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Transcribed and submitted by: E. J. & C. Keen

Source: Copies of Original Records

3rd May 1947 - 5th February 1948

 

Name: Laura Sue Bentley
Place of Death: Dist 11, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Madison
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Single
Date of Birth: Apr 6, 1934
Birthplace:  Wilson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 12, 1947
Age: 13 years 1 month 6 days
Occupation: School Girl
Name of Father: R. J. Bentley
Name of Mother: Maggie Oldham - Wilson Co., Tennessee
Physician: Joe Sutherland
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 14, 1947    11am    Pilot Knob Methodist
Name of Cemetery: Bentley
Clergyman: Henry Taylor
Informant: R. J. Bentley, Rt 3, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Lillie Mae Watson
Place of Death: at home, Canton, Trigg Co., Kentucky
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Birthplace:  Clay Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 11, 1947
Age: 62 years 11 months 4 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: Jesse Reecer - Clay Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Rebecca Nevins - Caly Co., Tennessee
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 13, 1947    2pm    New Hope
Name of Cemetery: New Hope - Clay Co., Tennessee
Informant: Lester T. Watson, Canton, Kentucky

Name: Eli Johnson Cothron
Place of Death: Dist 4, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Mar 3, 1874
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 13, 1947
Age: 73 years 2 months 10 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Willie Robert Cothron - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Susan McDuffy - Macon Co., Tennessee
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 15, 1947    11am    Lafayette Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: family burial ground
Clergyman: Henry Russell
Near Relatives: daughter: Mrs. Wilson Meador - Lafayette; sisters: Mrs. Myrtle Gregory - Nashville, Mrs. Sally Gregory - Dixon Springs; brother: Willie Cothron - Pleasant Shade
Informant: Mrs. Wilson Meador, Lafayette, Tennessee

Name: Rosie Melvina Austin
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Ft. Head
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Aug 27, 1942
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 17, 1947
Age: 4 years 8 months 20 days
Name of Father: L. C. Austin
Name of Mother: Sadie Bell Buck
Physician: Reuben Johnson - Portland
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 18, 1947    2:30pm    at home
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Near Relatives: father & mother; half brother: James A. Austin - Indianapolis, Indiana; grandfather: James R. Buck - Portland; grandmother: Mrs. Mallie Austin - Portland; uncle: Alfred Buck - Indianapolis, Indiana
Informant: Mrs. L. C. Austin, Rt 1, Ft. Head, Tennessee

Name: Joseph D. Cox
Place of Death: Lakeland, Jefferson Co., Kentucky
Hospital: Central State (?)
Color, Sex: Married
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Oct 18, 1900
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 18, 1947
Age: 46 years 7 months
Occupation: Mechanic
Name of Spouse: Lillian Cox - 45
Name of Father: B. A. Cox
Name of Mother: Bettie Suddarth - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 20, 1947    1pm    home of Bettie Cox
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Clergyman: E. R. McCord
Near Relatives: sisters: Miss Mattie Lou Cox, Mrs. Warren Leath - Bethpage, Mrs. H. A. Mir - Nashville
Informant: Mrs. Bettie Cox, Rt 1, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: Gerald Lee Merritt
Place of Death: at home, Dist 1, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White
Date of Birth: May 21, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 21, 1947
Name of Father: Virgle Merritt - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Rulene Dyer - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: W. M. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 21, 1947
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Informant: Virgle Merritt, Rt 1, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: Frank Douglas Williams
Place of Death: Dist 1, Lebanon, Wilson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: McFarland
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Sep 24, 1946
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 25, 1947
Age: 8 months 1 day
Name of Father: Raymond Williams
Name of Mother: Ruby Nell Meadors
Physician: Dr. Turner - Lebanon
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 26, 1947    11am
Name of Cemetery: Bradley
Clergyman: Vernon Thompson
Informant: Raymond Williams, Rt 3, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Claudie Mai Shrum
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, 200 Bowyer St., Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female 
Marital Status: Divorced
Date of Birth: May 12, 1904
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 25, 1947
Age: 43 years 14 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: John Mecks - Burnsides, Kentucky
Name of Mother: Cammie Cox
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 27, 1947    2pm    Bethpage Methodist E. Church
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Clergyman: Rev. H. H. Parsons
Near Relatives: father
Informant: Mrs. Louise Cox, 1406 Depot St., Old Hickory

Name: Lewis Richard Freeman
Place of Death: Niles, Berrien Co., Michigan
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Death: May 26, 1947
Date, Time, Place of Service: May 23, 1947    11am    Westmoreland Baptist Church  
Name of Cemetery: Haysville

Name: Mrs. Leathie Ann Tuttle
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Macon Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 19, 1874
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 29, 1947
Age: 73 years 4 months 10 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Spouse: Tom Tuttle - 76
Name of Father: John Brown
Name of Mother: Tetle Tuttle
Date, Time, Place of Service: May 31, 1947    11am    at home 
Name of Cemetery: Tuttle
Clergyman: Everett Lyles
Near Relatives: sons: Arthur Tuttle, Lewis Tuttle, Robbin Tuttle - Rt 2, Westmoreland; daughters: Mrs. Effie Carter, Mrs. Lettie Taylor, Mrs. Telia Stinson - Rt 2, Westmoreland, Mrs. Nellie Riddle - Adolphus, Kentucky
Informant: Mr. Tom Tuttle, Rt 2, Westmoreland

Name: Fannie Elizabeth Ausbrooks
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jul 2, 1872
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 31, 1947    11am
Age: 74 years 10 months 29 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Spouse: Sam Ausbrooks - 69
Name of Father: John Gant
Name of Mother: Mary Kirkham
Physician: Dittes
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 1, 1947    2:30pm    Corinth
Name of Cemetery: Corinth
Near Relatives: husband; children: Orbin Ausbrooks - Mitchellsville, Anthony Ausbrooks - Goodlettsville, Dennis Ausbrooks, Talmage Ausbrooks, Mrs. Hester Scott; brother: Virgil Gant - all of Portland; sister: Media Ashlock - Ft. Head
Informant: Sam Ausbrooks, Rt 2, Portland

Name: Kenneth Ray Cowan
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Apr 12, 1942
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 7, 1947
Age: 5 years 1 month 25 days
Name of Father: Henry Cowan - Clay Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Sallie Mai Brazzell
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 8, 1947    2:30pm    Bush Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Bush Chapel
Clergyman: H. L. Olmstead
Near Relatives: mother
Informant: Mrs. Sarah Brazzell, South Tunnel, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Mattie Dillard
Place of Death: at home, Dist 9, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Black, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: 1881
Birthplace:  Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 7, 1947
Age: 66 years
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: Charlie Vaughan - Smith Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Mattie Rankins - Smith Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 9, 1947    at home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Willie Gregory
Informant: George Herrod, Rt 3, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Mallie Mahaney
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: May 7, 1871
Birthplace:  Monroe Co., Kentucky
Date of Death: Jun 11, 1947
Age: 76 years 1 month 4 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Father: Billy Cornwell
Physician: Simonton
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 12, 1947    2pm    Ackersville Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Ackersville
Near Relatives: sons: Mark Mahaney - Ft. Head, H. C. Mahaney - Lafayette; daughter: Mrs. Virgie Shaw - Lafayette
Informant: Mrs. Mark Mahaney, Rt 1, Ft. Head

