McPeters Funeral Home Records 1939

McPeters Funeral Home Records 1939


Adams, William Thomas
10-18-1853- Mississippi
01-30-1939-Fort Worth, Texas
Son- W.C. Adams
Shipped here by Lucas Funeral
Home, Fort Worth, Texas
Henry Cemetery
Page 25

Adams, Mary Lee (Colored)
02-11-1924- St. Louis Missouri
03-10-1939- Guys, Tennessee
Father-John Adams- Mississippi
Mother-Ora May Yarborough- Mississippi
Henry Yarbrough
Stegall Cemetery
Guys, Tennessee
Page 60

Adams, John Harvey Rev.
08-27-1888 - Mississippi
08-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Son- L.R. Adams
Father- James A. Adams- Tennessee
Mother- Mary Perkins- Mississippi
Wheeler Cemetery
Page 170

Aldridge, William Washington
02-10-1861- Mississippi
11-22-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Fannie Aldridge - 75 Yrs. old
Son- L.T. Aldridge
Grandson- Elmer Rhoades
Father- William Aldridge
Mother- Martha Caviness
Cumberland Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 256

Alexander, Baby Sister (Colored)
03-17-1939- Mississippi
12-03-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- George Alexander- Mississippi
Mother- Mary Marshall- Mississippi
St. Luke Colored Cemetery
3 Miles S.W. of Corinth
Page 262

Allen, Gertrude E.
08-22-1881- Mississippi
04-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Daughters- Mrs. Shorty Potts, Mrs. Will Anderson, & Mrs. Stella May Allen
Father- Frank Meadows- Mississippi
Mother- Sue Sawyer- Mississippi
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Page 80

Allen, Nelda Aline
About13 Yrs. of age- Mississippi
09-09-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Will F. Allen- Mississippi
Mother- Florence Latch- Mississippi
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 193

Allen, Frances (Colored)
03-12-1918- Mississippi
11-06-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order By-Forrest Moore
1/2 Bro. & George White
Father-Pearl Allen -Mississippi
Mother-Essie Moore-Mississippi
Wade Colored Cemetery
Page 243

Anderson, Miss Bessie
10-08-1880- Tennessee
09-29-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order by- Logan Whitten & Wife, F. F. Anderson
Francis & F.F., Jr. Anderson
Father- Logan James Anderson- Virginia
Mother- Elizabeth Franklin- Virginia
Henry Cemetery
Page 213

Austin, Elmo "Bill"
09-25-1912- Mississippi
05-14-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mary Austin
Brother- Lowell Austin
Father- Charles Austin- Mississippi
Mother- Claudie Jobe- Mississippi
Holley Church Cemetery
Page 106

Avery, Lillie Rose (Colored)
10-12-1881- Tennessee
03-24-1939- Guys, Tennessee
Brother- Ed Avery
Father- Bill Avery- Mississippi
Mother- Ann Mays- Alabama
St. Rest Colored Cemetery

Ayers, Infant Girl
01-16-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Clovis Ayers- Mississippi
Mother- Grace Mathis- Mississippi
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 18


Baggett, Dora Leila
53 Years old-1886
07-27-1939- Memphis, Tennessee
Brother- Hillie McMeans
Shipped Here From McDowell Funeral Home
Memphis, Tennessee
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 162

Bailey, Mrs. Flora Eleanor
01-21-1878- Tennessee
06-13-1939- Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee
Husband- Robert H. Bailey
Son- R. Lee Bailey
Father- Thomas Saylor- Tennessee
Mother- Ellen Boren- Virginia
Shiloh National Cemetery
Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee
Page 125

Bain, Creasey
04-03-1861- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-17-1939- Glen, Mississippi
Order by- M.E. Kilcrease, K.C. &
Luther Bain
Father- Solomon Carpenter- Georgia
Mother-Miss Cadle- Georgia
Liberty Hill Cemetery
2 miles N.W. of Leedy, Mississippi
Page 156

Barnes, Benjamin Clark, Sr.
06-14-1861- Tennessee
09-15-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Ada Stovall Barnes
Son-Randolph Barnes & B.C. Barnes, Jr.
Other Name- Mable Barnes
Father- Wesley Barnes- Tennessee
Mother- Elizabeth Forbes- Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 197

Barnes, Mrs. Grace
About 47 yr. Old- Tennessee
09-30-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Husband- Lonnie Barnes
Father- James Steelman Howell- Tennessee
Mother- Rebecca James Miller- Tennessee
Cumberland Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 215

Barnhill, Lonia (Colored)
09-19-1882- McNairy Co., Tennessee
08-29-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order by- Richard Alexander
Husband- Bob Wardlow
Father- Phillip Barnhill- Tennessee
Mother-Mary Barnhill- Tennessee
Other Name- Bob Wardlow
Mt. Carmel Colored Cemetery
Page 187

Bass, Hennily
About 83 years of age- Tennessee
03-08-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Camp Ground Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 57

Bass, Pitser Miller
03-13-1859- Mississippi
03-28-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Jennie Bass
Father- Jack Bass
Mother- Eliza Mathis- Mississippi
Brother-In-Law- Buster Leatherwood,
Other Names- Ben Bass & Amanda Bass
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Page 76

Baxter, Mose Northweather (Colored)
04-16-1858- Mississippi
01-09-1939- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Wife-Mattie Baxter
Son- Walter Baxter
Father- John Gates
Other Names- Grant Whittemore, Nelson F. Der,
Tate Colored Cemetery
Guys, McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 11

Beavers, Infant Girl
11-18-1939- Mississippi
Mid-Wife- Dank Kozett
Father- Jim Beavers
Mother- Florence Mitchell- Mississippi
Great Uncle- C.D. Steen
Olive Hill Church Cemetery
McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 248

Beavers, Ora Lee (Colored)
03-01-1938- Mississippi
07-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Ed Beavers- Tennessee
Mother- Leulla Farmer- Alabama
Colored Cemetery
Page 150

Beemer, Della Bell
12-23-1871- Mississippi
03-12-1939- Bolivar, Tennessee
Husband- George Beemer
Son- William “Bill” Beemer
Father- Felix Bell
Henry Cemetery
Page 61

Binzie, Jane Alice
05-02-1849- Scotland
01-06-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband-W.M. Binzie
Son- John Binzie
Father- Hugh Wilson- Scotland
Mother- Christena Murrah- Scotland
Farmington Cemetery
Page 07

Blake, Minnie (Colored)
Age 19
09-16-1939- St. Louis, Missouri
Father- John Crumes
Shipped From- Allen Dailes
Colored Cemetery
Page 205

Blasingame, George E.
09-01-1905- Arkansas
11-22-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Order By-John Blasingame,
Arthur Geisler & Wife,
& Pattie Christian
Wife- Donnie Timlake Blassingame
Other Name- K. Timlake
Father-George Bedford Blasingame-Tennessee
Mother-Addie Britton-Tennessee
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 257

Blevins, Willie T. (Colored)
12-25-1938- Tennessee
08-23-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order by- Herman Doss
Father- Herron Blevins- Mississippi
Mother- Mamie Lou James- Mississippi
St. Rest Colored Cemetery
McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 179

Bobo, Sim
About 68 Years old- South Carolina
01-14-1939- Pocahontas, Tennessee
Sister- Mrs. J.C. Wilbanks
Father-Jasen Bobo- South Carolina
Mother- Miss Bailey- South Carolina
Bethlehem Cemetery
Page 17

Boone, Mark (Colored)
About 58 Yr. old- Mississippi
10-02-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order by- W.C. Adams & Mrs. Tom Young
Father-Jeff Boone-Mississippi
Rienzi Colored Cemetery
Page 216

Boothe, Charles Fitzhue
05-27-1861- Mississippi
09-05-1939- Burnsville, Mississippi
Wife- Mattie Booth
Order by- Claude Booth
Father- J.G. Booth- Virginia
Mother- Mississippi Powell- Virginia
Holder Family Cemetery
2 1/2 Mi. South of Burnsville, Mississippi
Page 188

Brady, Joe Bud
02-14-1819- Alabama
02-21-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order by- W.Y. Brady & B.V. Fowler
Father- Bill Brady- Georgia
Mother- Lucy Smith- Alabama
Henry Cemetery
Page 43

Bridges, Infant Boy
05-22-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Martin Bridges- Tennessee
Mother- Opal Meeks- Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 112

Briggs, Mrs. Nancy Ann
03-12-1864- Mississippi
Husband- Henry S. Briggs
Son- Jeff P. Briggs,
Other Name- W.J. Briggs
Father- Elijah Lee- Alabama
Mother- Miss Aldridge- Alabama
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Page 253

Brock, Willard
10-26-1924- Mississippi
11-02-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Eli Brock- Mississippi
Mother- Ethyl Smith- Mississippi
Uncle- Wilson Crum
Lone Oak Cemetery
Page 240

Brooks, Mrs. Susan
06-11-1859- Georgia
06-25-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- George Brooks
Son-In-Laws- R.O. Grisham
Nephew- E.B. Bray
Father- Billy Bray
Shady Grove Cemetery
Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 143

