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 Bessie Lorene <I>Rhodes</I> Gravlee

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Bessie Lorene Rhodes Gravlee

  • Birth 11 Aug 1920 Jack County, Texas, USA
  • Death 29 Jan 2009 Jacksboro, Jack County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Bryson, Jack County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 18649667

Bessie Lorene Gravlee was born on August 11, 1920 to Henry Lee and Clara Edith 'Bruton' Rhodes in Jack County, Texas. She passed away on Thursday January 29, 2009 in Jacksboro, Texas. She was 88 years old.

Bessie was a familiar face in and around Jack County. She was a lifelong resident of Jack County and was born into a large family with 5 brothers and 4 sisters. She was a homemaker and a dishwasher at Green Frog for years.

She is survived by her daughters Christine White of Jacksboro, Ella Ott of Fort Worth and Luleabell Rhoades of Weatherford; her son Harold Yarbrough; 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren.

There will be a visitation on Saturday January 31, 2009 from 6-7 pm at Coker Funeral Home. Services will be on Sunday February 1, 2009 at 2 pm in the Coker Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Cottonwood Cemetery in Bryson, Texas. Bro. Milton Capps will be officiating.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Sharon Atkinson McClelland
  • Added: 27 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18649667
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie Lorene Rhodes Gravlee (11 Aug 1920–29 Jan 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18649667, citing Cottonwood Cemetery, Bryson, Jack County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .