|Birth: ||Mar. 22, 1856|
|Death: ||Aug. 19, 1933|
Rock Island County
Mrs. Permelie Allerton Reeves Fix, age 77, died at 2:oo o'clock Saturday morning at the home of her son, Edward Fix, in Andalusia following an extended illness.
Mrs. Fix was born March 22, 1856, at Moscow, Iowa, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. M. Reeves. She spent part of her girlhood in Illinois City. She later lived in Fairport, Iowa, where she was married to Charles A. Fix on November 22, 1875. they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on November 22, 1925, at their home.
The death of Mr. Fix occurred March 22, 1927. Two children and five brothers also preceded Mrs. Fix in death. Surviving are five sons, Edward of Andalusia, Harvey of Muscatine, Ralph of Moline, and William and Raymond of New Era; three daughters, Mrs. Mary Burnwood at Rock Island, Mrs Chester Ward of Davenport and Mrs. W. M. Wunderlich of New Era; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
The body was removed to a morturary in Muscatine and funeral services were held at the home of Mrs. Wunderlich in New Era on Monday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock and at 2:00 o'clock in the Lutheran church there. Internment was in the Blue Grass cemetery.
Pallbearers were Cecil Karnes of Argo, Ernest Reeves of Muscatine, Floyd
Bierman of Rock Island, Leo Fix of New Era and Harold and Floyd Fix of Andalusia. Flower girls were Hazel Wunderlich of New Era, Mrs. Cecil Karnes of Argo and Mae and Emma Fix of Andalusia. Rev. Leechner of Muscatine had charge of his services. Fred Bear amd Vernie Kolling of New Era sang "We Are Going Down the Valley" and "Nearer My God to Thee."
Source: Reynolds Press
Manassah Reeves (1820 - 1892)
Charles A Fix (1852 - 1927)*
Mary A Fix (1876 - 1937)*
Charles Edwin Fix (1881 - 1935)*
Nellie Frances Fix Wunderlich (1888 - 1948)*
Harvey S Fix (1891 - 1956)*
Ralph H Fix (1896 - 1946)*
Clarence M Fix (1901 - 1924)*
John A Reeves (1844 - 1863)*
William A Reeves (1846 - 1926)*
Ira Allerton Reeves (1853 - 1908)*
Permelia Allerton Reeves Fix (1856 - 1933)
Lewis S Reeves (1861 - 1882)*
Blue Grass Cemetery
Created by: Louise D
Record added: Oct 15, 2006
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