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

Source: Copies of Original Records

11th October 1953 - 2nd April 1954

Name: Johnnie Frank Carr
Place of Death: Louisville, Kentucky
Color, Sex: Negro
Date of Death: Oct 11, 1953
Age: 50
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 14, 1953    2pm    Templow

Name: Roxy Adiline Cox
Place of Death: Dist 11, Bethpage, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 7, 1879
Birthplace: Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 24, 1953
Age: 74 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: John Cox
Name of Father: Jim Presley
Name of Mother: Susie Humphrey
Physician: Dr. Sam McFarland
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 26    Bethpage Methodist Church
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Near Relatives: Odell Cox - Detroit, Johnnie Cox - Wichita, KS, Charlie Cox - Nashville, Aggie Harper - Bethpage, Nettie Hayes - Nashville, Annie Dee McMillian - IN, Mary Meadors, Ada Belle Stanley, Emma Lee Cole - Nashville, Omie Vinie - Witchita, KS
Informant: Nettie Hayes, Nashville

Name: James H. Jones
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Highland
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Single
Date of Birth: Dec 17, 1863
Birthplace: Texas
Date of Death: Nov 1, 1953
Age: 89 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Virgil Jones
Name of Mother: Sara Leddy
Physician: Dr. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 3, 1953    10am    Sandersville Methodist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Thomas DeRamus
Near Relatives: U. J. Mitchell - Cottontown, J. L. Mitchell - Sandersville, Edgar Hamilton - Paducah, KY, Gifford Hamilton - Dallas, TX, John L. Jones, Jr. - Dallas, TXHall Jones; niece:  Mrs. R. C. Davis - Madisonville, KY

Name: Rufus Harton, Jr.
Place of Death: 539 Blythe St., Dist 3, Gallatin, Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Dec 1, 1880
Birthplace: Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 29, 1953
Age: 72 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Rufus Harton, Sr.
Physician: Dr. Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 1, 1953    2pm    Durham Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Durham Chapel
Clergyman: Rev. H. L. Tolliver
Near Relatives: Mrs. Mattie Harton
Informant: Mrs. Mattie Harton, 539 Blythe St., Gallatin

Name: Emma Ruthers
Place of Death: 228 Bledsoe St., Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex:  Negro, Female 
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Aug 3, 1865
Birthplace: Greensburg, Alabama
Date of Death: Nov 6, 1953
Age: 88 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Charles Coleman
Name of Mother: Mary Martin
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 8, 1953    2pm    Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Henry Johnson
Near Relatives: son: Charles Thomason - Gallatin; granddaughter: Elois Walker - Detroit

Name: Hettie Frances Collier
Place of Death: Carthage, Smith Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 15, 1879
Birthplace: Jackson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 8, 1953
Age: 74 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Bud Collier
Name of Father: George Smith
Name of Mother: Sally Bennett
Physician: Dr. Sloan
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 7, 1953    2pm    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Sister Nina Meador
Near Relatives: Fred Collier - Nashville, Carl Collier - Cottontown, Mrs. George Butler - Old Hickory, Mrs. Charles Buttenham - Detroit, Mrs. Lee Jones - Akron, Mrs. J. L. Loveless - Nashville, Mrs. Earl Dickson - Nashville; 15 grandchildren; bro: John Smith - Carthage, Walter Smith - Nashville; sis: Mrs. Wyatt Garrett - Nashville
Informant: Carl Collier

Name: Mrs. Ida J. Adams
Place of Death: Dist 12, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Riverside Sanitorium
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Oct 6, 1911
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 8, 1953
Age: 42 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Ardell Adams
Name of Father: William ?
Name of Mother: Slyvia Jenkins
Physician: Dr. Carl Dent
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 10, 1953    2pm    Gravel Hill Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gravel Hill
Clergyman: Rev. Will Gregory
Near Relatives: Mrs. Lassie Harris, 1442 Beech St., Louisville
Informant: Mrs. Susie Pope, 2622 Madison St., Louisville, Kentucky

