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William Owen Pelley
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Birth: 1876
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1946
Fort Dodge
Webster County
Iowa, USA

Son of James Carter Pelley & Mary Jane Mills
Wife of Nannie Bettie Campbell
Father of: Valeria Edith, John Carter

OBIT:
The Adair County News, November 13, 1946

Native of Pellyton Succumbs In Iowa

William Owen Pelley, 71, a native of Adair County, died on Sunday, November 3, at the Lutheran Hospital, Fort Dodge, Iowa. He was a son of the late James Carter and Mary Jane Pelley, and was born at Pellyton.

He married Miss Nannie Bet Campbell at Pellyton January 11, 1893, and to this union two children were born, Mrs. Edith Giggenberg and John Carter Pelley, both of Rockwell City, Iowa.

Mr. and Mrs. Pelley moved to Iowa in 1913. He was a successful farmer and member of Modern Woodmen. He is survived by his wife, daughter and son, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at the Rockwell City Presbyterian Church on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m., conducted by the Rev. Arthur Mortenson, and interment was in Rosehill Cemetery.

Mr. Travis O. Morton, of Louisville, Ky., Mrs. Hattie Hardwick, of Kankakee, Ill., Mrs. O.C. Cundiff, of Roberts, Ill., and Mr. and Mrs. T.J. McNelis, Paxton, Ill., Mr. and Mrs. Ray Morton, Burbank, Calif., Messrs. Gilbert Morton and Elmer Pelley, of Maud, Okla., were among those who attended the funeral from a distance. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Carter Pelley (1843 - 1910)
  Mary Jane Mills Pelley (1847 - 1935)
 
 Sibling:
  William Owen Pelley (1876 - 1946)
  Arlie T Pelley Campbell (1890 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Manson
Calhoun County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Jon Sanders
Record added: Jan 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63981363
William Owen Pelley
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- Whisper Ky
 Added: Apr. 4, 2014
Rest In Peace. I requested a headstone picture and I got this reply. - The general problem they reported is:I searched the entire cemetery and could not find the grave. They also reported, specifically: Sorry! There are quite a few headstones that are unr...(Read more)
- Glenda Ragan
 Added: Feb. 18, 2013
Rest in peace.
- June Ragan
 Added: Jun. 25, 2012
 
 
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