|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1883|
|Death: ||Mar. 12, 1960|
Melissie Alberta Fox was born in Texas on January 31, 1883, the daughter of Harburn Riley Fox and Elvira Grant.
She married Jackson Nealy Forehand on December 25, 1905. The 1920 Federal Census for Byars, Oklahoma (McClain County) shows Jackson N. Forehand, age 38, a miller, born in Texas. His wife, Malissa, was age 37, born in Texas. Living with them were six children, all born in Oklahoma: Oscar, age 13; Lois, age 11; Bertie, age 10; Donnie, age 8; George W., age 4 years 9 months; and Voncille, age 2 years 4 months. Nealy and Melissie ultimately would have one more child, a daughter named Leota.
Nealy died on January 3, 1957, in Purcell, Oklahoma (McClain County) and was buried in the Lexington Cemetery. Melissie died on March 12, 1960 and was buried beside her husband.
Jackson Nealy Forehand (1882 - 1957)
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Record added: Jul 23, 2010
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