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Obituary of

Alton Sells

abt 1904-1982

Source: Newspaper clipping from unknown newspaper in Tennessee.

See transcriber notes at end of document.

Obituary reads:

Alton Sells

A former Franklin County native and retired carpenter, Alton Sells, died in Corcoran, Calif. on Jan. 10, after a lengthy [sic] illness. He was 78.

Services were held on Wednesday, Jan 12, at 2 p.m. in the Bledsoe Funeral Home, Corcoran. The Rev. James Smith, Church of the Nazarene, conducted.

Sells is survived by his wife, Alice Owens Sells, Corcoran; one daughter, Martha Whitworth, Corcoran; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

 

TRANSCRIBER NOTES:

Transcribed from a newspaper clipping found amongst the papers belonging to my grandmother, Jessie Velma (Durham) Bolden Womack.

Handwritten on the obituary is: Jan 24, 1982 County Paper

Transcribed on September 6, 2000 by Josephine Anne (Bolden) Pani.

I may be contacted at: soareagl@inreach.com

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