Ora Almon Drennen was born August 18, 1883 and died at the age of 59 years, 9 months and 9 days. His boyhood was spent with his grandfather and grandmother drennen, who loved him as their own.
He was married to Orpha Keasling in 1906. She died in 1914.
He was married to Irene Eva Hamilton May 24, 1923. They spent twenty happy years together. Ora loved his home and was always a kind, devoted husband. He was of a cheerful disposition and lived an honest upright life.
He is survived by his wife, four half-brothers, James DeVoe of Norwalk, Ralph DeVoe of Osceola, Charles DeVoe of Sharpsburg, Frank DeVoe of Charles City; one half-sister, Ruth Dickinson of Ames; one aunt, Mrs Effie Pace of Bedford.
The funeral services were held at the Baptist church in New Market Saturday afternoon, conducted by Rev O.H. Hallgrimson of Bedford. Burial was in the Memory cemetery.