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Nancy Ruth Edley Reese
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1903
Warren County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1974
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA

Nancy Ruth Edley was born in Garrison Lane, Warren County, Kentucky, on September 10, 1903, to Lawrence J. and Hattie Florence Edley. After her sister, Jessie, married Daniel Stout, Ruth moved to Dade County, Florida with them and their children. She married Leonard Lee Reese of Dade (now Miami-Dade) County, Florida, and they had one son, Leonard Lee Reese, Jr. in 1921. She died in September 1974 in Arlington, Virginia.


Obituary from Washington D.C. Newspaper:
Reese, Nancy R.
On Saturday, September 28, 1974, at Northern Virginia Doctors Hospital, Nancy Ruth Reese, of Clewiston, Fla., beloved wife of Leonard L. Reese, mother of Leonard L. Reese, Jr., Arlington, Va., grandmother of Gary A. Reese, Arlington, Va., sister of Frances Lawrence, Flint, Michigan; Jesse Stout, Bolling Green, Kentucky; Elizabeth Peeples, Kingsland, Fla., Lilliam Wilson, Jacksonville, Fla., and Rose Janet Friant, and Florence Gurbert, Miami, Fla. Services will be held on Wednesday, October 2, at the Reid Lowe Funeral Home, 2360 N.W. 36th St., Miami, Fla. Friends, if they wish, may make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society. Local arrangements by the Ives Funeral Home.

Grave pictures courtesy of Boni Perl. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lawrence John Edley (1865 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Leonard Lee Reese (1898 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Leonard Lee Reese (1921 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jessie M Edley Stout (____ - 1993)*
  Eugene Mitchell Edley (1900 - 1943)*
  Nancy Ruth Edley Reese (1903 - 1974)
  Margurete M Edley Stephenson (1909 - 1934)*
  Rose Janet Edley Friant (1912 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Park North Cemetery and Mausoleum
Miami
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: dixiedarlinMS
Record added: Jul 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93802584
Nancy Ruth <i>Edley</i> Reese
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Nancy Ruth <i>Edley</i> Reese
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Nancy Ruth <i>Edley</i> Reese
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