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Nelle B. "Nellie" Sheelor Yess
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1885
Princeville
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1952
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of Edward & Dora (Rice) Sheelor, wife of John W. Yess, m. Feb 1, 1912. Mother of William A. Yess.

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Jan 1952
Princeville Telephone

Last Rites For Former Resident Are Held Saturday

Mrs. Nellie B. Yess of Peoria, 66, widow of John W. Yess and formerly of the Princeville community, passed away Thursday morning in the Proctor hospital where she had been a patient since January 3.
Born in Princeville October 18, 1885, she was the daughter of Charles Edward and Dora Rice Sheelor. Mrs. Yess was a member of the Presbyterian church of Princeville.
Surviving are tow sons, William A. and Richard Yess; one daughter, Karen Yess, all of Riverside Calif., and three sisters, Mrs. Cecil Longworth of Peoria and Mrs. Glenn Betts and Mrs. Clifford White of Galesburg. Her husband and one brother, Harry Sheelor, preceded her in death.
Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon in the Clugsten memorial home with the Rev. Edward D. Gates of the First Presbyterian church of Peoria officiating. She was laid to rest in the Princeville cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Edward Sheelor (1859 - 1922)
  Dora Mabel Rice Sheelor (1867 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  John William Yess (1891 - 1916)*
 
 Sibling:
  Nelle B. Sheelor Yess (1885 - 1952)
  Harry C. Sheelor (1892 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Princeville Township Cemetery
Princeville
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Div E, Row 5, Lot 152
 
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Mar 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25396386
Nelle B. Nellie <i>Sheelor</i> Yess
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 Added: Oct. 25, 2011
 
 
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