Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NameWillis Leo “Carver” Kemper
Death4 May 1979, Tillamook Co OR Age: 60
Birth27 Jan 1918, Beckham Co OK1938 Age: 104
FatherFrank Cisco Chavedo (1886-1955)
MotherGertrude Bliss (1893-1973)
Marriage5 Feb 19361938
ChildrenWaunee Raye (1942-)
Notes for Willis Leo “Carver” Kemper
1940 Census of Wheeler Co TX
Household Members Age Relationship

Willis L Kemper 27 Head
Naomi M Kemper 22 Wife
Wendell W Kemper 2 Son
William R Kemper 1 Son

Carver Kemper was killed while fishing by two escaped convicts. Carver was a hunter and liked to hunt bears.1938

Willis L. Kemper1959

AMITY - Willis L. Kemper, 66, of 410 Barney Alley, was found dead Friday in Tillamook County while on a fishing trip.

Born in Oklahoma, he moved to Jacksonville in 1960 and to Amity in 1966.

Survivors include wife, Naomi; sons, Wendell W., Aloha, William K., Klamath Falls, and Warren, Yamhill; daughters, Waunee Kemper, Medford, and Winell Kemper, Portland; brothers, Troy, Califor-nia.and Claude, New Mexico; sisters, Virgie Simington and Ruby Reed, both of New Mexico; Connie Green, Portland, and Katie Dodson, Lapine; and seven grandchildren.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Scotts mortuary.
Notes for Naomi Margaret (Spouse 1)
Naomi Kemper (called “Aunt Bug” by her family) lived in Springfleld, Oregon with her oldest son in March, 2008.1938

Naomi Margarett Chavedo, married Willis Leo Kemper in Wheeler, TX on 5 Feb, 1936; they had 5 children; 3 boys: Wendell, Warren, and William; two daughters, Wynell and Winnet (I'm not sure of the spelling on the girls names, we call them "Toots and Tinkie"1938
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