McPeters Funeral Home Records 1960

McPeters Funeral Home Records 1960


Abello, Mary Bell
04-27-1905- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
08-14-1960- Corinth, Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Residence- San Francisco, California
Sister- C.E. Edwards- Memphis, Tennessee
Father- James T. Gause
Mother- Maggie Smith
Olivet Memorial Park
Colma, California
Page 126

Adkins, Penkie Ann
10-22-1903- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-09-1960- Glen, Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Husband- Arthur Anderson Adkins- Age 69
Father- H.T.Coke -Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Sarah Crum-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Brigman Hill Cemetery
Page 186

Ajax, David
07-04-1871- Wales
11-17-1960- Corinth, Mississippi
Wife Ruth Yates- Age 73
Henry Cemetery
Page 177

Albright, Linda Christine
02-03-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
02-04-1960- Corinth, Mississippi
Lived 9 hours
Father- John R. Albright-Franklin Co., Alabama
Mother- Martha Connie-Huston, Texas
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 22

Alexander, Benjamin Fred
01-30-1886-Hardin Co., Tennessee
12-18-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Vora Gertrude Alexander-Age 76
Daughter- Mrs. Clyde Felker
Father-Ben Cathy Alexander-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Mother-Martha Clayton-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Forrest Memorial Park
Page 192

Alexander, Jane Elizabeth
01-01-1943- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
01-07-1960- Rosenburg, Texas
Father -Lyman Kyrol Alexander-Arkansas
Mother- Mattie Sims- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Forrest Memorial Park
Page 7

Anderson, Holland Clarence
06-13-1914- Fall City, Alabama
01-06-1960- Corinth, Mississippi
Residence- St. Louis, Missouri
Wife- La Vern Shelton- age 38
Father-Clarence Anderson-Alabama
Mother-Maggie Thornton-Alabama
Jasper, Alabama Cemetery
Page 5

Austin, Lou Ella
06-13-1875-Hillsboro, Alabama
10-05-1960-Saltillo, Mississippi
Residence- Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- I.L. Austin- age 87
Son- Roy Austin
Daughter- Mrs. J.E. Trimm- Saltillo, Mississippi
Father- Jeff Aday- Alabama
Mother- Annie Clifton-Alabama
Holly Cemetery
Page 153


Barar, Harold River
01-18-1892-Jackson, Tennessee
02-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Edna Alberta Tigner Barar -Age 61
Daughter- Mrs.Virginia Ross
Son-Harry Barar
Father-Michael Barar-New York
Mother-Mary Addie Vaughn-Indiana
Henry Cemetery
Page 43

Bass, Elliott Fayette
06-09-1894-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Leron Tyson Bass-Age 61
Father-Ben Bass-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Thurzie McElroy-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Page 120

Benick, Dock C.
01-20-1886- Itawamba Co., Mississippi
02-05-1960-Burnsville, Mississippi
Wife-Vera Weatherford-Age 66
Son-Edward C. Benick -Chicago, Illinois
Father-Charlie Benick
Mother- Fronia Page
Antioch Cemetery
Burnsville, Mississippi
Page 23

Bennett, Dura Pearl
05-18-1878-Tippah Co., Mississippi
03-30-1960-Tiplersville, Mississippi
Brother-W.V.Bennett -Walnut, Mississippi
Father-J.W. Bennett-South Carolina
Mother-Paralee Jones-North Carolina
Campground Methodist Church Cemetery
Page 62

Biggers, James David
07-26-1899-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-05-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
WW I Veteran
Wife-Adrienne Bernice Taylor-age 58
Father-James David Biggers-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Sara Annie Morrison-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 201

Bowles, Colonel Robert W.
Age 51-No Birthplace Listed
05-22-1960-Lackland Air Force Base
Bexar, Texas; in service at time of death
Daughter- Mrs. Suzanne Ezell-Texas
Brother-Fieldon Bowles-Grand Rapids 3, Michigan
Shipped From San Antonio, Texas by
Hanaven-McClaugherty Funeral Home
Burial at Shiloh National Cemetery
Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee
Page 92

Brackstone, Paula Bloch
10-31-1886-Alsasce, France
01-25-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Samuel Brackstone-Died 1945
Sons- Fernand & Dr. Leroy Brackstone
Father- Leopola Bloch-France
Mother- Babette Kornman -France
Temple Cemetery Nashville, Tennessee
Page 14

Bradberry, Althea Clemmons
01-26-1886-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-19-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-William Pedro Bradberry-Died 1951
Order by Mr. & Mrs. Guy Tyson
Father-Pate Clemmons-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Lucinda Brewer-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Holly Cemetery
Page 180

Bray, James Byrd
06-13-1880-McNairy Co., Tennessee
09-17-1960-Glen, Mississippi
Wife-Ruth Bray-Age 55
Father-Grisham Bray
Mother- Louiza Streetman
Shady Grove Methodist Church Cemetery
Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 143

Brewer, Arthur Lee
11-20-1892-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
02-17-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
WW I Veteran
Wife-Hattie Marie Joyce-Age 59
Father-James Tillman Brewer-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Eliza Ann Whitfield-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 33

Britton, John Frank
01-29-1890-Hardin Co., Tennessee
09-03-1960-Houston, Texas
Residence-Jackson, Tennessee
WW I Veteran
Son-Bill G. Britton-Houston, Texas
Father-William G. Britton
Shipped From Houston, Texas by Palmer Funeral Home
Corinth National Cemetery (09-06-1960)
Page 134

Brooks, John Ramer
03-11-1885-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-15-1960-Pocahontas, Tennessee
Wife-Viola Jones-Age 68
Daughter- Mrs. John H. Phillips
Father-Perry Brooks-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Belle Jones-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Page 175

Brooks, Mattie Angeline
12-22-1865- Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
03-16-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-William David Brooks-Died 1950
Son-Tom Brooks
Father-Martin Sprouse -North Carolina
Bethel Cemetery
Burnsville, Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 51

Browder, Arlie Morris
12-15-1881-McNairy Co., Tennessee
12-03-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Dona Alma Sanders-Age 73
Father-Thomas Browder-Tennessee
Mother-Viola Luttrell-Tennessee
Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Page 184

Brusseau, Royal Alfred
07-30-1904-Springfield, Massachusetts
05-09-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Lessie A. Brusseau -age 45
Father-Fred Brusseau
Mother-Mary Thrombley -Springfield, Massachusetts
Shipped to Hafey Funeral Home in
Springfield, Massachusetts
Page 82

Burnett, William Benjamin
08-21-1882-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-31-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Cora Dee Burnett-age 74
Father-Leander Burnett- Mississippi
Mother-Mary Isbell White-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
New Hope Cemetery
Page 203

Burns, John Edward
03-04-1898-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
06-14-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Bertie Horton-age 54
Father-Walter Burns-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Josie Parvin-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery
Page 105

Burns, Joshua Lee
08-23-1870-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
04-06-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Wife- Ossie Stewart-age 82
Daughter- Winsella Burns -Memphis, Tennessee
Father- A.P. Burns-Madison Co., Tennessee
Mother-Nancy Dickson-Madison Co., Tennessee
Holly Cemetery
Page 63

