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

Source: Copies of Original Records

9th May 1955 - 17th March 1956

Name: Laura P. Moore
Place of Death: 326 Bledsoe, Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Mar 2, 1882
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 9, 1955
Age: 73 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Julis Barr
Name of Mother: Della Mentlow
Physician: Wallace & Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 12, 1955    2pm    1st Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: W. L. Shaw & Dan High
Near Relatives: bro: James Henry, Bernice, Issac, John H. Barr - Gallatin
Informant: John H. Barr, 326 E. Bledsoe St.

Name: Lewis Martin
Place of Death: Enlow St., Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Aug 12, 1884
Birthplace: Tennessee
Date of Death: May 17, 1955    
Age: 70 years
Occupation: Retired Railroad
Name of Father: Jim Martin
Name of Mother: Mae Gore
Physician: Dr. James R. Troutt
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 20, 1955    1pm    Cookeville
Name of Cemetery: Algood
Informant: Bobby J. Woods, Cookeville, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Bettie Harper
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Date of Birth: Jan 12, 1860
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: May 24, 1955
Age: 95 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Joe Turner
Physician: Troutt
Date, Time, Place of Service:  May 25, 1955    2pm    Hickory Grove
Name of Cemetery: family
Clergyman: Tolliver
Informant: Mrs. Martha Head (?), Castalian Springs

Name: Newton Anthony Yowell
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Vanderbilt
Color, Sex: White, Male
Date of Birth: Jul 14, 1889
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 1, 1955
Age: 65 years
Occupation: Insurance Agent
Name of Father: Sylvester N. Yowell
Name of Mother: Susan Shanklin
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 2, 1955    4pm    Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Crestview
Clergyman: Rev. Shughart Martin
Near Relatives: wife: Mrs. Mamie Davis Yowell; daug: Dorothy Austin Yowell; sis: Mrs. J. D. Dickerson; bro: C. C. Yowell, John Yowell - Gallatin, Webb Yowell - Wesson, MS

Name: Granville Bracken
Place of Death: Dist 3, 126 Maple Ave., Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Aug 21, 1880
Birthplace: Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 1, 1955
Age: 74 years
Occupation: Chaffeur
Name of Father: Dock Bracken
Name of Mother: Lula Oglesby
Physician: Dr. Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 4, 1955    2pm    Gallatin
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Scott Stewart & Bro Van Patton
Near Relatives: wife: Myrtle Bracken

Name: Mrs. Lizzy Rickman
Place of Death: Rt 3, Bethpage, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Jul 28, 1869
Birthplace: Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 1, 1955
Age: 85 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Green Harper
Name of Mother: Eliza Harper
Physician: E. K. Bratton
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 3, 1955    2pm    Smith's Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Clergyman: Jackson, Jr.
Informant: Mrs. Louise Rise (?), Rt 3, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: James Henry Coward
Place of Death: 108 Maple, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 3, 1955
Age: 70 years
Occupation: Carpenter
Name of Spouse: Virginia Carver Coward
Name of Father: Alexander Coward - North Carolina
Name of Mother: Letha Jane Morgan
Physician: Blackshear
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 5, 1955    3pm    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Martin & Harold Graves
Near Relatives: son: B. C. Coward - Beaumont, TX, James Coward - Mobile, AL, Odell Coward, Cecil Coward - Nashville; Mrs. W. E. Weems - Old Hickory, Lucille Coward - Nashville, Mrs. William Carter - Gallatin; bro: A. J. Coward - Gallatin, J. L. Coward - Nashville; sis: Mrs. Robert Hudson - Mt. Juliet
Informant: Mrs. Henry Coward, 103 Maple St., Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Nick Simons
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Dec 6, 1847
Birthplace: Madison, Indiana
Date of Death: Jun 7, 1955
Age: 107 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Nick Simons - Germany
Name of Mother: Susie Pruett - Germany
Physician: Dr. Beasley
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 8, 1955    1pm    New Hope Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: New Hope
Clergyman: Bro Floyd Lambert
Near Relatives: Mrs. Annie Suddarth, Mrs. Julie Binkley - Nashville; bro: Herman Simons - Westmoreland; 40 grandchildren; 51 great grandchildren

Name: James Robert Scott
Place of Death: Dist 9, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 20, 1869
Birthplace: Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 8, 1955
Age: 86 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Father: Robert Scott
Name of Mother: Mary Stovall
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 10, 1955    10:30am    Alexander Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Shugart Martin
Near Relatives: wife: Mrs. Duffer Scott; 3 nieces & 1 nephew
Informant: Mrs. Betty Scott

