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James Reese, Jr
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Birth: May 29, 1887
Death: Sep. 3, 1957

James Reese Jr, son of Enos and Lydia Bolick Reese was born on May 29, 1887 in Skidmore, Missouri. He attended the Goodwill School southwest of Skidmore. He was a member of the United Methodist Church and a member of the Modern Woodman Lodge.
In 1914, he married Merl Elizabeth Smith. She died in 1945. They had four daughters, Ruth, Lydia, Charlotte, and Fern.
James owned a cafe in Skidmore for a short time. In September 1953 he married Bethie Harris Kempf.
James died September 3, 1957 and is buried in the Hillcrest Cemetery.
Source: Home of the Punkin Show, 1980, submitted by Charlotte (Reese) Twaddell 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charley Enos Reese (1862 - 1944)
  Lydia Bolick Reese (1862 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Merle Elizabeth Smith Reese (1890 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Lydia E Reese Yates (1916 - 2004)*
  Fern E. Reese Metcalf (1926 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Skidmore
Nodaway County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Cynthia Kenny
Record added: May 01, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 129003818
James Reese, Jr
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James Reese, Jr
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