Butler, Lillie Mae Derrick
01-29-1930-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-08-1960-Blytheville, Arkansas
Husband-Louis Daniel Butler-age 31
Residence- Covter, Pemiscot Co., Missouri
Father-Clifton Derrick-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Mother-Pearl Ann Hamm- Alabama
Got Remains from Haiti, Missouri German Funeral Home
Burial at Bethlehem Cemetery
Page 113

Butler, Newton Gilbert
02-02-1875-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
05-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Millie Butler-age 79
Daughter- Mrs. Archie Tyson
Father-John Butler-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Eliza Easley-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Holly Cemetery
Page 96

William Roscoe Butler, Sr.
08-17-1870-Corinth, Mississippi
09-18-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Got Remains from National Funeral Home in Memphis, Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 144


Cardwell, Clarence Earl
03-12-1897-McNairy Co., Tennessee
05-12-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Chewalla, Tennessee
Ex-Wife-Theo Cardwell
Son- Clyde E. Cardwell- Memphis, Tennessee
Father-Andrew Cardwell-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother-Margaret Ann Suggs-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Indian Creek Cemetery
Chewalla, Tennessee
Page 84

Carpenter, Katherine May
10-26-1887-Hardin Co., Tennessee
03-23-1960- Jackson, Madison Co., Tennessee
Husband- W.P. Carpenter- Died 1947
Daughter- Mrs. Ruby Lee Luckey -Jackson, Tennessee
Father-Creed Fulton Dalton
Mother-Emily Martha Ferrell
Henry Cemetery
Page 58

Carpenter, Mae Elizabeth
05-17-1916-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
05-31-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Terry Hubbard Carpenter-age 49
Father-Wash S. Strickland-Madison, Georgia
Mother-Annie Yookum -Hardeman Co., Tennessee
Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Page 97

Carter, Emma Lillian
05-12-1876-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
02-13-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-George Calvin Carter-Died 03-26-1947
Daughter- Mrs. R.A. Olive
Father-D.F. Bridges
Mother-Sarah E. Burgess
Indian Creek Cemetery
Chewalla, Tennessee
Page 27

Coke, Sarah Adeline
08-10-1874-Kossuth, Mississippi
04-28-1960-Iuka, Mississippi
Husband-Henry Thomas Coke-Died 1946
Daughter- Mrs. Hattie Choate
Father-Pete Crum
Mother- Pinky Larrimore
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 75

Conn, Elizabeth
10-04-1905-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
08-25-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Sister- Mrs. Sidney Davis
Father-William Dow Conn-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Mamie Martin-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 132

Cooper, Mrs. Osce
02-07-1878-Clifton, Tennessee
11-17-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Joe Wilson Cooper-Died 1933
Son-Tommy Cooper
Daughters- Mildred Fry & Florence
Father-Thomas Newton Copeland-Wayne Co., Tennessee
Mother-Florence Ferguson-Wayne Co., Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 179

Counce, Jennie Magnolia
03-29-1867- Lincoln Co., Arkansas
04-08-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-George C. Counce-Died 1934
Daughter- Mrs. Lee Poindexter
Father-Albert Lee Brewster-London, England
Mother-Sallie Johnson-Nashville, Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 64

Crumby, James Coolidge
03-14-1929-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
09-30-1960-Houston, Texas
WW II Veteran
Wife-Martha Ann Gurley-age 26
Other name- Mrs. Tommie Gurley- Corinth, Mississippi
Father-James Crumby- Mississippi
Mother- Exer Sylvester- Mississippi
Remains Shipped From Sam H. Green Funeral Home
In Houston, Texas
Henry Cemetery
Page 149


Dalton, Willie Percy
12-12-1889-Springfield, Tennessee
10-02-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Vera Dunaway-age 67
Father-Thomas Berryman Dalton-Obion Co., Tennessee
Mother- Miram G. Grimes -Obion Co., Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 151

Davis, George Ether
01-08-1883-Tippah Co., Mississippi
10-01-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Martha Elizabeth Rencher-age 73
Son- Fornie Davis
Father-John Davis-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother- Nannie Jeeter -Tippah Co., Mississippi
Union Cemetery
Page 150

Davis, Henry Pryor
09-09-1894-Florence, Alabama
01-20-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
WW I Veteran
Wife- Otella Howell-age 59
Father- Zacharia Davis-Petersburg, Tennessee
Mother-Martha Cotton-Haleyville, Alabama
Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Page 12

Deen, Altie Myra
03-17-1884-Tippah Co., Mississippi
02-15-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Other W. Deen -age 71
Order by- Mr. Deen & Evangeline Fields
Father- L.F. Carmichael -California
Mother-Missouri Lomenick- Mississippi
Burial - Blue Mountain, Mississippi
Page 29

Derrick, Roosevelt
04-12-1944-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-08-1960-Steel, Missouri
Father-Clifton Derrick-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Mother-Pearl Ann Hamm- Alabama
Bethlehem Cemetery
Page 112

Dorsey, Elizabeth Lee
06-11-1871-Fulton, Mississippi
06-06-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Rev. Thomas Henry Dorsey- Died 04-13-1952
Daughters- Mrs. Grady Peerey & Mrs. N.S. Sweat
Father-Newman Cayce-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Mother-Frances Graham-Fulton, Mississippi
Oak Hill Cemetery
Water Valley, Mississippi
Page 102

Dowd, Nora Evelyn
01-18-1878-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
01-22-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Posey A. Dowd- Died 1958
Daughter- Mrs. Carolina W. Weeks
Father-James Joslin-North Carolina
Mother-Myra Brown-North Carolina
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 13

Duncan, Henry Clay
03-18-1896-Hardin Co., Tennessee
01-29-1960-Holly Springs, Marshall Co., Mississippi
WW I Veteran
Half Brother-Oran Duncan
Father- Jerimah Duncan- Georgia
Mother-Mattie Poindexter-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 19

Dunn, Loonie Baxter
10-05-1909-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
06-07-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Edna Dunn-Age 45
Father- W.F. Dunn- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Maud Settlemires-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 103


Elliott, Walter Lee
10-04-1878-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
11-06-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Louise Ann Elliott-Age 77
Son-Roy Elliott
Father-Copeland Elliott-North Carolina
Mother-Jane Phillips-North Carolina
Union Cemetery
Page 169

Epps, James Oscar
08-04-1888-Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
12-18-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Dora Lee Witt-Age 72
Father-Jim Epps-Franklin, Co., Alabama
Mother- Alona Tatum- Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
Ridge Cemetery
Belmont, Mississippi
Page 193

Essary, William Lafayette
09-03-1875-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
01-11-1960-Coritnh, Mississippi
Wife- Josie Maroney- Died 03-02-1959
Son-Earnest Essary
Father-George Essary-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Mother-Rebecca Graham-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 8


Farmer, James Gilbert
09-12-1943-Knoxville, Tennessee
10-06-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Father-Gilbert Vernon Farmer-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Mother- Nelsie Lee Utley-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Henry Memorial Garden Cemetery
Corinth, Mississippi
Page 156