Name: Isaac Clinton Teeples
Place of Death: Dist 15, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Nov 27, 1876
Birthplace: Coffee Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 13, 1955
Age: 78 years
Occupation: Minister
Name of Father: Jim Teeples
Name of Mother: Jane Matthews
Physician: Dr. Stevenson
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 15, 1955    11am    Forrest Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Forrest Chapel
Clergyman: Rev. Curtis Deering
Near Relatives: son: Hollis Teeples - Galaltin
Informant: Hollis Teeples, 260 E. Eastland, Gallatin

Name: Frank Webb Witherspoon
Place of Death: Louisville, Kentucky
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jun 12, 1955
Age: 72 years
Occupation: Insurance Agent
Name of Spouse: Marie Crowe Witherspoon
Name of Father: Walter Witherspoon
Name of Mother: Kate Rutherford
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jun 19, 1955    3pm    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Dr. Thomas C. Barr - Rich A. Van Patton
Near Relatives: wife - Louisville, KY; sis: Mrs. T. O. Peterson - Gallatin, Mrs. Warner McNeilly - Nashville; bro: William Witherspoon, John R(?B). Witherspoon - Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. NcNeilly

Name: Roy Wallace Hawkins
Place of Death: Dist 14, Ft. Head, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Male
Marital Status: Single
Date of Birth: May 13, 1938
Birthplace: Jackson Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 4, 1955
Age: 16 years
Occupation: Student
Name of Father: Roscoe Hawkins - Jackson Co., Tennessee
Name of Mother: Leola Cook - Jackson Co., Tennessee
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 6, 1955    12am
Name of Cemetery: Crestview
Clergyman: C. S. Croce
Near Relatives: father: Roscoe Hawkins, mother: Mrs. Leola Cook Hawkins; bro: Richard, Roger Hawkins; sis: Edna Ruth, Wanda Ann Hawkins
Informant: Roscoe Hawkins, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Eula Baber
Place of Death: 181 Locust St., Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Dec 8, 1870
Date of Death: Jul 5, 1955
Age: 84 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: George McDonald
Name of Mother: Annie Gibbs
Physician: Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 7, 1955
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: Howard Baber, 181 Locust St.

Name: Littleton Barksdale
Place of Death: Nashville, Davidson Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: V.A.
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Date of Birth: Jul 2, 1901
Birthplace: Trousdale Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 5, 1955
Age: 53 years
Occupation: Janitor
Name of Father: Dave Barksdale
Name of Mother: Eliza Jones
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 9, 1955
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. Mattie Brooks, Louisville, Kentucky

Name: Mary McCadden
Place of Death: 210 Short St., Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: Negro, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Feb 22, 1865
Birthplace: Trousdale Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 22, 1955
Age: 90 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Steve Winston
Name of Mother: Julia Winston
Physician: Laird
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 25, 1955    2:30pm    1st Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Informant: Julia Humphrey, 469 Small St.

Name: Ina Bell Stretton
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Sep 12, 1891
Birthplace: Kentucky
Date of Death: Jul 22, 1955
Age: 63 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: John Stretton
Name of Father: Bob McNeill
Name of Mother: Martha
Physician: Dr. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 23, 1955    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Crestview
Clergyman: Rev. A. D. Robinson
Near Relatives: Johnnie Stretton, Mrs. Rodger Whitaker  - Castalian Springs, Robert  Calvin McNeill - Gallatin

Name: James Ellis Johnson
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 8, 1926
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 28, 1955
Age: 30 years
Occupation: Farm - Lumber
Name of Father: Tom Johnson
Name of Mother: Meader Ligon
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 30, 1955    2pm    1st Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Taylor & Scott
Informant: Tom Johnson, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Herman L. DeBow
Place of Death: Louisville, Kentucky
Color, Sex: Negro, Male
Date of Death: Jul 21, 1955
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jul 27, 1955
Name of Cemetery: Rogan
Informant: Ship In

Name: Carrie Elizabeth Key
Place of Death: Dist 14, Ft. Head, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Aug 5, 1882
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jul 31, 1955
Age: 72 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: James F. Key
Name of Father: James ?
Name of Mother: Mary Taylor
Physician: Dr. Simenton
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 1, 1955    2:30pm
Name of Cemetery: Bush's Chapel
Near Relatives: Henry, Delbert Key, Mrs. Curtis Woodward - South Tunnel, Mrs. Louis Guzzi, Paul Key, Mrs. Abby Manley - Nashville, Mrs. W. A., Willie, James, Elvis, Albert McCullough

