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Rena Margaret Riley Cobb
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1903
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1997

Born in Fairfield, VA, daughter of Jessie L. Tolley and Charles Joseph Riley

Aug. 18, 1928 married William

Rena Riley Cobb, 94, died Sunday at Genesis Health Center, Watertown.

She was born in Fairfield, Va., and lived most of her life in the Richland area.

She graduated from Pulaski High School in 1925 and Oswego Normal School in 1929. She received her bachelor's degree in 1951 from Oswego State Teachers College.

Mrs. Cobb taught at Orwell District 6 and Richland Elementary School for 39 years, retiring in 1967.

Her husband, William F., died in 1964.

She was a member of Pulaski Park United Methodist Church, the Oswego County Retired Teachers Association and the New York State Retired Teachers Association.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews.

Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday at Foster-Hax Funeral Home in Pulaski, the Rev. Elizabeth Mowry officiating. Burial is in Richland Cemetery

The Post-Standard, Syracuse, NY - September 23, 1997
Family links: 
  Charles Joseph Riley (1873 - 1960)
  Jessie Lenora Tolley Riley (1881 - 1940)
  William F. Cobb (1905 - 1964)*
  Ruby Alice Riley Horton (1899 - 1977)*
  Bertie Anstress Riley Pennock (1901 - 1995)*
  Rena Margaret Riley Cobb (1903 - 1997)
  Elmer Darrell Riley (1906 - 1964)*
  Naomi Gray Riley DeShane (1908 - 1964)*
  Dorothy Hall Riley Nutting (1917 - 1989)*
  Helen Echols Riley Wing (1921 - 1996)*
*Calculated relationship
Richland Cemetery
Oswego County
New York, USA
Created by: Barbara Chittum Hutchens
Record added: Feb 24, 2012
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Rena Margaret <i>Riley</i> Cobb
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Rena Margaret <i>Riley</i> Cobb
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 Added: Feb. 24, 2012

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