Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
OBITUARY - JAMES RODNEY MARKLEY
James Rodney MARKLEY, son of Kenneth and Lillian MARKLEY, was born June 28, 1925, in Diagonal, Iowa, and
departed this life at the Ringgold County Hospital at the age of 54 years, six months and one day.
On July 8, 1946, he was united in marriage to Veronica HANNON PINE. Mr. MARKLEY was a lifetime resident of
Ringgold County. He worked seven years for Iowa Southern Utilities, as associated with Fennema Implement for
six years and in later years worked on construction.
He loved to fish and hunt with his dog. He helped improve
the lake here of which he was very proud. He played baseball with the Vets team in the late '40s and '50s.
Survivors include his wife, Veronica; two sisters - Arlene HUTCHINSON and Kaye POWELL of Mount Ayr; a brother,
Kenny MARKLEY of Lamoni; and an aunt, Mary HAMMOND of Diagonal.
Services were held Jan. 1, 1980 at 10:30 a.m.
from Rhoades-Wilson Funeral Home with the Rev. Father James KIERNAN officiating. Burial was in Rose Hill
Cemetery at Mount Ayr.
Organist, Mrs. William HAROVER, accompanied Mrs. Barry MONAGHAN as she sang. Casketbearers
were Jeff POWELL, Barry MONAGHAN, Allyn MONAGHAN, Sam NEWTON, Arlen HUGHES and Mack SANDERS.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, October of 2010
A - B OBITUARIES INDEX
C OBITUARIES INDEX
D OBITUARIES INDEX
E - F - G OBITUARIES INDEX
H - I - J OBITUARIES INDEX
K - L OBITUARIES INDEX
M OBITUARIES INDEX
N - O - P OBITUARIES INDEX
Q - R OBITUARIES INDEX
S - T OBITUARIES INDEX
U - V - W OBITUARIES INDEX
X - Y - Z OBITUARIES INDEX