Nellie E Boice

b. 21 November 1908, d. 16 April 1945

Nellie Boice Deem and Walter Lloyd Deem

Father*Frank Boice b. ?, d. ?
Mother*Emma Shriner b. ?, d. ?
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Birth*Nellie E Boice was born on 21 November 1908 at Wirt County, WV.1 
Marriage*She married Walter Lloyd Deem, son of Moses Ellsworth Deem and Ruby Agnes Shepard, circa 1930. 
Residence*Nellie E Boice lived in 1945 at 414 Neal St, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.1 
Death*She died on 16 April 1945 at St. Joseph Hospital, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 36; Died of Eclampsia along with her child.1
Obituary*Her obituary published on 17 April 1945 at Parkersburg News, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Mrs. Nellie Deem and Infant.
Mrs. Nellie E Deem, 35 and infant son, 414 Neale St., South Parkersburg, both died yesterday at 1:30 p.m. at St Joseph's Hospital following and illness of one day.

She was born at Creston, W.Va. and had lived in Parkersburg for the past 22 years. Mrs. Deem was a member of the South Parkersburg Baptist Church for a number of years.

She is survived by her husband Walter L. Deem: two sons, Robert and Fred H Deem both at home; two daughters, Jo Ann and Shirley Marie, both at home; parents Mr. and Mrs. Frank Boice of Mineral Wells, W.Va; two brothers Fred H Boice of Parkersburg and Roy W Boice in the armed forces in france; three sisters, Mrs. Milred Nolan and Mrs. Grace Lowe both of South Parkersburg and Mrs. Beulah Golden of Baltimore, Md.

Both mother and son were removed to the Shaver & Co. funeral home on Murdock Av., and funeral arrangements are incomplete.2
Burial*She was buried on 19 April 1945 at Foley Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.1
Headstone*Headstone on 20 April 1945 at Evergreen South, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.3


Walter Lloyd Deem b. 1 November 1911, d. 31 August 1977

Last Edited8 Dec 2011


  1. [S2] Wood County WV Death Record.
  2. [S7] Obituary.
  3. [S113] Headstone.