Name: Mrs. Vallie Jenkins
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 4, 1915
Birthplace: Jackson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 14, 1953
Age: 38 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Nathaniel Jenkins
Name of Father: Wash Sadler
Name of Mother: Ella Montgomery
Physician: Dr. R. T. Smith
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 17, 1953    2pm    Rone Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Pilot Knob
Clergyman: Rev. G. R. Gardner
Near Relatives: Nathaniel Jenkins, Sr., daug: Ella Mai Jenkins, Georgia Sue Jenkins,  Mattie Lou Jenkins - Gallatin, Fannie Mai Jenkins - Evansville, IN, Nathaniel Jenkins, Jr.

Name: Ellen M. Winston
Place of Death: Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 31, 1898
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 24, 1953
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Hart Winston
Name of Father: Joe Anthony
Name of Mother: Mary Foster
Physician: Dr. Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 20, 1953    2pm    Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: L. Parker & D. A. Jarrett
Informant: Hart L. Winston

Name: William Van Autry
Place of Death: Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Colored, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 17, 1867
Birthplace: Jackson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 25, 1953
Age: 86 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mary Susan Autry
Name of Father: W. H. Autry - Putnam Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Mary Ann Smith
Physician: Dr. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 27, 1953    11am    at home
Name of Cemetery: Dixon Springs
Near Relatives: sis: Sarah A. Jones - IN; bro: R. L. Autry - McMinnville, John W. Autry - Orlinda, A. W. Autry - Castalian Springs, J. H. Autry - Clarksville; Mrs. B? Ragland - Gainesboro, Mrs. H. C. Apple - Gallatin, Mrs. Albert Shoemake - Cottontown, Mrs. J. H. Gilliam - Gallatin; 24 grandchildren; several great grandchildren
Informant: J. W. Autry, Clarksville

Name: Clifton Rhodes Whitefield
Place of Death: Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 16, 1916
Birthplace: Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 1, 1953
Age: 37 years
Occupation: General Shoe
Name of Spouse: Lula Mae Brawner Whitefield
Name of Father: A. P. Whitefield
Name of Mother: Evie Lee Jackson
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 3, 1953    1pm    Eulia Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Eulia
Clergyman: Bro Galbarth - Templeton
Near Relatives: James & N. C. Whitefield, Mrs. Ira Tuttle, Mrs. Fannie Shrum, Mrs. Bula Thurman, Mrs. Ruby Green - Bethpage, Mrs. Mae Stamps - Castalian Springs; 13 nieces and nephews

Name: Fannie Barr
Place of Death: Indiana
Color, Sex: Colored, Female
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 5, 1953    2pm    Durham Chapel
Informant: Shipped in from Indianapolis, Indiana

Name: Leslie Dalton
Place of Death: 235 N. Hellum St., Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Nov 2, 1887
Birthplace: Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 10, 1953
Age: 66 years
Occupation: Laborer
Name of Spouse: Willie Webb Dalton
Name of Father: Robert Dalton
Name of Mother: Jennie Jones
Physician: Dr. C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 11, 1953    2:30pm    Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Bro John Huffman
Near Relatives: Mrs. Sarah Greer - Nashville, Mrs. Marshall Woods, Mrs. Fannie Roberts - Gallatin; sis: Mrs. Annie Gammons, Mrs. Ethel Badgett - Hartsville; 2 grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Marshall Woods, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Zelma Sawyer Shaw
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Loveless
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Aug 18, 1893
Birthplace: Robertson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 10, 1953
Age: 60
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Virgil Shaw
Name of Father: Thomas Jefferson Sawyer
Name of Mother: Frances Groves
Physician: Dr. Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 12, 1953    2:30pm    Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Crestview Memorial
Clergyman: Rev. Shughart Martin
Near Relatives: Mrs. Hayde Sailors - Gallatin, Mrs. Harold M. Rosen - Rivera Beach, FL, James Shaw - Louisville, KY, Mrs. Seth Tyson Wooten - Stausburg, NC, Mrs. Pearl Douglas Gossett - Portland, Dorothy Ann Shaw; 10 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild

Name: Charlie Thompson
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Jan 27, 1885
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 5, 1953
Age: 68 years
Occupation: Construction Worker
Name of Father: Henry Thompson
Name of Mother: Erma Colman
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 9, 1953    2pm    Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Henry Johnson
Informant: Delores Thompson, 228 E. Bledsoe St.