Name: Mrs. Maggie Lou Kirkham
Place of Death: Dist 14, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Sep 15, 1879
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 13, 1947
Age: 67 years 8 months 28 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: James H. Kirkham - 67
Name of Father: Doc Wallace
Name of Mother: Phoebe Ashlock
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 15, 1947    2pm    Pleasant Hill
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Hill
Clergyman: A. J. Sloan
Near Relatives: Leslie Kirkham, Homer Kirkham, James Kirkham - Ft. Head, Talmage Kirkham - Knoxville, Leonard Kirkham - Portland, Wilburn Kirkham - Gallatin, Howard Kirkham - Nashville, Miss Mable Kirkham - Ft. Head, Mrs. Walter Sherron - Bethpage, Mrs. O. B. Brown, Mrs. Albert West - Portland
Informant: J. H. Kirkham, Ft. Head, Tennessee

Name: Thomas Norman Davis
Place of Death: at home, Dist 4, 65 Woodard St., Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male 
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Nov 16, 1869
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 14, 1947    10:45am
Age: 77 years 6 months 28 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Phebe Davis - 69
Name of Father: Billy Davis
Name of Mother: Sarah Ann Morrison
Physician: Health Dept.
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 15, 1947    Corinth
Name of Cemetery: Corinth
Clergyman: Calvin Gregory
Informant: Mrs. Phebe Davis, 65 Woodard St., Rt 141, Nashville, Tennessee

Name: David Thomas Bruce
Place of Death: at home Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Apr 11, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 19, 1947
Age: 2 months 8 days
Name of Father: William T. Bruce
Name of Mother: Bennie Irene McClanham
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 20, 1947    10am    at home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: William T. Bruce, 302 W. Smith St., Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Carl Gwin Brown
Place of Death: at home, Dist 1, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Jun 5, 1947
Birthplace:  Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 19, 1947
Age: 14 days
Name of Father: Carl Brown
Name of Mother: Lovall Gifford - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: James Gwin
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 20, 1947
Name of Cemetery: McDonald - Macon Co., Tennessee
Informant: Carl Brown - Castalian Springs, Tennessee

Name: Frank Lauderdale
Place of Death: at home, Dist 1, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Black, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 14, 1895
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 23, 1947
Age: 52 years 2 months 9 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Bettie Lauderdale - 51
Name of Father: Mack Lauderdale
Name of Mother: Halie Dickerson
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 26, 1947    1pm    Hickory Grove Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Lauderdale
Informant: John Lauderdale, Rt1, Castalian Springs

Name: Albert Brown
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, 33 Bledsoe St., Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Black, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: 1869
Birthplace:  Davidson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 26, 1947
Age: 78 years
Occupation: Retired from Saw Mill
Name of Spouse: Sallie Brown - 58
Name of Father: Aaron Brown
Name of Mother: Frances Cartwright
Physician: Dr. C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 27, 1947    2pm    Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Statton & Dan High
Informant: Mrs. Sallie Brown, 33 Bledsoe St., Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Alvis Pascal Russell
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Divorced
Date of Birth: Aug 22, 1874
Birthplace:  Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 28, 1947
Age: 72 years 10 months 6 days
Occupation: Carpenter
Name of Father: Elam Russell
Name of Mother: Cammie Wood
Physician: Lovelace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 29, 1947    2pm    Methodist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: James Elder
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. Adelle Sindle - Gallatin, Lera Russell - Canal Zone, Don Q. Russell - Statesboro, Georgia, Helen R. Landry - Pensacola, Florida; brothers: B. E. Russell, Peyton Russell - Willette, Tennessee; grandchild: Faye Allen Sindle - Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. Adelle Sindle, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Nancy Marie Edmonds
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Vanderbilt
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Nov 24, 1945
Birthplace:  Davidson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 4, 1947
Name of Father: Richard Edmonds
Name of Mother: Ruth Hunt - Wilson Co., Tennessee
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 5, 1947    3pm
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: James Elder
Informant: Mrs. Ruth Edmonds, 305 W. Winchester St., Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Minnie Lee Rice
Place of Death: Dist 1, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Colored, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 1, 1896
Birthplace:  Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 14, 1947
Age: 51 years 2 months 13 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Spouse: Jake Rice - 63
Name of Father: John Franklin - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Percilla Reed - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 16, 1947    1pm    at home
Name of Cemetery: Caymon
Clergyman: Sister Witt
Near Relatives: children: George Washington Rice - Gallatin, John Ennie Rice, Roxie Lee Rice, Jacob Rice, Jr. - Castalian Springs, Joe L. Rice - Gallatin, Mary Golainer Rice, Moses Lee Rice, Mary Lou Rice, Maggie Mai Rice, Nathan Rice - Castalian Springs
Informant: Jake Rice, Rt 1, Castalian Springs

Name: Mrs. Rachel Casteel
Place of Death: Dist 8, Cottontown, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 19, 1947
Age: 68 years
Occupation: Invalid
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 20, 1947    2:30pm    Bush Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Bush Chapel
Clergyman: James Elder
Informant: Johnnie Casteel, 1909 S. Kerth Ave., Evansville, Indiana

Name: Mary Lou Smith
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson, Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Sep 6, 1873
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 21, 1947
Age: 73 years 10 month 15 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Father: O. D. Brazier
Name of Mother: Lizzie Jernigan - Illinois
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 23, 1947    3pm    Methodist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: James Elder & Rev. George
Near Relatives: children: Mary E. Black, Leonard B. Smith - Gallatin, Naomi Bruce - Indianapolis, Indiana; brother: Zack Brazier - Gallatin; sister: Mrs. Laura Reed - Cottontown; 3 grandsons; 1 granddaughter, 1 great granddaughter
Informant: Mrs. Mary E. Black, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Leslie Thomas Duffer
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, W. Franklin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 1, 1888
Birthplace:  Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 28, 1947
Age: 59 years 5 months 27 days
Occupation: Painter
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Naioma Duffer - 43
Name of Father: Billie Duffer - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Rebecca Duffer - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. C. D. Robbins
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 30, 1947    10am
Clergyman: Gallatin
Near Relatives: wife; children: William Duffer - Louisville, Kentucky, Mrs. Sarah Lee Brown, Mrs. Charles Hunter, James Thomas Duffer, Billie Glen Duffer, Bettie Tarent Duffer - Gallatin; brother: Jim Duffer - Dallas, Texas; sister: Mrs. Fannie Clark - Dallas, Texas; half brother: Brodie Duffer - Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. Naimona Duffer, Franklin St., Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: James Brode Kirkham
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 8, 1884
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 31, 1947
Age: 63 years 5 months 23 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Susie Kirkham - 61
Name of Father: Johnie Kirkham
Name of Mother: Eliza Bradley
Physician: Dr. Simonton - Portland
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 1, 1947    2pm    Pleasant Hill Baptist Chruch
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Hill
Clergyman: Rev. A. J. Sloan
Near Relatives: wife: Mrs. Susie Kirkham - Ft. Head; daughter: Mrs. Alma Grubles - Portland; foster child: Raymond Reddick - Ft. Head; brothers: Shirley Kirkham - Indianapolis, Indiana, Minus Kirkham - Ohio; sisters: Mrs. Nora Parker - Indianapolis, Indiana, Miss Minnie Kirkham - Ft. Head
Informant: M. W. Grubbs, Rt 2, Portland, Tennessee