Brown, Elbert Cleveland
09-07-1904- Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Verdie Brown
Father- L.W. Brown- Mississippi
Mother- Elizabeth McAnally- Mississippi
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
7 Miles East of Corinth
Page 204

Brown, Frank Edward
06-27-1900- Mississippi
12-26-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Ex Wife- Lucille Newman Brown [Age 25]
Brother- Billie Brown
Father- Joe Brown- Alabama
Mother- Ludy Joslin- Mississippi
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 276

Burch, Harold W.
12-04-1880- Mississippi
U.S. Veteran
Order by- Hugh Birch
Wife- Ora Sweat Birch
Son -Harold Birch
Father- Ben G. Birch- Tennessee
Mother- Miss Murphy- Mississippi
Hollywood Cemetery
Jackson, Tennessee
Lot #75 Grave #5 Section- I
Page 28

Burgin, Elizabeth Kilpatrick
09-16-1873- Corinth, Mississippi
05-16-1939- Corpus Christie, Texas
Husband- Dr. S.H.C. Burgin
Father- W.H. Kilpatrick
Mother- Margaret Hay
City Cemetery
Page 109

Burns, Jerry Lapolyon (Colored)
About 83 years old- Tennessee
02-22-1939- Guys, Tennessee
Wife- Carrie Burns
Son- Oscar Burns
Other Name- James Burns
Mother- Mary Meeks- Tennessee
St. Rest Colored Cemetery
Page 46

Burns, Mary Janette
07-13-1933- Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
09-27-1939- Memphis, Tennessee
Residence- Tishomingo, Mississippi
Father- Edward J. Burns- Mississippi
Mother- Eva Finch- Mississippi
Highland Cemetery
3 miles South of Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 211

Butler, Lula
08-27-1877- Mississippi
10-05-1939- Pocahontas, Tennessee
Husband- Joe Butler- Died In 1932
Daughter- Oleavory Butler
Father- John L. Long
Mother- Miss Butler
Tuscumbia Cemetery
Page 219

Byrd, Mattie Binzie
02-04-1885- Mississippi
02-27-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- R. Eugene Byrd
Order By-Miss Chris Byrd &
John Binzie
Father-William Binzie- Scotland
Mother-Jane Alice Wilson-Scotland
Farmington Cemetery
Page 51


Campbell, Chester Ann (Colored)
01-22-1865- Mississippi
Husband- Joe Campbell
Order by- Levie Kirks (Sheriff)
Son- Herman Campbell
Father- Atney Carter- Mississippi
Mother- Sara Bearden- Mississippi
Mt. Carmel Colored Cemetery
Page 184

Carroll, Joe W.
03-09-1872- Tennessee
08-24-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Jennie Carroll
Order by- Harry Lee Williams
Son- Howard Carroll
Father- C. H. Carroll- Tennessee
Salem Cemetery
Page 181

Carroll, Sonjia Mae
01-08-1939- Mississippi
01-21-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Clarence W. Carroll- Tennessee
Mother- Lucille White- Tennessee
Shiloh Cemetery
Page 22

Carter, Arilla Brown (Colored)
About 65 Years old - Mississippi
01-13-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- J.C. Carter
Order by- Pearl Freeman
Father-Joe Freeman
Colored City Cemetery
Page 15

Chambers, Guy H.
08-28-1883 -Tennessee
Wife Inez Chambers
Father-Sam Chambers-Tennessee
Mother-Nancy Atkins-Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 272

Chase, Marcus
05-17-1883 –Prentiss Co., Mississippi
12-20-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mary Chase
Father- John Chase- Mississippi
Mother- Elizabeth Jones
Piney Grove Cemetery/Juliette Cemetery
Page 273

Claunch, Loven Greenberry
About 71 Years old- Mississippi
07-06-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Lola Claunch
Son- Dewey Claunch
Father- Loven C. Claunch- Alabama
Mother- Nancy Owens- Mississippi
Salem Cemetery
Page 148

Coleman, General Bragg (Colored)
12-23-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Belle Coleman
Father- Charles Coleman
Mother- Ella Williams
St Luke Colored Cemetery
Page 275

Coln, Mrs. Mary Ella
04-09-1869- Mississippi
10-13-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- W.A. Coln
Father- J.H. Newman- Mississippi
Mother- Frances Reynolds- Tennessee
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 224

Cook, Annie Bell (Colored)
06-21-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Frank Cook
Friend- Nancy Drish
Father- Lark King- Alabama
Mother- Savannah Drish- Alabama
Colored City Cemetery
Page 136

Cook, Everette C. Jr.
05-13-1939- Mississippi
12-16-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Everette C. Cook- Mississippi
Mother- Bertha Wilbanks- Mississippi
Wheeler Cemetery
Page 268

Cook, Marshall C.
03-30-1888- Mississippi
01-13-1939- Iuka, Mississippi
Wife- Rena Cook
Daughter- Mrs. Katie Wood
Father- Ceab Cook
Mother- Katie Ward
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
10 miles N. E. of Burnsville, Mississippi
Page 14

Cooper, Bonnie Loyce
02-06-1937- Mississippi
09-09-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Robert Cooper- Mississippi
Mother- Jessie Haynie- Mississippi
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Page 194

Cooper, Joseph E.J.
05-25-1866- Alabama
Wife- Mrs. Madge Cooper
Sons- Joseph G., (Ada, Oklahoma)
Thomas Cooper (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma)
Father- Uriah Cooper
Mother- Frances Cooper
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Page 19

Copeland, Mrs. Mary V.
11-23-1877- Mississippi
02-02-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- S. P. Copeland
Daughter- Mrs. Bingham
Order by- Virgie & Hurshel Copeland
Father- James Findley- Mississippi
Salem Church Cemetery
Page 26

Crow, Dorothy Gene
04-29-1937- Alabama
08-01-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Residence- Pickwick Dam, Hardin Co., Tennessee
Father- William H. Crow- Georgia
Mother- Helen Louise Phifer- Tennessee
City Cemetery- Shorter, Alabama
Page 164

Crum, Mrs. Donia
09-06-1850- Mississippi
02-15-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Husband- Peter Crum
Son- M.C. Crum
Father- Jim Moore- Mississippi
Mother-Miss Robertson- Mississippi
Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery
Page 39

Crum, H.P.
03-09-1937- Mississippi
06-16-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Residence- Walnut, Mississippi
Order by- Robert Crum
Father- H.P. "Rob" Crum- Mississippi
Mother-Modenia Wilbanks- Mississippi
Brush Creek Cemetery
8 Miles West of Kossuth, Mississippi
Page 129

Crum, Jacquelyn Regina
O8-18-1939- Mississippi
08-20-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Duffie T. Crum- Mississippi
Mother- Hettie Ketchum Garrett- Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 176

Crum, Robert Leon
07-16-1916- Mississippi
05-11-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Wife- Verdie King Crum
Order by- Clebart Crum & (J.B. Kennedy- Oakland, Tennessee)
Father- Mark Crum- Mississippi
Mother- Mary Phillips- Mississippi
Shiloh Cemetery- Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 102

Cumby, Clarence (Colored)
About 42 Years old- Tennessee
08-24-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
U.S. Veteran
Father- Dan Cumby-Mississippi
Mother- Julia Fly -Tennessee
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 180


Dancer, Lottie
01-05-1891- Ramer, Tennessee
10-31-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Ex-Husband- Joe M. Reynolds
Order by-Joe Reynolds & Brent Johnson
Niece- Susie Prather
Sister-In-Law- Ira Dancer
Father- Park Dancer- Tennessee
Mother- Sallie Garrett- Tennessee
Ramer Cemetery
McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 238

Davis, Annie (Colored)
08-04-1884 -Mississippi
Son-Ben Davis
Colored City Cemetery
Page 92

Davis, Bettie
About 83 Years old- Mississippi
01-30-1939- Burnsville, Mississippi
Husband- B.H. Davis
Father- Wash Moser
Mother- Miss Clausel
Burnsville Cemetery
Burnsville, Mississippi
Page 24

Davis, David H.
10-31-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Beatrice Davis
Son- O.S. Davis
Father- David Henry Davis- Tennessee
Farmington Cemetery
Page 239

Davis, Mrs. Emma
02-15-1867- Mississippi
10-26-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Husband- G.W. Davis
Grand-Son-In-Law- Joe Henry
Father- J.R. Savage- North Carolina
Mother- Miss Lamberth- Cherokee, Alabama
Sardis Cemetery
Page 232

Dean, Thomas Franklin "Tommie"
08-23-1935- Mississippi
09-08-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Alec P. Dean- Alabama
Mother- Ada Maddox- Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 192

Dean, Tom Paden
03-10-1884- Mississippi
03-31-1939- Tishomingo, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Ollie Dean
Sons- Olen & Aron Dean
Order by- W.M. Nash
Father- Tom. C. Dean- Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Mother-Mary Tucker- Lawrence Co. Tennessee
Palestine Church Cemetery
North of Paden
Page 77

Dearing, Sallie Maude
02-09-1872- Prentiss Co. Mississippi
08-01-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- A.B. Dearing
Niece- Mrs. Harry Roebke
Order by- Jeff Furtick, & Harry Roebke
Father- William W. Furtick
Henry Cemetery
Page 165

