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Jennie Myrtle James

b. 18 July 1882, d. 14 December 1964

Father*Andrew James b. unknown, d. unknown
Mother*Margaret Hague b. unknown, d. unknown
Jennie Myrtle James|b. 18 Jul 1882\nd. 14 Dec 1964|p2791.htm|Andrew James|b. unknown\nd. unknown|p2792.htm|Margaret Hague|b. unknown\nd. unknown|p2793.htm|||||||||||||

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Religion* At Chesterville Methodist Church, Chesterville, Wood County, WV. 
Birth*Jennie Myrtle James was born on 18 July 1882 at Wood County, WV. 
Marriage*She married William E Deem, son of Michael L Deem and Laura Deem, on 8 September 1899 at Wood County, WV.1
Burial*Jennie Myrtle James was buried in December 1964 at Chesterville Cemetery, Chesterville, Wood County, WV. 
Death*She died on 14 December 1964 at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 82;
Funeral services for Mrs. Myrtle Jennie Deem, 82. of Chesterville, who died yesterday at the Camden Clark Memorial Hospital following a brief illness, will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday from the Leavitt funeral home. She was born in Wood County, July 18, 1882, the daughter of the late Andrew and Margaret Hague James, and spent her entire life here. She was a member of the Chesterville Methodist Church. Surviving are her husband, William Deem, two sons, Willard Deem, Chesterville, and Russell Deem, of Sonora, Calif., four daughters, Mrs. Ruby Swartz, Lake Placid, Fla., Mrs. Freda Garl, Akron, Oh., Mrs. Marie Gordon, Little Hocking, Oh., and Mrs. Fay Wells, Parkersburg. Also surviving are four sisters, Mrs. Lulu Morrison, Mrs. Mary Nestler, and Mrs, Grace Flynn, all of Parkersburg, and Mrs. Gertrude McPeek, Little Hocking, Oh., two brothers, Ralph James, of Mineral Wells, and Robert James, of Slate; 14 grandchildren~ 23 great grandchildren, and one g.g. grandchild. She was preceded in death by an infant son, and a son Leroy Deem. The Rev. Charles Williamson will officiate with burial in the Chesterville cemetery. Friends may call at the Leavitt funeral home. 


William E Deem b. 12 October 1873, d. 5 August 1966

Last Edited14 May 2009


  1. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.