Name: Deborah Jane Glenning
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Aug 3, 1955
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug 4, 1955
Age: 1 day
Name of Father: John Glenning
Name of Mother: Jane Wynne
Physician: Dr. Stevenson
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Aug 4, 1955    4:30pm
Name of Cemetery: Crestview
Clergyman: Rev. James Craine
Informant: John Glenning, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Stephen Lee Bridges
Place of Death: Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Feb ?, 1865
Birthplace: Tennessee
Date of Death: Aug ?, 1955
Age: 90 years
Occupation: Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mary Bridges
Name of Father: Patterson Bridges
Name of Mother: Margaret Bo????
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 4, 1955    2pm
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Martin
Near Relatives: Lucille Math?, Earl H., Marguerite Bridges - Los Angeles
Informant: Mrs. Bridges

Name: Mary George
Place of Death: Dearborn, Michigan
Color, Sex: White, Female
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 4, 1955
Age: 34 years
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 9, 1955    2pm
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: Rev. Johnson

Name: James G. Hicks
Place of Death: Indianapolis, Indiana
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 6, 1955
Age: 40 years
Occupation: Railroad
Name of Father: Robert Hicks
Name of Mother: Ethel Hicks
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 10, 1955    10am    Union Hill
Name of Cemetery: Union Hill
Clergyman: F. Ray - Arnett Gregory
Informant: Ship In

Name: Annie V. Thompson
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Community
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Aug 26, 
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 10, 1955
Age: 71 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: James W. Flemming
Name of Mother: Gertrude Kerley
Physician: Dr. Robert Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 11, 1955    2pm    Bledsoe Creek Baptist
Name of Cemetery: Bradley
Clergyman: Rev. Carey Witt
Near Relatives: Irving, Bryson, Daniel Thompson - Bethpage, Mrs. Donnie Thompson - Hartsville, Miss Katherine Thompson, Miss Maggelene Thompson - Bethpage; bro: Will, Jim, Dan Flemming - Bethpage; sis: Mrs. Carey Carter - Westmoreland, Mrs. Clyde Robinson - Bethpage, Mrs. Walter Shelton - FL; 10 grandchildren, ? great grandchildren

Name: Timothy Raymon McWhirter
Place of Death: Chicago, Illinois
Color, Sex: White, Male
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Sep 17, 1955
Age: 44 years
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Sep 28, 1955    3:30pm
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Clergyman: Rev. Hale

Name: Philadelphia Bernard Stant
Place of Death: Dist 14, Ft. Head, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Nov 16, 1870
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 17, 1955
Age: 84 years 11 months 1 day
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: William Bernard
Name of Mother: Sally Hinton
Physician: Dr. Blackshear
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 19, 1955    2pm    Hollis Chapel Baptist
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: Bro Harry Civils
Near Relatives: son: C.C., William, Henry Stant - Ft. Head; 9 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; bro: J. C., A. E., Ewing Bernard
Informant: Mrs. Baxter Walker, Ft. Head

Name: Henry Dulin Taylor
Place of Death: Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jun 12, 1864
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 21, 1955
Age: 91 years 4 months 16 days
Occupation: Retired Railroad
Name of Spouse: Vera Hassel Taylor
Name of Father: George Taylor
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 22, 1955    2pm
Name of Cemetery: Bush Chapel
Clergyman: Glendale Slate
Near Relatives: Mrs. H. C. Gregory - Cottontown, Mrs. Harold Kirby - Gallatin, Mrs. Grady Cowan - CA, Henry Taylor, Jr. - Chicago, IL, David Taylor, Ernest F. Taylor - South Tunnel, D. H. Taylor - Westmoreland, Bill Taylor - Camden, TN, Willard Taylor - Nashville, Claude Taylor - Detroit, MI
Informant: David Lee Taylor, South Tunnel

Name: Sallie Roark West
Place of Death: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: May 6, 1875
Birthplace: Macon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Oct 27, 1955
Age: 80 years 5 months 21 days
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Perry B. West
Name of Father: J. L. Roark
Name of Mother: Elizabeth Johnson
Physician: Dr. James A. Loveless
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Oct 28, 1955    1:30pm    at home
Name of Cemetery: Roark
Clergyman: Rev. Crone - Rev Earl West
Near Relatives: Lea West son; Mrs. Meredith Key - Lafayette; 2 nieces
Informant: Lea West, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Sara Josephine Hodges
Place of Death: Dist 10, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Aug 5, 1955
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 13, 1955
Age: 3 months
Name of Father: Lonnie Hodges
Name of Mother: Martha Perry
Physician: Dr. Blackshear
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 14, 1955    2pm
Name of Cemetery: Rock Bridge
Informant: Lonnie Hodges, Rt 2, Bethpage

