|Death: ||Oct. 24, 1927, USA|
Betty Jene Collins was born in 1893 in Texas.
Betty Jene married Edgar Rudolph Dees who was born September 6, 1890 in Mississippi, son of William Henry 'Hill' Dees (1850-1918) and Mary Emily Burton (1859-1937).
The 1920 Federal Census for Ada, Oklahoma (Pontotoc County) shows Edgar R. Dees, a railroad car repairman, age 29, born in Mississippi; and his wife, Bettie, age 27, born in Texas. Living with them was one daughter, Dorris Dees, age 4 years 11 months, born in Oklahoma.
The 1930 Federal Census for Durant, Oklahoma (Bryan County) shows Edgar Dees, a trucker, age 39, born in Mississippi; and his wife, Bettie, age 37, born in Texas. Living with them were three children: Dorris M. Dees, age 16; Thelma Dees, age 12; and Edgar T. Dees, age 10; all born in Oklahoma.
Betty Jene died October 24, 1927 and was buried in Highland Cemetery in Durant, Oklahoma (Bryan County). According to city records kept by Durant, Oklahoma (Bryan County), Edgar died in October 1963 and was buried in Highland Cemetery in Durant in Drive 7, Section 3, Lot 2217.
Edgar Rudolph Dees (1891 - 1963)
Plot: Drive 3, Section 2, Lot 0947
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Record added: Sep 03, 2011
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