NameMartha Malvina Willey1
Birth7-17-1845, Clark County, IN
Death1-24-1920, Covington, Garfield County, Oklahoma, USA Age: 74
BurialDeSoto Cemetery, De Soto, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
FatherJohn Wesley Willey (1807-1881)
MotherElizabeth Leslie (1809-1886)
Birth3-5-1839, Johnson County, Missouri, USA
Death11-10-1911, Guthrie, Logan County, Oklahoma, USA Age: 72
BurialDeSoto Cemetery, De Soto, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
ChildrenFlora E. (1864-1950)
Notes for Martha Malvina Willey
Lived at Sibleyville, Douglas Co., KS.


Mrs. James R. Reece.....
Matha M. Willey was born at Entica, Ind., July 17th, 1845. At the age of 12 years she came with her parents to Douglas County, Kansas. August 15th, 1863, she was united in marriage to James R. Reece. 

To this union nine children were born, seven of whom now survive her: Mrs. Flora Wiggins, Sands Springs, Okla.,; Mrs. Ida Higgins, Wichita, Kas.; Mrs. Nellie Rayson, Mulhall, Okla.; James W. Reece, Kansas City, Kas.; Mrs. Maude Hawkins, Covington, Okla. . Two children died in infancy.

Mrs. Reece became converted at the age of eight years and remained a devoted Christian till death. She died at Covington, Okla., Jan. 24, 1920, at the age of 74 years 6 months and 9 days.
Burial was made in the De Soto cemetery.
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