|Birth: ||Dec. 13, 1863|
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 1937|
Phoebe Ellen was the daughter of John M. Price and Charity Bivens.
- August 26, 1937 Hennessey Clipper (Kingfisher Co., Oklahoma)
MRS. C. F. WELLS, PIONEER RESIDENT, DIED TUESDAY MORNING - FUNERAL THIS MORNING
Mrs. C. F. Wells, 73, a resident of Hennessey for 35 years, died at 6:00 a.m., Tuesday at the family home on South Main street ... She is survived by her husband and two daughers.
Funeral services were held at 10:00 o'clock this morning from the Methodist church and interment made in the Hennessey cemetery. A number of old friends of the family from out-of-the city were numbered among those attending the funeral.
- September 2, 1937 Hennessey Clipper
FUNERAL SERVICES FOR MRS. WELLS HELD THURSDAY
Funeral services for Mrs. C. F. Wells were held Thursday August 26, at 10:00 a.m. from the first Methodist church in Hennessey, with Rev. Ira Crabtree officiating. Many friends of the family gathered with relatives to pay a last tribute of respect to this kindly woman, who was esteemed as widely.
The pall was borne by Mr. E. I Kennedy, Mr. Sam Snyder, Mr. Jack Butler, Mr. Dan Dauner, Mr. D. G. Dawson and Mr. Ray Druse.
Out-of-town relatives and friends in attendance included Mr. Ed Wells, Anthony, Kans. Mr. and Mrs. Earl Wells and Mrs. Weaver, of Detroit, Mich. Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Watts and Marie Mitchell of Marshall, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Mitchell, of Dover, friends of more than a half-century. Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Druse and Mr. and Mrs. Ray Druse and daughter, of Guthrie, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Tait, of Enid, Mr. and Mrs. John Peden, Mrs. Ethel Seton and Mrs. Nellie Gayman of Oilton.
Interment was made in the Hennessey cemetery.
Phoebe Ellen Price was born Dec. 13, 1863, at Terre Haute, Ind., and departed this life at her home in Hennessey, Okla., at dawn, Aug. 24, 1937, aged 73 years, 8 months and 11 days.
Her mother died when she was an infant, and her father passed away when she was ten from wounds which he received while serving as a soldier in the Civil War. An only sister Agnes, and only brother, Jeremiah died when she was a mere child, leaving her no other living relatives. She was brought up to womanhood by foster parents.
In 1889 (?) she came to Caldwell, Kans. to care for a foster sister and on Nov. 25, 1887, she was united in marriage to Calvin Fletcher Wells in the Methodist parsonage at Caldwell. Two daughters were born to them, Myra and Mabel.
Calvin Fletcher Wells (1862 - 1939)
Myra Mae Wells Brewer (1889 - 1965)*
Mabel Addie Wells Crabtree (1894 - 1973)*
Plot: Block 359
Created by: Ruby
Record added: Sep 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21284007