Franks, Mary Jane
01-26-1881-Hardin, Co., Tennessee
06-01-1960-Bartlett, Tennessee
Husband-James Woody Franks-Died 1948
Daughter- Mrs. Cecil Barnett- Bartlett, Tennessee
Father- Wylie McGee- Hardin, Co., Tennessee
Mother-Hattie Copeland-Tennessee
Farmington Cemetery
Page 98


Gammill, Lamar Harris
09-03-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
09-04-1960- Corinth, Mississippi
Premature- Lived 20 hours
Father- R.D. Gammill- Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Mother-Vernell Able-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Grandmother-Velma Brewer
Juliette Cemetery
Page 135

Gentry, Samuel Oscar
04-15-1881-Union, Co., Mississippi
02-22-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Maggie Cole-Age 73
Father-Pink Gentry-Union, Co., Mississippi
Mother- Jenkie Bryson-Union, Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 36

Gladney, Eunice Celestial
11-12-1887-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
05-13-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- William Earnest Gladney- Died 1918
Daughter-Hazel Langston- Edinburg, Texas
Sister- Mrs. Cossitt
Father- Charles M. Lamberth- Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Mother- Celia Victoria Kerr- Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
City Cemetery
Page 85

Gooch, John William
09-23-1910-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
10-23-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
WW II Veteran
Sister- Onie Potts
Father-John David Gooch-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother-Maud Huff-Obion, Co., Tennessee
Gravel Hill Cemetery
Page 159

Gouldsborough, Sara Jane
01-11-1876-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
07-03-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Conn Gouldsborough- Deceased
Charge To-J.A. Mattox
Niece-Hazel Coleman
Father-Robert Henderson Price-Kentucky
Mother- Nancy Pipkins- Tennessee
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 109

Gray, Joseph Edward
10-07-1875-Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
06-04-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Linna Ann Jones- age 77
Father-Charles Gray-Georgia
Mother-Hanna Callahan-Georgia
Henry Cemetery
Page 100

Green, Jimmy Wayne
02-05-1940-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
02-17-1960-Cicero, Illinois
Wife-Paulette Bennett-Age 16
Father-David Green-Tippah, Co., Mississippi
Mother-Ruby Latch-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Danville Cemetery
Page 32

Grimes, Luther H.
03-19-1877-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
02-07-1960-Gernada, Mississippi
Charge To-Lee Crawford-Corinth
Nephew-Bert Grimes-Grenada, Mississippi
Father-Jasper Grimes-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Mother-Miss Whitfield-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Old Danville Cemetery
Page 25

Grisham, Lagreta Faye
07-13-1950-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
10-21-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Father-Milton Grisham-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Sarah Booker-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Page 158


Haddock, Burley
05-16-1902-Yorkville, Tennessee
01-02-1960-Milan, Tennessee
Wife-Pauline Dobbins-Died 07-01-1941
Sons-Earl & Burley Haddock
Father- Chappy D. Haddock- Iron City, Alabama
Mother-Lillie Bell Huggins-Benton, Kentucky
Henry Cemetery
Page 2

Hagy, Norvin B.
09-24-1893-Hardin, Co., Tennessee
12-18-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
WW I Veteran
Residence-Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee
Wife-Dorothy McDonald-Age 60
Father- Frank Hagy- Tennessee
Mother-Mary McDaniel-Tennessee
Ledbetter Family Cemetery
Page 191

Hale, L.C.
No Birth Listed
01-04-1960-Gulfport, Mississippi
Shipped From Gulfport, Mississippi by Riemann Funeral Home
Henry Cemetery
Page 6

Haley, Elizabeth Homan
02-01-1879-McNairy Co., Tennessee
04-09-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-T.A. Haley-Died 05-1959
Granddaughter-Shirley Horton
Father-Jim Homan
Mother-Miss Green
Henry Cemetery
Page 67

Hall, Issac Robertus
03-22-1960-Burnsville, Mississippi
Great-Niece- Mrs. Kermit Orick
Father-Daniel Hall
Mother-Sarah Samples-Alabama
Burnsville Cemetery
Page 57

Hamrick, Infant Boy
04-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
04-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Lived 7 hours
Father- D.W. Hamrick, Jr.- Memphis, Tennessee
Mother- Betty Tambini- Tennessee
Grandfather- D.W. Hamrick, Sr.
Henry Cemetery
Page 78

Harmon, Mose Newton
12-30-1905-Hardin, Co., Tennessee
02-25-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Lillian Bell Sawyer-Age 50
Father-William Harmon-Hardin, Co., Tennessee
Mother-Ollie Brown-Lauderdale Co., Alabama
Shiloh Cemetery Pittsburg Landing
Page 37

Harp, Sarah Elizabeth
07-13-1885-Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
07-08-1960-Meridian, Mississippi
Husband- James E. Harp- age 78
Daughter- Zethel James
Father-Will C. Duboise- Tennessee
Mother-Margaret Mayo-Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
Spring Hill Cemetery
Iuka, Mississippi
Page 114

Harris, Albert Lee
12-23-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Lessie Mae Harris-Died 04-04-1958
Daughter- Mrs. Kye McClamroch
Mother-Sarah Roden
Oak Hill Cemetery
Chewalla, Tennessee
Page 199

Harris, Charles Marvin Jr.
02-12-1939-Belmont, Mississippi
08-06-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Residence-Belmont, Mississippi
In Service at time of Death; U.S. Army
Order by Deaton Funeral Home
Father- C.M. Harris, Sr.
Mother-Mary Oniece Mink
Belmont Cemetery
Page 123

Harrison, William Ferdnand
10-02-1876-Tippah, Co., Mississippi
09-05-1960-Tipplersville, Mississippi
Wife-Ida Pearl Harrison-Died 1947
Son-William W. Harrison- Memphis, Tennessee
Father- William F. Harrison- Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother-Mary Smallwood-Tippah, Co., Mississippi
Tiplersville Cemetery
Page 136

Hart, Elizabeth George
07-31-1877-Prentiss, Co., Mississippi
03-17-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Thomas Shelton Hart-age 80
Daughter- Mrs. Perry Clark
Father-Rufus George-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Mother- Mary E. Pickins- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Liberty Cemetery
Booneville, Mississippi
Page 52

Haynes, Otho Page
11-06-1884-Shelby Co., Tennessee
11-17-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Nora M. Haynes- age 75
Order by- Mr. & Mrs. Bill Scott
Father- Otho Beall Haynes- Lexington, Mississippi
Mother-Nannie Page Shelby Co., Tennessee
Henry Memorial Garden Cemetery
Page 178

Haynie, Webb Ephriam
03-01-1881-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
07-12-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Brother-M.D. Haynie
Father-Henry Strickland Haynie-Georgia
Mother-Buena Vista Phillips-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Haynie Family Cemetery
Page 116

Hilburn Martha Emma
12-20-1897-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
06-06-1960-Whitfield, Mississippi
Divorced - Mr. Farris
Sister- Mrs. J.H. Lamberth
Father-Elijah Hilburn-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Mother- Melvina Mason
Lone Oak Cemetery
Page 101

Hinton, William Walter
08-12-1872-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
01-05-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Eudora Morrison-Died 09-27-1959
Daughter- Mrs. Horace Choate
Father-Thomas Franklin Hinton Sr. - Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Mother-Eddie Ward Doggett-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Salem Cemetery
Page 4

