried at Deepdale Memorial Park, Delta Township, Eaton County, Michigan.

Children of Beatrice Eve Grover and Clarence C. Bagwell

Clarence W. Bagwell

M, b. 10 May 1930, d. 2 June 2009
     Clarence W. Bagwell was born on 10 May 1930 in Michigan. He was the son of Clarence C. Bagwell and Beatrice Eve Grover. He was in the US Navy. Clarence W. Bagwell married Wilma C. Dewitt before 1959. Clarence W. Bagwell and Wilma C. Dewitt were divorced in June 1973 at Santa Clara County, California. Clarence W. Bagwell lived in 1981 in San Jose, California. He died on 2 June 2009 in Rock Island, Illinois, at age 79.

Children of Clarence W. Bagwell and Wilma C. Dewitt

Richard LeRoy Austin

M
     Richard LeRoy Austin married Beatrice Eve Grover on 1 November 1947 at Walertown Township, Clinton County, Michigan.

Rickey L. Bagwell

M
     Rickey L. Bagwell is the son of Clarence W. Bagwell and Wilma C. Dewitt.

Wilma C. Dewitt

F
     Wilma C. Dewitt married Clarence W. Bagwell, son of Clarence C. Bagwell and Beatrice Eve Grover, before 1959. Wilma C. Dewitt and Clarence W. Bagwell were divorced in June 1973 at Santa Clara County, California.

Jeffery Lee Bagwell

M
     Jeffery Lee Bagwell is the son of Clarence W. Bagwell and Wilma C. Dewitt. Jeffery Lee Bagwell married Marianne Fong on 18 October 1980 at Sacremento County, California.