Inez Faye <I>Perkins</I> Reece


Inez Faye Perkins Reece

Death 12 Sep 2005 (aged 84)
Burial Creston, Union County, Iowa, USA
Plot Section J Lot 322
Memorial ID 17458413 View Source
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Inez Faye Reece was born to Laura Mae (Ruby) and Otis Nelty Perkins on January 31, 1921, at Knowlton, near Diagonal, Iowa. Inez entered eternal rest on September 12, 2005, at Creston Nursing and Rehab Center at the age of eighty-four years, seven months, and twelve days.

On June 5, 1940, Inez married Howard William Reece at Diagonal, Iowa.

Inez was a certified operating room technician and worked at Greater Community Hospital for thirty-four years. She received her technical training on the job with Dr. Kuhl and Dr. Hoyt. Inez also worked as a cook at St. Malachy School for six years, as a cook at the Creston Meal Site for two and one half years and as a greeter at Walmart for six years.

Inez was a Gold Star Mother; Past President of the V.F.W. Auxiliary; Member of the Methodist Church at Shannon City; Past President of the Women's Society of the Methodist Church at Shannon City. Inez later transferred membership to St. John's United Church of Christ.

Left to mourn Inez's passing are her daughter: Marilyn (Lanny) Gray, Athens, GA; two sons: Marion (Shirley) Reece, Udall, KS; Kenneth (Ellen) Reece, Creston; eight Grandchildren; twelve Great-Grandchildren; Sister-in-law: Mae Perkins, Grimes, Iowa; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Preceding Inez in death were her parents; husband Howard in 1982; son: Wayne Reece in 1967; daughter: Patricia as an infant in 1943; seven sisters: Alice Viola Sorenson, Mettie Chew, Maisel Russell, Bernice Perkins, Vildren Woods, Carmel Akers, Golda Herbel; and four brothers: Ray Perkins, Clay Perkins, Martin Perkins, Addie Perkins.

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  • Created by: 46620252
  • Added: 15 Jan 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 17458413
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Inez Faye Perkins Reece (31 Jan 1921–12 Sep 2005), Find a Grave Memorial ID 17458413, citing Graceland Cemetery, Creston, Union County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by 46620252 (contributor 46620252) .