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Floy Wesley Reed Raper
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1882
Taylor County
Iowa, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1957
Taylor County
Iowa, USA

Bedford Times-Press (Bedford, Iowa)
Thursday November 28, 1957 p. 7
Obituary - Mrs. T. H. Raper
Floy Wesley Reed was born to Caroline and Vincent [Vinton M.] Reed on March 7, 1882, and died at her farm home near Athelstan, Iowa, October 21, 1957, at the age of 75 years, seven months, 14 days. Her father, mother and two brothers, John and Robert, preceded her in death.

She was born in Iowa and had lived in Taylor County all of her life except for two years she spent on a farm in northern Missouri.

On October 22, 1898, she was married to Tine H. Raper of Athelstan. To them three sons were born: Wayland of Kansas City, LeRoy of Dallas, Texas, Garland of Jackson, Mich., who, with Mr. Raper, survive.

She also leaves seven grandchildren, Vivian Raper of Sheridan, Gene Raper of Council Bluffs, Mrs. Ellen Phillips of Baltimore, Maryland, Mrs. Jolene Brown of Bensenville, Ill., Mrs. Janice Rider of Arlington, Texas, Dennis and Patty Raper of Jackson, Michigan. Also 3 great grandsons; one sister, Mrs. Carrie Boettcher, Durango, Colo.

Services were held at the Shum Funeral Home in Bedford on October 24. Rev. Colvin Caughey of the Bedford Baptist church officiated. Interment in Platteville cemetery. 
Family links: 
  Vintson Monsure Reed (1853 - 1922)
  Caroline Swett Reed (1858 - 1925)
  Tine Hampton Raper (1878 - 1960)
Platteville Cemetery
Taylor County
Iowa, USA
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Record added: Aug 11, 2008
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Floy Wesley <i>Reed</i> Raper
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