Edith Anita Deem

b. 28 September 1906, d. 2 November 1949

Father*Washington Lafayette Deem b. 10 Mar 1872, d. 12 Jun 1960
Mother*Frances Holland b. 31 Oct 1870, d. 5 Apr 1937
Edith Anita Deem|b. 28 Sep 1906\nd. 2 Nov 1949|p3043.htm|Washington Lafayette Deem|b. 10 Mar 1872\nd. 12 Jun 1960|p493.htm|Frances Holland|b. 31 Oct 1870\nd. 5 Apr 1937|p3030.htm|William A. Deem|b. 1839\nd. 20 May 1916|p475.htm|Abigail H. Deem|b. Nov 1852\nd. 5 Jan 1940|p1020.htm|James Holland|b. unknown\nd. unknown|p3031.htm|Matilda Bishop|b. unknown\nd. unknown|p3032.htm|

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Birth*Edith Anita Deem was born on 28 September 1906 at Chesterville, Wood County, WV. 
Marriage*She married Eugene C Emerick on 21 March 1926 at Huntington, Cabell County, WV. 
Residence*Edith Anita Deem lived in 1949 at 2705 Emerson Ave, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV. 
Religion* In 1949 at Baptist Temple, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV. 
Death*She died on 2 November 1949 at 2705 Emerson Ave, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 43.1
Obituary*Her obituary published on 3 November 1949 at Parkersburg News, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV;
MRS. EUGENE EMERICK Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 2:30 p.m. from the Leavitt Funeral Home for Mrs. Edith Anita Emerick, 43, who died yesterday morning at her home, 2705 Emerson Ave., following an illness of three months. She was the wife of Eugene Emerick. Mrs. Emerick had been employed at the Montgomery Ward store in Parkersburg for eight years. She was a member of the Auxiliary of the Parkersburg Gideon Camp and the Baptist Temple, where she served as church clerk, sang in the choir, and was a member of the W.M.U. Surviving in addition to her husband are one son, Richard Eugene, two daughters, Helen and Donna, all at home; four brothers, Kermit, Clark and Walter Deem of Norfolk, Va; four sisters, Mrs. Nora Robbins of Washington, W. Va., Mrs. Elva Dickson and Mrs. Kathryn Coe, both of this city, and Mrs. Marian Phillips of Cairo, and her father, Washington L. Deem of this city. The Rev. T. B. Turley will officiate at services with burial following in the Mt. Zion Cemetery.2 
Burial*She was buried on 4 November 1949 at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Chesterville, Wood County, WV. 


Eugene C Emerick b. 27 April 1898, d. 1980

Last Edited2 Jun 2010


  1. [S2] Wood County WV Death Record.
  2. [S7] Obituary.