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Bessie Goltry
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1886
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep., 1966
Lucas County
Iowa, USA

Twin sister of Jessie Goltry. Daughter of William Aaron Goltry and Adeline Riker. She never married.


Chariton, Iowa
September 15, 1966

GOLTRY - Bessie Goltry was born in Russell January 23, 1886. She was the daughter of William A. and Adeline Riker Goltry. She grew up and lived in Russell all of her life.

Miss Goltry was a member of the First United Presbyterian church of Russell and was a member of the Presbyterian aid. She was also a member of the 20th Century Club. She worked as a night telephone operator from 1942 to 1961. She is survived by two nieces, Joyce Ingham of Creston, and Enid Kelly of Lewistown, Mont. Her parents, a sister and brother preceded her in death.

The Rev. Dale L. Powell of the Presbyterian church officiated at the services Thursday afternoon at the Woodman Funeral Home. Mrs. Woodman was the organist. Vocalists were Quincy Robb and James Werts. Casketbearers were Verle Jeffries, James Johnson, Dave Wright, George Wright, Harold Larimer and George Johnston.

Family links: 
  William Aaron Goltry (1863 - 1947)
  Adeline Riker Huston (1867 - 1937)
  Jessie Goltry (1886 - 1886)*
  Bessie Goltry (1886 - 1966)
*Calculated relationship
Russell Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Skip
Record added: Jul 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28363865
Bessie Goltry
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Bessie Goltry
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 Added: Oct. 21, 2009

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 Added: Jan. 31, 2009

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