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Grace Pearl O'Bleness Secrest
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1908
Pawnee County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 23, 2003
Inman
McPherson County
Kansas, USA

Online at The Hutchinson News May 24, 2003

Grace P Secrest
Grace P. Secrest, 94, died may 23, 2003, at Pleasant View Home, Inman.

She was born June 27, 1908, in rural Pawnee, the daughter of Charles and Callie May Dunstan O'Bleness. A Nickerson resident for many years before moving to Hutchinson, she was a homemaker.

She belonged to Salem Community Church of the Brethren, Nickerson, where she was also a member of Women Work Together, and the PRN Club.

On Jan 7, 1925, she married Ralph E. Secrest at Hutchinson, He died Feb 4, 1985.

She was preceded in death by a son, Charles R; two sisters and two grandchildren.

Survivors include: three daughters, Joyce E. Taylor, Hutchinson, Virginia M. Boggs, Lyons, and Marge A Ashcraft, Burrton; 13 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and 32 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at Elliott Chapel, Hutchinson, with the Revs. Jerry Wickline and Kennith Pitzer presiding. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday at Elliott Mortuary, Hutchinson.

Memorials may be sent to Salem Community Church of the Brethren, Nickerson, in care of the mortuary.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles O'Bleness (1869 - 1949)
  Callie May Dunston O'Bleness (1878 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Ralph Edward Secrest (1902 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Joyce E. Secrest Taylor (1926 - 2005)*
  Virginia Mae Secrest Boggs (1927 - 2017)*
  Charles Ralph Secrest (1933 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie Marie O'Bleness Smiley (1899 - 1991)*
  Lenora Mae O'Bleness Evans (1903 - 1994)*
  Grace Pearl O'Bleness Secrest (1908 - 2003)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairlawn Burial Park
Hutchinson
Reno County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Rebecca Head
Record added: Oct 26, 2008
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Grace Pearl <i>O'Bleness</i> Secrest
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Grace Pearl <i>O'Bleness</i> Secrest
Added by: Rebecca Head
 
Grace Pearl <i>O'Bleness</i> Secrest
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