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Bessie Mae Kelso Presley
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1907
Metamora
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1998
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

Bessie Mae Kelso Presley, 91, of 721 N. Third St. died at 8:36 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria. Born Sept. 2, 1907, in Metamora to Alhamon and Elizabeth Kelso, she married Delbert O. Presley on Feb. 14, 1925. He died in 1981 [1882]. Two sons, Jerald and Dale, also preceded her in death. Surviving are five daughters, Norma Mattox and Gloria Hackler, both of Chillicothe, Helen Fuller of Princeton, Lola Neal of Louisiana and Patricia Dowell of Florida; 24 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Peoria Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Thursday, October 8, 1998 
 
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 Parents:
  Elhannon Kelso (1858 - 1930)
  Isabell Anderson Kelso (1868 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Delbert Owen Presley (1906 - 1982)*
 
 Children:
  Jerald L. Presley (1929 - 1980)*
  Norma L. Presley Mattox (1933 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Lavina (Vena) Kelso Wright (1898 - 1967)*
  Samuel Aaron Kelso (1900 - 1983)*
  Raymond Anderson Kelso (1902 - 1965)*
  Bessie Mae Kelso Presley (1907 - 1998)
  Glen Stewart Kelso (1908 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chillicothe City Cemetery
Chillicothe
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Sep 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59249384
Bessie Mae <i>Kelso</i> Presley
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 Added: Feb. 27, 2011
 
 
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