Name: John Thomas Key
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Oct 20, 1896
Birthplace: Trousdale Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 15, 1955
Age: 59 years
Occupation: Grocery Store
Name of Spouse: Mollie Shoulders Key
Name of Father: Richard Key
Name of Mother: Lou Ellen Jones
Physician: Dr. Beasley
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 16, 1955    2:30pm    Alexander Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Hall C. Crowder
Near Relatives: Myrtle Key Brown, Unis Key Duty; bro: Leslie Key - Gallatin, Oakley Key - FL, Claude Key - Gallatin; sis: Bula Whisher - Knoxville; 8 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren
Informant: Leslie Key, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Estelle Pruitt Cox
Hospital: Giles
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Divorced
Date of Birth: May 3, 1901
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Nov 23, 1955
Age: 55 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: Joe Pruitt
Name of Mother: Mattie Anne Coker
Physician: Dr. Blackshear
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 25, 1955    1:30pm    Union Hill Baptist
Name of Cemetery: Union Hill
Clergyman: Arnett Gregory - C. L. Russell
Near Relatives: daug: Mrs. Houston Tillman - Bethpage, Mrs. Fred McCullough, Mrs. Jack McCullough; bro: Johnnie Pruitt - Gallatin; 1/2 sis: Mrs. Lena Smith; 1/2 bro: Jordan Moss - Castalian Springs
Informant: Mrs. Houston Tillman, Bethpage, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. George Ann Troutt
Place of Death: Lafayette, Indiana
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: 1874
Birthplace: Scottsville, Kentucky
Date of Death: 1955
Age: 81 years
Name of Spouse: Jim Troutt
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Nov 30, 1955    2pm    Forrest Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Forrest Chapel
Clergyman: Rev. Denver Calvert
Near Relatives: daug: Mrs. Porter Graves; son: Lite Carter; stepson: Garland Troutt - Lafayette, IN; sis: Sally Morris - Adolphus, KY, John W. Saddler - Bethpage; bro: Thomas Carter, James Carter - Westmoreland

Name: Sandra Jo Briley
Hospital: Highland
Color, Sex: White, Female
Date of Birth: Dec 8, 1955
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 8, 1955
Name of Father: Billy Briley
Name of Mother: Lilly Marie Pearson
Physician: Dr. Ditties
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 9, 1955    
Name of Cemetery: Bush Chapel
Near Relatives: Billy Joe Briley - Cottontown
Informant: Burlie Pearson, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Mable Morris Harper
Place of Death: Davidson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jan 25, 1896
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 19, 1955
Age: 59 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Walter Harper
Name of Father: R. K. Morris
Name of Mother: Stella Haynie
Physician: Dr. Frist
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 20, 1955    1st Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: John Hoffman - Jim ?
Near Relatives: son: Walter Harper, Jr. - Goodlettsville; sis: Mrs. W. C. Moncrief - Goodlettsville, Mrs. Sam Hudson - Gallatin, Mrs. S. H. Parks - Houston, TX, Mrs. Jack Wright - Gallatin, Robert Morris, Jr. - Bowling Green, KY; 1 grandchild
Informant: Mrs. Jack Wright, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Mrs. Annie Reed Cotton
Place of Death: Dist 3, 121 W. Eastland, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Mar 11, 1876
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 27, 1955
Age: 79 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Father: William Reed
Name of Mother: Louisa Cooley
Physician: Dr. W. M. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Dec 28, 1955    2:30pm    East Main Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Hall Crowder - Bro Shughart Martin
Near Relatives: daug: Mrs. Bertie Wilson, W. F. Reed - Portland; 2 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Bertie (W.W.) Wilson

Name: Mrs. Frances Wilkey
Place of Death: Cincinnati, Ohio
Birthplace: Smith Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Dec 30, 1955
Age: 51 maybe 7
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 3, 1956
Name of Cemetery: Dixon Springs
Clergyman: Rev. James P. Craine

