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Ira Reece
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Birth: May 1, 1912
Death: Aug. 29, 1939

Ira Reece: THE TRIBUNE, New Bern, August 31, 1939, Obituary IRA REECE, ONSLOW FARMER, 25, PASSES NEAR RICHLANDS, Kinston, August 30 - Death of Ira Reece, 25, a tenant farmer on the Lynwood Barbee farm near Richlands, Tuesday night brought fresh grief to relatives who Friday attended rites for his brother, Herbert, 30. It was reported the entire Reece family suffered mild attacks of ptomaine poisoning following eating of tinned meat last week. Herbert was found dead in bed at 9 a.m. Friday. He had been Ill. Ira was ill at the time but recovering. He developed pneumonia. Doctors said he succumbed to bronchial pneumonia. The funeral was to be held from the residence with burial in a family cemetery on the farm, at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. Surviving are a widow, Mrs. Inez Reece; his mother, Mrs. Dollie Reece; a daughter, Velma Reece and two sisters, Mrs. Fonnie Penny and Mrs. Leon Melton. The Reeces are well known in Onslow County.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Josephine Dollie Morton Reece (1865 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  William Reece (1937 - 1937)*
  Velma Reece (1938 - 1944)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hubert Reece (1906 - 1939)*
  Nellie Reece Penny (1907 - 1957)*
  Carrie E. Reece Melton (1910 - 1997)*
  Ira Reece (1912 - 1939)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Barbee-Reece Cemetery
Richlands (Onslow County)
Onslow County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Tom Reece
Originally Created by: William L Silliman
Record added: Jul 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39750701
Ira Reece
Added by: William L Silliman
 
 
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