Name: Ida H. Clouse
Place of Death: Madison, Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 31, 1883
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 1, 1947    6:15pm
Age: 64 years 2 months 5 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Spouse: Ottis R. Clouse - 56
Name of Father: Briley Dempsey
Name of Mother: Sally Boyd
Physician: Roy R. Bowers
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 3, 1947    2pm    Hollis Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: Rev. Charlie Harper
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. Catherine Stout - Oak Ridge; Jack Clouse - Lansing, Michigan, Glen Clouse - Ft. Head, Lera McCloud - Ft Head; brother; 3 half brothers; 3 half sisters; 16 grandchildren
Informant: Mr. Ottis R. Clouse, Rt 2, Portland, Tennessee

Name: Charlie Perry
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jun 14, 1873
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 4, 1947
Age: 74 years 1 month 20 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Laura Perry - 73
Name of Father: William M. Perry
Name of Mother: Savanah Anglea
Physician: Dr. W. W. Roark
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 5, 1947    4:30pm    New Hope
Name of Cemetery: New Hope
Clergyman: Rev. Everett Lyles
Near Relatives: wife; children: Mrs. Vallie Tuttle - Westmoreland, Mrs. Goldie Roberson, Luther Perry - Nashville; brother: Jack Perry - Colorado, Russell Perry, Ernest Perry - Westmoreland; sisters: Mrs. Mattie Hosale - Nashville, Mrs. Lula York - Cleveland, Ohio
Informant: Mrs. Laura Perry, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Pamelia Frances Perdue
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Feb 2, 1870
Birthplace:  Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 6, 1947    9pm
Age: 77 years 6 months 2 days
Occupation: Invalid
Name of Father: Hiram Warren
Name of Mother: Pamelia Madden - Kentucky
Physician: Dr. C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 5, 1947    2:30pm    Friendship Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Friendship
Clergyman: Rev. H. A. Russell
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. Sam Scott - Castalian Springs, Arthur Perdue - Gallatin; brother: John Parkhurst - Murfreesboro; grandchild: Robert Perdue - Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. Arthur Perdue, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: James Robert Gammons
Place of Death: Evansville, Indiana
Hospital: Nelborn Memorial
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Nov 23, 1943
Birthplace:  Michigan
Date of Death: Aug 7, 1947
Age: 3 years 8 months 14 days
Name of Father: Fred J. R. Gammons
Name of Mother: Ruby Tuttle
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 8, 1947    2pm    Pleasant Grove
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Grove
Clergyman: Ed Morris & Rev. Hale
Informant: Mr. Fred J. R. Gammons, 1613 Locust St., Evansville, Indiana

Name: Maggie Stamps Carter
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Oct 18, 1871
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 8, 1947
Age: 75 years 9 months 20 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Father: James A. Stamps - Allen Co., Kentucky
Name of Mother: Frances Garrison - Allen Co., Kentucky
Physician: Dewey Foster
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 10, 1947    2pm    Westmoreland Methodist
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Clergyman: Charles Cunningham & Rev. J. E. Trotter
Near Relatives: Miss Kathleen Carter, Joe Carter - Westmoreland, Will Carter, E. C. Carter - Nashville, Thomas Carter, E. E. Carter, J. Y. Carter - Indianapolis, Indiana; brothers: Sam Stamps - Mt. Juliet, Tom Stamps - Hendersonville; sisters: Mrs. Rena Durham - Bethpage, Mrs. Lula Watkins - McEwen
Informant: Joe Carter, Westmoreland

Name: Nannie Rose Claiborne
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Dec 24, 1864
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 11, 1947    7:30am
Age: 82 years 7 months 17 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Father: Henry Johns - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: W. M. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 12, 1947    1pm    New Bethel
Name of Cemetery: New Bethel
Clergyman: Rev. Fuqua
Near Relatives: H. N. Claiborne - Fountain Run, Kentucky, N. B. Claiborne - Nashville, D. E. Claiborne, A. L. Claiborne - Lafayette, J. A. Claiborne - Gallatin, R. L. Claiborne - Westmoreland, Mrs. J. H. Combs - Westmoreland, Mrs. E. L. Meador - Burkesville, Kentucky
Informant: J. A. Claiborne, Gallatin

Name: Wanda Ann Carter
Place of Death: Dist 14, Ft. Head, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Aug 10, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 11, 1947
Age: 1 day
Name of Father: Corbie Carter
Name of Mother: Katie Calvert
Physician: Dr. Johnson
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 12, 1947    1:30pm    Fairfield
Name of Cemetery: Fairfield
Informant: Corbie Carter, Rt 3, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Lois Ann Perry
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Aug 13, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 20, 1947    10am
Age: 7 days
Name of Father: Howard Perry
Name of Mother: Mary Brown
Physician: W. W. Roark
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 21, 1947    10am    at home
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Grove
Informant: Howard Perry, Rt 2, Bethpage

Name: Patricia A? Key
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Vanderbilt
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Aug 20, 1947
Birthplace:  Davidson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 21, 1947
Age: 1 day
Name of Father: James Key
Name of Mother: Mary Kirks
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 22, 1947    1:30pm    Union Hill Church
Name of Cemetery: Union Hill
Clergyman: Rev. Fount Ray
Informant: James Key, Rt 4, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: James William Biggers
Place of Death: at home, Dist 1, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Sep 7, 1855
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 22, 1947    8:30pm
Age: 91 years 11 months 15 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Father: Greenberry Biggers
Name of Mother: Evelyn Loving
Physician: Ray Garrett - Dixon Springs
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 23, 1947    3pm    Castalian Springs M. E. Church
Name of Cemetery: Hartsville
Clergyman: A. D. Robertson 
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. E. J. Corum - Castalian Springs, Mrs. J. D. Brasier - East Springs, Mrs. J. W. Wilks - Gallatin; 1 granddaughter: Mrs. T. W. Pendarvis - Castalian Springs; 1 grandson: John William Wilks; 1 great grandson: Maurice Pendarvis - Castalian Springs; 2 step granddaughters: Carolyn & Irene Wilks - Nashville; 1 niece: Mrs. John Winfrey - Detroit
Informant: Mrs. J. D. Brasier, Castalian Springs, Tennessee