Dickerson, George W.
09-17-1859- Tennessee
06-17-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Son- T.H. Dickerson and two other sons
Father- David Dickerson-N.C.
Mother- Miss Seaton
Salem Cemetery
Page 131

Dilworth, Shirley Jean
12-31-1938- Mississippi
03-18-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Father- Mark Dilworth- Mississippi
Mother- Zelma Farris- Mississippi
Dilworth White Cemetery
Page 65

Drewery, Mollie Bell
07-28-1883- Mississippi
07-14-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Husband- Will B. Drewery
Son- Roy Bell
Father- George W. Jones- Tennessee
Mother- Mattie Wilhite- Mississippi
Ebenezer Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 154


Elam, Tester Rufus, Jr.
08-16-1939- Mississippi
08-19-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Tester Rufus Elam- Mississippi
Mother- Bertha Potts- Mississippi
Brush Creek Cemetery
Page 174

England, Milton Harry
10-10-1901- Ohio
05-04-1939- Counce, Tennessee
Residence- Dayton, Ohio
Wife- Margarette Weaver England
Father- William England- Kentucky
Burial in Dayton, Ohio
Page 96


Faulkner, Infant Boy
03-05-1939 -Tennessee
03-07-1939- Ramer, Tennessee
Father- Homer Faulkner- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother- Myrt Brooks Faulkner- Chester Co., Tennessee
Grandfather- Bob Faulkner
Faulkner Family Cemetery
Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Page 54

Ferrell, Jarvis, Jr.
03-21-1939- Mississippi
08-01-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Father- Jarvis Ferrell- Mississippi
Mother-Miss Sargent- Mississippi
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Page 166

Fields, James Irvin
11-29-1851- Hardin Co., Tennessee
Wife- Sallie Fields [Age 68]
Daughter- Cora Wickers
Reaves Cemetery
Middleton, Hardeman County, Tennessee
Page 255

Flake, Mollie
06-15-1875- Tippah Co., Mississippi
07-28-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Husband- John Flake
Son- J.F. Flake
Father- Jim Robinson- Tennessee
Mother- Martha Foster
Harmony Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 161

Fletcher, Mrs. Mary Blanch
03-31-1874- Mississippi
07-06-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
@ Home of Mrs. Morrison
Husband- Bruce T. Fletcher
Son- Robert R. McDonald
Father- David Young- Mississippi
Mother- Mary Gaulh- Mississippi
Forrest Hill Cemetery
Memphis Tennessee
Page 149

Fowler, Donald Ray
04-04-1939- Mississippi
04-05-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Bob Fowler- Tennessee
Mother- Mary Reynolds- Tennessee
Farmington Cemetery
Page 79

Foote, Rebbie Dean
11-09-1867- Mississippi
08-29-1939- Burnsville, Mississippi
Husband- J.M. Foote
Daughter- Mrs. Mamie Rhine
Father- Mr. Dean
Burnsville Cemetery
Burnsville, Mississippi
Page 186

Fowler, Willie George
01-08-1874- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
03-16-1939- Michie, Tennessee
Residence- Kendrick, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Alice Fowler
Son- Warner Fowler
Father- George Fowler- Tennessee
Mother- Mississippi Kennedy- Alabama
Oak Hill Cemetery
Page 63

Franks, Martha Jane
11-27-1865- Tennessee
04-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Jim W. Franks
Sons- Jimmy & Luther Franks
Father- William Rhone- Tennessee
Mother- Margaret Harris- Tennessee
Salem Cemetery
Page 81

Frazier, Sidney John
01-08-1871- Tennessee
08-26-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Erma Wilson Frazier
Son- M.E. "Jack" Frazier
Father- George Frazier- Tennessee
Mother- Miss Surratt- Tennessee
Holley Church Cemetery
Page 185

Freeman, Lillie May (Colored)
05-07-1939 -Mississippi
05-11-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- William C. Freeman- Mississippi
Mother- Mary Copeland- Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 104

Fulks, James Robert
05-28-1939- Mississippi
09-05-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Father- John Dave Fulks- Tennessee
Mother- Verlon Chase- Mississippi
Old Danville Cemetery
Page 189


Gatlin, Laura Jean
05-11-1933- Mississippi
09-18-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Earnest Y. Gatlin- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Smith- Mississippi
Brother- Lonnie Gatlin
Salem Cemetery
Page 203

George, James Clinton
09-16-1862- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
03-23-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mary George
Order by- J.W. Rankin
Father- Clinton George- Mississippi
Mother- Anne White- Mississippi
Salem Church Cemetery
Page 70

George, Melissa Love
04-04-1861- Mississippi
09-30-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- J.A. George
Order by- Lillian, Lorene, Maybell
& Clarence George
Other Name- Effie George
Father- Sherard White- Mississippi
Antioch Cemetery
Page 214

Gibbs, Miss Vira Elizabeth "Lillie"
03-04-1880- Tennessee
09-11-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Brothers- Oakley, H.V. & John Gibbs
Father- T.M. Gibbs- Tennessee
Mother- Amanda Jane Bivens- Tennessee
Other Names- S.O. Gibbs & J.U Gibbs
Mud Creek Valley Cemetery
5 miles North of Adamsville, McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 195

Glidewell, Infant Girl
Stillborn- Corinth, Mississippi
10-12-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Henry Glidewell- Mississippi
Mother- Ester Mae Crum- Mississippi
Old Danville Cemetery
Page 223

Glidewell, Ruby May
04-18-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Herman Glidewell- Mississippi
Mother- Minnie Hodum- Mississippi
Grandfather- C.L. Hodum
Shiloh Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 84

Glover, Infant Girl
08-22-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
08-22-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Age 1 Hour
Father- Hubert Glover- Tennessee
Mother- Clara Bitts- Tennessee
Friend- R.E. Horton
Guys Cemetery
Page 178

Goddard, Florence Dee Cora
05-13-1873- Tennessee
02-09-1939Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- B.B. Goddard
Order by- Tommy, Mark & Wife
Mr. Goddard, Banks and Wife
Father- James P. McCarter
Mother- Susan Graham
Henry Cemetery
Page 35

Goodman, Willie Rachel Hagy
08-18-1913- Tennessee
06-24-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- T.H. Goodman
Sister- Annie Hagy
Father- O.H. Hagy- Tennessee
Mother- Nellie Gann- Tennessee
Baptist Shiloh Church Cemetery
Page 141

Gant, Samuel
04-28-1864- North Carolina
07-08-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Daughter- (Evalia) or Evaliah Gant
Wife- Maggie Richardson Gant
Father- William Gant- North Carolina
Mother- Zilphia Diamond- North Carolina
Cumberland Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 151

Gray, Mrs. Allie B.
08-23-1875- Mississippi
04-25-1939- Tishomingo, Mississippi
Husband- James Z. Gray
Son- Alvin V. Gray- Nashville, Tennessee
Father- John S. Nagle- Mississippi
Burnsville Cemetery
Burnsville, Mississippi
Page 90

Green, James Emra
09-30-1866- Alabama
06-06-1939- Burnsville, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Bill Green
Son- Bennie F. Green
Father- Thomas B. Green- Alabama
Mother- Mississippi Rayburn- Alabama
Bethany Cemetery
Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 120

Green, Nellie Fay
08-01-1938- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-14-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Grandfather- Will Green
Father- Clarence Green- Tennessee
Mother- Bell Sanders- Mississippi
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Page 247

Griffin, Alvie Eugene
Stillborn- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-03-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Father- Dewey Griffin- Mississippi
Mother- Osa Akers- Tennessee
Farmington Cemetery
Page 263

Griffin, Raymond
02-16-1910- Tennessee
02-27-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Formerly of Campbell, Missouri
Wife- Ila M. Griffin
Father- Charlie Griffin- Tennessee
Mother- Elizabeth McCord- Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 50


Hamm, Josie Irene
01-22-1939- Mississippi
06-17-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order by- Dora Lee Hopper
Father- Perry Nese Hamm- Tennessee
Mother- Vera Mae Davis- Mississippi
Holly Cemetery
Page 132

Hampton, Mrs. Cora
08-19-1869- Tennessee
10-17-1939- Booneville, Mississippi
Husband- Thomas Hampton
Granddaughters- Evla Rees
Father- Pleasant Hudson
Antioch Cemetery
Obion Co., Tennessee
Page 228

Hardin, Infant Boy
08-20-1939- Mississippi
Order by- Mrs. Blasingame
Father- John Frank Hardin- Mississippi
Mother- Willie Clausel- Mississippi
Other Name- F.B. Hardin
City Cemetery
Page 175

Hardin, Johnnie
About 21 Years old- Mississippi
05-25-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Wife- Pearl Hardin
Friend- Jeff D. Furtick
Father- Will Hardin- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Taylor- Mississippi
Hinkle Creek Cemetery
Page 114

Harling, Valentine P.
09-10-1859- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
07-10-1939- Booneville, Mississippi
Son- Henry C. Harling
Wife- V. P. Harling
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Booneville, Prentiss Co., Miss
Page 152

Harris, M.C.
01-02-1936- Mississippi
05-11-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Marvin A. Harris- Mississippi
Mother- Ludie Mae Harville- Mississippi
New Hope Cemetery
Page 101