Hodum, Richard Daniel
04-16-1886-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
01-26-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Lula Wilbanks-Died 1934
Son- H.V. Hodum
Father-Plus Hodum
Mother-Nancy Glidewell
Brush Creek Cemetery
Page 18

Holloway, Jo Ann
09-20-1934-Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
01-01-1960-Rienzi, Mississippi
Residence- Booneville, Mississippi
Husband-Marvin E. Holloway
Father- Lewis Washington Ticer- Lauderdale Co., Alabama
Mother-Mae Skinner-Lauderdale Co., Alabama
New Lebanon Cemetery
Page 01

Holt, Charles Henry Sr.
06-07-1887-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
03-24-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
WW I Veteran
Son-Charles H. Holt, Jr.
Father-Thomas Fay Holt-Alabama
Mother-Annie Mills- Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 59

Honeycutt, Effie
06-02-1960-Flint, Michigan
Residence-Grand Blanc Michigan
Husband-Arthur Honeycutt-Died 1956
Son-Ed Honeycutt
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 99

Honeycutt, Maude Ellington
04-18-1877-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
11-12-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-William Lee Honeycutt-Died 07-1949
Daughter- Mrs. John Dean
Father-Alvin P. Ellington-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Mother-Ann Williams-Hardin, Co., Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 171

Hoover, Adna Cornelia
02-15-1881-Tishomingo, Co., Mississippi
02-20-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Luther Dalton Hoover-Died 06-21-1957
Daughter- Mrs. Earl Taylor
Father-Ed King
Mother-Amanda Looney-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Center Hill Cemetery
Page 35

Hopkins, Margaret E.
07-11-1873-Tippah, Co., Mississippi
09-17-1960-Walnut, Mississippi
Husband-J.I. Hopkins-Died 1948
Son-John Hopkins
Father-J.W. McIntyre-Tippah, Co., Mississippi
Mother-Sarah Emaline McCoy-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Harmony Cemetery
Page 140

Hudson, Lillian Curry
08-05-1895- Tennessee
10-24-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Edwin Earl Hudson-Age 60
Sister- Mrs. Hasten Clark
Father-John Curry- Tennessee
Mother-Georgia Mathis- Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 160

Huff, Hattie Christine
02-29-1910-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
02-13-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Sister- Mrs. Dewey Claunch
Father-Christopher Huff-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Mother-Fannie Philips-Alcorn, Co., Mississippi
Salem Cemetery
Page 28

Hutchins, Missie Sanders
06-12-1888-Alcoarn Co., Mississippi
03-02-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- John B. Hutchens- Died 07-07-1955
Daughter-Louise Hutchens
Father-Rook Sanders- Tennessee
Mother-Martha Donnell-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 44


Jackson, Lena F.
10-25-1881-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-12-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Henry Jackson-Died 1956
Daughter- Mrs. Willie Fowler
Father-Jeff Fields
Mother-Mary Elizabeth Spears
Holly Cemetery
Page 187

Jobe, Elbie Cordelia
01-12-1875-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
03-15-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Husband-Eugene Jobe- Died 1928
Daughter- Mrs. Dale Butler
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 50

Johnson, Robert Louis
11-03-1884-McNairy Co., Tennessee
12-08-1960-Glen, Mississippi
Wife- Rausey Austin- age 72
Daughter- H.N. Depoyster
Father-W.A. Johnson- Mississippi
Mother-Matilda Gray- Mississippi
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 185

Jones, Arthur Virgil
12-06-1887-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
02-27-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
WW I Veteran
Brother-O.N. Jones
Father-Robert Lee Jones-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Florence Dillon- Mississippi
Lebanon Cemetery
Page 40

Jones, Mollie
06-09-1880-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
03-12-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-William M. Jones- Died 1921
Daughter- Mrs. Madie Jones
Father-Joe Richardson
Brush Creek Cemetery
Page 48

Jones, Robert Lee
01-28-1887-Hardin Co., Tennessee
03-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Ollie Ann Jones- Died 1946
Son-S.H. Jones
Father-Dan Jones-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Mother-Paralee Hayes-Wayne Co., Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 61

Joslin, Lee Dewey
02-23-1821-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
05-14-1960-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Residence Glen, Mississippi
WW II Veteran
Wife-Ann Hall Joslin-Age 37
Father-Arthur Dewey Joslin-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Daisy Lee Johnson-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 87


Kennedy, Charles Elijah
07-25-1886-McNairy Co., Tennessee
02-26-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Agnes Kennedy- Died 1954
Son- Obediah Kennedy
Father- Obediah Kennedy- Alabama
Mother- Malissa Vickers- Hardeman Co., Tennessee
Oak Hill Cemetery
Page 38

Kistler, Jack Herman
01-08-1903-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
06-28-1960- Memphis, Tennessee
Son- Leon Kistler
Father- Hoyle Kistler- Booneville, Mississippi
Mother- Maggie Hignite- Holcomb, Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 108

Knight, Odell Wiley
01-31-1882-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
08-21-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Lottie L. Knight- age 62
Father-Pinkston Knight- Mississippi
Mother-Mary McCarter- Mississippi
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Page 130

Knighton, James Madison
04-09-1898-Middleton, Tennessee
07-04-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mary Hassie Thomas- age 58
Father-James Oliver Knighton-Benton Co., Mississippi
Mother-Nancy Flanagan-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Farmington Cemetery
Page 110

Kriegel, John Peter
05-12-1960-Birmingham, Alabama
Lived 8 hours
Grand Mother-Anita Jones Marcum
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
Mother- Miss Jones
Henry Cemetery
On the H.C. Jones lot
Page 86


Lain, Arthur Dudley
05-02-1908-Booneville, Mississippi
04-26-1960-Morristown, Tennessee
Aunt- Mrs. J.B. Epting- Tupelo, Mississippi
Sister-Hazel Waymon
Father- Asa M. Lain- Tennessee
Mother-Kitty Gray Spain-Baldwyn, Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 74

Lambert, Joan
Stillborn-10:00 a.m.
03-21-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Father-Marshall Leonard Lambert-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Mother-Ora Lee Crane-Winston Co., Alabama
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Page 56

Lang, Milton Levoy
09-19-1872-Bedford Co., Tennessee
11-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Betty Ann Lang-Died 1948
Son -R.L. Lang
Father-James Lang-Alabama
Mother-Virginia Chesser- Tennessee
Old Danville Cemetery
Page 183

Lemonds, Rex Wheeler
10-29-1882-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
09-20-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Aline Burks-age 64
Father- Robert O. Lemonds- Paris, Tennessee
Mother-Margaret Wheeler-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 145

Lentz, William Andrew
05-15-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Residence-Burnsville, Mississippi
Wife-Mary Lou Gray-age 56
Father-Jim Lentz-Alabama
Mother-Elzie Hallmark-Alabama
Farmington Cemetery
Page 89

Litchfield, Naylor Davis
05-15-1911-Birmingham, Alabama
12-17-1960-Camden, South Carolina
Wife- Dorothy Wardlow- age 44
Father-Allen Gary Litchfield-Kansas
Mother-Harriett Davis- St. Louis, Missouri
Henry Cemetery
Page 190

