Thirza Beabout Headlee Obituary

Thirza B. Headlee
Worked as telephone operator for 44 years

Thirza B. Headlee, 81, of 487 Bridge Street, Waynesburg, died at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 25, 1994, in Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W. Va., following a two-week illness.

She was born December 31, 1912, in Washington Township, Greene County, a daughter of William L. and Margaret Taylor Bebout.

Mrs. Headlee lived her entire life in Greene County.

She was a member of the Sunset Rebekah Lodge No. 418 of Waynesburg.

Mrs. Headlee was employed by South Penn Telephone Co. for 44 years before retiring in 1974.

Her husband, Rex Headlee, died November 4, 1953.

Surviving are one sister, Helen Keener Cummins of Waynesburg; two brothers, Herschel L. Bebout of Amity R.D. 1 and James A. Bebout of Waynesburg R.D. 3; one niece, Shirley Henderson; seven nephews, William and George Keener, and Frank, Edward, Dennis, Ronald, and Gary Bebout; and several great-nieces and nephews.

HEADLEE - Friends of Thirza B. Headlee of 487 Bridge Street, Waynesburg, who died Thursday, August 25, 1994, will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in the Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home Inc., 197 North Maiden Street, Waynesburg, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 29, with evangelist Michael Duff officiating. Interment in Greene County Memorial Park.

Newspaper obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, PA)

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