Lue Ann Burrage

Posted Online: Jan. 18, 2013, 5:23 pm
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Lue Ann "Lula" Burrgae, of Davenport, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.
Services are 1 p.m. Monday at Weerts, Davenport, with visitation noon to services. Burial is at Oakdale Memorial Gardens.
Surviving are her mother, Julia Burrage; daughters, Latacia Davis, Jazmini Davis, Sasha Davis; stepdaughter, Tiffani Harris; stepson, Tryran Collins; sisters, Sara Bates, Robin Burrage, Julie Lomas, Carolyn Burrage; brothers, Jessie, William, Prentis, Frank and Jeffery Burrage; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild.


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1889 -- 125 years ago: E. W. Robinson purchased from Mrs. J.T. Miller the livery stable on the triangle south of Market square.
1914 -- 100 years ago: A municipal; bathing beach was advocated at the weekly meeting of the city commission by commissioner Rudgren, who suggested the foot of Seventh Street as an excellent location.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Floyd Shetter, Rock Island county superintendent schools, announced teachers hired for nearly all of the 95 rural and village grade schools in the county.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The mercury officially reached the season's previous high of 95 about noon today and continued upward toward an expected mark of 97.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Fort Armstrong hotel once the wining and dining chambers of Rock Island's elite is under repair. Progress is being made though at a seeming snail's pace to return the building to a semblance of its past glory for senior citizen's homes.

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