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Velma Viora (Dewey) Lemings (1923 - 2010)

Velma Viora Lemings formerly Dewey
Born in Clinton, Arkansas, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 4 Sep 1938 in Van Buren, Arkansas, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died in Roseburg, Douglas, Oregon, United Statesmap
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Velma was born in 1923. Her parents were Mack and Cora Dewey.

In 1930 she was 7 and living with her parents three siblings in Arkansas. [1]

She married Alvin Lemings in 1938. [2]

They had at least four children per his wife's death record:

  1. Leon Lemings
  2. Dottie (Lemings) Lage
  3. Gary Lemings
  4. Leonard Lemings

Residence Public Records from Oregon in 2001. [3]

She passed away in 2010. [4] Find A Grave: Memorial #61237613

Monumental inscription. United States. Roseburg Memorial Gardens, Roseburg, Oregon. 2010. (b. 1923) LEMINGS, Velma V. GPS: 43.222769 -123.356818. Photographed by: Teresa Downey: 4 Dec 2018.


  1. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 25 January 2019), Velma V Dewey in household of William M Dewey, Craig, Van Buren, Arkansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 9, sheet 3B, line 100, family 70, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 97; FHL microfilm 2,339,832.
  2. "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 17 October 2017), Alvin Lemings and Velma Dewey, 04 Sep 1938; citing Marriage, , Van Buren, Arkansas, United States, county offices, Arkansas; FHL microfilm 2,131,957.
  3. "United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch ( : 16 May 2014), Velma Viora Lemings, Residence, Roseburg, Oregon, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.
  4. "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 25 January 2019), Alvin Lemings in entry for Velma Dewey Lemings, Clinton, Arkansas, United States, 12 Nov 2010; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, ( : 2014); citing Van Buren County Democrat, born-digital text.

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