Name: Louella Patton
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: TB
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 4, 1873
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 10, 1953
Age: 80 years 10 months 6 days
Occupation: Retired School Teacher
Name of Spouse: Allen Patton
Name of Father: Frank Dorris
Name of Mother: Sallie Kirkpatrick
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 13, 1953    2pm    Mt. Olive
Name of Cemetery: Mt. Olive
Clergyman: Rev. A. G. Jones
Informant: Allen E. Patton

Name: Robert Odom
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 13, 1888
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 19, 1953
Age: 65 years
Occupation: Laborer
Name of Father: Alfred Odom
Name of Mother: Susie Jenning
Physician: Dr. J. F. Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 22, 1953    2pm    Odom's Bend
Clergyman: Rev. G. W. Farley
Informant: Mary G. Everett, 202 Farris Ave., Madison, Tennessee

Name: H. C. Wright, Jr.
Place of Death: Madison, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Madison Sanatorium
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 13, 1913
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 26, 1953
Age: 40 years
Occupation: Mechanic
Name of Spouse: Mary Lou Hutchison Wright
Name of Father: H. C. Wright - Wilson Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Annie Mae Sullivan - Wilson Co., Tennessee
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 27, 1953    2pm    Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Bro Hall Crowder
Near Relatives: child:  Betty Lou Wright, Wanda Faye Wright, Harvey Wright; sis: Mrs. Harry Canter, Mrs. Robert Parker, Miss Laura Wright - Gallatin; bro: Jack Wright, Earl Wright - Gallatin, Woodroe Wright - Memphis, Vester Wright - New Orleans, LA, Clarence Wright - Nashville

Name: Abe Douglas
Place of Death: Madison, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Madison Sanatorium
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 1, 1874
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 27, 1953
Age: 79 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Robb Douglas
Name of Mother: Myria Franklin
Physician: Roger Burrus
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 30, 1953    1pm    Starks Knob Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Starks Knob
Clergyman: W. L. Adams - H. E. Taylor - Frank Harrison
Informant: Mary E. Stuten (?), Hendersonville, Tennessee

Name: Eliza Jane Thompson
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Dec 8, 1895
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 9, 1954
Age: 58 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: James Williams
Name of Mother: Mollie Reese
Physician: C. D. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 11, 1954    2pm    Bransford Church
Name of Cemetery: Bradley 
Clergyman: Bro Vernon Thompson - Galbrath Templeton
Near Relatives: Opal Thompson, Golden Thompson - Bethpage, Mrs. Jack Shrum - Gallatin, Odean Thompson - Cottontown, Mrs. Jimmy Stout - Gallatin; 12 grandchildren; Al Williams - Nashville, Tommy Williams - Cottontown, Daily Williams - Goodlettsville, Herman David Williams - Portland, Mrs. Otis Stewart - Mitchellville, Mrs. Allison Turner - Mitchellville