Harville, Bettie Joe
08-22-39 -Mississippi
12-05-1939- Corinth, Miss
Father- Henry Harville- Mississippi
Mother- Mamie L. Oliver- Alabama
New Hope Cemetery
Near Leedy, Mississippi
Page 265

Harville, Emmie Sue
05-22-1938- Mississippi
02-21-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Father- Henry Harville- Mississippi
Mother- Mamie Oliver- Alabama
New Hope Cemetery
Near Leedy, Mississippi
Page 45

Haynes, William Henry
08-16-1854- Alabama
08-02-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Sons- Lon and Fred Haynes
Wife- Mary Elizabeth Haynes
Father- James H. Haynes
Mother- Nancy Lamb
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 167

Haynie, Melvin Elmore "Toy"
02-18-1871- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-19-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Annie Strickland Haynie
Brother- Clarence Haynie
Father- Henry S. Haynie- Georgia
Mother- Buna Vesta Phillips- Mississippi
Other Names- M.D., C.L., Grace & Eva Loise Haynie
Haynie Family Cemetery
Page 251

Henderson, James Samuel
03-08-1877- Mississippi
03-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Naomi Henderson
Father- Greenberry Henderson- Mississippi
Mother- Elizabeth Marsh- Mississippi
Lone Oak Cemetery
Page 56

Henderson, Kate Roberts (Colored)
05-01-1864- Mississippi
10-19-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Henry Roberts Henderson
Daughter- Alice Wright
Son-In-Law- Lem Wright
Father- John Owens
Mother- Miss Cornelius -Virginia
Colored City Cemetery
Page 230

Hewett, James E.
08-15-1857- Georgia
06-19-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Nephew- O.G. Duncan
Father- William A. Hewitt- North Carolina
Mother- Sallie Smith- Georgia
Wesley Chapel Cemetery
Hardin Co., Tennessee
Page 134

Higginbottom, Mrs. Letha
05-20-1870- Mississippi
09-17-1939- Burnsville, Mississippi
Order by- Massau Higginbottom
Father- George Osborn
Mother- Miss Hicks
Liberty Hill Cemetery
3 Miles S.W. of Burnsville, Mississippi
Page 202

Hill, Eliza Jane
09-19-1870- Mississippi
05-07-1939- Booneville, Mississippi
Husband- Joe Hill
Son- John Garrett
Father- Bill Barnes- Mississippi
Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery
8 Mi. E. of Booneville, Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Page 99

Hines, Mrs. Dora
11-22-1876- Mississippi
11-24-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Husband- A.L. Hines
Son- Charlie G. Hines
Sister- Mrs. Willie Jones
Father- Whit Jeanes- Mississippi
Mother- Catherine Brooks- Mississippi
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Page 259

Hodge, Harrison (Colored)
01-25-1891- Tennessee
06-29-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Separated-Wife- Arilla Hodge
U.S. Veteran
Brother- John Hodge
Father- Edmond Hodge- Georgia
Mother- Ellen Shannon- Tennessee
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 145

Hodge, Mollie
02-10-1861- Tennessee
10-28-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- J.P. Hodge [Died 1923]
Son-in-Law- Byrd Gray- Savannah, Tennessee
Brother- W.D. Peyton
Father- Jim Peyton- North Carolina
Mother- Rachel Ray- Tennessee
Savannah Cemetery
Savannah, Tennessee
Page 235

Hollis, William J.
11-26-1854- South Carolina
01-10-1939- Memphis, Tennessee
Residence- Walnut, Mississippi
Wife- Lenora Hollis
Son-D.T. Hollis
Other Name- W.P. Hollis
Father- John Hollis- South Carolina
Mother- Susan Hill- South Carolina
Union Cemetery
Chalybeate, Mississippi
Page 12

Holmes, James Madison (Colored)
02-16-1876- Mississippi
04-29-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Nannie Holmes
Daughter- Myrtle Holmes
Father- George Holmes- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Jones- Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 91

Hopper, Mrs. Armedia Nancy
10-02-1875- Alabama
12-05-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Dan Hopper [age 70]
Daughter- Mamie Bush, Georgie Haynie & Hildred
Other Name Ed Haynie
Father- George Burnside- Tennessee
Mother- Paralee Malone- Alabama
Henry Cemetery
Page 266

Howell, Gussie Lee
09-19-1915- Gibson Co., Tennessee
07-23-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Aunt- Grace Barnes
Father- Norman Howell- Tennessee
Mother- Janie Mathews- Tennessee
Eldod Baptist Church Cemetery
6 miles E. of Trenton, Tennessee
Page 159

Huggins, Callie
09-16-1921- Mississippi
01-21-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Frank Huggins- Mississippi
Mother- Rachel Owens- Mississippi
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 20

Hurley, Martha L.
01-7-1854- Mississippi
05-25-1939- Chewalla, Tennessee
Husband- John Hurley
Son- Jim F. Hurley
Father- Harvey Derryberry- Tennessee
Mother- Vina Butler- Tennessee
Indian Creek Cemetery
Chewalla, Tennessee
Page 113

Hutcheson, James M.
01-28-1892- Mississippi
07-13-1939- Booneville, Mississippi
Residence- Tishomingo, Mississippi
Wife- Odie Hutcheson
Brother- Carley S. Hutcheson
Father- Jasper H. Hutcheson- Alabama
Mother- Miss Newell- Mississippi
Burns Cemetery 6 Mi. E. of
Tishomingo, Mississippi
Page 153

Hutchins, Mary Susanna
03-29-1852- Georgia
06-09-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Husband- Taylor Hutchins
Granddaughter- Maggie Thrasher
Father- Jessie Huffman-North Carolina
Mother- Merlandi Tarrow- North Carolina
Lone Oak Cemetery
Page 122


Ijams, Mary Luella (Colored)
12-17-1916- Tennessee
05-14-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Eddie B. Ijams
Order by- Brooks Walker
Father- Bud Neil- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother-Mora Weatherley- Tennessee
Colored City Cemetery
Page 105


James, Blanche
About 43 Years old- Mississippi
11-06-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Divorced- Tom James
Father- Mr. Studdard
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Page 242

James, Brady (Colored)
03-12-1859- Alabama
03-14-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Mattie James
Order by- Homer James
Grandson- John H. Davis
Father- John James- Alabama
Mother- Emily Nance- Virginia
Other Name- Annie Pearl Davis
Colored City Cemetery
Page 62

Jamieson, Crawford, Love
04-01-1859- South Carolina
03-21-1939- Chalybeate, Mississippi
Wife- Lo Ella Jamieson
Son- O.M. Jamieson- Memphis, Tennessee
Son- C.G. Jamieson- Walnut, Mississippi
Father- William Jamieson- South Carolina
Mother-Ethalinda Minter- South Carolina
Chalybeate Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 69

Jennings, Sam (Colored)
12-15-1907- Tennessee
02-27-1939- 2:30 p.m.- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Georgia Ann Carter Jennings
Brother- Lonie Jennings
Father- Efe Jennings- Tennessee
Mother- Linza Lindsey-Tennessee
St. Rest Colored Cemetery
Page 49

Jennings, Zettie (Colored)
01-29-1894- Tennessee
05-30-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Will Jennings
Father- Mack Gawyer
Mother- Millie Mann- Tennessee
St. Rest Colored Cemetery
5 miles east of Guys, Tennessee
Page 115

Jobe, Mark Taylor
03-16-1871- Mississippi
11-13-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Alice Jobe
Brother- Erby Jobe
Order by- Ketchum Jobe
Father- Jack Jobe
Other names- I.I. Jobe & C. K. Jobe
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 246

Johns, Mrs. Anna
04-07-1878- Indiana
10-05-1939- Birmingham, Alabama
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Dr. W.A. Johns
Order by DR. W.A. Johns and Willie
Father-Dr. J.N. Outtin- Maryland
Mother-Clara A. Pollark- Alabama
City Cemetery
Page 218

Johnson, Mrs. Linzika
01-31-1874- Tennessee
01-02-1939- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Husband- N.W. Johnson
Nephew- Kenneth Wardlow
Father- Cage Farris
New Hope Cemetery
Page 03

Johnson, Infant Girl
05-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi- 6:00 a.m.
05-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi- 9:a.m.
Father- James Everett Johnson- Tennessee
Mother- Bertie Wilkins- Mississippi
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 98

Johnson, Rev. Mellville
02-18-1893- Mississippi
02-24-1939-Corinth, Mississippi- 4:00 a.m.
Wife- Birdley G. Johnson
Brother- E.E. Johnson
Order by- Mr. Perkins & Brooks Walker
Father-Eugene Johnson- Jackson, Tennessee
Mother-Nellie Ellis - Mississippi
Batesville Cemetery
Batesville, Mississippi
Page 47

Johnson, Shelby Jean
About 3 years 2 months old- Mississippi
08-12-1939- Glen, Mississippi
Father- D. J. Johnson- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Stevenson- Mississippi
Uncle-R.L. Johnson
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Page 171

Johnston, Edgar Porter
02-14-1880- Mississippi
01-06-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Pearl Johnston
Son- Grady Johnston
Father- Bill Johnston- Mississippi
Mother- Dee Jobe- Mississippi
Salem Cemetery
Page 08

