Bessie Slay

Female 1894 - 1959  (~ 64 years)


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  • Name Bessie Slay 
    Born Dec 1894  Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Nov 1959  Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I35898  Slay Family
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2020 

    Father Sanford Taylor Slay,   b. 3 Dec 1870, Nixa, Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1934, Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Sellars,   b. 26 May 1876, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1915, Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1894  Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles David Rhea,   b. 28 Dec 1891, Ponce de Leon, Stone County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1942, Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1912  Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Aden Rhea,   b. 1 Aug 1915, Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1957, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
     2. Almus T Rhea,   b. 10 Feb 1925, Christian County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1996  (Age 71 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F14282  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs Bessie Rhea, 64, died at her farm home west of Nixa Wednesday after an illness of several months.

      She is survived by one son, almus of the home, route 1, Nixa; two sisters, Mrs Mae Sayers, 1716 West Nichols and Mrs Treva Routh, 802 concord, and one grandchild.

      Funeral services will be held at 2 pm today in the Harris Chapel in Nixa with the Rev Roscoe Harding officiating. Burial will be in Manley Cemetery.

      The Springfield News-Leader (Springfield MO)
      Friday, November 20, 1959
      Page 44