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Roland Harvey Bellew
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1862
Attalla
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 1948
Melissa
Collin County
Texas, USA

ROLAND H. BELLEW DIES TUESDAY AT HOME IN MELISSA

Roland Harvey Bellew, a native of Alabama and a well known retired farmer of Melissa, passed away at 9:15 p.m. Tuesday at his home in Melissa. Mr. Bellew, who was born October 30, 1862, a son of the late Mr and Mrs. Jimmie Bellew, was 86 years of age at the time of his death. Mr. Bellew had been a member of the Methodist Church for 65 years. He is survived by six daughters, Mrs. Melissa E. Commons, Miss Pearl Bellew, both of Melissa; Mrs. Josie Bellew Claycomb of Tulsa, Okla., Mrs. C. A. McConnell of Bethany, Okla., Mrs. L. L. Walden of McKinney, and Mrs. Lewis Stiff of Dallas; one son Karl T. Bellew of Dallas, 18 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. His wife, Arleasy Dora Wilcox Bellew, whom he married in 1881 and four children preceded him in death. Funeral services are to be conducted at 2 o'clock Thursday afternoon at the Melissa Methodist Church with interment following in the cemetery at Altoga. Crouch-Moore Funeral Home of this city is in charge of arrangements.
[The McKinney Courier-Gazette, December 29, 1948]

 
 
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 Parents:
  James M. I. "Jimmie" Bellew (1838 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  Arleasy Dora Wilcox Bellew (1865 - 1937)
 
 Children:
  Nancie A. Bellew Young (1882 - 1935)*
  Melissa Elviria Bellew Commons (1884 - 1956)*
  Josie Addie Bellew Claycomb (1886 - 1957)*
  Pearl Florence Bellew (1888 - 1973)*
  James I. Bellew (1889 - 1918)*
  Georgia Ann Bellew Walden (1891 - 1955)*
  Leona Bellew McConnell (1896 - 1978)*
  Karl Talmadge Bellew (1903 - 1977)*
  Nellie Fay Bellew Stiff (1905 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Altoga Cemetery
Altoga
Collin County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: May 20, 2008
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Roland Harvey Bellew
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