Pulliam Funeral Chapel
REBA I. TRAYLOR 71 Oblong, IL
VISITATION: 5 7 p.m. Friday February 2, 2001
FUNERAL: 11:00 a.m. Saturday
February 3, 2001
Reba I. Traylor 71 Oblong died Tuesday January 30, 2001 at Good Samaritan Hospital
Vincennes, Indiana. She was born in Oblong, IL. on August 23, 1929 and was the daughter of
Leonard Ivan & Effie Irene (Matheny) Kirk. On September 1, 1958 she married Henry G.
Traylor in Sugarland, Texas. Mr. Traylor died February 14, 1998. Reba was a former secretary
at the Oblong First Christian Church, and she was also a reporter for the Oblong Gem. She
was a member of the Oblong First Christian Church. During her years in Houston, Texas she
was active in the P.T.A. for the Grade and Jr. High schools. She held the office of President
twice and Hospitality for four years. Reba was a Life Member of Texas P.T.A. Reba is survived
by her parents Leonard & Effie Kirk; 5 Sons and Daughters-In-Laws Henry Traylor Jr., Randel
& Charlene Bachelor, Ronald & Anita Bachelor, Daniel & Deborah Bachelor and Thomas
Bachelor; 2 Daughters & Sons-In-Laws Rebecca "Becky" & James Bowen and Rhonda & Pat
Stone; 15 Grandchildren; 5 Great Grandchildren; 3 Brothers & Sisters-In-Laws Keith & Bev
Kirk, Noel & Rose Kirk and Gene & Janet Kirk; 2 Sister & Brothers-In-Laws Dawn & Wayne
Tracy and Karen & Donald Russell; 1 Sister-In-Law Judy Kirk; several nieces & nephews and
a special Daughter-In-Law Candy Gibb. Reba was preceded in death by her Husband and 1
Brother David Kirk.
Burial will be in Oblong Cemetery.