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Virgil Howard Lyster
Virgil Howard Lyster
Virgil Howard Lyster
Marjorie Cleo Moss
Marjorie Cleo Moss
Marjorie Cleo Moss
Marjorie Cleo Moss death certificate
Marjorie Cleo Moss
Marjorie Cleo Moss headstone
Dixie Lamb
Dixie Lamb
Headstone at Clark Hill Crest Cemetery, Galena, KS

Virgil Howard LysterVirgil Howard Lyster
Born: 13 Aug 1909
Died: 24 Feb 1975, Neosho, MO
Interred: Clark's Hilltop
Cemetery, West of Galena, KS

Marjorie Cleo Moss
Born: 6 Nov 1915
Died: 15 Aug 1935
Cleo died of heart problems.

Leo, Odas, and Virgil Howard Lyster
Left to right: Leo, Odas, and Virgil Lyster; Virgil and Odas ran a cab company in Monett and Aurora.
Leo worked for Virgil and Odas.

Dixie Lamb Lyster
Dixie Lamb Lyster
Born: 29 Mar 1925
Died: 13 Feb 2017
Interred: Hilltop Cemetery, Galena, KS
During his lifetime, Virgil worked for Wolf Mining, spent some time in California, ran his own service station in the Neosho area, and did some mining. Virgil also was a fiddle player.

Dixie Dean (Lamb) Lyster, formerly of Carl Junction, Mo., and Galena, Kan., passed away on February 13, 2017, in the home of her daughter in Benicia, Calif., at the age of 91 years and 11 months.

She is survived by her children, Victor and Beverly Lyster, of Garland, Texas, and her daughter, Barbara Battin, of Benicia.
She is also survived by her grandchildren, Jodi Battin and Kori and Tim Miller, as well as three great-grandchildren, Paul Battin, Branden Miller, and Austin Miller.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Lyster, and her son-in-law, Jimmie Battin.

She was the last of her generation in the Lyster and Lamb families.

She requested no service be performed at this time.
Her ashes will be interred with her husband at Hilltop Cemetery in Galena at a later date.

Dixie was a wonderful mother who taught her children to love with all their hearts and to always strive for independence.
No child could ask for more from a mother.

  Virgil Howard Lyster            
  Married: Marjorie Cleo Moss
Date: 23 Dec 1934
    Mildred Louise Lyster      
  Married: Dixie Lamb
Date: 9 Sept 1943
        Victor Howard Lyster      
          Married: Beverly _
        Barbara Lynn Lyster  
          Married: Jim Battin