Obituary of Mrs. Bessie Limbaugh Hall – 1983
Source: Page 2-A, The Herald Chronicle, Winchester, Franklin County, TN, Thursday Morning, Jan. 27, 1983.
See Transcriber Notes at end of document.
A Franklin County native, Mrs. Bessie Limbaugh Hall, died at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville Sunday after a short illness.
Mrs. Hall, a housewife, was a member of the Walnut Grove Methodist Church in Winchester.
She was born Oct. 10, 1902, to the late Andrew Limbaugh and Jennie Counts Limbaugh.
Services were held at Moore-Cortner Chapel at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Burial was in Winchester Memorial Park.
Mrs. Hall is survived by three sons, Otis Earl Hall and Elijah Hall, both of Winchester, Hugh Davis Hall, Belvidere; four daughters, Mrs. Opal Denson, Winchester, Mrs. Ruby Vaughn, Murfreesboro, Mrs. Neil Lewis, Laverne, and Mrs. Shirley LaFevers, Belvidere; four sisters, Mrs. Mildred Hall, Mrs. May Bell Garrett, Mrs. Ruby Johnson all of Winchester, and Mrs. Audrea Bowden, West Palm Beach, Fla.; three brothers, Chester Limbaugh, Cowan, Thomas Limbaugh, Belvidere, and Forrest Limbaugh, Winchester; 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
[Transcriber Notes: Obituary found amongst my grandmother’s documents that I inherited from my father. My grandmother was Jessie Velma (Durham) Bolden Womack. Bessie’s connection to my family is still unknown. If you are of this line, please contact me.
Bessie’s Parents: Andrew Limbaugh & Jennie (Counts) Limbaugh
Transcriber’s Recap of Survivors:
Otis Earl Hall of Winchester
Elijah Hall of Winchester
Hugh Davis Hall of Belvidere
Mrs. Opal Denson of Winchester
Mrs. Ruby Vaughn of Murfreesboro
Mrs. Neil Lewis of Laverne
Mrs. Shirley LaFevers of Belvidere
Mrs. Mildred Hall of Winchester
Mrs. May Bell Garrett of Winchester
Mrs. Ruby Johnson of Winchester
Mrs. Audrea Bowden of West Palm Beach, Fla.
Chester Limbaugh of Cowan
Thomas Limbaugh of Belvidere
Forrest Limbaugh of Wincheter
Transcribed by Josephine Bolden-Pani on 8 June 2001. I may be contacted at
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