Eleanor Grace Deem

b. 25 June 1927, d. 17 December 2001

Father*Moses Ellsworth Deem b. 17 Jul 1881, d. 6 Feb 1941
Mother*Ruby Agnes Shepard b. 22 May 1885, d. 20 May 1930
Eleanor Grace Deem|b. 25 Jun 1927\nd. 17 Dec 2001|p52.htm|Moses Ellsworth Deem|b. 17 Jul 1881\nd. 6 Feb 1941|p24.htm|Ruby Agnes Shepard|b. 22 May 1885\nd. 20 May 1930|p39.htm|Ozias Deem|b. 26 Oct 1848\nd. 13 Apr 1929|p23.htm|Catherine Grim|b. 20 Dec 1852\nd. 12 Nov 1924|p57.htm|Joseph W. Shepard|b. 18 Sep 1858\nd. 31 Oct 1936|p40.htm|Annie L. Anderson|b. 25 Dec 1863\nd. 10 Jan 1893|p56.htm|

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Birth*Eleanor Grace Deem was born on 25 June 1927 at Parkersburg, Wood Coumty, WV.1 
(Living With Parents) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1930 in the household of her parents Moses Ellsworth Deem and Ruby Agnes Shepard at Tygart District, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Mose E Deem 48 occupation barber, Ruby A Deem 44, Walter T Deem 18, Albert Deem 16, Delbert Deem 16, Faye Deem 15, Lois Deem 11, Elma Deem 9, Audrey Deem 6, Velma Deem 4, Eleanore Deem 2 9/12, Helen Martin 28.2
Misc Document* Letter written to Eleanor from Mose when he had to give her up. on 6 November 1931 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.
Education*Eleanor Grace Deem was educated in 1946 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Parkersburg High School. 
Marriage*She married Robert Glen Roberts on 19 June 1948 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Minster Arnold E Tulloh.1
Death*Eleanor Grace Deem died on 17 December 2001 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 74; St. Joseph Hospital. 
Obituary*Her obituary published on 18 December 2001 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Eleanor Grace Deem Roberts, 74, of Parkersburg, died Dec. 17, 2001, at St. Joseph's Hospital. She was born in Parkersburg, a daughter of the late Mose Ellsworth and Ruby Agnes Shepard Deem. She graduated from Parkersburg High School in 1946. When she was young, she worked at Kresge's. She was a homemaker and a Christian. She is survived by eight sons, Robert Glen, H, David Dean and his wife, Terest, Joseph Neal. Daniel Gene and his wife, Robin, Jonathan Logan and his wife Gabrielle, Jeffrey Alan and his wife Rose E.. Philip Olin and Jerry Linden; thee daughters. Wanda Lynn Davis and her husband. Larry D., Kathryn Ann Montgomery and Regina Sue Bock and her husband, Craig; two sisters, Faye Kirk Davis and Lois Stewart Yeator, 18 grandchildren and four g. grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert G. Roberts; six brothers and four sisters. Services will be held 11 am. Thursday at New Hope Baptist Church. Rev. Shawn Hall and Rev. Michael Davis will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at Leavitt Funeral Home of Parkersburg. 
Burial*She was buried on 20 December 2001 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Sunset Memorial Gardens. 


Robert Glen Roberts b. 31 December 1929, d. 11 April 1993

Last Edited25 Jun 2011


  1. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.
  2. [S5] 1930 Census Wood County WV Tygart District.