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Bessie Lee Wileman West
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Birth: Feb. 9, 1895
Oklahoma, USA
Death: May 23, 1986
Cortez
Montezuma County
Colorado, USA

Services were held May 27, 1986 for Bessie Wilman West, a lifelong resident of the Dove Creek area. Burial followed in the Cedar Grove Cemetery in Mancos.

Bessie West was born to George W. & Sarah Davis Wileman in th Oklahoma Territory. She died at Vista Grande Nursing Home on May 23, 1986. She was 91 years old.

Surviving are: one son, Jesse V. West of Cortez; three daughters, Cleo Gore of Hayden, CO, Anna Mae Johnson of Greeley, and Virginia Smith of Farmington; 18 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Ella Waffle of Council Bluff, Ia, Effie Jones of Durango, Edna Ross of Redvale, CO, Lydia Chadd of Olathe, CO. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Wilemon (1839 - 1912)
  Sarah Ella May Davis Stoddard (1876 - 1960)
 
 Spouses:
  Alva Earl Osborn (1878 - 1919)*
  Jesse Leroy West (1900 - 1959)*
 
 Children:
  Lewis Earl Osborn (1916 - 1937)*
  Virginia F. Osborn Smith (1918 - 2008)*
  Jesse Vincent West (1923 - 2012)*
  Cleo Irene West Gore (1925 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Carolyn Elizabeth Wilemon Steele (1861 - 1940)**
  George Ann Wilemon Johnson (1863 - 1942)**
  Alford Dee Wilemon (1863 - 1924)**
  Joseph W. Wilemon (1866 - 1923)**
  Gerome Washington Wilemon (1870 - 1947)**
  Thomas J. Wilemon (1872 - 1927)**
  William R. Wilemon (1873 - 1939)**
  Bessie Lee Wileman West (1895 - 1986)
  Ella Mae Wilemon Waffle (1899 - 1996)*
  Effie Wilemon Jones (1904 - 1993)**
  Martha Ann Wileman Clark (1910 - 1978)**
  Edna Arlene Stoddard Ross (1920 - 2000)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Mancos
Montezuma County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Lady In Black
Record added: Apr 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51601579
Bessie Lee <i>Wileman</i> West
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Bessie Lee <i>Wileman</i> West
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Bessie Lee <i>Wileman</i> West
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 Added: Apr. 25, 2010
 
 
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