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Pendleton County Obituaries


Obituaries are posted with the permission of Debbie Dennie, Editor of the "Falmouth Outlook"

from The Falmouth Outlook 2/14/1930

 Deaths: Mrs Missouri R. Pelley


Mrs. Missouri Rosetta Pelley, aged 76 years and 4 days , one of the county's most beloved Christian women died Jan 20 at the  home of her daughter, Mrs W. W. Holmes in Bellevue Ky, after an extended illness.

 Mrs. Pelley was a daughter of the late B. C. Gosney and Nancy Bryant Gosney and was born near Grants Lick on Jan 16, 1854 and was a great grand daughter of Mary Boone Bryant who was a sister of Daniel Boone. She united with the Plum Creek Christian Church in early life and lived a beautiful Christian life until the end.

 She was united in marriage to Philip B. Pelley on Oct 7, 1880 and to this union two daughters were born. One daughter Machie Foster Pelley died Jan 24, 1925. She is survived by one daughter Aya Blanche Pelley now Mrs W. W. Holmes of Bellevue. She is survived by two brothers Worth Gosney of Grants Lick and J. W. Gosney of Goddard Kan. and eight grandchildren. Her husband preceded her to the great beyond on July 13, 1918.