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Floyd Ray Wirey
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1900
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1984
Johnson County
Indiana, USA

Parents: William Wirey and Emma Drucilla Wray

Siblings: Ralph Otto Wirey, Mabel Marie Wirey, Mina Edith Wirey Stitsworth Taulman Rule, Hazel Pearl Wirey Alexander, Lillian Lucille Wirey, Violet Gertrude Wirey Hinkle, and Hesper Evelyn Wirey

Wife #1: Ruth M. Fielder (married about 1926)

Wife #2: Margaret J. Solomon (married 28 Apr 1939 Bartholomew Co., IN)

Obituary #1: Franklin Daily Journal 08 Feb 1984

Floyd R. Wirey, 83, Edinburgh, died Tuesday at Johnson County Memorial Hospital, Franklin.

Born April 27, 1900, in Johnson County, he was the son of William and Emma (Wray) Wirey.

He retired in 1973 from Amos-Thompson Corp., Edinburgh, where he worked for 35 years. He was a member of First Christian Church, Edinburgh.

A service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Eskew Funeral Home, Edinburgh, with the Rev. Hugh Owen officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery, Edinburgh.

Surviving are three sisters, Lillian Wirey, Edinburgh; Hazel Alexander, Greenwood; and Violet Hinkle, Greensburg.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret (Solomon) Wirey, in 1967.

Obituary #2: Columbus Republic 8 Feb 1984
Amos Thompson Retiree

Edinburgh -- Floyd R. Wirey, 83, of Edinburgh, died Tuesday morning at Johnson County Memorial Hospital at Franklin after being ill several months.

He was a 35-year employee of Amos Thompson Corp., retiring in 1973.

Funeral service will be conducted by the Rev. Hugh Owen at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Eskew Funeral Home in Edinburgh. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh. Calling hours will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Wirey was born April 27, 1900, in Johnson County, the son of William and Emma Wray Wirey. He married Margaret Soloman who died in 1967. He was a member of the first Christian Church of Christ of Edinburgh.

Survivors include three sisters, Lillian Wirey of Edinburgh, Hazel Alexander of Greenwood and Violet Hinkle of Greensburg.
Family links: 
  William Wirey (1867 - 1952)
  Emma Drucilla Wray Wirey (1870 - 1945)
  Margaret J Solomon Wolford Wirey (1910 - 1967)
  Ruth M Fielder Wirey Mott (1902 - 2000)
  Ralph Otto Wirey (1893 - 1971)*
  Mabel Marie Wirey (1895 - 1897)*
  Mina Edith Wirey Rule (1897 - 1982)*
  Floyd Ray Wirey (1900 - 1984)
  Hazel Pearl Wirey Alexander (1902 - 1998)*
  Violet Gertrude Wirey Hinkle (1905 - 2001)*
  Lillian Lucille Wirey (1905 - 1998)*
  Hesper Evelyn Wirey (1910 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Rest Haven Cemetery
Johnson County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Mooney Section E lot 16
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Jul 25, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20627836
Floyd Ray Wirey
Added by: Mark E. Wirey
Floyd Ray Wirey
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In memory of my 1st Cousin 2 times removed
- Mark E. Wirey
 Added: Sep. 21, 2011

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