Name: Clarence Willard Baulch
Place of Death: at home, Dist 9, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Single
Date of Birth: Aug 27, 1879
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 22, 1947    11pm
Age: 67 years 11 months 25 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Alfred Baulch
Name of Mother: Mollie Hudson
Physician: Dr. Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 24, 1947    3pm    Salem M. E. Church
Name of Cemetery: Stone
Clergyman: George
Informant: N. H. Baulch, Rt 1, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: William Wesley Leath
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Mar 21, 1872
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 28, 1947    7pm
Age: 75 years 5 months 7 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Father: Charlie Leath - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Margaret Smith - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: Thomas Carmon - Franklin
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 30, 1947    11am    Eulia
Name of Cemetery: Eulia
Clergyman: Floyd Freeman & Everett Lyles
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. F. W. Lambert - Westmoreland, Kenneth Leath - Portland; brothers: Leslie Leath - Portland, Bailey Leath - Lafayette; sister: Mrs. Jim Stone - Westmoreland
Informant: Mrs. F. W. Lambert, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Grundy Head, Jr.
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Hubbard
Color, Sex: Black, Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 5, 1947
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Father: Grundy Head, Sr.
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 7, 1947    2pm    Hickory Grove
Name of Cemetery: Bates
Clergyman: Rev. Farley
Informant: Russell Head, Rt 1, Castalian Springs

Name: Calvin Graves
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Ma 10, 1870
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 13, 1947
Age: 77 years 6 months 3 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Flauda Graves - 64
Name of Father: Byrd Graves
Name of Mother: Julia Etta Harris
Physician: Dewey Foster
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 14, 1947    1pm    Fairfield
Name of Cemetery: Fairfield
Clergyman: J. H. Hale
Near Relatives: wife; children: Henry Etta Graves - Westmoreland, Mrs. Annie Law - Scottsville, Mrs. Delia D. Keen - Westmoreland; step-children: Homer Duffer - Westmoreland, Mrs. Pauline Tuttle - Westmoreland; brothers: Byrd Ellis Graves - Gallatin, Lonnie Graves - Westmoreland; sister: Mrs. Elmina Mays - Westmoreland
Informant: Mrs. Flaudie Graves, Rt 4, Westmoreland

Name: Mrs. Hattie Grandstaff
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, 466 N. Water St., Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female 
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Jul 13, 1875
Birthplace:  Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 16, 1947
Age: 72 years 2 months 3 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: Goad
Name of Mother: Jennie Kemp - Smith Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. C. D. Robbins
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 17, 1947    2pm    Bledsoe Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Bradley
Clergyman: Rev. Carey E. Witt
Near Relatives: children: Miss Essie Grandstaff - Gallatin, Mrs. Willie Gregory - Bethpage, Mrs. Laura Rittenberry; brothers: Frank Goad - Luther, Oklahoma, Buddy Goad - Wellston, Oklahoma; sisters: Mrs. Lucy Forkum, Mrs. Ella McCullough, Mrs. Bettie Huffines, Nashville, Mrs. Belle West - Lafayette
Informant: Mrs. Joe Rittenberry, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Sarah Iola Smith
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, 245 W. Main St., Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female 
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: May 13, 1867
Birthplace:  Housekeeping
Date of Death: Sep 18, 1947
Age: 80 years 4 months 5 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: Isaac Triggs
Name of Mother: Mary Bunyon
Physician: W. M. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 22, 1947
Name of Cemetery: Edgewater - Florida
Clergyman: Clyde Smith
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. Maude Evelyn Harvey - Gallatin, C. E. Smith - South Carolina; sister: Mrs. O. C. Hull - Phillipsburg, Kansas
Informant: Mrs. J. E. Harvey, Gallatin

Name: Larry Ray Hoskin
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Macon Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Aug 6, 1947
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 26, 1947
Name of Father: Garland Hoskin - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Edith Clark - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. Hancock
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 27, 1947    11am    at home
Name of Cemetery: Shrum - Macon Co., Tennessee
Clergyman: R. O. Sanders
Near Relatives: father & mother; brother: Harold Gean Hoskin; sister: Dixie Bell Hoskin - all of Westmoreland
Informant: Garland Hoskin, Rt 4, Westmoreland

Name: Minnie Ellison Hobdy
Place of Death: Springfield, Robertson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 12, 1872
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 27, 1947
Age: 75 years 4 months 15 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Charles Grant Hobdy - 80
Name of Father: Job Dye
Name of Mother: Dona Bradley
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 28, 1947    2pm    Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Maple Hill
Clergyman: Rev. H. L. Olmstead
Near Relatives: husband; daughter: Mrs. S. H. Stanfield - Nashville; brother: W. B. Dye - Springfield
Informant: C. G. Hobdy, Portland, Tennessee

Name: Marion B. Bursby
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Vanderbilt
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 10, 1878
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 29, 1947
Age: 69 years 7 months 19 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Arah Bursby - 70
Name of Father: John Bursby
Name of Mother: Nannie Dempsey
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 1, 1947    2pm    Cottontown Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Edgar Brown
Near Relatives: wife; children: Mrs. Redempta Kirkham - Indianapolis, Indiana, John A. Bursby - Gallatin, Alonza Bursby - Ft. Head; 7 grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Arah Bursby, Rt 1, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Susie Millie Hughes
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Sumner Co., Tennessee 
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Sep 15, 1872
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 8, 1947
Age: 70 years 23 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: Robert Duffer - Virginia
Name of Mother: Millie Graves
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 9, 1947    2pm    at home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: R. O. Sanders
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. J. W. Dyer, Charlie William Hughes; brother: Russ Duffer; sister: Mrs. Walter Anderson - all of Bethpage; 12 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. J. W. Dyer, Rt 1, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: James Alvin Bohannon
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Oct 9, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 9, 1947
Name of Father: William Bohannon - Jackson Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Martha F. Gammon
Physician: James Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 10, 1947    2pm
Name of Cemetery: Spring Hill
Informant: William L. Bohannon, Rt 1, Ft. Head, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Georgetta Carr
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed 
Date of Birth: Jun 12, 1851
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 10, 1947
Age: 96 years 3 months 28 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: King Carr - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Louisa Chamberlin - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dewey Foster
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 11, 1947    2pm    Pleasant Grove
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Grove
Near Relatives: children: Lillian Linville, Mrs. Myrtle Bransford - Westmoreland, W. A. Carr - Nashville; 11 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. H. M. Bransford, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Joe D. Williams
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jul 27, 1884
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 15, 1947
Age: 63 years 2 months 18 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Annie Williams - 55
Name of Father: Jim Williams
Name of Mother: Mattie Caldwell
Physician: Dewey Foster
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 16, 1947    2pm    Garretts Creek Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Caldwell
Clergyman: Everett Jones
Near Relatives: wife; son: Gordon Williams - Westmorelnad
Informant: Mrs. Annie Williams, Rt 4, Westmoreland