Name: George Thomas Taylor
Place of Death: South Tunnel, Dist 14, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 8, 1882
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 8, 1956
Age: 75 years
Occupation: Retired Railroad
Name of Spouse: Inez Taylor - 35
Name of Father: John Albert Taylor
Name of Mother: Ella Bell Smith
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 9, 1956    2pm    Alexander Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Bush Chapel
Clergyman: Glendale Slate
Near Relatives: sis: Mrs. Omer Chandler - Nashville; son: John Albert Taylor; stepson: George Edward May; stepdaug: Barbara Ann May - South Tunnel
Informant: Inez Taylor, Ft Head, Rt 1

Name: Thomas Jefferson Kemper
Place of Death: Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Nov 19, 1871
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 16, 1956
Age: 84 years
Occupation: Retired Carpenter
Name of Father: John Kemper
Name of Mother: Betty Lowery
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 18, 1956    2pm    Alexander Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. A. D. Roberson
Near Relatives: wife: Ezma Briley, E. C. Kemper - Barnwell, SC, Lila McWhirter - Indianapolis, Indiana, Thomas J. Kemper, Jr - Gallatin; 7 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Tom Kemper, 206 College St.

Name: Hiram L. Little
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Community
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Aug 5, 1862
Birthplace: Van Buren Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 25, 1956
Age: 93 years
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Name of Spouse: Mary Alred Little - dec'd
Name of Father: John Little
Physician: Dr. Troutt
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 26, 1956    Alexander Funeral Home
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: A. D. Roberson
Near Relatives: Daug: Mrs. W. A. Eckel - Gallatin, Mrs. Alphus Swallows - Crossville; son: H. E. "Jack" Little, Charlie Little - Gallatin, Frank Little, John Little - Nashville
Informant: H. E. Little, Gallatin, Tennessee

Name: Robert Roscoe Roberson
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Community
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Sep 6, 1893
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Jan 28, 1956
Age: 63 years
Occupation: Retired from Dupont
Name of Spouse: Mollie Harris Roberson
Name of Father: Jeff Davidson Robertson
Name of Mother: Love Elenor Saylors - Kentucky
Physician: Dr. Moore
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Jan 30, 1956    11am    Buffalo Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Bradley
Clergyman: Bro Roy Robinson
Near Relatives: J. B. Roberson - Bethpage, Robert R. Roberson, Jr. - US Army, Mrs. W. E. McCauley - Madison, Mrs. John Miller Wix, Mrs. Harry Summers, Mrs. Eva Nell Tuttle, Mrs. Eugene Mays - Westmoreland, Mrs. Delbert Ladd - Gallatin; sis: Mrs. Daily Williams - Goodlettsville, Mrs. Lilly Garrett - Bethpage, Mrs. Carrie White - Portland
Informant: Mrs. W. E. McCauley, Madison, Tennessee

Name: Edgar Exem Morrow
Place of Death: Dist 3, Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Hospital: Community
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 19, 1884
Birthplace: Clay Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 6, 1956
Age: 71 years
Occupation: Lock Attendant
Name of Spouse: Mary Morrow
Name of Father: Billy Morrow
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Near Relatives: Mrs. H. B. Hunnicutt - Goodlettsville, Mrs. William H. Pinkerton - Nashville; son: Hoyt Morrow - Pulaski, L. V. Morrow - Gamiel, Kentucky; 4 grandchildren

Name: Margaret Caroline Williams
Place of Death: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Dec 19, 1874
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 9, 1956
Age: 81 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Robert Graham Williams - dec'd
Name of Father: Jim Gregory
Name of Mother: Mary Ann Bradley
Physician: Dr. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 11, 1956    2pm    Eulia Baptist Church
Name of Cemetery: Eulia
Clergyman: Rev. Graves
Near Relatives: daug: Mrs. Charlie Thompson; son: Johnnie Williams - Gallatin; stepson: C. R. Williams - Bethpage; sis: Pearl Branham, Virgie Harrison - Westmoreland, Alice Williams - Bethpage, Eva Williams - Hillsboro, TX; bro: John Gregory, J. L. Gregory - Westmoreland; 23 grandchildren
Informant: Mrs. Charlie Thompson, Gallatin

Name: William Moody Dorris
Place of Death: Dist 5, Hendersonville, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Jun 10, 1892
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Feb 15, 1956
Age: 63 years
Occupation: Retired Carpenter
Name of Spouse: Anna Parker Dorris
Name of Father: J. T. M. Dorris
Name of Mother: Ollie West
Physician: Dr. J. Wesley Osborne
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Feb 17, 1956    2pm    Ft Head Church of Christ
Name of Cemetery: Old Brush
Clergyman: Harold Sain
Near Relatives: Paul O. Dorris, William C. Dorris, Mrs. Warren C. Brown - Hendersonville; bro: Robert Dorris - Indianapolis, IN, Henry Dorris - Portland, Mrs. John Brackin, Mitchellville

