Rachel Jackson Holbrook
Mrs. Rachel Holbrook, nee Jackson, 76 died in the home of her son and family, Mr. and Mrs. Troy Jackson, Elizabethtown, Monday morning .
Mrs. Holbrook, the daughter of W.T. and Mary Jackson had been born near Peters Creek. In her younger days had taught school in Hardin and Gallatin County. After the death of her husband, Dee Holbrook, several years ago, she had made her home with her son.
Survivors are her son, Troy, a step son, W.D. Holbrook, a brother, Sam Jackson and a half sister, Mrs. Rhoda Laird, three grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Funeral services with the Rose Funeral Home in charge was held in the Mission here Wednesday with Rev. Raymond rose officiating. Interment was in the IOOF cemetery.
Hardin County Independent-Tuesday-19 May 1959
From Wanda Patton Reed