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Maranzie Deese
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1866
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1940
Pembroke
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA

Maranzie was the daughter of Silas and Julia "Jewel" Ann Lowery Deese.

The following was taken from the Jul. 15, 1940 edition of THE ROBESONIAN:

A large crowd attended funeral rites for Maranza Deese, 64, Indian woman of the Harper's Ferry section near Pembroke, who died Saturday night at her home. The services were conducted yesterday at Harpers Ferry church by Rev. Tommie Swett, and burial was made in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers were: Lacy Jacobs, Willoughby Jones, Oscar Locklear, Franklin Dial, Crade Sampson, Wily Jones. Flower bearers were: Irene Hunt, Sarah Dial, May Belle Oxendine, Beril Brooks, Stella Jacobs, Arney Ivery, Lize Jane Dial.

***NOTE: Her daughter Julia's husband, Horace G. Jacobs, is also buried at Harpers Ferry.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Silas Deese (1823 - 1889)
  Julia Ann Lowery Deese (1832 - 1898)
 
 Children:
  Charlie Deese (1888 - 1954)*
  Lillie Deese (1895 - 1956)*
  Henry Deese (1898 - 1964)*
  Julia Mae Deese Jacobs (1907 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lottie A. Lowry (1851 - 1934)*
  Luther Deese (1854 - 1939)*
  Nancy Deese (1859 - 1927)*
  Elizabeth Deese Rogers (1861 - 1920)*
  John Deese (1865 - 1931)*
  Maranzie Deese (1866 - 1940)
  Lillie Deese Hunt (1873 - 1942)*
  Thomas Deese (1873 - 1946)*
  Polly Deese Dial (1874 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

All things in the
Glory of God
 
Burial:
Harpers Ferry Baptist Church Cemetery
Pembroke
Robeson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: melanie
Record added: Jul 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73908461
Maranzie Deese
Added by: melanie
 
Maranzie Deese
Added by: melanie
 
 
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Rest in peace.
- melanie
 Added: Jul. 24, 2011
 
 
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