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Dora Deane Penley Bryan
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1906
Candler
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1992
Hickory
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA

Dora was the daughter of Edgar Furman and Vinnie (Pressley) Penley and she married Robert Bruce Bryan and they were the parents of two children: Bruce and Mary Sherrad.

(Note: Most records has her mother as Lottie Ann Bowie, but on her Social Security Application she has her mother listed as Vinnie Pressley. In the 1910 census Edgar states he has been married three times).

The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC
August 16, 1992

Mrs. Dora Deane Penley Bryan 86, of Charlotte died Aug. 14, 1992, at
Brian Center East, Hickory. Funeral is private. Visitation is 7 to 8:30 tonight at Wilson Funeral Home.
Mrs. Bryan, a Buncombe County native, was a homemaker.
Survivors are her son, Bruce; daughter, Mrs. Mary Marshall; five grandchildren; four grandchildren; one stepgranddaughter; two stepgreat-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, 2315-A Sunset Ave., Rocky Mount, N.C. 27804.

The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC August 15, 1992
Mrs. Dora Deane Penley Bryan 86, of Brian Center East in Hickory died Aug. 14, 1992. Wilson Funeral Home is in charge.
Mrs. Dorothy Mae Coleman Foster of 408 Mattoon St. died Aug. 13, 1992, at home. Robinson Funeral Home in Rock Hill is in charge. 
 
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 Parents:
  Edgar Furman Penley (1874 - 1954)
  Lottie Ann Bowie Penley (1881 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Bruce Bryan (1903 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Dora Deane Penley Bryan (1906 - 1992)
  Rebecca Sue Penley (1911 - 1913)*
  Lottie Helen Louise Penley MacFarland (1917 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sharon Memorial Park
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Sharon
Originally Created by: Erin
Record added: Jan 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33307566
Dora Deane <i>Penley</i> Bryan
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Dora Deane <i>Penley</i> Bryan
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Dora Deane <i>Penley</i> Bryan
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 Added: Jun. 14, 2010
 
 
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