GALEY, Delia C. (Coy)

Date of birth: 5 Jan 1881 Bartholomew County, Indiana

Date of death: 31 Mar 1972 Bartholomew County, Indiana

Source: Franklin Daily Journal, Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana, March 31, 1972

Delia Galey dies today
      Mrs. Delia Galey, 91, resident of Shady 
Nook Rest Home, Columbus route four, 
died 8 a.m. today at Bartholomew County 
Hospital.  She had been ill for 12 years. 
      Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday 
at Vandivier-Parsley South-Edinburg Chapel.  
Friends may call there after 2 p.m. Sunday.
      Rev. Ray Bozell of Flat Rock will offi-
ciate, assisted by Rev. Richard Gillum of 
Edinburg.  Burial will be in Rest Haven 
Cemetery in Edinburg.
      Born Jan. 5, 1881, in Bartholomew 
County to John W. Coy and the former 
Hannah Milnes, she married William Galey 
on Jan. 29, 1909.  He died June 17, 1960.  
She was a member of New Bethel Christian 
Church.
      Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Mar-
cella Lee, Columbus route four, one grandchild 
and a brother, Emerson Coy, Shelbyville.
      Also surviving are four sisters: Mrs. Arie 
Fordyce, Edinburg, Mrs. Gladys McKee, 
Ocean Side, Calif., Mrs. Esma Campbell, 
Brookville, Pa., and Mrs. Bessie Campbell, 
Barnesboro, Pa.
      One son preceded her in death in 1916.

Source: Columbus Evening Republican, Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, March 31, 1972

MRS. DELLA GALEY DIES AT HOSPITAL
      Mrs. Della Galey, 91, of Route 4, a resident 
of Shady Nook nursing home in Columbus, died 
today at Bartholomew County Hospital.  Mrs. 
Galey had been in ill health for 12 years.
      Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. 
Monday at the Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home 
on Road 31 near Edinburg.  The Rev. Ray Bozell 
and the Rev. Richard Gillium will conduct the
 services with burial at Rest Haven Cemetery.  
Persons may call after 2 p.m .Sunday at the funeral 
home.
      Mrs. Galey was born Jan. 5, 1881 in Bartho-
lomew County, the daughter of John W. and 
Hannah Milnes Coy.  She was married to William 
Galey Jan. 27, 1909.  He died in 1960.  Mrs. 
Galey was a member of the New Bethel Christian 
Church.
      Survivors include a duaghter, Mrs. Marcella 
Lee of Route 4; a brother, Emerson Coy of Shelby-
ville route 4; four sisters, Mrs. Arie Fordyce of 
Edinburg, Mrs. Gladys McKee of Oceanside, Calif., 
Mrs. Emma Campbell of Brookville, PA. and Mrs. 
Bessie Campbell of Barnesboro, Pa., and a grandchild.  
A son died in 1916.

Submitted by Mark Wirey

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