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Reginald W "Rex" Bess
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Birth: Nov. 10, 1898
Mine La Motte
Madison County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 1990
Madison County
Illinois, USA

Rex W. Bess, 91, of Highland died March 29, 1990, at his home.

The son of James and Merry Boss Bess, he married in 1939, in Waterloo, Ill, Leona C. Connoll, who survives.

Mr. and Mrs. Bess owned and operated Bess Cleaners in Highland from 1939 until retiring in 1969. He earlier had worked for Skelgas Co., before moving to Highland in 1939. He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War I and served with the 93rd Aero Squadron.

Headstone photo courtesy of Gene Beals. For more information visit the 93rd Aero Squadron website. 
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  Leona C Connoll Bess (1909 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Highland Cemetery
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 16 Lot 71 Space 4
Created by: Sunnyann
Record added: Jun 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91337645
Reginald W Rex Bess
Added by: Sunnyann
Reginald W Rex Bess
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