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Bob Lindley Pickett
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1868
Paoli
Orange County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1939
Greeley
Weld County
Colorado, USA

Bob Lindley Pickett, 71, a retired farmer in the Greeley and Fort Morgan (Colorado) areas died at his home, 401 Nineth Street in Greeley, Thursday morning, December 21, 1939, following an illness of several years.

Bob was born in Paoli, Orange County, Indiana, to John Elijah Pickett and Mariah Jane Lindley. His brothers and sister are Ernest, Arvil (Grace Whetstone) and Lillie Ann (James C. Berry). He later moved to Bates County in Missouri. He married Martha (Mattie) Amelia McKissick on 22 Feb 1891 in Butler, Bates County. He moved with his family to Colorado in 1904, farming near Greeley for a time and later going to Fort Morgan. He moved later to Greeley that March. Born to Bob and Mattie are Ernest Earl, Mary Blanche (Verl R. Houston), Sylvia Jane (Rolland W. "Abbie" Abbott), John Turner, George Elijah, Clara Leona (Guy Ferman), and Alva Marie (Thurman O. White).

Mr. Pickett was a member of the Modern Woodmen of America.

Funeral services were held Saturday (23 Dec 1939) afternoon at 1:30 p.m. at Macy's drawing room, with interment in Linn Grove (Cemetery, Greeley, Colorado). 
 
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 Parents:
  John Elijah Pickett (1837 - 1883)
  Mariah Jane Lindley Pickett (1838 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Amelia McKissick Pickett (1873 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Ernest Earl Pickett (1893 - 1908)*
  Mary Blanche Pickett Houston (1895 - 1973)*
  Sylvia Jane Pickett Abbott (1898 - 1989)*
  John Turner Pickett (1900 - 1991)*
  George Elijah Pickett (1903 - 1904)*
  Clara Leona Pickett Gereke (1905 - 1987)*
  Alvah M. White (1907 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ernest Pickett (1865 - 1893)*
  Bob Lindley Pickett (1868 - 1939)
  Arvil Pickett (1870 - 1924)*
  Lillie Ann Pickett Berry (1874 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Linn Grove Cemetery
Greeley
Weld County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block Q, Lot 34, Space 3
 
Created by: Dann Mullen
Record added: Feb 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65191618
Bob Lindley Pickett
Added by: Dann Mullen
 
Bob Lindley Pickett
Added by: Dann Mullen
 
Bob Lindley Pickett
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- JARROTT P. COX
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- JARROTT P. COX
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