Johnston, Wilford Dinsel
About 21 years old
08-19-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Order by- Hungenberg & Glindmeyer [Covington Kentucky]
Friend- Dewey Maveriks
Father- Virgil Johnston
Burial- St. Bernard Ohio
Page 173

Jones, John Bailey
06-15-1871- Tennessee
02-17-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Hattie Jones
Daughters- Mrs. E.K. Davis, Mrs. Ruby Austin &
Mrs. Pearl Leatherwood
Father- Frank Jones
Mother- Sarah Huggins
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 40

Jones, Terrell
11-1-1853- Tennessee
11-23-1939-Corinth, Mississippi- 3:00 a.m.
Nephew-Virgil Jones
Father-James Jones- Virginia
Mother-Miss Gorden- Alabama
Lebanon Cemetery
Page 258

Jordan, John C.
12-11-1859- Arkansas
06-22-1939- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Wife- Mary Jordan
Son-In-Law- H.C. Stacy
Father- William Jordan- South Carolina
Mother- Mary Lay- Alabama
Massey Cemetery
14 miles south east
Booneville, Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Page 138


Kenoum, Doris Opline
Age- 8 mos. old- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
06-18-1939- Ramer, Tennessee - 11:30 p.m.
Father- Tiloon E. Kenoum- Mississippi
Mother- Ocean Rhodes- Mississippi
Grandfather- J.C. Rhodes
Mt. Gillard Cemetery
Iuka, Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 133

Kibby, Mrs. Magg
08-12-1867- North Carolina
06-14-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- Henry Kibby
Son- H.C. Kibby
Father-William McDonald- North Carolina
Mother- Roxie Nelson- North Carolina
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 126

Kimmons, Ona Eudora Morrison
01-27-1868- Mississippi
03-10-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- M.C. Kimmons
Order by- M.C., Dale Kimmons & Mary K. Mitchell
Father- Robert Russell Morrison- North Carolina
Mother- Elizabeth Ann Wheeler- North Carolina
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 59

King, Henry
11-05-1850- Tennessee
09-17-1939- Ramer, Tennessee
Wife- Mary M. King
Son- J.M. King
Father- Billie King- North Carolina
Mother- Miss Fulton- North Carolina
Sulphur Springs Cemetery
6 miles north of Ramer,
McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 200

King, Laura Walker (Colored)
12-01-1901- Mississippi
04-15-1939-Corinth, Mississippi 9:a.m.
Husband- Terry King
Brother- Green Walker
Father- Green Walker, Sr. - Mississippi
Mother- Lucy Swinney -Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 83

Kingen, William Thomas
02-17-1859- Indiana
07-18-1939- Corinth, Mississippi- 4:30 p.m.
Order by- Jesse Kingen and Buster Brown
Father- John Kingen- Indiana
Mother- Mary Ann Meads- Indiana
Other Name- Fannie Kingen
Antioch Cemetery
Page 157

Kirkland, James Monroe
12-14-1883- Mississippi
04-03-1939- Corinth, Mississippi- 7:20 p.m.
Wife- Ella May Kirkland
Father- Richard Kirkland- North Carolina
Mother- Mattie Bristow-Virginia
Other Name- Mrs. Taylor
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 78

Kitchens, Callie Ollie Ross
09-07-1876- Mississippi
10-15-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- J.F. Kitchens
Son- Clovis Kitchens
Father- J. F. Ross- North Carolina
Mother- Callie Collins Ross- North Carolina
Other Name- Clarence Kitchens
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 226


Lagrone, Dona (Colored)
12-12-1878 - Tennessee
09-07-1939 - Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- Charlie Lagrone
Father- Fayette Mason
St. Rest Colored Cemetery
McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 191

Talmage Edgar Lancaster.
04-15-1938- Mississippi
02-11-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Willie Lancaster- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Reynolds- Mississippi
Friend- J.C. Bennett
Antioch Cemetery
Page 37

Latch, J.C.
03-31-1923- Mississippi
03-03-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Leon A. Latch- Mississippi
Mother- Ethel Switcher- Mississippi
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 53

Ledbetter, Mrs. Ida
09-13-1858- Alabama
02-26-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-J.H. Ledbetter
Daughter- Mrs. Calvin Taylor
Father- D. D. Draper- South Carolina
Mother- Caroline Wood- Anniston, Alabama
Hillside Cemetery
Anniston, Alabama
Page 48

Ledbetter, Susan (Colored)
01-*-1826- Mississippi (Age 113 Years old)
04-03-1939- Forrest City, Arkansas
Widow of- Edmond Ledbetter
Son- Mathew Ledbetter
Daughter- Annie L. Morris- Forrest City, Arkansas,
St. Frances Co.
Father- John Johnson
Rienzi Colored Cemetery
Page 82

Lewis, Corena
04-13-1933- Mississippi
05-11-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Wilburn Lewis- Mississippi
Mother- Linnie Vandiver- Mississippi
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Page 103

Lindsey, Alice M.
04-22-1869- Mississippi
02-19-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Order by- O.R. and Children
Father- B.F. Hopkins- North Carolina
Mother- Jane Campbell- North Carolina
Henry Cemetery
Page 41

Lowe, Theopolis (Colored)
About 40 Yrs. old- Mississippi
02-06-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Shot In Shoulder
Wife- Lucille Lowe
Father- Billy Lowe- Mississippi
Mother- Matilda Lewis- Mississippi
St. Rest Colored Cemetery
McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 34

Lynch, Mrs. Hettie S.
03-11-1860- Wayne Co., Tennessee
05-20-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- I.J. Lynch
Other Name- Miss Lula Lynch
Father- Henderson White- Tennessee
Mother- Nancy Newburn- Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 110


Mackey, Ezekial George
05-15-1900- Mississippi
03-06-1939- Maplewood, Missouri
Order by- Charlie & Smith Mackey- Riverside, Georgia
Father-Thomas Mackey- North Carolina
Mother-Miss Dora Hendrix- Mississippi
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 58

Madden, William Lafayette
08-28-1858- Mississippi
12-05-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Carrie Hinton Madden [Age 60]
Father- J.L. Madden- South Carolina
Mother- Miss McDougal- South Carolina
Other Name- Arthur Madden
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 264

Malone, Infant Boy
02-12-1939- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Father- R.D. Malone- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Phillips- Tennessee
Friend- B. J. Rickman
Other Name- H. M. Flanagan
Liberty Cemetery
Page 38

Maricle, Audie Randolph
04-09-1916- Mississippi
09-06-1939- Pocahontas, Tennessee
Brother- Will E. Maricle
Father- Ben Maricle- Mississippi
Mother- Lizzie Love- Alabama
Union Cemetery
Page 190

Maricle, Isac B.
05-04-1871- Mississippi
09-24-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Wife- Lizzie Maricle
Son-In-Law- W.H. Spencer
Father- Will Maricle- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Miller- Mississippi
Union Cemetery
Page 209

Marsh, Mrs. Mollie
08-27-1849- Mississippi
12-17-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- S.M. Marsh
Son- Earl Allen
Father- Will McLeroy- North Carolina
Mother- Miss Sanders- North Carolina
Other Name- J.A. Marsh
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Page 269

Massey, Annie Srygley
03-18-1874- Alabama
10-10-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Oscar Lee Massey
Niece- Mrs. Maude S. Edwards (G.D.)
Memphis, Tennessee
Order by- Mrs. Edwards &
Mary Cross Srygley
Father- Crockett Srygley- Alabama
Mother- Parry Lee Smelser- Alabama
Iuka City Cemetery
Iuka, Mississippi
Page 220

Mauldin, Benjamin Able
04-16-1865- Mississippi
02-20-1939- Memphis Tennessee
Residence- Chalybeate, Mississippi
Wife- Caldonia Mauldin
Order by- Barnett Adair
Father- J.H. Mauldin- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Jackson- Mississippi
Little Hope Church Cemetery
8 Mi. West of Falkner, Mississippi
Page 42

Medford, Mrs. Sallie
03-04-1870- Tennessee
04-23-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Widow of- A.J. Medford
Son- Arlin Medford- Walnut, Mississippi
Father- Thomas Lynch- Tennessee
Mother- Miss Nelms- Mississippi
Ebenezer Church Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 88

Robert Daniel Medley,
12-13-1883- Mississippi
12-28-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Residence- Paden, Mississippi
Wife- Neoma Medley [Age 53]
Brother- H.O. Medley Paden Mississippi
Son- J.R. Medley- Memphis Tennessee
Father- Daniel C. Medley-Mississippi
Mother- Malissia Huff-Mississippi
Palestine Cemetery
1 Mile N. of Paden,
Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 278

Miller, Lorene (Colored)
06-12-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
06-21-1939-Corinth, Mississippi- 1:35 a.m.
Father- James Miller- Mississippi
Mother- Beatrice Grady- Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 135

Mills, Mrs. Bertha Moore
03-07-1898- Tennessee
06-27-1939- Booneville, Mississippi- 9:55 a.m.
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- W.R. Mills
Other Names- J.E. Mills, Roscoe Mills & C.W. Moore
Father- George Moore- Tennessee
Mother- Miss Michie- Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 144