Louge, George Allen
02-23-1873-Pulaski, Tennessee
01-13-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Hattie Ann Louge- age 68
Grandson-Stewart Long-Greenville, Mississippi
Daughter- Evelyn Long
Father- John Louge
Mother- Emmaline Dewiggins
City Cemetery
Page 10


Mallory, Mrs. Johnie B.
01-27-1911-Summerall, Mississippi
08-13-1960-Savannah, Tennessee
Residence-Mt. Clemens, Michigan
Husband-James Edward Mallory-Age 49
Father-Oscar P. Shelton-Tennessee
Mother-Cora Miller-Miss.
New Salem Presbyterian Cemetery
Bethel Springs, Tennessee
Page 125

Malone, Dora Lee
12-12-1882-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-27-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Sister- Mrs. Ed Calvery
Father- Lum Malone- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Mary Lou Essary-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Oak Hill Cemetery
Page 181

Manuel, Andy B.
03-30-1879-McNairy Co., Tennessee
05-04-1960-Michie, Tennessee
Ex-Wife-Caddie Billings-Died 1950
Son-Haskel Manuel
Father-James Riley Manuel
Mother-Margaret Ann Farris
Gravel Hill Cemetery
Page 79

Marlar, Cora Lee
03-22-1877-McNairy Co., Tennessee
11-08-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-C.P. Marlar-Died 01-07-1959
Son-Paul Marlar
Father-Jim Manuel-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother-Margaret Ann Farris
Sardis Cemetery
Page 170

Martin, Birdie Brice
12-21-1960-Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., Arkansas
Home of Son-Hoyt Martin
Husband- O.O. Martin- Deceased
Shipped From Memphis, Tennessee by National Funeral Home
Henry Cemetery
Page 198

Martin, Mary Jane
09-15-1868-Hardin Co., Tennessee
11-14-1960- Grant, Florida
Residence-Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee
Husband-James Edmond Martin-Died 10-1944
Daughter- Mrs. L.T. McDaniel
Father-James Warren Ledbetter-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Mother-Lucy Jane Barlow-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Shipped from Vero Beach, Florida by Floyd Funeral Home
Henry Cemetery
Page 173

Mathis, William Otis
07-09-1907-Tippah Co., Mississippi
12-12-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Deceased Wife Unknown
Son-Gerald Mathis
Father-Walter Allen Mathis-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother-Elliott Bell Jones-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Methodist Shiloh Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 189

Matthews, Hussie Sanders
11-02-1919-Riverton, Alabama
10-28-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Mildred Bray-Age 27
Father-John Frank Matthews-Colbert Co., Alabama
Mother- Cora E. Abels- Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Careyton Cemetery
Tuscumbia, Colbert Co., Alabama
Page 165

Miller, Joseph Hahn
01-06-1935-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
10-03-1960-Bolivar, Tennessee
Residence-Memphis, Tennessee
Father- Dwyt Hahn Miller- Indianapolis, Indiana
Mother-Mary Emma Counce-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 152

Mincy, Ethel Sylvia
04-28-1910-Brownsville, Pennsylvania
09-14-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-George Mincy- Age 45
Father-John William Calvin- Pennsylvania
Mother-Lucy Jones- Ohio
Henry Cemetery
Page 141

Mitchell, Franchie Inez
09-08-1908-McNairy Co., Tennessee
05-16-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Ex-Husband-Charlie Evans-Deceased
Brother-Everett Mitchell-Corinth, Mississippi
Father-Leander Mitchell-Tennessee
Mother-Miss Starnes-Tennessee
City Cemetery
Page 90

Moore, Cleopatra
09-10-1870-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
05-18-1960-Booneville, Mississippi
Residence-Rienzi, Mississippi
Sister-Ollie Moore
Father- John W. Moore-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Jane Rinehart-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Sardis Cemetery
Rienzi, Mississippi
Page 91

Moore, Flora Della
04-01-1868-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
09-08-1960-Rienzi, Mississippi
Sister-Ollie Moore
Father- John W. Moore- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Jane Rinehart-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Sardis Cemetery
Rienzi, Mississippi
Page 137

Morrow, Homer Franklin
08-14-1926-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
08-04-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
WW II Veteran
Wife-Frances Trapp- age 22
Father-Robert Clifford Morrow-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Lillie Mae Henderson-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Shipped From Cosmopolitan Funeral Home Memphis, Tennessee
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 122

Murphree, Sallie Smith
11-30-1876-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-27-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Robert Porter Murphree- Died 1943
Daughters- Elizabeth & Catherine Murphree
Father-Jeff Smith-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Crena Hendrix- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Holly Cemetery
Page 182


McCarter, James Arthur
Age 62-McNairy Co., Tennessee
07-18-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Mrs. J.A. McCarter
Sons-Sonny & Charles McCarter
Shackelford Funeral Home in Savannah, Tennessee delivered body to residence.
McPeters finished the service
Henry Cemetery
Page 118

McClamroch, Martin Todd
08-19-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
12-25-1960-Savannah, Tennessee
Residence-Memphis, Tennessee
Father-David McClamroch-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Bernice Webb
Shipped From Shackelford Funeral Home
Henry Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Page 200

McClamroch, Mike
No age or birth date
09-20-1960-Grenada, Mississippi
Father-Melvin Clay McClamroch
Mother-Miss. Pauline Powell
Shipped From National Funeral Home in Grenada to McPeters Funeral Home
Henry Cemetery
Page 146

McClure, Cora Sandling
11-01-1878-Union City, Tennessee
04-09-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-John M. McClure- Died 1947
Daughter- Martha McClure
Father- John H. Sandling- Obion Co., Tennessee
Mother-Martha Curtis-Obion Co., Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 66

McCoy, Julia Elizabeth
05-02-1873-Franklin Co., Alabama
08-06-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-John A. McCoy- Died 1947
Daughter- Mrs. Martha Warren- Kenosha, Wisconsin
Father-John Bohannon-Georgia
Mother- Dee Bowland- Alabama
Juliette Cemetery
Page 124

McKee, William Steve
07-09-1886-Saulsbury, Benton Co., Tennessee (Residence)
04-28-1960-Ripley, Mississippi
Son-Palmer McKee
Father-Robert Lee McKee -Saulsbury, Tennessee
Mother-Lenora Blanchard- Tipton Co., Tennessee
McKee Family Cemetery
Benton Co., Mississippi
Page 76


Nagle, Ray Taylor
02-19-1925-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
05-05-1960-St. Louis, Missouri
WW II Veteran
Residence-Litchfield, Illinois
Sisters- Mrs. Dorothy Searcy (Florence, Alabama) & Mrs. Lera Wright
Father-George William Nagle
Mother- Maudie Taylor
Shipped from C.R. Lupton & Sons
Funeral Home- St. Louis, Missouri
Bethany Cemetery
Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Page 80

Nash, Arliss Young
04-06-1915-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
05-27-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Martha Helen G. Nash-age 44
Father- Randell Young Nash- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Florence Alma Holley- Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 94

