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Melba "Mel" Worthington Bruce
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1906
Grantsville
Tooele County
Utah, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1992
Parsons
Decatur County
Tennessee, USA

Melba Worthington Bruce was born to Stephen Hampton and Annie Josephine (Mollie) Johnson Worthington, Mar. 27, 1906. Mel was the second of their five children. She was born in the family home on Clark Street. This was the route the Donner Party took through what became Grantsville, Utah.

Melba married Joseph Fay Elder 2 Apr 1930 in Ogden, Weber, Utah. They were married in an airplane over the Ogden area. They were later divorced.

Melba married William O Bruce Apr. 3, 1937, in Elko, Nevada. 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Hampton Worthington (1876 - 1948)
  Annie Josephine Johnson Worthington (1880 - 1955)
 
 Spouses:
  Joseph Fay Elder (1908 - 1975)
  William O Bruce (1894 - 1952)
 
 Siblings:
  Anona Worthington Shibley (1903 - 1987)*
  Melba Worthington Bruce (1906 - 1992)
  Alice Worthington Allred (1908 - 2001)*
  Donna Worthington Weyland (1912 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Dyer
Gibson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: AliceAnn
Originally Created by: pansy ewell
Record added: Aug 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15480506
Melba Mel <i>Worthington</i> Bruce
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Melba Mel <i>Worthington</i> Bruce
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Melba Mel <i>Worthington</i> Bruce
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- Dalene Worthington
 Added: Oct. 7, 2013
 
 
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