Mills, Evie
About 23 Years old- Mississippi
02-03-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Father- Carroll Mills- Alabama
Mother- Fannie Brock- Mississippi
Order by- Van Mills, John Mills
& Rufe Arnold
Lone Oak Cemetery
Page 29

Mills, Mrs. Laura
11-29-1858- Tennessee
03-19-1939- Pocahontas, Tennessee
Husband- A. Mills
Father- Howard Lane- South Carolina
Mother- Miss Johnson- South Carolina
State Line Church Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 66

Mitchell, L.A.
About 60 Years old- Tennessee
02-05-1939-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife-Lizzie Mitchell
Order by- Sylvester Mitchell, Audrey Mitchell & Willie Null
Other Name- Ogle Mitchell
Father- Mr. Mitchell- Tennessee
City Cemetery
Page 32

Monroe, Mrs. Debbie
09-18-1876- Mississippi
01-20-1939- Tishomingo, Mississippi
Husband- W.E. Monroe
Father- Cal Aldridge- Mississippi
Mother- Lucendia Rutledge- Mississippi
Highland Cemetery
3 Miles S. E. of Tishomingo Mississippi
Page 21

Monroe, Walter Edward Sr.
08-29-1879- Mississippi
05-04-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Wife- Emma Rinehart Monroe
Son- Amos Monroe
Father- T.F. Monroe- Mississippi
Mother-Miss Burnett- Mississippi
Old Danville Cemetery
Page 95

Montgomery, Miss Minnie
01-05-1939- Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Order by- Mrs. Hosie Fryar
Father- Thomas Montgomery- Mississippi
Mother-Miss Skinner- Mississippi
Campground Cemetery
4 Miles N. of Chalybeate, Mississippi
Page 09

Moore, Infant Girl
02-10-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi- 7:00 p.m.
02-10-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi- 11:50 p.m.
Father- Earnest Moore- Mississippi
Mother- Virginia Lancaster- Mississippi
Uncle- J.H. Maddox
Union Church Cemetery
Page 36

Moore, Miss Lela
08-09-1907- Mississippi
12-1-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Sister- Lorena (Jim) Mattox
Order by- Mack Moore &
Mr. & Mrs. Homer Bennett
Father- C.Z. Moore- Mississippi
Mother- Tishi Bennett- Mississippi
Other Name- Mark Moore
Union Cemetery
Page 260

Morton, Mrs. Ruby Dilworth
10 -27-1894- Mississippi
09-29-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- J.D. Morton
Father- H.T. Dilworth- Mississippi
Mother- Cora Gifford- Mississippi
New Hope Presbyterian Cemetery
Biggersville, Mississippi
Page 212

Mullins, Don Lanning
06-27-1917- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-21-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Father- Mark Mullins- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Myrtle Nelms- Mississippi
Order by-Maurine, Nema Frances Mullins, Mrs. Doggett &
Tress Smith
Henry Cemetery
Page 274


McDuffey, Charles W.
10-05-1888- Mississippi
01-03-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
WW Veteran 07-05-1918 to 01-25-1919
Wife- Lula Davis McDuffey
Father- J.J. McDuffey- Mississippi
Mother- Frances Seago- Mississippi
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 04

McBride, George Carrie (Colored)
11-12-1883- North Carolina
05-10-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Perchie McBride
Father- John Wesley McBride- North Carolina
Mother-Liza Jane Swinson- North Carolina
Colored City Cemetery
Page 100

William Perry McCarter,
06-17-1939-Tupelo, Mississippi
Residence- Saltillo, Mississippi
Order by- Mrs. White, Mrs. J. Timlake & Son
Wife- Evi McCarter
Father- Pink McCarter- North Carolina
Mother- Miss Graham- Mississippi
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 130

McCluskey, Mrs. Jessie Ethel
09-16-1880- Mississippi
01-04-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- H.A. McCluskey
Order by- Elbert & Elic
Father- C.C. Yarbrough- Alabama
Mother- Laurita Webb- Tennessee
City Cemetery
Page 05

McCoy, Bolivar Franklin
11-15-1912- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
02-27-1939- Foote, Mississippi; Washington, County
Wife- Christine Roy
Order by- Mr. Johnson, Kain & Johnson Funeral Home
Greenville, Mississippi
Father- John McCoy- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Mother-Liza Smith- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Forked Oaks Cemetery
Page 52

McDaniel, Hugh "Bud"
05-04-1889- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
05-21-1939- Glen, Mississippi
Wife- Jennie McDaniel
Order by- Mr. Luther Shelton & Stoke McDaniel
Father- J.M. McDaniel- Mississippi
Mother- Ophelia Roberts- Mississippi
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 111

McDonald, John Thomas
05-29-1906- Georgia
07-27-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Helen McDonald
Sisters- Jewel, Marjorie
& Mildred McDonald
Father- J.W. McDonald- Georgia
Mother- Lucy K. Avery
Salem Church Cemetery
Page 160

McDowell, Almus Virgil
08-04-1893- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
06-08-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Wife- Della Huggins McDowell
Brother- Fred McDowell
Father- William T. McDowell
Mother- Martha Ellen Nichols
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 121

McDowell, Hance Ray
02-08-1937- Mississippi
08-14-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- T. Fred McDowell- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Monroe- Mississippi
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 172

McDuffie, Infant Boy
05-17-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Father- Bill McDuffie- Tennessee
Mother- Louise Newcomb- Mississippi
Grandmother- Lula McDuffie
Salem Cemetery
Page 108

McEachin, Mrs. Henri Caldwell
02-28-1862- Holly Springs, Mississippi
10-10-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Ed K. McEachin [Died 1898]
Daughter- Mrs. Marie Epps & Mr. & Mrs. Estes
Father- Warren Caldwell- Kentucky
Mother- Jane McNutt- Tennessee
Burial in Columbus, Mississippi
Page 221

McKeney, Ervin S.
About 69 Years old- Mississippi
02-20-1939-Rienzi, Mississippi- 10:a.m.
Wife-Semanthy McKeney
Order by- Shelton McKeney
Father- John McKeney
Mother- Miss Gatlin
Kirkland Church Cemetery
6 Mi. S. of Marietta, Mississippi
Page 44


Nelms, Infant Girl
01-14-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi - 6:00 p.m.
Father- Herman Nelms- Mississippi
Mother- Dorothy Paysinger- Mississippi
Order by- Mrs. John Haynes
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 16

Nelms, Infant Boy
12-31-1939- Corinth, Mississippi- 10:00 a.m.
12-31-1939- Corinth, Mississippi- 3:00 p.m.
Father- Roy Nelms- Mississippi
Mother- Bessie Young- Tennessee
Grandfather- Sidney Young
City Cemetery
Page 280

Norwood, Mrs.Rhoda
06-06-1863- Mississippi
11-20-1939- Booneville, Mississippi
Husband- Will Norwood
Daughter-In-Law- Ada Ward
Father- Albert Short- Mississippi
Mother-Miss Williams- Missouri
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
4 Mi. S. of Booneville, Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Page 252


Oaex, Lottie Mae (Colored)
12-01-1927- Mississippi
11-18-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- John Oaex
Mother- Tennie Reynolds- Mississippi
Grandmother- Francis Reynolds
Colored City Cemetery
Page 250


Parvin, Mrs. Clara
06-01-1914- Mississippi
01-11-1939- Tupelo, Mississippi- 10:00a.m.
Residence- Marietta, Miss.
Residence- Marietta, Mississippi
Husband- Clat Parvin
Father- L.W. Bonds- Mississippi
Mother- Goldie Hearn- Mississippi
Old Danville Cemetery
Page 13

Patterson, Fannie (Colored)
02-27-1908- Mississippi
09-25-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Paul Patterson
Other Names- T.J., James & William Davis
Father- Jim Davis- Mississippi
Mother- Easter Scott- Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 210

Patterson, Lewis (Colored)
09-10-1918- Mississippi
07-20-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi- 5:45 pm
Father- Philip Patterson- Mississippi
Mother- Annie Morris- Mississippi
Pilgrims Rest Colored Cemetery
Page 158

Phillips, Mrs. Bettie B.
06-11-1861- Mississippi
03-20-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Joe M. Phillips
Father- Merrett Moore- North Carolina
Other Name- J.B. Phillips
Order by- James & Mrs. Ferrill
Henry Cemetery
Page 68

Plaxico, Ada Christen Henderson
04-08-1911- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-17-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Nolen Plaxico
Father- John H. Henderson-Tennessee
Mother- Millie Wren- Mississippi
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 270

Porter, Susie
About 36 Years old - Mississippi
Separated-Husband- Charlie Porter
Father-Elijah Pollard- Mississippi
Mother-Jane Dilworth- Mississippi
Brother-Eli Pollard
Colored City Cemetery
Page 06

Puckett, Mrs. Maggie Belle
07-29-1889- Mississippi
03-26-1939- Little Rock, Arkansas- 9:10 a.m.
Order by- James Puckett
Father- A.W. Duncan- Georgia
Mother- Sarah Morris- Tennessee
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 73

