Leon Reporter, Leon, Iowa Thursday, December 7, l922
KNEELY D. WRIGHT, aged 75 years, died November 29, l922, at 8 o'clock at his home, 324 South Moore St., Ottumwa, Iowa.The survivors are his widow, MRS. REBECCA WRIGHT, two daughters, MRS. T.D. HOWELLS, of Ottumwa, Iowa; and MRS. MINNIE ADAIR, of Leon, Iowa; one son, R.E. WRIGHT, of Ottumwa, Iowa.
The funeral was held Saturday, December 2, l922, at 2 o'clock at the residence and burial was made at Shaul Cemetery.MR. WRIGHT was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted in Company F, l3th Infantry, on September l8, l862.He was discharged at Wheeling, W. Va., June 22, l865.
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