Name: Albert Givens
Place of Death: Dist 14, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Aug 15, 1897
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 9, 1954
Age: 56 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Sam Givens
Name of Mother: Rhoda Carter
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 11, 1954    10am    Chapel
Near Relatives: wife: Mrs. Flossie Givens; Mrs. Mildred Whitaker - Bethpage, Albert Givens, Jr. - Gallatin, James Givens - Kokomo, IN, Mrs. Louise Gillespie - Castalian Springs, Mrs. Ann Lane - Camden, Tennessee
Informant: Mrs. Flossie Givens, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Jeff Ligon
Place of Death: 210 N. Court, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: May 5, 1860
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 14, 1954
Age: 94 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Lucinda Ligon
Name of Father: George Ligon
Name of Mother: Harriett Beasley
Physician: Dr. Holloway
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 18, 1954    2pm    Johnson Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: H. E. Taylor
Near Relatives: Mrs. Ella Lee Carman
Informant: Neader Johnson, 165 Washington Park, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Dixon Meddling
Place of Death: 115 Fain St., Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Oct 2, 1902
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 15, 1954
Age: 51 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Wesley Medline
Name of Mother: Janie Jackson
Physician: Dr. H. L. Meadow
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 20, 1954    1pm    Mt. Olive Church
Name of Cemetery: Mt. Olive
Clergyman: Rev. Albert Jones
Informant: Minnie Martin, 115 Fain St., Nashville

Name: Mary Debow

Name: Mrs. Florence Kemp
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Apr 21, 1882
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 22, 1954
Age: 71 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Alexander Duke
Name of Mother: Susan Martin
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 23, 1954    1pm    Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Bro John Huffman - A. Roberson
Near Relatives: Otis Kemp, Miss Helen Kemp, Mrs. Earl Bradley, Mrs. Bill Roberson - Gallatin; 1 grandchild

Name: James Barr
Place of Death: Indianapolis
Date of Death: Jan 26, 1954
Age: 47 years
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 29, 1954    Johnson Funeral Home

Name: Janie Slicer
Place of Death: Indianapolis, Indiana
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: 
Age: 72 years
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 30, 1954    2pm    Bush's Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Bush's Chapel

Name: Milton Elzie Dobbs
Place of Death: 1608 Grand Ave., Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Corbitt Nursing Home
Color, Sex: Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Mar 5, 1868
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 1, 1954
Age: 85 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Chesley Dobbs
Name of Mother: Samantha Hunter
Physician: Dr. Alvin Keller
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 3, 1954    2pm    Rock Bridge
Name of Cemetery: Rock Bridge
Clergyman: Bro Herlen Brown - F. L. Ray
Near Relatives: sons: Enoch Dobbs, Wade Dobbs - Indianapolis, IN, Franklin Dobbs - Sulphura; daug: Jarvis Dobbs - Indianapolis, IN, Mrs. Johnnie Hall - Gallatin; bro: Jim Dobbs, Louis Dobbs - Indianapolis, IN; sis: Mrs. Clara Grubbs, Mrs. Daisy Gross - Bethpage, Mrs. Verna Durham - Sulphura
Informant: ? Dobbs, 437 Leeds Ave., Indianapolis

Name: Mrs. Nettie Fox Hager
Place of Death: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Chestnut Hill
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: 1872
Date of Death: Feb 5, 1954
Age: 81 years
Name of Father: Joseph Fox
Name of Mother: Elizabeth Hines
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 7, 1954    2pm    Hartsville Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Hartsville
Clergyman: Henry Stokes
Near Relatives: nephews & nieces

Name: Michael Inman
Informant: Shipped in from Indianapolis, Indiana

Name: Hettie Artel Pryor
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Oct 3, 1880
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 16, 1954
Age: 73 years 4 months 13 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Joe Pryor
Name of Father: Mark Lawrence
Name of Mother: Emma West
Physician: Dr. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 18, 1954    2pm    Bush's Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Bush's Chapel
Clergyman: Bro Ralph Kidd
Near Relatives: Ode Slicer, Charlie Slicer - Indianapolis, IN, Henry Slicer, Hershel Slicer, Bess Pryor - Ft. Head, Stella Deen - West Tennessee, Linda Johnson, Ella Mae Suddarth, Frances Baskerville - Ft. Head

Name: Whit Monroe Patterson
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Gallatin
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Mar 15, 1876
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 22, 1954
Age: 77 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Haley Mae Smith
Name of Father: James Patterson
Name of Mother: Mary Jane Shoulders
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 23, 1954    2pm    East Side Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Franklin

