Married to Ora "Orie" Maude Seney on 08 Jun 1898 Married to Ethel Francis Shumaker on 24 Dec 1914 Father was John H. Agee #32857378 Mother was Martha A. Agee #40040681
Willie M. Agee, son of John and Martha A. Agee was born January 16, 1876, departed this life August 16, 1941 at the age of 65 years, 7 months. He leaves to mourn his departure, his wife, a daughter, Mrs. J. A. Connor of Brookfield, a son, Marple Agee of Hurdland; two grandchildren, one sister, Mrs.L P. Atteberry of Elmer and a host of friends. He was a Past Master of the A. F. & A. M. of Elmer and a Past Patron of the O.E.S. of Elmer, also an honorary member of the I.O.O.F. of Elmer. For many years he served as Superintendent and Teacher in the Baptist Sunday School.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon at the Elmer Baptist Church by Rev. Rhinehart of Bevier, followed by services by the Elmer Masonic Lodge. Flower bearers were members of the O.E.S. of Elmer. He was laid to rest in the Elmer Cemetery.
The beautiful floral tribute displayed in addition to the large crowd was a silent token of the high esteem in which he was held.
Our Thanks We want to thank the friends and neighbors for the sympathy shown us and for the assistance during the illness and at the time of the death of our loved one, Wm. Agee. We also want to thank the singers and Rev. Rhinehart for the comforting message and the Masonic Order and flower bearers and those who sent the beautiful flowers and who helped in any way. Mrs. W. M. Agee, Mr. & Mrs. Marple Agee, Mr. & Mrs. J. A. Connor, Lorella and Bruce.
Children: Thelma Alfareta Agee Connor Born November 19, 1900 - Died Septemer 2, 1990 Trent Hall Newkirk Agee Born February 22, 1907 - Died June 13, 1907
Both Thelma and Trent were children of William Marple "Willie" Agee and Ora Maude Seney Agee
J.S. Marple Agee Born May 13, 1916 and Died August 5, 1968- Son of William Marple "Willie" Agee and Ethel Frances Shumaker Agee. He was Superintendent of the Franklin County R-3 Schools at Pacific, Mo., and previously had been Superintendent of the Desloge School System. He married Wanda Davidson of LaPlata, Mo. in 1937, and they were parents of three sons. One infant son preceded him in death. Dr. J. S. Marple Agee is buried in the St. Francis Memorial Cemetery in Franklin County, Mo. He graduated from the Elmer, Mo. High School, Northeast Missouri State College where he received his B.S. degree in education, and the University of Missouri, Columbia, where he received a Masters Degree in Education.