|Birth: ||Jan. 17, 1884|
|Death: ||Nov. 6, 1987|
Bertha married Isaac W. Bedell on June 23, 1901, in Decatur, Iowa. After Isaac's death, Bertha married his cousin Sherman Bedell. Isaac's father, Caleb, and Sherman's father, John, were brothers.
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BERTHA ISABEL BEDELL
Bertha I. Bedell, 103, of Savannah, Missouri, died Nov. 6, 1987, in a Savannah nursing home.
She was born on a farm in Decatur County, Iowa, on Jan. 17, 1884, the daughter of Feal and Carrie (Case) Naylor.
Mrs. Bedell was a member of the Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by her 1st and 2nd husbands: Isaac Bedell and Sherman Bedell; two children: daughter, Zoretta Straight (died 1936), and son, Wayne Bedell (died 1967).
Surviving are two daughters: Mable Rice, Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada; and LaVerne Trice, Kellerton, Iowa; 12 grandchildren, three of whom she raised: Beatrice Ramsey, Savannah, MO., Donald Straight, Fountain Hills, AZ., and Monte Straight, Ashland, NE; 20 great-grandchildren, 19 great-great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Joseph Seeley Naylor (1850 - 1934)
Caroline Cave Naylor (1856 - 1911)
Isaac Bedell (1880 - 1940)
John Sherman Bedell (1879 - 1961)*
Mabel Bedell McCullough Rice (1904 - 2003)*
Zoretta Bedell Straight (1910 - 1936)*
LaVerne Helen Bedell Trice (1914 - 1993)*
Wayne Everett Bedell (1917 - 1967)*
Decatur City Cemetery
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Record added: Jun 12, 2012
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