Name: Julia Elliott
Place of Death: 54 Tompkins, Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Oct 14, 1871
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 22, 1954
Age: 83 years
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Father: Peter Holder
Name of Mother: Matilda
Physician: Dr. J. F. Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 25, 1954    2pm    First Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. William Shaw
Informant: Callie B(?), 422 E. Winchester

Name: Sammie Marshall Hall
Place of Death: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jul 4, 1918
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 25, 1954
Age: 36 years
Occupation: Cheese Plant
Name of Spouse: Willie Mae
Name of Father: Marshall Hall
Name of Mother: Elizabeth Carmon
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 26, 1954    2pm    Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Bro Templeton
Near Relatives: Richard, Ray, Bobby, Eddie, Billy Mrs. Leslie Stinson, Leonard Hall, Malcomb Hall - Bethpage, Mrs. Fred Williams, Mrs. Henry McKnight, Jack Hall, Erma Hall, Loyd Hall, Herbert Hall, Marshall Hall - Gallatin

Name: Sally Ann Smith
Place of Death: Dist 4, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Oct 18, 1870
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 25, 1954
Age: 83 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Ned Snowden
Name of Mother: Bobbie Franklin
Physician: Dr. J. F. Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 28, 1954    1pm    Peach Valley Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Peach Valley
Clergyman: Rev. Adams
Informant: Amanda Smith, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: N. B. Hackett
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Aug 3, 1874
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 26, 1954
Age: 79 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Della Kittrell
Name of Father: Levi Hackett
Name of Mother: Elizabeth Kemp
Physician: Dr. J. B. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 28, 1954    2pm    Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Crestview
Clergyman: Bro. Calvin Gregory
Informant: Mrs. Charles Hackett, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Acie Shrum
Place of Death: Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Veterans
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Single
Date of Birth: Mar 7, 1911
Birthplace: Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 27, 1954
Age: 42 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Luther Shrum - Macon Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Bertha Cothron - Macon Co., Tennessee
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 28, 1954    12:30pm    Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Cothron
Clergyman: A. D. Gregory
Near Relatives: Otis Shrum, Casie Shrum - Hendersonville, Minnie Brawner - Gallatin, Lois Comenda (?)

Name: Robert Johnson
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: General
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 10, 1887
Birthplace: Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 1, 1954
Age: 66 years
Occupation: Factory Foreman
Name of Spouse: Belle Johnson
Name of Father: Genus Johnson
Name of Mother: Lizzie Rankin
Physician: Dr. Robert E. Maddox
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 5, 1954    2pm    First Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin

Name: Shelbie N. Gregory
Place of Death: Wilson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb 12, 1887
Birthplace: Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 1, 1954
Age: 67 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Nannie Nunley Gregory
Name of Father: Brice Gregory
Name of Mother: Mattie Smith
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 3, 1954    10:30am    West End Baptist
Clergyman: Rev. F. W. Lambert - L. A. Stewart
Near Relatives: Odell Gregory; 4 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren
Informant: Odell Gregory, Rt 2, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Rickie Allen Anglea
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Chestnut Hill Santarium
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Jan 8, 1954
Date of Death: Mar 2, 1954
Age: 1 month 22 days
Name of Father: William Allen Anglea
Name of Mother: Dixie Walker
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 3, 1954    2pm    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Bro A. D. Roberson
Informant: William A. Anglea, Rt 1, Castalian Springs, Tennessee

Name: Fronie Guill Birdwell
Place of Death: Velpraiso, Florida
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 2, 1954
Age: 49 years
Name of Spouse: Louis Birdwell
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 4, 1954    2pm    Walnut Grove
Name of Cemetery: Walnut Grove