Newman, William Henry
10-04-1870-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
05-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Residence-La Grange, Georgia
Wife-Dora Belle Bridges-age 77
Son- Lester V. Newman- Corinth, Mississippi
Father-Henry Newman-North Carolina
Mother-Frances Reynolds-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Shipped To La Grange, Georgia by Maddox Funeral Home
Providence Cemetery
La Grange, Troupe Co., Georgia
Page 95

Nicholson, Mary Glen
10-17-1929-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
01-05-1960-Chicago, Illinois
Residence-Cicero, Illinois
Husband- James O'Neal Nicholson- age 29
Father- J.D. Cox- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Eddie Belle Scott-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Personal Service by Lain & Son Inc.
Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Page 3

Nunley, Susan
01-04-1883-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
06-23-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- J. Ammon Nunley- age 85
Son-D.P. Nunley
Father-Walker Smith-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Mother-Mattie Reynolds-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Smith Family Cemetery
Booneville, Mississippi
Page 107


Patrick, John Joseph
08-22-1877-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
02-06-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Kate M. Patrick- age 83
Half Brother-Bob Tucker-Burnsville, Mississippi
Father-John Patrick
Mother- Lucinda McMasters- Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
White Sulphur Cemetery
Pickwick, Hardin Co., Tennessee
Page 24

Patterson, Julia Evie
05-03-1893-Colbert Co., Alabama
05-15-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-James Richmond Patterson- age 80
Father- Ross Keenum- Lee Co., Mississippi
Mother-Emma Smallwood-Colbert Co., Alabama
Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Page 88

Perry, Annie Catherine
08-01-1869-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
01-25-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Nephew-Lewis Earl Perry-Booneville, Mississippi
Father- John Taplin Perry- North Carolina
Mother-Amy Catherine Massey-North Carolina
Rienzi Cemetery
Page 16

Perry, Mary Elizabeth
11-10-1867-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
02-15-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Nephew-Lewis Earl Perry
Father-John Taplin Perry-North Carolina
Mother-Amy Catherine Massey-North Carolina
Rienzi Cemetery
Page 31

Phillips, Clyde Melvin
01-19-1907-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-04-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Vernon Kitchens-age 56
Order by- Mrs. Phillips & Marie
Father- Melvin T. Phillips-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Pearl Spence-Itawamba Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 111

Phillips, Ethel E.
10-16-1889-Ramer, Tennessee
05-26-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Joe P. Phillips- Died 10-05-1945
Son-Boyd Phillips
Father-Areluia Swain-Tennessee
Mother-Laura Carroll-Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 93

Phillips, Willard Ray
08-06-1917-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
10-31-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Vadine Abel- age 39
Father-Thomas H. Phillips-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Leta McPeters- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 166

Pierce, Patsy Jean
03-06-1942- Mississippi
08-14-1960-Walnut, Tippah Co., Mississippi
Residence-Clinton, Tennessee
Father-Fred Pierce
Mother- Reba Gause
Douglas Funeral Home-Oxford, Mississippi
Came For Remains
Shiloh Cemetery
Oxford, Lafayette Co., Mississippi
Page 127

Poindexter, Cynthia Rosetta
02-18-1867-Hardin Co., Tennessee
03-20-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Albert Lee Poindexter- Died 03-1895
Son-Lee Poindexter
Daughter- Mrs. Corbin Counce
Father-James Andrew Coffman
Mother-Mary Meeks
Carter Hill Cemetery
Page 54

Pollard, Amanda Leora
11-22-1877-Tippah Co., Mississippi
01-29-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- J.G. Pollard- Died 09-09-1950
Daughter- Mrs. Cage Miller
Father- Henry C. Lancaster- Alabama
Mother- Cornelia E. McDowell- Alabama
Lebanon Cemetery
Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 20

Presley, William Leroy
05-20-1882-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
06-16-1960-Rienzi, Mississippi
Wife-Alma S. Presley- Died 1955
Daughter- Viola Presley
Father-William Leroy Presley- Mississippi
Mother-Eliza Jane Miller- Mississippi
Union Cemetery
Page 106

Prince, Charlie Thomas
01-31-1878-McNairy Co., Tennessee
01-25-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Dora Wallace-age 75
Father-Eli Prince-Tennessee
Mother-Sarah Sharp-Tennessee
Indian Creek Cemetery
Chewalla, Tennessee
Page 15


Qualls, Ephriam Rogers
06-08-1885-Hardin Co., Tennessee
02-10-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Melissa Sharp Qualls-age 73
Son-Pete Qualls
Father-John Bell Qualls-Tennessee
Mother-Mary Ann Qualls-Tennessee
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 26

Queen, Laura Joyce
12-13-1960-Shelby Co., Tennessee
12-18-1960-Memphis, Tennessee (Sunday)
Grandparents- Mr. & Mrs. John Haynes
Father-Walter Reed Queen-Saulsbury, Tennessee
Mother- Joyce Baskinsky- Wallington, New Jersey
Henry Cemetery
Page 194


Ragan, Edgar Franklin
01-17-1883-Tippah Co., Tennessee
10-27-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Verna Gatlin-age 75
Father-Billy Ragan-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother-Ann Keith-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Campground Cemetery
Page 164

Ray, Clara Northcross
07-29-1880-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
04-28-1960-Byhalia, Mississippi
Magnolia Nursing Home
Nephew-Edwin Ray
Father- Halcomb Ray- Union Co., South Carolina
Mother-Sarah Margery Northcross-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 77

Reardon, Sarah Judson
12-29-1872-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
01-16-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-William James Reardon- Died 10-01-1945
Son-Herman Reardon-Peoria, Illinois
Father-E.H. Deloach-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Miriam Dunn-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Page 11

Reynolds, Marietta Mills
09-24-1872-McNairy Co., Tennessee
12-18-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-John Wilson Reynolds- Died 05-27-1946
Daughter- Mrs. H.G. Bennett
Son-Ed Reynolds
Father-Augusta Mills-Hardeman Co., Tennessee
Mother-Mary Barnett
Henry Cemetery
Page 195

Richardson, Irene Watson
10-18-1902-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
08-21-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Fred Eugene Richardson- age 56
Father-Bill Rorie- Mississippi
Mother-Willie Cox- Mississippi
Sardis Cemetery
Page 131

Roberts, Sallie
Age 73-Colbert Co., Alabama
04-08-1960-St. Louis, Missouri
Brother-Henry Roberts
Father-Henry Felix Roberts-Alabama
Mother-Mollie Lee-Alabama
Shipped from McLaughlin Funeral Home in St. Louis, Missouri
Henry Cemetery
Page 65

Rorie, Sanford Stanley
12-22-1881-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
09-29-1960-Rienzi, Mississippi
Wife-Clara Sue Rorie- age 73
Father-Fred Rorie-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Sarah Cheek-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Sardis Cemetery
Page 148

Rose, Allie Frank
02-16-1902-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-15-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Della Modena Rose- age 56
Father-Tom Rose-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Anna Parsons-Pontotoc, Mississippi
Forrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Page 176

Russell, Ermine Sisson
02-08-1905- Choctaw Co., Mississippi
12-19-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Ottis Russell- age 57
Father-Charles W. Sisson-French Camp, Mississippi
Mother-Claudie Moss-Choctaw Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 197