Name: Rubin Dillard
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Birthplace:  Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 16, 1947
Occupation: Farming
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 18, 1947    2pm    cemetery
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: Sadie DeMoss, 306 Bledsoe St., Gallatin

Name: Hugh Trousdale Moss
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: St. Thomas
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 23, 1879
Birthplace:  Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 22, 1947
Age: 68 years 7 months 29 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Lavonia Moss - 65
Name of Father: Joe Moss
Name of Mother: Rebecca Trousdale
Physician: William Cate
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 24, 1947    10:30am    Gallatin Methodist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gordonsville - Smith Co., Tennessee
Clergyman: James Elder
Near Relatives: wife; half brother: John Moss - Mt. Juliet
Informant: Mrs. Lavonia Moss, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Walter Virgil Creasy
Place of Death: at home, Dist 2, Macon Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Oct 24, 1888
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 23, 1947
Age: 58 years 11 months 29 days
Occupation: Merchant
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Cora Belle Creasy - 58
Name of Father: Joe Creasy
Name of Mother: Elizabeth Morris
Physician: Dr. Hix - Lafayette
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 24, 1947    2pm    Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Grove
Clergyman: Rev. A. J. Sloan
Near Relatives: wife; children: Mrs. Elizabeth Haynes - Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Mrs. Bessie Brown - Westmoreland, Mrs. Vera Gibbs, Mrs. Dollie Gibbs - Frankfort, Indiana, Miss Mary Creasy, Herman Garland Creasy - Westmoreland, Dewey Creasy; brother: Tom Creasy - Adolphus, Kentucky; sister: Mrs. Etta Pennula - North Carolina
Informant: Mrs. Murl Gibbs, Rt 3, Frankfort, Indiana

Name: Olie M. High
Place of Death: Dist 8, County Farm, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Sep 28, 1874
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 26, 1947
Age: 73 years 28 days
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Father: Ben High
Name of Mother: Mildred Edmonds
Physician: Louis Guild - Coroner
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 26, 1947    2pm    Union Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Rippy
Clergyman: Johnny Creasy
Informant: William H. Tuttle, Rt 4, Westmoreland

Name: William Richard Johnson
Place of Death: at home, Dist 9, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 9, 1878
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 31, 1947
Age: 69 years 8 months 22 days
Occupation: Farming
Name of Spouse: Cinderilla Johnson - 42
Name of Father: James Johnson
Name of Mother: Perry Lee Smith
Physician: James Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 2, 1947
Name of Cemetery: Frazier
Near Relatives: wife; Mrs. Mildred Ford - Jacksonville, Florida, Hubert Johnson, Jesse Johnson, James Johnson, Jewell Dean Johnson - Gallatin
Informant: Hubert Johnson, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Charles Henry Wallace, Jr.
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: St. Thomas
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 3, 1912
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 1, 1947
Age: 35 years 6 months 28 days
Occupation: Employee General Shoe
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Billie Wallace - 35
Name of Father: Charles H. Wallace, Sr.
Name of Mother: Mina Cobb
Physician: L. W. Edwards
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 3, 1947    2pm    Presbyterian Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Jo Ed Hollis & H. L. Olmstead
Near Relatives: wife; mother; brothers: Joe Wallace - Gallatin, J. B. Wallace - Memphis; Mrs. Fred Threadgill - Huston, Texas
Informant: Mrs. Bettie Wallace, 300  E. Main St., Gallatin

Name: Robert Webster Bruce
Place of Death: Indianapolis, Indiana
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 26, 1898
Birthplace:  Indianapolis, Indiana
Date of Death: Nov 2, 1947
Age: 49 years 7 months 6 days
Occupation: Merchant
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Naomi Bruce - 38
Name of Father: Robert Bruce
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 6, 1947    2:30pm    Eddie Black home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. James H. Elder
Near Relatives: wife
Informant: Mrs. Naomi Bruce, Indianapolis, Indiana

Name: Mrs. Addie Mitchell Magers
Place of Death: Los Angeles, California
Date of Death: Nov 2, 1947
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 8, 1947    chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: H. L. Olmstead

Name: John Elliott Brown
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: St. Thomas
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Dec 5, 1890
Birthplace:  Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 9, 1947
Age: 56 years 11 months 4 days
Occupation: Mechanic
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Fannie Brown - 56
Name of Father: John Brown - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Sarah Hall - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Physician: Cate
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 10, 1947    1:30pm    chapel
Name of Cemetery: Hartsville
Clergyman: A. D. Robinson
Near Relatives: wife; brothers: Joe Brown, Noel Brown - Hartsville; sister: Mrs. Oren Wright - Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. Fannie Brown - 209 Hume St., Gallatin

Name: Mrs. Sarah Carole Simpson
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Apr 22, 1880
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 10, 1947    9:50pm
Age: 67 years 6 months 18 days
Name of Father: Jasper Brizendine
Name of Mother: Margaret Harper
Physician: Dr. C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 11, 1947    2pm    Mt. Union Church
Name of Cemetery: Mt. Vernon
Near Relatives: daughter: Mrs. Clara Bell Whitson - Ft. Head; brother: Ezra Brizendine - Bethpage; sister: Mrs. Ellison West - Indianapolis, Indiana
Informant: Mrs. Clara Bell Whitson, Ft. Head, Tennessee

