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Orris V. Deel, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 1, 1909
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1979
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Brother of my grandfather, James Emmit Deel.

Orris V. Deel was born on Tuesday, June 1, 1909 to George Washington Deel and Florence Emaline "Galley" Brookshire.

He had thirteen siblings: Alexander Lafayette Deel, Walter Robert Deel, James Emmit Deel, Charlie Ivan Deel, George "Henry" Deel, Birtie Guy Deel, Alley Lee Deel, Flora Lurena Deel Blount, Essie Adron Deel Ivison, Katy "Jewell" Deel Miller, Florence Virginia Deel, Noel "Pete" Deel, and Willie Graves Deel.

His paternal grandparents were Peter Abraham Deel, III and Isabella Serena Duff and his maternal grandparents were Graves Goodrich Brookshire and Sarah Frances Bacon.

He married Mary Catherine Wheeler on March 9, 1929 in Jones County, Texas. They were blessed with one son, Orris V. Deel, Jr.

He was the grandfather of Philip Don Deel, Lisa Gayle Deel Whitten and Kimberly Dawn Deel Perdue Prox.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He enlisted as a private on October 16, 1942 in Dallas, Texas. He was issued serial number 18179989.

He died on Wednesday, February 7, 1979 in Tarrant County, Texas. He was 69 years old. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Deel (1861 - 1936)
  Florence Emaline Brookshier Deel (1865 - 1943)
 
 Siblings:
  James Emmit Deel (1888 - 1966)*
  Charlie Ivan Deel (1890 - 1961)*
  George "Henry" Deel (1892 - 1970)*
  Birtie Guy Deel (1893 - 1970)*
  Alley Lee Deel (1896 - 1980)*
  Flora Lurena Deel Blount (1897 - 1963)*
  Essie Adron Deel Ivison (1899 - 1974)*
  Katy "Jewell" Deel Miller (1901 - 1984)*
  Florence Virginia Deel (1902 - 1904)*
  Noel "Pete" Deel (1904 - 1985)*
  Willie Graves Deel (1906 - 1967)*
  Orris V. Deel (1909 - 1979)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moore Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Arlington
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Jul 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20571798
Orris V. Deel, Sr
Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
Orris V. Deel, Sr
Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
Orris V. Deel, Sr
Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
 
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