Rutledge, Fannie Elizabeth
10-25-1870-Benton Co., Mississippi
04-16-1960-Ripley, Mississippi
Husband-Joseph Calvin Rutledge- Died 1926
Son-Andy Rutledge-Ashland, Mississippi
Daughter- Mrs. Elizabeth Montgomery
Father-William Paul??- Mississippi
Mother-Mary Orman- Mississippi
Friendship Cemetery
Ashland, Benton Co., Mississippi
Page 69


Samples, Jeremiah Daley
02-09-1885-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
02-20-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Ora Samples-age 65
Son-Wesley Samples-Memphis, Tennessee
Father-Bill Samples- Mississippi
Mother-Ellen Harris- Mississippi
Friendship Cemetery
Moscow, Fayette Co., Tennessee
Page 34

Scott, Carrie Lou
Age 50 years old
05-06-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Home of Sister- Mrs. Arles Jones
Father-J.R. Scott
Shipped From National Funeral Home in Memphis, Tennessee
Scott Family Cemetery
Hodges, Alabama
Page 81

Scott, Sallie Jane
12-15-1890-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
10-26-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Jerry Marvin Scott- Died 1945
Daughter- Mrs. Clara Fay Williams- Selmer, Tennessee
Father-John Pace-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Nancy Graham-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 162

Scruggs, Allen Franklin
08-15-1895-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
03-19-1960-Booneville, Mississippi
Wife- Neva Mae Scruggs- Age 65
Father- Joe Scruggs-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Mother- Rena Hamon- Alabama
Pisgah Cemetery
Hardin Co., Tennessee
Page 53

Seymour, Clifford Edward
07-14-1907-Phoenix City, Alabama
09-01-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Neva Dale Seymour- age 47
Father- Mr. Seymour
Henry Cemetery
Page 133

Sharp, Bessie Lona
09-21-1878- Wayne Co., Indiana
11-14-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-John Henry Sharp-Died 1946
Daughter- Mrs. Hiram McCroskey- Jackson, Tennessee
Father- A. Wright
Henry Cemetery
Page 174

Sharp, Major Thomas, Jr.
Age 45-Corinth, Mississippi
02-28-1960-St. Louis, Missouri
Residence-Memphis, Tennessee
Brother-Powell Sharp-Selmer, Tennessee
Father- Major Thomas Sharp, Sr.
Shipped from St. Louis, Missouri to Memphis, Tennessee
Too National Funeral Home then to McPeters Funeral Home
Henry Cemetery

Sims, Jessie Edward
03-27-1882-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
12-12-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Nellie Jane Sims -Age 70
Son-Leonard Sims-Bogalusa, Louisiana
Father- Mr. Sims
Mother-Elizabeth Cobb
Farmington Church Cemetery
Page 188

Sims, Mattie Marlar
02-10-1873-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
03-13-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Robert Sims- Died 1947
Niece- Mrs. A.H. Nash
Father-George Marlar- Mississippi
Mother-Mary Moore-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Fraleys Chapel Cemetery
Page 49

Sitton, Sarah Rebecca
10-09-1875-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
12-30-1960-Glen, Mississippi
Husband-James Marion Sitton- age 78
Father-John Woodley-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Mother- Sarah Goyer- Shelby Co., Tennessee
Liberty Hill Church Cemetery
Page 202

Skelton, Lillian Ardine
02-12-1877-Anniston, Alabama
03-09-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Walter Watkins Skelton- Died 1947
Son-Earl Skelton
Father-Burdett Ferguson-South Carolina
Mother-Rhoda White-Alabama
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Red Bay, Alabama
Page 47

Small, William Edward, Jr.
04-02-1888-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
04-12-1960-Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan
WW I Veteran
Wife- Crollar T. Small- age 55
Father-W.E. Small-Corinth, Mississippi
Mother-Jennie Johnston-Wayne Co., Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 68

Smallwood, Loranza Dow
11-02-1874-Tippah Co., Mississippi
08-16-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Alice Smallwood-age 63 (Separated)
Father-William Thomas Smallwood- Mississippi
Mother-Mary Brush
New Salem Cemetery
Walnut, Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 128

Smith, Homer Webb
09-24-1897-McNairy Co., Tennessee
08-01-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Clara Mae Smith-age 63
Sister- Mrs. Arthur Turner
Father-Bryant Smith-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother-Cordelia Richardson-Hardeman Co., Tennessee
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Page 121

Smith, John B.
03-14-1879-McNairy Co., Tennessee
01-26-1960-Tulu McNairy Co., Tennessee
Wife-Mary Humphrey- age 80
Sister-In-Law- Mrs. E.G.Green
Father- W.J. Smith- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother- Cynthia E. Wyatt- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Lebanon Cemetery
Tulu, Tennessee
Page 17

Spain, Maye Oakley
05-05-1893-Springfield, Missouri
10-27-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Ottis S. Spain- age 65
Daughter- Mrs. Martha Francis Hawkes
Father-George W. Oakley-Florence, Alabama
Mother-Amanda F. Young-Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 163

Sparks, James Clarence
10-15-1888-Iuka, Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
02-28-1960-Houston, Texas
Wife-Mae Vaughn- Died 1941
Sister- Mrs. T.C. Pharr
Father- James S. Sparks- Iuka, Mississippi
Mother-Mary Elizabeth Alexander
Shipped From Texas by Settegast- Kopf Funeral Home
Snowdown Methodist Church Cemetery
Iuka, Mississippi
Page 41

Spencer, William Thomas
02-25-1907-Tippah Co., Mississippi
09-26-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Maudie Killough- age 52
Daughter- Mrs. Elaine Allen
Father-Hugh Spencer- Mississippi
Mother-Ellen Crum- Mississippi
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Page 147

Spurlock, Annie Lynch
11-18-1881-Sherwood, Tennessee
04-22-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-James Otto Spurlock- Died 1952
Daughter- Mrs. Luther Sparks
Father-Cal Lynch-Tennessee
Hollywood Cemetery
Jackson, Madison Co., Tennessee
Page 72

Stephenson, Vada Milligan
04-13-1910-Hardin Co., Tennessee
03-21-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Odell Kenon Stephenson- age 55
Father-Henry Parker Milligan-Hardin Co., Tennessee
Mother-Cordelia Moffitt-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 55

Strickland, Taylor George
07-03-1896-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
02-15-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
WW I Veteran
Residence-Memphis, Tennessee
Wife-Verda Clemmons- age 65
Father- G.W. Strickland- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Cora Jordan-Georgia
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 30

Strickland, Bettie Huff
04-18-1897-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-15-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Daughter- Mrs. Obie Whitehurst
Father-Willie Webb-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Miss. Huff-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Shady Grove Cemetery
Page 117

Strickland, Verda Arzelle
01-28-1894-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
01-10-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Taylor Strickland- Died 02-1960
Son- Tyrus Strickland- Memphis, Tennessee
Father-Bob Clemmons-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Abbie Jennings- Colbert Co., Alabama
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 104