Name: Dr. Dewey Foster
Place of Death: Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Sep 30, 1898
Birthplace:  Allen Co., Kentucky
Date of Death: Nov 11, 1947
Age: 49 years 1 months 11 days
Occupation: Medical Doctor
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Lula May Foster - 51
Name of Father: William B. Foster _ Kentucky
Name of Mother: Mary Helen Wilson - Kentucky
Physician: Dr. Turnbull
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 13, 1947    10am    Westmoreland M. E. Church
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Grove
Clergyman: Rev. J. E. Trotter & C. R. Cunningham
Near Relatives: wife; children: Billie Foster, Caroline Foster; mother: Mrs. W. B. Foster - Westmoreland; brothers: Carl Foster - Westmoreland, Dr. Paul Foster - Lewisburg; sisters: Mrs. T. Y. Carter - Nashville, Mrs. Thomas Gilliam - Scottsville, Mrs. Charles Briley - Phoenix, Arizona
Informant: Mrs. Lula May Foster, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Robert Lewis Bush
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Aug 21, 1901
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 13, 1947
Age: 46 years 2 months 22 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Myrtle Bush - 33
Name of Father: Callis Bush
Name of Mother: Lillie Belle Brown
Physician: Dr. C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 14, 1947    1pm    Dry Fork Church
Name of Cemetery: Dry Fork
Clergyman: Rev. Vernon Thompson
Near Relatives: wife; children: Robert Lewis Bush, James Andrew Bush, Effie Belle Bush, Elizabeth Louise Bush, Geneva Bush, Bethel Ann Bush - Gallatin; sisters: Mrs. Lucille Ballinger - Gallatin, Mrs. Hattie Evelings - Indianapolis, Indiana
Informant: Mrs. Myrtle Bush, Rt 4, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Sarah Ann Stinson
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Westmoreland, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jul 18, 1877
Birthplace:  Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 14, 1947
Age: 70 years 3 months 26 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Erasmus D. Stinson - 74
Name of Father: Isaac S. Jenkins - Dade Co., Georgia
Name of Mother: Matilda Boston - Smith Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. James Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 16, 1947    10:30am    at home
Name of Cemetery: Eulia - Macon Co., Tennessee
Clergyman: Rev. C. B. Massey & F. W. Lambert
Near Relatives: husband; children: Mrs. Hester Pike, Mrs. Annie Bentle, Mrs. Ruth McIntryee - Evansville, Indiana, Mrs. H. G. Kirby, Effie Mae Stinson - Westmoreland, Hayden Stinson - Westmoreland, Homer Stinson - Evansville, Indiana; sisters: Mrs. Hettie Stinson - Midlothian, Texas, Mrs. Lizzie Harrison - Holland, Kentucky, Mrs. Matilda Bentle - Red Oak, Texas, Mrs. Susie King - Westmoreland, Mrs. Rebecca Sanders - Hartsville; 18 grandchildren

Name: Katherine Lee Whittemore
Place of Death: t home, Dist 2, Macon Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Dec 10, 1945
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 17, 1947
Age: 1 year 11 months 7 days
Name of Father: Lee Whittemore - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Delama Likens - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. L. C. Hix - Lafayette
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 18, 1947    11am    Cold Springs School
Name of Cemetery: Cold Springs - Macon Co., Tennessee
Clergyman: Rev. Floyd Freeman
Informant: Lee Whittemore, Rt 3, Macon Co., Tennessee

Name: William Thomas Wheeler
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: St. Thomas
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 25, 1875
Birthplace:  Jackson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 21, 1947
Age: 72 years 9 months 26 days
Occupation: Retired Section Foreman
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Martha Ann Wheeler - 63
Name of Father: Loranza D. Wheeler - Jackson Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Sarah Brown - Jackson Co., Tennessee
Physician: Jack Witherspoon
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 22, 1947    11am    at home
Name of Cemetery: Spring Hill
Clergyman: A. D. Robinson
Near Relatives: wife; children: Mrs. Mattie Thurman - Nashville, Thomas Curtis Wheeler - Nashville, Mrs. Lillie May Butler, W. T. Wheeler, Jr., Mrs. Louise Gillahan - Gallatin; Sam Wheeler - Hendersonville, West Wheeler - Hartsville; sisters: Mrs. Belle Hobbs - Lafayette, Mrs. Edna Williams - Hartsville
Informant: Mrs. Martha Wheeler, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Shelby Gean Gregory
Place of Death: at home, Dist 17, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Feb 21, 1945
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 23, 1947
Age: 2 years 9 months 2 days
Name of Father: Archie Gregory - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Nellie Frye - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. w. W. Roark
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 24, 1947    1pm    Eulia Church
Name of Cemetery: Eulia
Clergyman: Rev. F. W. Lambert
Informant: Mrs. Nellie Gregory, Rt 2, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: Charles William Harris
Place of Death: Dist 1, Lebanon, Wilson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: McFarland
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Dec 8, 1880
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 23, 1947
Age: 66 years 11 months 15 days
Occupation: Carpenter
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Lola Harris - 44
Name of Father: John S. Harris - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Jamie Vilbert - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. Turner
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 25, 1947    11am    Pleasant Grove Church
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Grove
Clergyman: Rev. J. E. Trotter
Near Relatives: wife; children: Mrs. Eunice Perry, Hubert Harris - Hanson, Kentucky, Mrs. Kathleen Parrish - Indianapolis, Indiana, Bobby Thomas Harris - Westmoreland; brothers: Steve Harris - Westmoreland, James Harris - Franklin, Kentucky; 10 grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Lola Harris, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Robert Louis McWhirter
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jul 14, 1924
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 27, 1947
Age: 23 years 4 months 13 days
Occupation: Employee Kraft Foods
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Jewel McWhirter - 28
Name of Father: Earl McWhirter
Name of Mother: Mabel Durham
Physician: Dr. Robert Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 28, 1947    2pm    chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: James Elder
Near Relatives: wife; father & mother; brothers: William Carl McWhirter, Cecil McWhirter, Kenneth McWhirter - Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. Jewel McWhirter, Gallatin, Tennessee 

Name: James Thomas Rains
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Dec 2, 1885
Birthplace:  Alabama
Date of Death: Nov 30, 1947
Age: 61 years 11 months 28 days
Occupation: Retired Care Taker of Cemetery
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Lassie Mai Rains - 44
Name of Father: John Rains
Name of Mother: Sarah Harris
Physician: Dr. Turner - McFarland Hospital
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 3, 1947
Name of Cemetery: Walker Co., Georgia
Informant: Mrs. Lassie Mai Rains, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Gary Wayne Tucker
Place of Death: at home, Dist 9, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Nov 28, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 30, 1947
Name of Father: Marion Tucker
Name of Mother: Margaret Todd
Physician: Dr. Robert Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 30, 1947    2:30pm    Union Hill
Name of Cemetery: Union Hill
Clergyman: Rev. Fountain Ray
Informant: Marion Tucker, Rt 4, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Peggy Joyce Gilbert
Place of Death: at home, Dist 8, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Dec 3, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 3, 1947
Name of Father: Charles Gilbert
Name of Mother: Mallie A. Maynard
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 3, 1947    1pm    cemetery
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: Charles Gilbert, Rt 1, Cottontown, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Nola Howell
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Macon Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 19, 1868
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 4, 1947
Age: 79 years 6 months 15 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Willie Howell - 83
Name of Father: Andrew McDole
Name of Mother: Lutisha Davis
Physician: Dr. Max Painter
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 5, 1947    11am    Siloam Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Siloam
Clergyman: Rev. F. W. Lambert
Informant: J. L. Howell, Rt 2, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Sarah Elizabeth Cage
Place of Death: at home, Dist 2, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Jul 18, 1853
Birthplace:  Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 9, 1947    5am
Age: 94 years 4 months 21 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: James Piper - Smith Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Eliza Haynie - Smith Co., Tennessee
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 10, 1947    11am    Monville Baptist
Name of Cemetery: Monoville
Informant: Mrs. W. H. Woodard, Rt 2, Gallatin

