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Oakie Franklin Polley
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1871
Lewis County
Kentucky, USA
Death: 1955
Georgetown
Brown County
Ohio, USA

FROM THE LEWIS COUNTY HERALD:

Oakie Franklin Polley, 84, retired Lewis county farmer, died Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Brown County hospital at Georgetown, Ohio.

For the past several years, Mr. Polley had made his home with his son, Mel Polley, of near Vanceburg, and it was there that he suffered a heart attack Sunday.

Mr. Polley then was removed to the Georgetown hospital and had been in critical condition since his entry there.

He was the son of Jasper and Anna Bivens Polley, born in Lewis County January 1, 1871. He spent most of his lifetime in the area of his birth.

Mr. Polley was a charter member of the Muse's Chapel Methodist church at Quick's Run in Lewis County and his interest in the church was reflected in his activity in its behalf.

Survivors in addition to his son with whom he resided include two more sons and three daughters, Rev. O.J. Polley, of Franklin, Ky.; Ezra Polley, of Georgetown, Ky.; Mrs. Goldie Lawson, of Vanceburg; Mrs. Myrtle Doyle, of Russellville, Ohio; and Mrs Lawrence Neal, of Cincinnati; one brother, Ben Polley, of Quick's Run; two sisters, Mrs. Bert (Ora) Irey and Mrs. Oscar (Ella) McCane of Rushville, Ind.

Funeral services will be conducted from the Muse's Chapel church at 11 a.m. Thursday and burial will follow in the church cemetery.
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This obituary was found in my Mother's (Audrey Jewell McCane Raike-Minneman) bible. My Mother is a daughter of Oscar & Ella (Polley) McCane. Oakie was my Grandmother's (Ella Polley McCane) brother.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Jasper Polley (1841 - 1923)
  Nancy Ana Bivins Polley (1849 - 1936)
 
 Spouses:
  Phoeba Jane Moore Polley (____ - 1943)
  Georgia Corinda McCane Polley (1872 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Odis J. Polley (1895 - 1983)*
  Goldie Polley Lawson (1899 - 1981)*
  Ezra L. Polley (1903 - 1988)*
  Myrtle V. Polley Doyle (1906 - 1998)*
  Warren Polley (1917 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Lee Polley (1871 - 1944)*
  Oakie Franklin Polley (1871 - 1955)
  Benjamin Dawson Polley (1874 - 1959)*
  David Langly Polley (1885 - 1942)*
  Ella Ada Polley McCane (1886 - 1968)*
  Charles W. Polley (1890 - 1953)*
  Ben Polley (1892 - 1965)*
  Ora Polley Irey (1892 - 1984)*
  Goldie Polley Lawson (1899 - 1981)**
  Ezra L. Polley (1903 - 1988)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Muses Chapel Church and Cemetery
Vanceburg
Lewis County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Greg Raike
Record added: Jul 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28475328
Oakie Franklin Polley
Added by: Missy
 
 
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 Added: Oct. 6, 2009

- Rosalie Bennett
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