Suitor, Newton Albert
01-17-1891-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
08-18-1960-Rienzi, Mississippi
Wife-Minnie Kate Green- age 65
Father-William Newton Suitor-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Alice Lusk-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Hinkle Creek Cemetery
Page 129

Sweat, William Commodore
11-04-1878-Ittawamba Co., Mississippi
09-15-1960-Jackson, Mississippi
Wife-Mattie Lee Donaldson- age 69
Father-Noah Laney Sweat- Ittawamba Co., Mississippi
Sarah Elizabeth Roberts-Itawamba Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 142


Talley, James Lester
05-15-1895-Tippah Co., Mississippi
10-05-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Minnie Mills- age 69
Father-Tom Talley- Mississippi
Mother- Kizzie Cartwright- Tippah Co., Mississippi
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 154

Taylor, James Ira
05-06-1874-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
04-19-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Minnie Louella Taylor-age 79
Father- Tig Taylor- Alabama
Mother-Callie Solomon
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 70

Taylor, Ollie Mae
02-14-1886- Chickasaw Co., Mississippi
04-23-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband- Con V. Taylor- Died 1943
Sister- Mrs. S.L. Stephenson
Father-James Thomas Harris- Georgia
Mother-Minerva Jane Dunlap- Georgia
Riverside Cemetery
Jackson, Tennessee
Page 73

Tennyson, Permela Crum
02-05-1877-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
02-04-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-John Wesley Tennyson-Age 85
Son-C.M. Tennyson
Father-Bud Crum-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother-Martha Brock-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Hinkle Creek Cemetery
Page 21


Vanstory, Charlie Himphill
03-28-1874-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
03-03-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Wife-Nancy Childers-age 75
Daughter- Mrs. L.B. Duke- Memphis, Tennessee
Father- John Vanstory- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Arvie Zena Goddard- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Johns Family Cemetery
Page 45

Varnado, Osmond Delano Merrill
11-22-1891- Louisiana
05-10-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife- Helen St. Clare Weaver- age 59
Brother-in-Law- Brooks Walker
Father- Jefferson Davis Varnado- Tangipahoa, Louisiana
Mother- Florence Bankston- Amite, Louisiana
Henry Cemetery
Page 83


Wamsley, Frances Rebecca
03-08-1894-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
11-13-1960-Iuka, Mississippi
Residence-Burnsville, Mississippi
Husband- L.A. Wamsley- age 69
Father- John W .Carter- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Virginia B. Cox-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Burnsville Cemetery
Page 172

Lillie, May Wardlow
09-10-1897-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
10-09-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Lacy D. Wardlow- Died 1935
Sister- Mrs. Virgie Copeland
Father- Joseph M. Wilson- Illinois
Mother-Sula Sanders-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 157

White, John Odus
12-12-1897-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
09-13-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Letha White- age 59
Father-Frank White
Mother-Nettie Williams-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 139

Wiginton, Inez Bailey
02-28-1901-Cullman, Alabama
02-26-1960-Memphis, Tennessee
Residence-Memphis for 19 years
Husband- James G. Wiginton- Died 03-11-1939
Son- J.G. Wiginton, Jr.- Tupelo, Mississippi
Mother- Miss. Albritton
McPeters Funeral Home retrieved body from
J.W. Norris Funeral Home in Memphis, Tennessee
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 39

Wiginton, William Fletcher
02-15-1888-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
10-25-1960-Glen, Mississippi
Wife-Lena Johnson- age 69
Son-Jake Wiginton
Father-George Wiginton- Mississippi
Mother- Missie Coffey- Arkansas
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 161

Wilbanks, Gary David
06-07-1960-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-10-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Father-Ed Wilbanks- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother- Joan Nutley-Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Salem Cemetery
Page 115

Wilbanks, Ivan Tillman
09-30-1875-Tippah Co., Mississippi
03-27-1960-Walnut, Mississippi
Wife-Mary Elizabeth Wilbanks-Died 05-04-1940
Son- W.B. Wilbanks- Walnut, Mississippi
Father- (Eligah) or Elisha Wilbanks-North Carolina
Mother-Laura Ann Wilbanks-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Harmony Cemetery
Page 60

Wilbanks, Pliner Malinda
03-30-1877-Tippah Co., Mississippi
11-01-1960-Walnut, Mississippi
Husband-Larkin Wilbanks- Died 1942
Daughter- Mrs. Jess Hodum- Walnut, Mississippi
Father-John Wilbanks-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother- Caroline Crutcher- Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Union Cemetery
Chalybeate, Tippah Co., Mississippi
Page 167

Williams, James Harry
11-23-1911-Acton, McNairy Co., Tennessee
01-13-1960-Florence, Alabama
Residence-Tuscumbia, Alabama
WW II Veteran
Sgt.-Blue Eyes, Black Hair, 5'9" Tall, 180 lbs
Decorations and Citations- Apto Med, Good Conduct Med; WW II Victory Medal
Wife-Beatrice Hutson-Age 43
Father-James Thomas Williams-Ozark, Arkansas
Mother- Elizara Bingham- Tishomingo Co., Mississippi
Brothers- J.E. Williams-Humboldt, Tennessee
A.O. Williams- Milan, Tennessee
B.E. Williams- Chattanooga, Tennessee
D.L. & W.A. Williams- both of Corinth, Mississippi
Sisters- Mrs. L.L. McKnight- Murie, Indiana
L.H. Williams- Winder, Georgia
Henry Cemetery
Page 9

Wofford, Vadeen Robertson
03-12-1918-McNairy Co., Tennessee
04-21-1960-Walnut, Mississippi
Residence-Memphis, Tennessee
Husband- Roscoe Wofford- age 46
Father-Grover Cleveland Robertson-McNairy Co., Tennessee
Mother- Elizabeth McAlpin- McNairy Co., Tennessee
Henry Cemetery
Page 71

Wright, Odie Jane
08-14-1897-Tippah Co., Mississippi
03-04-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-William Bryan Wright-age 61
Father-William Jessie Nance-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Mother- Odie Mercer-Tippah Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 46

Wright, Thomas Elgin
04-14-1887-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
07-24-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Wife-Alice Bynum- age 71
Father-Thomas Wright-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Mother-Susie Elgin-Alcorn Co., Mississippi
Henry Cemetery
Page 119

Wroten, Ella Jane
11-03-1880-Marion Co., Alabama
09-09-1960-Marietta, Mississippi
Husband- J.C. Wroten- age 88
Grand Daughter- Mrs. Eula Mae Pounds
Father-John Smith-Alabama
Mother-Margaret White-Alabama
Siloam Cemetery
Booneville, Prentiss Co., Mississippi
Page 138


York, Ollie Mae
12-17-1900-Chewalla, Tennessee
10-06-1960-Corinth, Mississippi
Husband-Walter York- age 59
Daughter- Name Not Listed
Father-Zachariah Pryor Davis-Alabama
Mother-Mattie Cotton-Alabama
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Page 155

Young, Francis Marion
09-24-1883- Mississippi
11-03-1960- Hardin Co., Tennessee
Wife-Lydia Strickland- age 57
Daughter- Mrs. Lorene Laird
Father-William Issac Young- Mississippi
Mother- Nancy Jane Adey
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 168
Alcorn County Home
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