|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1890|
|Death: ||May 7, 1961|
Ira was born February 10, 1890 in Hartville, Missouri. The family was living there during the 1900 census. He was living with his mother, Sara H., age 30, and brothers, Walter B., 19 and Irl G., 7. The family lived next door to relatives, Tom and Jahn I. (Inez) Spillman on one side and Thomas and Lucinda Spillman on the other. In 1910, he was living in Alluwe, Nowata, Oklahoma - boarding with friend George Marenholtz. They were both working odd jobs as laborers.
He married Flora Melton and the couple lived in Middleton, Idaho for many years. They relocated to Seattle in 1945. He was a retired construction worker. He was a member of the I.O.O.F. and the Baptist Church. Ira died in Bothell in 1961 at the age of 71 years. He is buried next to Flora.
Flora Irene Melton Bray (1891 - 1986)
Acacia Memorial Park and Funeral Home
Lake Forest Park
Plot: Elm Garden, Lot 18G, space 15
Created by: Margie & Bob
Record added: Dec 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32005905