Aug. 14, 1877 Searsboro Poweshiek County Iowa, USA
Dec. 12, 1918 Lynnville Jasper County Iowa, USA
Daughter of: William Riley and Ella Mae (Macy) Allee. Wife of: James S. Dearinger, Mother to: Ella Mae and Ozro Riley Dearinger. Died during the 1918 Flu Epedemic. Her death left Ella Mae age 10 and Ozro age 8 to be raised by Lexie's parents: William Riley Allee and Ella Mae (Macy) Allee. Lexie was a teacher, and taught at the Halzeldene School in the early 1900's, but had to quit teaching when she married James S. Dearinger in 1906. Teachers and marriage were not allowed in the old days.