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Effie Edith (Tatum) Green, 88, born January 1, 1921 in Caddo, Oklahoma passed away August 18, 2009 in Fort Worth, Texas. Services were held at Laurel Land Memorial Park in Fort Worth, Texas. Mrs. Green was laid to rest at Laurel Land Memorial Park Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her parents John Ralph and Amanda Tatum, a brother Elmer Tatum, a sister Lillian Yeager, her husband D L Green, sons Avondale and Ralph Green. She is survived by a brother Charles Tatum, daughter Bernice Ragland, son Darwyn Green, daughter in law Patricia Green, 7 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and 7 great great grandchildren.

Source: Star Telegram-Fort Worth, Texas. August 20, 2009.

Robert Steven Tatum, 56, born January 13, 1953 loss his fight with cancer on July 8, 2009 in Virginia. Services were held at the Colonial Heights Chapel of E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory. Steve is survived by his wife Susan Hudson Tatum; two daughters from a previous marriage, Jennifer and husband Will Stalls, Megan and husband John Cannon; father and mother Robert Walton and Marguerite Tatum; brother Mark A. Tatum and wife Patricia; and sister Karan and husband Anthony Valente; sister in laws, Sandra Browder and Carol Price; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephew. 

Source: July 10, 2009.

Ralph Everett Green, 63, born January 30, 1943 in Durant, Oklahoma, passed away January 12, 2007 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was laid to rest at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Ralph married Patricia Ann Lemons January 11, 1964, and is survived by his wife Pat of 43 years; daughters,  Regina Brooks and husband Ronald; Kristy Mankel and husband Richard; mother, Edith Green; sister, Bernice Ragland; brother, Darwyn Green; grandchildren, Erin, Cassie, Megan, Ally and Fred; and great-granddaughter, Emma.

Source: Family and Star Telegram, Fort Worth, Texas: January 14, 2007.

Lenora Crow Tatum, 88, born October 16, 1915 in Myra, Texas, passed away September 5, 2004 in McKinney, Texas. She was proceeded in death by her husband Amos Elmer Tatum born August 25, 1916 and passed away December 17, 1972 in Farwell, Texas. She is survived by her daughter Patricia Ann Tatum Chandler and her husband Jim; and three grandchildren Cullen, Andrew and Jimmy. 

D.L. Green 85, born 1919, passed away Wednesday November 24, 2004 in Fort Worth, Texas. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Edith (Tatum) Green of Fort Worth; sons Ralph E. Green and wife Pat of Fort Worth, Darwyn L. Green of Fort Worth, and daughter Bernice Ragland of Fort Worth; brothers Ralph Green of Arlington, Texas and Chester C. Green of Florida; sister Muriel Green of Arlington, Texas; seven grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Avon Dale Green. Intermet was at Laurel Land Memorial Park in Fort Worth, Texas.

Source: Family and Star Telegram, Fort Worth, Texas: November 28, 2004.

Patricia Ann Downing Green 54, born May 12, 1948 in Blytheville, Arkansas, passed away February 20, 2003 in Fort Worth, Texas. She is survived by her husband of 37 years Darwyn Green the grandson of John Ralph Tatum; son Gregory and wife Catherine Green; daugther Liana and husband Frankie Wester; 3 grandchildren Jeffery Green, Tanner and Logan Wester; mother Charlene Downing;  2 brothers Terry Downing, Andy Downing; 3 sisters Sherry Beck, Laura Tefertiller, Julie Vincent.

Source: Family and Star Telegram, Fort Worth, Texas; Saturday February 22, 2003

John Dean Tatum 79 passed away November 26, 2002 in Lansing, Michigan. John was born January 24, 1923 in Des Moines, Iowa. He was the son of Elmer Emery Tatum and the grandson of James Luther Tatum. He is survived by his wife Betty of 57 years; 3 children Richard, Sharon, and Janet; 3 grandchildren: 1 great grandchild: 2 sisters, Phyllis and Patricia. Intermet was at Deepdale Memorial Park Cemetery in Lansing, Michigan.

Source: Patricia Tatum Brand

Glen William Johnson passed away on Thursday December 19, 2002. Born September 17, 1915, Glen was the son of Seth and Mary Johnson of Greene County, Missouri. He is survived by his wife of 63 years Mabel Louella Johnson, two children: Glenda Diane Kemple of Dallas, Texas; and Kenneth W. Johnson and wife Sharon and one grandchild Tyler W. Johnson from Springfield, Missouri.

Information provided by Leonard Johnson ( contact for more information ). Source: Springfield News-Leader Online Edition.

Leonard Alvin Johnson passed away on March 8, 2002. He was born November 22, 1917 and is buried in the Clear Creek Cemetery at Tatum's Chapel Baptist Church near Springfield, Mo. Leonard Johnson is a descendant of Garland and Phoebe Rebecca Tatum Johnson.

  Provided by Leonard Johnson Jr. 4/1/2002

ESTELLE RUTH (HANAS) DUNN,  Born  Dec. 14, 1911,  Died  March 15, 2002. Born (Chicago, Illinois)  Died (Tulsa, Oklahoma)
(Buried with husband  WILLIAM FORBES DUNN 2 and WILLIAM FORBES DUNN 3).

  Provided by Marilyn Dunn Carothers. 3/23/2002

Mary Alice Jones Tatum, passed away December 24, 2001. Internment at the Capt. John Tatum Family Cemetery near Stuart, Virginia.

Provided by Peggy Williams. 12/31/2001

Edward Samuel Smith, age 81, a Federal Judge and researcher of the Lt. Edward Tatum

family passed away on March 22, 2001.

Provided by Sara Hill.

James William Tatum, born December 14, 1923 - Died December 22, 2000 

in Salem, North Carolina.

  Provided by Mary E. Tatum.

Julian Perl Tatum Jr. ( Bud ), age 87, born April 3, 1914 passed away June 25, 2001 and was buried June 28, 2001 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Bud Tatum was buried at Evergreen Cemetery with others from his family. Bud was proceeded in death by his wife Harriet M. Gordon Tatum who passed on October 20, 1991.