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Obituary of

James Leslie Snell

1919-1983

Source: Newspaper clipping from unknown newspaper in Tennessee. See transcriber notes at end of document.

Obituary reads:

James Snell

James Leslie Snell, 63, died in the Franklin County Hospital Jan. 26. He was a retired truck driver for P and B Liquid Fertilizer of Decherd.

Snell was born in Franklin County June 14, 1919, to Athel Snell and Emma Warren Snell. He was of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services were at Moore-Cortner Capel Friday. The Rev. Neil Foster officiated.

Burial was in Mount Garner Cemetery, Decherd.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Wilma Durham Snell; two sons, Leonard Snell, Underwood, Ind., Leslie Mitchell Snell, Winchester; one daughter, Sheila McClure, Winchester,; one brother, Harry A. Snell, Winchester; three sisters, Mrs. Aldrene Pullen, Athens, Ala., Mrs. Nellie Munsey and Mrs. Bill Jean LaFever, both of Louisville, Ky.; and three 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: 1983

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

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