Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, August 24, 1967
OBITUARY ~ HARRY REES
May 26, 1897 ~ August 19, 1967
Harry Rees, son of William and Mary Sinclair Rees, was born May 26, 1897, in Wayne county, Iowa, and passed away
Aug. 19, 1967, in the Ringold county hospital Mount Ayr.
On Jan. 1, 1929, he was united in marriage with Lucille Waysman, and of this
union were born four children - Norma, Glea, Harry, Jr., and Larry.
At an early age, he became a member of the Baptist church at Unity.
He was a veteran of World War I and a member of the Blockton American Legion. Until his retirement in 1961, he farmed in the Mount Ayr
and Blockton vicinities.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Will and Frank, and a granddaughter.
Left to mourn his death are his widow, Lucille; two sons, Harry, Jr. and Larry; two daughters, Norma and Glea; two sons-in-law, Kenneth CREVELING
and Kenneth ANDREWS; a daughter-in-law, Virginia REES; a step-son and daughter-in-law, Ulric and Oma WAYSMAN; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren;
four brothers, Vern, John, Ralph and Robert, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Aug. 21, from the
Prugh-Dunfee Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Albert R. Snyder, pastor of the First Baptist Church. Mrs. Doyle Adams, vocalist, was accompanied by Margaret
Pence, organist, and casketbearers were Warren Drake, Floy Drake, Henry Moser, Wilbur Faris, Clarence Braby and Hugh
Miller. Interment was in Rose Hill cemetery at Mount Ayr.
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