| November/December 1987

  • George Rovert Jackson

  • George Rovert Jackson

82, of Fort Scott, Kansas died Tuesday, July 28, 1987.

Jackson was the founder of the Pioneer Harvest Fiesta, a steam engine show that has been an annual event at Fort Scott for 30 years. He was a retired Frisco Railroad Engineer, a member of the First Christian Church of Fort Scott, the Rising Sun Lodge, A.F. & A.M. of which he was a past master; York Rite and Scottish Rite and Mizra Shrine.

Submitted by Mrs. George Jackson, 810 S. Judson, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701.

LETHA SEVART, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, passed away July 2, 1987. She was the wife of Vincent Sevart. Letha and Vincent were members of the Argyle Antique Gas Engine Association, Colchester, Illinois, and the Pioneer Harvest Fiesta, Fort Scott, Kansas, where they displayed their gas engines and tractors.

Letha will be missed by her family, friends and Association members.

Submitted by Marjorie Sevart, Secretary, Pioneer Harvest Fiesta, 111 N. Cherokee, Girard, Kansas 66743.