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Posey Franklin Cheek
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1865
Brooke County
West Virginia, USA
Death: May 9, 1941
East Liverpool
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA


Posey Franklin Cheeks, 76, died today, May 9, 1941 at 9:15 a.m. at his home on the Free Methodist campgrounds on Dixonville Drive, following a long illness.

Mr. Cheeks was born at Bethany, W. Va, coming to East Liverpool about 34 years ago. He was a coal miner during his early life but last worked as a kilnman at the Taylor, Smith & Taylor pottery.

He was a member of the Oakland Free Methodist church and the Mens Bible class.

He leaves his widow, Mrs. Katherine H. Patterson Cheeks; five daughters, Mrs. Carrie Seevers, Mrs. Clara Lisk, Mrs. Mabel Hood, Mrs Elsie McLaughlin and Mrs. Myra Clark, all of East Liverpool; a step-daughter, Mrs. Clara Taylor of Wellsburg, W. Va., a sister Mrs. Samuel Taylor of Cleveland; a brother, Samuel Cheeks of Thamesville, Ontario; 10 grand-children and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. in the Oakland Free Methodist Church by Rev. C. S. Richardson, the pastor.

Burial will be in the Calcutta United Presbyterian cemetery. Friends may call Saturday or Sunday night at the home.

This obituary appeared in the East Liverpool Review 09 May 1941 on page 10.

Daughter Carrie Vermillion Cheek Seevers
Daughter Clara Lou Cheek Lisk
Daughter Estella Blanch Cheek
Daughter Pearl Bell Cheek
Daughter Mabel Marie Cheek Hood
Daughter Elsie Gertrude Cheek Dalton
Daughter Myra Ella Cheek Clark

Family links: 
  Kate Hughes Cheeks (1870 - 1945)
  Estella Starkey Higgins Cheek (1868 - 1918)*
  Carrie Vermillion Cheek Seevers (1887 - 1983)*
  Clara Lou Cheek Lisk (1890 - 1968)*
  Estella Blanch Cheek (1892 - 1892)*
  Pearl Bell Cheek (1895 - 1896)*
  Mabel Marie Cheeks Hood (1898 - 1971)*
  Elsie Gertrude Cheek Dalton (1900 - 1969)*
  Myra Ella Cheeks Clark (1901 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Calcutta United Presbyterian Cemetery
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: Myra IV 💕
Originally Created by: Janet Ryan Waite
Record added: Oct 24, 2007
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Posey Franklin Cheek
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Thinking of you today, Pappy
- Myra IV 💕
 Added: Oct. 14, 2012
My great great grandfather, I've been working on our family tree, & a picture is painted in my head. I know what a good man you were... Rest in eternal peace, Pappy ~Myra
- Myra IV 💕
 Added: Oct. 6, 2012
Father of Carrie Vermillon Cheeks Seevers and ggg-grandfather to my children
- Denise Seevers
 Added: Apr. 24, 2009

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