Name: Mary Mollie Baskerville
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Jul 2, 1873
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 9, 1947    4:55am
Age: 74 years 5 months 7 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: William Clark
Name of Mother: Vinie McRoy
Physician: W. W. Roark
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 10, 1947    2pm    Pleasant Hill
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Hill
Clergyman: Edgar Brown
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. Nettie Lee - Fountain Head, Bob Baskerville - Alvaton, Kentucky, Dick Baskerville - Auburn, Kentucky, Charlie Baskerville, Wade Baskerville - Ft. Head, Claude Baskerville - Uniontown, Kentucky, Mrs. Edith Satterfield - Indianapolis, Indaiana, Homer Baskerville - Ft. Head; half brother: Wade Clark - Hartsville
Informant: Mrs. Sam Satterfield, 837 Lexington Ave., Indianapolis, Indiana 

Name: Hershall Patterson Brinkley
Place of Death: at home, Dist 8, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Dec 23, 1894
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 9, 1947    10:15pm
Age: 53 years 11 months 16 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Rosie Lee Brinkley - 44
Name of Father: Gus Brinkley
Name of Mother: Lou Anna Cartwright
Physician: W. M. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 11, 1947    2pm    at home
Name of Cemetery: Brinkley
Near Relatives: wife; children: Joe Brinkley - Nashville, Leo, James, Virginia, Lillie, Gertrude, Paul, Wayne Brinkley - all of Gallatin; brothers: J. D. Brinkley - Gallatin, R. L. Brinkley - Nashville
Informant: Joe Brinkley, 325 Separation Center, Thompson Lane, Nashville

Name: Mrs. Annie Zelma Borders
Place of Death: Dist 17, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 4, 1900
Birthplace:  Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 10, 1947
Age: 47 years 11 months 6 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Wallace Borders - 56
Name of Father: Mannie Perdue
Name of Mother: Alice Perdue
Physician: Dr. R. W. Simonton
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 11, 1947    1pm    Roberts Tabernacle
Name of Cemetery: Mt. Olive
Clergyman: Young
Informant: Wallace Broders, Rt 3, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Charles Henry Meador
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Bethpage, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 19, 1880
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 12, 1947    7:30pm
Age: 67 years 10 months 23 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mrs. Maude Meador - 64
Name of Father: Tom Meador
Name of Mother: Mallie White
Physician: W. W. Roark
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 14, 1947    1pm    Bethpage Church
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Near Relatives: wife; children: Hugh Meador, Mrs. Marvin Tuttle - Bethpage, Mrs. George Harrison - Westmoreland, Mrs. Homer Hall - Bethpage, Mrs. Floyd Carter - Castalian Springs, Louis Meador, Russel Meador, Mrs. Coelle Hancock - Bethpage; sister: Mrs. Joe Moncrief - Westmoreland; half sister: Mrs. W. W. Roark - Bethpage
Informant: Mrs. Maude Meador, Rt 2, Bethpage

Name: Ninnie Hope Howell
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jun 15, 1891
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 13, 1947    2:15pm
Age: 56 years 7 months 28 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Spouse: J. A. Howell - 60
Name of Father: Willie Bentle - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Mary Woodard - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: County Health Doctor
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 15, 1947    11am    Siloam
Name of Cemetery: Siloam
Clergyman: Floyd Lambert
Near Relatives: husband; children: Mrs. Charlie Love, Willie Martin - Westmoreland, Mrs. Reuben Johns - Gallatin, Mrs. Charlie Mayes - Westmoreland, Mrs. Louis Mattews - Hartsville, Mrs. Paul Durham - Gallatin; brother: Wallace Bentle - Lewisburg; sisters: Mrs. Marlin McDole, Mrs. Charlie Hammock - Westmoreland
Informant: Willie Martin Howell, Rt 4, Westmoreland

Name: Flossie Louise Jenkins
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Dec 20, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 20, 1947
Name of Father: James D. Jenkins
Name of Mother: Flossie Cook
Physician: W. W. Roark
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 21, 1947    1pm
Name of Cemetery: Bradley
Informant: James D. Jenkins, Rt 3, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: John Owen Morris
Place of Death: Dist 1, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Veterans
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Single
Date of Birth: Jan 19, 1908
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 21, 1947
Age: 39 years 11 months 2 days
Occupation: Farmer - Veteran WWII
Name of Father: James Morris - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Lillie Belle Dobbs
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 22, 1947    10:30am    chapel
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: H. L. Olmstead
Informant: Mrs. Lillie Bell McCullough, Rt 1, Fountain Head

Name: Silas Sweat
Place of Death: at home, Dist 1, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Black, Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Apr 10, 1864
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 24, 1947
Age: 83 years 8 months 14 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Jack Sweat - Wilson Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Martha Wylie
Physician: Dr. Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 26, 1947    1pm    at home
Name of Cemetery: family burial ground
Clergyman: Rev. Farley & Tolliver
Informant: Mrs. Martha Sweat, Rt 1, Castalian Springs, Tennessee

Name: Laura Marie Gibson
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Moore
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Dec 31, 1947
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 31, 1947
Age: 20 minutes
Name of Father: Carl Gibson - Gibson Co., Tennessee 
Name of Mother: Mary Janie Smith - Glasgow, Kentucky
Physician: Robert Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 1, 1948    11am    at home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: Carl Gibson, Rt 3, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Drew Bass
Place of Death: Dist 4, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Colored, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: 1876
Birthplace:  Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 3, 1948
Age: 72 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Pricilla Bass - 60
Name of Father: Charlie Bass - Wilson Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Dollie Winn
Physician: L. C. Guild
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 5, 1948    1pm    at home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: Bessie Hall, Fort St., Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Robert Lee Merritt
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, 18 Morrison Ave., Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male 
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Feb 23, 1877
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 5, 1947
Age: 70 years 10 months 12 days
Occupation: Retired Elevator Operator
Name of Father: John Merritt
Name of Mother: Mary E. Aldridge - Illinois
Physician: Dr. Robert Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 7, 1948
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: H. L. Olmstead
Near Relatives: children: Henry & Charlie Merritt - Los Angles, California; brother: Vinson Merritt; sisters: Mrs. George Wills - Gallatin, Mrs. Beulah Woodbury - Detroit, Michigan, Mrs. Evie Redferrying - Tullahoma, Tennessee; 4 grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. George Wills, 18 Morrison Ave., Gallatin

Name: Mrs. Susie Ann Cantrell
Place of Death: at home, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Aug 11, 1859
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 7, 1948
Age: 88 years 4 months 26 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: Foster
Name of Mother: Wallace
Physician: Dr. W. W. Roark
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 8, 1948    1pm    Rock Bridge Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Rock Bridge
Clergyman: Rev. Edgar Brown
Informant: Henry Crowder, Rt 2, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Ada Perdue
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Ft. Head
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Mar 28, 1877
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 9, 1948    4:45pm
Age: 70 years 9 months 11 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Willie Perdue - 71
Name of Father: Bill Barber
Name of Mother: Ella Ann Hobdy
Physician: Ditters
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 11, 1948    1pm    Corinth Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Sherron
Near Relatives: husband; children: Mrs. Vera Ausbrooks - Gallatin, Roy Perdue - Indianapolis, Indiana, Ellis Perdue - Portland; brother: Charlie Barber - Portland; sisters: Mrs. Bessie Finn - Portland, Mrs. Donia Absher - Florida; half sister: Mrs. Jane Riggs - Adolphus, Kentucky, Mrs. Mary Martin - Indianapolis, Indiana
Informant: Willie Perdue, Rt 2, Portland, Tennessee

