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Herschel Shelby McCants
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1913
Seminole County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1987
Colorado Springs
El Paso County
Colorado, USA

Herschel Shelby McCants of Colorado Springs, formerly of Canon City, died Sept. 26, 1987 at his home. He was born Dec. 9, 1913 in Seminole, Okla. to Robert Franklin and Mamie (Kelley) McCants. He was 73 years old.

Mr. McCants was a retired painting contractor, and a member of the 1st Christian Church while in Canon City. He moved to Colorado in 1951 from Casper, Wyoming. He lived in Canon City from 1965 to 1967.

He married Mildred Davis Jan. 25, 1936 in Oklahoma. She preceded him in death in 1968. He is survived by a son; Kenneth E. McCants of Casper; daughter, Patricia Meyer of Castle Rock; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild; sisters, Ann Hickman of Shawnee, Okla., and Veva James of California. In addition to his wife, Mr. McCants was preceded in death by a sister, Sadie Atkinson. 
Family links: 
  Robert Fielden McCants (1879 - 1944)
  Mildred Adeline Davis McCants (1914 - 1968)*
  Roy Franklin McCants (1904 - 1944)*
  Orville G. McCants (1905 - 1973)*
  Sadie Loraine McCants Atkinson (1908 - 1987)*
  Veva Myrtle McCants James (1912 - 1998)*
  Herschel Shelby McCants (1913 - 1987)
  Mary Jane McCants Folsom (1915 - 1982)*
  Dan D. McCants (1919 - 1977)*
  Ann McCants Hickman (1919 - 1998)*
  Henry Marcellus McCants (1924 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Lakeside Cemetery
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Dec 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32409542
Herschel Shelby McCants
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Herschel Shelby McCants
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Brother of Uncle Orville McCants
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 Added: Feb. 5, 2015

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