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Elin Mary Homstedt Hooten

July 5, 1956.

Page 3. Obituary - Elin Mary Homstedt was born at Clearwater, Kansas on Dec. 30, 1874. Her mother preceeded her in death when she was three years old. She moved to a claim near Taloga in 1900.

Feb 1, 1905 she was united in marriage to John E. Hooten. After several years on the farm, the Hootens moved to their home on the south edge of town.

The Hootens had no children of their own. In 1921 they took Helen Stout into their home.

Mr. Hooten preceeded her in death in 1942. Mrs. Hooten passed away at Guthrie, June 26, 1956.

At the time of her death she was a member of the First Baptist Church and the Order of Eastern Star.
Those left include: Two cousins, Mrs. Ernest Furman, Clearwater, Kansas; Mrs. Anna Johnson, Viola, Kansas; and Mrs. Helen Patterson, Kingfisher, Oklahoma; and other relatives and friends.