Putt, Charley Henry
04-10-1862- Mississippi
06-03-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widower of- Ida Bell Putt
Son- Clarence Putt
Daughter- Mrs. Willie Sorrell
Father- James Putt- Georgia
Mother- Jane Clark- Georgia
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 117


Raney, Mrs. Jane
About 65 yrs. old- Mississippi
06-04-1939- Pocahontas, Tennessee
Son- A.B. Raney
Oaks Graveyard
12 miles west of Corinth, Mississippi
Page 119

Reagh, Mrs. Susan Callie
09-30-1868- Mississippi
01-08-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widow of- B.F. Reagh
Son- W.E. Reagh
Father- Shade Kelley - Mississippi
Mother- Miss Bruce – Mississippi
Pontotoc Cemetery
Pontotoc, Mississippi
Page 10

Rhoades, John Sam
03-29-1893- Mississippi
06-24-1939- South of Oxford, Mississippi
Residence- Lafayette Co., Mississippi
Wife- Vence Rhoades
Sister- Mary Burcham
Father- Dock Rhoades- Mississippi
Mother- Margarette Barnes- Mississippi
Jerusalem Church Cemetery
Page 142

Roberts, Mrs. Anna Hamlin
09-05-1887- Mississippi
01-01-1939- Shelby Co., Tennessee
Husband- J.L. Roberts
Order by- Tom and M.L. Hamlin
Father- W.E.F. Hamlin- Mississippi
Mother- Mary Stephenson- Mississippi
Antioch Church Cemetery
Page 02

Robinson, Charlie Franklin
06-25-1861- Mississippi
03-28-1939- Paden, Mississippi
Order by- C.K. Nixon
Father- J.W. Robinson- Mississippi
Prospect Church Cemetery
4 Miles South of Iuka, Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 75

Copeland, Mrs. Mary V.
11-23-1877- Mississippi
02-02-1939- Alcorn Co, Mississippi
Widow of- S.P. Copeland
Order by- Virgie & Hershal Copeland
Daughter- Mrs. Bingham
Father- James Findley- Mississippi
Salem Church Cemetery
Page 26

Joe Young Robinson,
08-31-1889- Mississippi
01-22-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Blanch Jolly Robinson
Father- W.M. Robinson- Mississippi
Mother- Lula Young- Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 23

Robinson, Lenord Jeff
10-24-1882- Mississippi
06-12-1939- Corinth, Mississippi- 6:55pm
Wife- Mrs. Ethel Robinson
Son- Edmond Robinson
Father- Amon Robinson- Alabama
Mother- Lottie Schope- Mississippi
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
9 miles N.W. Iuka
Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 124

Rogers, George Ephram
05-25-1888- Mississippi
10-27-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Ruthie Lee Rogers
Daughters- Mrs. John Long &
Mrs. Joe Waldrop
Father- E.M. Rogers
Mother- Mary Ellen Potts
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 234

Rogers, John Wesley
03-29-1851- Mississippi
03-16-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Wife- Dollie Rogers
Son- Dalton Rogers
Father- Carroll Rogers
Mother- Miss Smith
Lone Oak Cemetery
Page 64

Roring, Anthoney "Tony"
06-14-1882- Mississippi
04-20-1939- Kennett, Missouri
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Ruth Miller Roring
Father- John Roring- Germany
Mother- Mary Berehie- Pennsylvania
Henry Cemetery
Page 86

Ross, Theodore "Thee"
08-01-1867- Mississippi
03-28-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Mattie Ross
Son- Tom Ross
Father- Jim Ross
Mother- Miss Jobe
Shady Grove Cemetery
Page 74

Rowsey, Mrs. Lonia
05-01-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- J.B. Rowsey
Father- Jack G. Taylor- Georgia
Mother- Mississippi Dodd- Tennessee
Johns Grave Yard
Page 94

Russell, Mrs. Isabelle Austin
About 39 yrs. old- Tennessee
02-03-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Fred Russell
Father-In-Law- W.R. Russell
Father- Steve Austin- Tennessee
Mother- Lena Terry- Tennessee
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 27


Sain, Mary (Colored)
04-05-1887- Tennessee
06-15-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Separated/Husband- Hark Sain
Daughter- Percy McBride
Father- Charlie Cox- Tennessee
Salem Cemetery
10 miles south of
Bolivar, Hardeman Co.. Tennessee
Page 128

Sanders, Dorothy Mae
08-13-1939- Mississippi
08-20-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Elmer Sanders- Mississippi
Mother- Ludie Patterson- Tennessee
City Cemetery
Page 177

Sanders, Edward Wayne
06-06-1933- Mississippi
12-9-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Father- A.W. Sanders- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Wilbanks- Mississippi
Union Cemetery
Page 267

Sanders, Thomas Maynard
08-22-1874- Alabama
04-20-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Ester Brown Sanders
Order by- John and Shorty Sanders
Father- William R. Sanders- Alabama
Mother- Elizabeth Gilley- Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 87

Sexton, Norma
07-07-1939- Mississippi
07-14-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Father- Earnest Sexton- Mississippi
Mother- Miss James- Mississippi
Chalybeate Baptist Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 155

Shults, Mrs. Malissie
01-06-1852- Mississippi
03-20-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widow of- Bud Shults
Sons- J.N, J.W. & G.C. Shults
Other Name- Earl Shults
Father- Mr. Odum
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 67

Smith, Carroll Lane
01-06-1936- Mississippi
11-02-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Hollie Smith- Alabama
Mother- Mary Lynn Duncan- Mississippi
Order by- Mother and G.O. Duncan
Henry Cemetery
Page 241

Smith, Miss Dovie May
11-16-1918- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
06-04-1939- Memphis, Tennessee
Father-Homer W. Smith- Tennessee
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Mother- Clara Ragenhardt- Mississippi
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Page 118

Smith, Robert Anderson
04-20-1854- Mississippi
08-4-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Wife- Mary E. Smith
Son- Jasper Smith
Other Name- Alamainta Smith
Father- Joe Smith
Mother- Miss Scoggins- Mississippi
Jacinto Cemetery
Page 168

Solomon, Sam (Colored)
03-15-1896- Louisiana
10-19-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Friend- Della Clark
Colored City Cemetery
Page 229

South, Mrs. Bernice Louise
12-25-1909- Mississippi
05-16-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Robert Lee South
Father- John Marlar
Mother- Miss Lakey
Burnsville Cemetery
Page 107

Spear, Mrs. Dudgar Moore
3-4-1915- Mississippi
8-24-1939- Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- J.F. Spear
Father- J.C. Moore- Indiana
Mother- Martha Wood- Tennessee
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 182

Splann, John Edwin
02-28-1849- Alabama
10-13-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Son- J. Ben Splann
Daughter- Mrs. Smith
Father- John Edwin Splann, Sr. - Ireland
Mother- Easter Frazier
Oak Hill Cemetery
Page 225

Stennett, Ben John
05-23-1870- Mississippi
10-31-1939- Booneville, Mississippi
Wife- Doshia Stennett- [Age 65]
Son- T.M. Stennett
Father- Thomas Stennett- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Green- Mississippi
Massey Church Cemetery
12 Miles S.E. of Booneville, Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Page 237

Lee Stephenson,
04-29-1873- Mississippi
09-20-1939- Booneville, Mississippi
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Sisters- Mrs. W.H. Armstrong &
Mrs. W.M. Woods [Booneville, Mississippi]
Father- Jim Stephenson- Mississippi
Mother- Isabelle Whitaker- Mississippi
Marietta Cemetery
Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Page 206

Strickland, Willine
05-31-1937- Mississippi
09-16-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Father-Willie Strickland- Mississippi
Mother- Ethel South- Mississippi
Friend- Charlie Surratt
Salem Church Cemetery
Page 198

Switcher, Jesse Ralph
01-10-1939 - Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Father- J.R. Switcher- Mississippi
Mother- Jewell Mae Floyd- Mississippi
Grandfathers- Henry Shackelford Switcher &
Thomas Andrew Harrison Floyd
Grandmothers- Sallie Bonds Switcher &
Vallie Bias Floyd
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 01


Tankersley, Marvin
04-12-1907- Texas
11-21-1939- Memphis, Tennessee
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Burma Tankersley
Father- John W. Tankersley- Wayne Co., Tennessee
Mother- Miss Anner Blevins- Tennessee
Order by- R.B. "Speck" & Martin Tankersley
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 254

Tanner, Joe Preston
03-14-1863- Mississippi
12-02-1939- Meridian, Mississippi
Residence- Aberdeen, Mississippi
Daughter- Mrs. L.R. Plank
Father- Adolphus Tanner- Alabama
Mother- Eliza Giles- Alabama
Burial Saltillo, Mississippi
Page 261

Taylor, Mrs. Amanda Callie
06-15-1846- Mississippi
04-24-1939- Kossuth, Mississippi
Widow of- J.E. Taylor
Son- J.I. Taylor
Daughter- Mrs. W.A. Castleberry
Father- Ruben Solomon- Mississippi
Mother- Etta Clemmons- Mississippi
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 89

Taylor, Mrs. Beulah Florence
01-21-1871- Mississippi
12-31-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband-M.L. Taylor [Age 77]
Son- Price Taylor
Father- William McCord- Georgia
Mother-U/K- born in Tennessee
Hinkle Creek Cemetery
Page 279

