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Cornelia Flowers: 1920 – 2005

Cornelia F. (Floyd) Flowers
Flowers, Cornelia F. (nee Floyd), entered into rest on Nov. 21, 2005.
Loving wife of the late Leonard J. Flowers Sr.; dear mother of Emily (James) Heman, Leonard (Elizabeth) Flowers and Susan (Peter) Rogers; beloved grandmother of Kathleen (John) Morice, Karen (Jeffrey) Brown, Timothy and Amy Flowers, Brian (Beth) Flowers, Karen and Steven Rogers; beloved great-grandmother of Keegan, Kayla, Joshua and Jenna Brown and Michael Swan.
Cornelia received degrees from David Lipscomb College, Harris Stowe Teachers College, and Washington University. Cornelia taught for 8 years at the Oak Hill School in St. Louis and served as a Principal at the Mt. Pleasant School for six years. In 1972, she became the first woman to serve as a St. Louis Middle School Principal in her work at the Blow Middle School until her retirement in 1984. Since retiring she has remained very independent and active. Cornelia served on the Desegration Board for the St. Louis School and has been active in a wide range of activities including her church, the Lemay Church of Christ, and the Carondelet Historical Society.Services: A memorial service will be conducted at the Lemay Church of Christ, 2709 Lemay Ferry Rd., on Sat., Nov. 26, 2005 at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make expressions of sympathy in Cornelia’s memory to the Lemay Church of Christ. A service of COLONIAL Mortuary Hoffmeister-Kriegdhauser Funeral Directors.

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