Name: Joe Chephus Sullivan
Place of Death: at home, Dist 10, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jun 10, 1868
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 19, 1948    10:30am
Age: 79 years 7 months 9 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Millie Jane Sullivan - 69
Name of Father: Jim Sullivan
Name of Mother: Ann Miller
Physician: Robert Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 21, 1948    12noon    Fairview
Name of Cemetery: Fairview
Clergyman: Oakley Cook
Near Relatives: wife; children: Mrs. John Dowels - Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Mrs. Rodie Summon, Mrs. Mary Carter, Mrs. Tilda Duffer, Tom Sullivan, Mrs. Minnie Love, Mrs. Ruth Love - Bethpage, Mrs. Roxie Crowder - Portland; brother: Swell Sullivan - Bethpage; sisters: Mrs. Bettie Harris - Portland, Mrs. Flora Jones - Hartsville
Informant: Mrs. Millie Jan Sullivan, Rt 2, Bethpage

Name: Mrs. Harriett Alice Wix
Place of Death: Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Jul 22, 1865
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 22, 1948    4:15pm
Age: 82 years 6 months
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: James Brown
Name of Mother: Mary Elizabeth Tuttle
Physician: Dr. Painter - Westmoreland
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 25, 1948    11am    Siloam
Name of Cemetery: Brown
Clergyman: Rev. Floyd Lambert
Near Relatives: children: Mrs. Pearl Woodard - South Tunnel, Mrs. Myrtle Howell, Mrs. Bessie Akin, Mrs. Mary Lambert - Westmoreland, Haywwod Wix, Jesse Wix - Evansville, Indiana, Clyde Wix - Westmoreland
Informant: John Howell, Rt 4, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Dan Miller
Place of Death: Dist 1, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: St. Thomas
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 2, 1880
Birthplace:  Allen Co., Kentucky
Date of Death: Jan 22, 1948
Age: 67 years 11 months 20 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Lou Rithie Miller - 65
Name of Father: Frank Miller - Kentucky
Name of Mother: Liza Pruitt - Kentucky
Physician: Henry Douglas - Nashville
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 24, 1948    1pm    Oakdale
Name of Cemetery: Walrond
Clergyman: Floyd Freeman
Near Relatives: Mrs. E. L. Brockett - Westmoreland, Raymond Miller - Adairsville, Kentucky, Dortha Miller - Westmoreland, Mrs. R. W. Walrond, Mrs. Leo Hire - Orlinda, Leo A. Miller - Hendersonville, Hershall Miller - Portland; 10 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild
Informant: Mrs. R. W. Walrond, Orlinda, Tennessee

Name: Fannie Dibrells
Place of Death: Dist 4, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Colored, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Jul 26, 1878
Birthplace:  Wilson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 28, 1948
Age: 67 years 6 months 2 days
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Father: Tony Burford - White Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Mattie Johnson - Arkansas
Physician: Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 30, 1948    11am    Avondale Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Henry Taylor
Informant: Mrs. Mary Ethel Pleasant, Mt. Juliet, Tennessee

Name: Mallie Gertrude Dorris
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: Sep 22, 1875
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 30, 1948
Age: 72 years 4 months 8 days
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Father: William H. Gilliam
Name of Mother: Susan A. Davis
Physician: Richard Mudd
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 1, 1948    11am    Pleasant Grove M. E. Church
Name of Cemetery: Pleasant Grove
Clergyman: Rev. J. L. Hale
Near Relatives: children: Homer, Fred, John & Tom Davis Dorris - Westmoreland, Sterling Dorris - Portland; brother: J. P. Gilliam - Gallatin, A. D. Gilliam - Portland; sisters: S. W. Brown - Westmoreland, Mrs. W. B. Merryman - Gallatin, Mrs. A. L. Nimmo - Westmoreland
Informant: Homer A. Dorris, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Shirlie Templeton
Place of Death: Lebanon, Wilson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: McFarland
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Jan 30, 1948
Birthplace:  Wilson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 30, 1948
Name of Father: Johnnie Templeton - Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Mary Etta Pike - Macon Co., Tennessee
Physician: Dr. Lowe - McFarland Hospital
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 31, 1948    12 noon    Siloam
Name of Cemetery: Siloam
Informant: Johnnie Templeton, Rt 2, Westmoreland, Tennessee

Name: Marion Robert Carter
Place of Death: at home, Dist 12, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Oct 28, 1887
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 31, 1948
Age: 60 years 3 months 3 days
Occupation: Farmer - WWI Veteran
Name of Spouse: Diana Carter - 54
Name of Father: Albert Carter
Name of Mother: Janie Tuttle
Physician: Halcomb - Scottsville
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 3, 1948    11:30am    Oak Grove
Name of Cemetery: Wolf
Clergyman: Curtis Brown
Near Relatives: step-children: Aubrey Emberton - Scottsville, Olive Emberton - Fort Dix
Informant: Mrs. Diana Carter, Rt 4, Westmoreland

Name: Ben Martin Wilburn
Place of Death: Dist 13, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 27, 1889
Birthplace:  Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 31, 1948
Age: 59 years 4 days
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Flossie Wilburn - 49
Name of Father: P. W. Wilburn - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Eleana Burrow - Arkansas
Physician: Robert Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 2, 1948    11am    Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Calvin Gregory
Near Relatives: children: Johnson Wilburn, Mrs. Gladys Tuck, Mrs. Gustine Roark - Gallatin; brothers: Joe Wilburn - Gallatin, Cordell Wilburn - Gallatin; sisters: Mrs. Johnson Gregory - Hartsville, Mrs. Cora Gregory - Old Hickory, Mrs. Bailey Evetts - Lafayatte; 3 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Flossie Wilburn, Rt 2, Portland

Name: John Hodges
Place of Death: at home, Dist 11, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Colored, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: 1858
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 3, 1948
Age: 90 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Hattie Hodges - 80
Name of Father: Ned Hodges
Name of Mother: Dinah Rippy
Physician: M. E. Painter
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 5, 1948    Senter Church
Name of Cemetery: Senter
Informant: Hattie Hodges, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: Clara Bailey
Place of Death: at home, Dist 3, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Date of Birth: 1889
Birthplace:  Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 4, 1948    2:45pm
Age: 59 years
Occupation: Housekeeper
Physician: Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 5, 1948    2:30pm    Peach Valley
Name of Cemetery: Peach Valley
Clergyman: Andrew Adams
Informant: Cornelia Alexander, Rt 2, Gallatin


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