Taylor, John Waring
01-22-1864- Alabama
05-06-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Della E. Taylor
Son- Lon Taylor
Father- A.H. Taylor- Carmel, New York
Mother-Jennie Hoskins- Vermont
Henry Cemetery
Page 97

Taylor, Mrs. Samuel Cordelia
04-22-1867- Mississippi
10-15-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- Jerry Taylor
Son- C.A. Taylor
Father- Sam Robinson
Mother- Sarah Bowie-Mississippi
Other Name- W.A. Taylor
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 227

Taylor, William Roe
02-29-1860- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-29-1939- Biggersville, Mississippi
Widower of- Martha Ellen Taylor
Son- Herman Taylor
Other Name- J.E. Taylor
Daughter- Mrs. Roy Deason
Father- Luther Taylor- Mississippi
Old Danville Cemetery
Page 163

Tedford, Mrs. Dora
11-7-1890- Tennessee
06-22-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Frank D. Tedford
Father- Elisha Blasingame- Tennessee
Mother- Mollie Swain- Tennessee
Ramer Cemetery
McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 137

Treefoil, Mrs. Callie Self
05-30-1866- Georgia
08-04-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- Charlie Treefoil
Brother-In-Law- J.I. Taylor
Father- Leonard Paschell- Georgia
Mother- Amanda Alba- Georgia
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 169

Tschudi, William
01-17-1871- Mississippi
04-30-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Beatrice Thompson Tschudi
Order by- Mr. & Mrs. Sid Stevenson
Father- Henry T. Tschudi- Switzerland
Mother-Elizabeth Roonch- Germany
City Cemetery
Page 93


Utley, William Columbus
02-16-1861- Mississippi
12-20-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Malinda Jane Utley [Age 62]
Order by- Everett, R.L. Utley & Mrs. Utley
Daughter- Mrs. Eler Kiddy
Father- James William Utley- Tennessee
Mother- Sallie Flatt- Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 271


Verhine, Mrs. Rebecca Josephine
01-12-1859- Tennessee
03-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widow of- E.H. Verhine
Son- L.D. Verhine
Father- James Davison- North Carolina
Mother- Mary Gray- Tennessee
Shady Grove Cemetery
Union City, Tennessee
Page 55

Voyles, Mrs. Dollie
09-12-1859- Mississippi
02-07-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widow of- Alfred Voyles
Grand-Daughter- Mattie V. Austin
Daughter- Mrs. Ben Hardin
Father- Thomas Johnson- Mississippi
Mother- Margaret English- Mississippi
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 33


Wagnon, John Henry "Jack"
04-20-1877- Alabama
05-30-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Anna Wagnon
Order by- John, Tom & Joseph Wagnon
Father- John T. Wagnon- Georgia
Mother- Mary Zumbrock- Germany
Henry Cemetery
Page 116

Walker, Crit (Colored)
12-22-1888- Mississippi
09-17-1939 –Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Hannah Walker
Father- Mose Walker- Mississippi
Mother- Jennie Perkins- Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 201

Walker, David Alson
03-08-1883- Mississippi
06-12-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Annie Walker
Order by- Mrs. Walker and Ruby
Father- Ellison Walker- North Carolina
Mother- Fannie Dilworth- North Carolina
Hinkle Creek Cemetery
Page 123

Walker, Green Jr. (Colored)
02-05-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
04-19-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Green Walker- Mississippi
Mother- Prince Ella Merrell- Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 85

Walker, Lucy (Colored)
About 70 Years old- Mississippi
10-4-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widow of- Green Walker
Son- Green Walker
Father- George Swinney- Mississippi
Mother- Mary Beardin- Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 217

Wallace, Mrs. Annie Elgin
About 75Years old- Mississippi
10-10-1939- Jackson, Tennessee
Widow of- W.F. Wallace [Died 1935]
Daughter- Mrs. Walter Baker Harris [Jackson, Tennessee]
Order by Griffin Funeral Home
Jackson, Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 222

Walton, James (Colored)
02-20-1911- Mississippi
09-16-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Christine Walton
Father- Charlie Walton- Alabama
Mother- May Ella Smith- Mississippi
Rienzi Colored Cemetery
Page 199

Weathers, Bayliss Franklin
08-03-1859- Alabama
10-26-1939- Leedy, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. Anna Weathers
Son- A.M. Weathers
Father- Jim Weathers- Alabama
Mother- Miss Romine- Alabama
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 233

Weathers, Billie Wayne
06-14-1939- Mississippi
06-22-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Homer Weathers- Mississippi
Mother- Leslie Lee Brown- Tennessee
Great Aunt- Lessie Jones
Lambs Chapel Cemetery
Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
Page 139

Weathers, James Houston
08-12-1869- Florence, Alabama
03-23-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widower of- Annie Weathers
Daughter- Mrs. Lessettie Wood
Father- James Weathers- Alabama
Lambs Chapel Cemetery
Page 71

Wells, Wanda Sue
12-31-1938- Mississippi
02-05-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Oscar Leon Wells- Mississippi
Mother- Mildred McDonald- Mississippi
Order by- Leon and J.E. Wells
Salem Church Cemetery
Page 31

Whitaker, Mrs. Minnie
07-05-1939- Burnsville, Mississippi
Widow of- W. W. Whitaker
Order by- S.F. Whitaker
Father- George Voyles- Georgia
Mother- Miss Henderson
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 147

White, Corporal Leondus
01-12-1907- Tennessee
11-07-1939 –Bentonville, South Carolina
Marlboro County
Order by- Dorothy White- Martin, Tennessee
Buford & Brother @ Michie, Tennessee
Corporal- Btry. D Ft. Bragg, N.C.
Shipped From Jernigan Funeral Home
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Gravel Hill Cemetery
Ramer, McNairy Co., Tennessee
Page 244

Whitehurst, Mrs. Martha Jane
01-03-1855- Mississippi
08-25-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Widow of- Sidney T. Whitehurst
Sons- M.L. & Nolen Whitehurst
Father- Frank Archer
Mother- Frances Kay
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 183

Whitfield, Clifton Lowery
06-14-1939- 10:30 a.m.- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- Clifton S. Whitfield- Mississippi
Mother-Flossie Joe Lowery- Alabama
Other Name- Mrs. Sweeney
Henry Cemetery
Page 127

Wilbanks, Ada Estelle
03-04-1899- Mississippi
11-12-1939- Pocahontas, Tennessee
Ex-Husband- George Long
Brother-In-Law- Otis L. Jones
Father- J.T. Wilbanks- Mississippi
Mother- Laura Duncan- Mississippi
Providence Church Cemetery
Tiplersville, Mississippi
Page 245

Wilbanks, Betty Joe
10-7-1937- Mississippi
06-24-1939- Corinth, Mississippi
Father- R.C. Wilbanks- Mississippi
Mother- Emma Barnes- Mississippi
Grandfather- O.W. Wilbanks
Providence Church Cemetery
4 Miles S. Chalybeate,
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 140

Wilbanks, Shirley Mae
About 1 year 4 Mos. old- Mississippi
09-12-1939- Walnut, Mississippi
Father- Raymond Wilbanks- Mississippi
Mother- Miss Willingham- Mississippi
Uncle- H.C. Willingham
Order by- C.L. Burrow
Brush Creek Cemetery
Page 196

Wilemon, Mrs. Mary Ann
03-17-1868- Mississippi
06-30-1939- Marietta, Mississippi
Widow of- T.W. Wilemon
Son-In-Law- W.H. Horton
Father- Richmond Payne
Mother- Miss Gray
Piney Grove Cemetery
9 Mi. W. Paden, Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Page 146

Williams, Mrs. Cornelia
05-30-1856- Georgia
10-20-1939- Hardin Co., Tennessee
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
Widow of- W.J. Williams
Son- Dr. B.W. Williams
Father- John Andrew Jackson Wayne- Georgia
Mother- Lidie Shamley- Georgia
Oak Hill Cemetery
Page 231

Williams, Diamond (Colored)
03-13-1919- Tippah Co., Mississippi
09-20-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Lottie Ann Williams
Order by- Tress Smith &
Uncle Sam Prather
Father- Willie Forest Williams- Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother- Hattie Prather- Tippah Co., Mississippi
Colored City Cemetery
Page 207

Williams, Oscar (Colored)
03-30-1886- Mississippi
09-20-1939- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wife- Lillie Williams
Father- Marshall Williams- Mississippi
Mother- Rachel Butler Williams- Mississippi
Rienzi Colored Cemetery
Page 208

Williams, Robert Terry
01-20-1854- Prentis Co., Mississippi
11-17-1939- Whitfield, Mississippi
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Nephew- Leslie I. Morrison
Wife- Mrs. Lucille Williams
Father- Robert T. Williams- North Carolina
Mother-Miss Dalton- North Carolina
Other Name- Egbert Martin & Willie Dean Sorrell
Rienzi Cemetery
Page 249

Wingo, Mrs. Alice
About 70- Alabama
12-27-1939- Rienzi, Mississippi
Husband- Willis F. Wingo [Age 70]
Father- John Bragg-Alabama
Friend- Abe Dilworth
Hinkle Creek Cemetery
Page 277
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