Name: Lizzie E. Loveall
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jul 21, 1878
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 9, 1954
Age: 75 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: William Loveall
Name of Father: J. W. Taylor
Name of Mother: Vinie Settle
Physician: Dr. J. B. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 11, 1954    2pm    Hollis Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: Bro Harry Sivels
Near Relatives: Loyd J. Clemmons - Salem, IN; sis: Mrs. R. E. Cron - Gallatin, Mrs. Jannie Riddle? - AR, Mrs. J. H. McCandles - Gallatin, Mrs. H. L. Brown - Gallatin, Mrs. J. T. Smallwood - Nashville; bro: Jessie Taylor - South Tunnell; 6 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren

Name: Oscar Albright
Place of Death: at home, Dist 10, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Sep 21, 1877
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 11, 1954
Age: 76 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Ellen Watson Albright
Name of Father: John W. Albright
Name of Mother: Caladonia Guthrie
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 13, 1954    4pm    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Robert Cuthill

Name: Glendale Tooley
Place of Death: Louisville, Kentucky
Hospital: General
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jun 17, 1910
Birthplace: Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 11, 1954
Age: 43 years
Occupation: Laborer
Name of Father: Willie Tooley
Name of Mother: Tiney Mitchell
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 13, 1954
Name of Cemetery: Gravel Hill

Name: Hershel Smith
Color, Sex: Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 18, 1887
Birthplace: Allen Co., Kentucky
Date of Death: Mar 18, 1954
Age: 66 years
Name of Spouse: Naomi Dowell Smith
Name of Father: James Smith - Kentucky
Name of Mother: Virginia McReynolds - Kentucky
Physician: Dr. Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 20, 1954    10:30am    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Crestview
Clergyman: Bro John Huffman
Near Relatives: Sterlin Smith - Louisville, Jason Smith, Mrs. Ada Thacker - Scottsville; nieces & nephews

Name: Carrie Lee Stout
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Ft. Head
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Dec 5, 1892
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 22, 1954
Age: 61 years
Occupation: Housekeeping
Name of Spouse: Felix Stout - 72
Name of Father: Samuel Hollis
Name of Mother: Susan McCloud
Physician: Dr. Dittis
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 24, 1954    2pm    Ft. Head Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: J. C. Sewell & W. C. Reeder
Near Relatives: sis: Mrs. L. A. Rogers - Adairsville, KY; 1/2 bro: Claude Hollis, 1/2 sis: Mrs. Lester Adcock - Ft. Head, Mrs. Cecil Swango - Indianapolis, IN
Informant: Felix Stout, Ft. Head, Tennessee

Name: J. B. Sullivan
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Aug 13, 
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 23, 1954
Age: 81 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Jennie Knight Sullivan
Name of Father: Albert Jackson Sullivan
Name of Mother: Manora Ferguson
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 24, 1954    2:30pm    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: John C. Huffman - A. D. Robinson
Near Relatives: daug:  Mrs. William A. R. Gray - Gallatin, Mrs. Herman H. Southern - West Point, MS; son: A. F. Sullivan - Gallatin; 8 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Gray, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Nellie G. Price
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Hubbard
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Aug 16, 1874
Birthplace: Davidson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 27, 1954
Age: 79 years
Occupation: Housekeeper
Name of Father: Alonzo Moore
Name of Mother: Lucy Walker
Physician: Dr. R. T. Smith
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 29, 1954    1pm    Laguardo
Name of Cemetery: Laguardo
Clergyman: W. L. Harris
Informant: Miss Clara Davis, 730 Howerton St., Nashville, Tennessee

Name: Garland Edward Sherron
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Divorced
Date of Birth: Jul 15, 1924
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana
Date of Death: Apr 2, 1954
Age: 29 years
Occupation: Shoe Factory
Name of Father: Edward C. Sherron
Name of Mother: Myrtle Brown
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Apr 4, 1954    11am    Rock Bridge Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Rock Bridge
Clergyman: Rev. F. W. Lambert
Near Relatives: sons: Talmadge Edward Sherron, James Sherron; bro: Robert Edgar Sherron; grandfather: William T. Sherron
Informant: Edward C. Sherron, Rt 2, Bethpage, Tennessee

 


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