Name: Lueller Nunnley
Place of Death: 704 45th Ave N., Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Nov 4, 1871
Birthplace: Tompkinsville, Kentucky
Date of Death: Mar 5, 1956
Age: 83 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Joe Nunnley - dec'd
Name of Father: Al Oldham - Kentucky
Name of Mother: Nannie Steveson - Kentucky
Physician: Charles Gardner
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 9, 1956    10am    Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: Rev. Craine
Near Relatives: daug: Mrs. John Jones, Mrs. Alfred Williams, Nannie Wallace, Mrs. J. A. Bruce - Nashville, Mrs. Ham Sudduth, Mrs. J. B. Anderson, Fred Nunnley; bro: Art Oldham - Gallatin
Informant: Mrs. Han Sudduth, Gallatin

Name: Martin Michael Noon
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Jan 5, 1880
Birthplace: Kings Co., NY
Date of Death: Mar 13, 1956
Age: 76 years
Occupation: Retired American Express
Name of Father: Michael Martin Noon - New Jersey
Name of Mother: Mary Mac Devitt - New York
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 16, 1956
Name of Cemetery: St. John's
Informant: Martin G. Noon, 906 Evans Rd., Nashville

Name: Thomas V. Cook
Place of Death: W. Main., Gallatin, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Male
Marital Status: Widow
Date of Birth: Feb 13, 1864
Birthplace: Dixon Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 14, 1956
Age: 92 years
Occupation: Ret Contractor
Name of Spouse: Emma Brooks
Name of Father: James Wesley Cook
Name of Mother: Jennie Crowell
Physician: Dr. Dedman
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 15, 1956    2:30pm    Alexander Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Gallatin
Clergyman: H. L. Olmstead
Near Relatives: son: Clyde L. Cook; daug: Mrs. O. F. Marshall - Gallatin; 2 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild

Name: Mrs. Minnie Bush Roberts
Place of Death: Dist 16, Portland, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Aug 15, 1886
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 15, 1956
Age: 69 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: David Roberts
Name of Father: William Morris
Name of Mother: Netter Briley
Physician: Dr. Ditties
Name of Cemetery: Spring Hill
Near Relatives: Hus: David Roberts; son: Delbert Roberts - Old Hickory, Dillard Roberts - Ft. Head, Claiborne Roberts - Goodlettsville, Foster Roberts - Ft. Head, Mrs. Tommie Huntsman - Portland, Mrs. Richard Ventress - Old Hickory; 26 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren
Informant: Tommie Huntsman, Portland, Tennessee

Name: Altha Graves Alderson
Place of Death: Dist 17, Rt 3, Westmoreland, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: May 5, 1892
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 15, 1956
Age: 63 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Newt Herbert Alderson
Name of Father: Johnnie Graves
Name of Mother: Rendia Anglea
Physician: Dr. Wallace
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 17, 1956    2pm    Roberts Tabernacle
Name of Cemetery: Roberts Tabernacle
Clergyman: Bro. Lawson
Near Relatives: daug: Mrs. H. C. Taylor - Nashville; son: Dowell Alderson - Gladwater, TX; 4 grandchildren

Name: Vira Durham Spears
Place of Death: Dist 3, Sumner Co., Tennessee
Color, Sex: White, Female
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: Apr 7, 1901
Birthplace: Sumner Co., Tennessee
Date of Death: Mar 17, 1956
Age: 54 years
Occupation: Housewife
Name of Spouse: Frank Spears
Name of Father: Willie Durham
Name of Mother: Minnie Saddler
Physician: Dr. Giles
Date, Time, Place of Service:  Mar 19, 1956    11am    Bostic Chapel
Name of Cemetery: Bethpage
Clergyman: Rev J. W. Chapman - Rev. Oather Graves
Near Relatives: Mrs. Clester Troutt, William Douglas Spears, Haskel Spears, Bascom Spears - Bethpage; bro: George Durham - Miami, FL, Charlie Durham - Fulton, KY, Westley Durham - Westmoreland, Leon Durham, Hubert Durham - Bethpage, Everett Durham - Westmoreland, Harris Durham - Gallatin

 


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