Alcorn County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 1808
Corinth, Mississippi 38835-1808
Phone: 662-286-0075

McPeter's Funeral Records 1941

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These records were transcribed by Janice and Helah with special thanks to Bill and Judy McPeters.
Records were transcribed from McPeter's Funeral Records book at the ACGS, used with permission, and added to website by Pat Lancaster.


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NOTE: Personal Social Security Numbers and Military Service Numbers have been removed. Complete additional information can be found on the original records in our library.
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Alexander, Leon
About 8 mos. Old
06-15-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - George Alexander - MS
Mother - Mary Marshall - MS
St. Luke Cemetery
3 ½ Mi. S. W Alcorn Co. MS
Page 127

Allen, Ida May
06-15-1921 - MS
02-17-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Pearl Allen
Mother - Essie Moore -MS
Wade Cemetery
3 Miles N. Alcorn Co. MS
Page 40

Allen, Mrs. Sallie Bobo Whitlow
06-10-1864 - Alcorn Co. MS
05-08-1941 – Corinth, MS
Widow of - Rufus L. Allen
Children: T.N. Allen, J.W. Allen, H.B. Allen
A.L. Allen, W. F. Allen and Fred Allen
Father - Mose Whitlow - NC
Mother - Miss Burns - NC
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 100

Anderson, Lola May
06-15-1919 - Alcorn Co. MS
08-10-1941 – Corinth, MS
Husband - Forest Anderson
Uncles - Jim, Tom and Governor Dilworth
Father - Oscar Carpenter-MS
Mother - Ellen Dilworth - Alcorn Co. MS
Dilworth Cemetery
6 Mi. S. Alcorn Co. MS
Page 173

Arnold, Arthur Lee
09-05-1895 - Alcorn Co. MS
11-06-1941 - Tippah Co., MS
Wife - Ada Brock Arnold - Died 1938
Brother - Willie Arnold
Father - Sam Arnold - Tishomingo Co. MS
Mother - Alice Smith - Alcorn Co. MS
Brush Creek Cemetery
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 231

Arnold, Clara Ozell
07-05-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
11-12-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Walter Arnold-MS
Mother - Mary Etta Mills - MS
Lone Oak Cemetery
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 235

Austin, Margaret Jean
10-5-1941-Alcorn Co. MS
10-17-1941-Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Alvie Austin -TN
Mother - Miss Cornelius-MS
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
3 Mi. N. W Kossuth
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 217

Ayers, Clovis Wayne
07-19-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
07-19-1941 – Corinth, MS
Father - Clovis Ayers - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother - Grace Mathis - Alcorn Co. MS
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 152

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Baggett, Johnnie Mae
06-22-1940 - Alcorn Co. MS
05-11-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Lee A. Baggett - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother - Essie Odle - Alcorn Co. MS
Union Cemetery
Page 101

Banks, Mennie
About 6 yrs. old - Alcorn Co. MS
09-28-1941-8:45 p.m. – Corinth, MS
Father - Smith Banks - Lee Co. MS
Mother - Bettie Norman- Alcorn Co. MS
Alcorn Cemetery
Page 207

Barnes, Columbus Franklin
08-26-1889 - Prentiss Co. MS
06-02-1941 - Milan, Gibson Co. TN
Residence - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife-Mary Lou Barnes
Son - Carl Barnes
Brother - W.L. Barnes
Father - T.B. Barnes-MS
Mother - Miss Kimble -TX
Farmington Cemetery
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 116

Barnes, Mrs. Minnie Mabry
12-21-1878 - TN
06-09-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband - J.T. Barnes Sr. Age 66
Daughter - Mrs. Paul Murrah
Father - William Mabry-Hardin Co. TN
Mother - Elizabeth Wyatt - Hardin Co. TN
Henry Cemetery
Lot # 87 East End; Grave # 1
Section; Haynes; Owner, Mrs. Paul Murrah
Page 123

Barry, Mrs. Gertrude Haden
02-23-1878 - MS
08-17-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Widow of: L.J. Barry
Son - Roy Barry
Father - Phillip Herman - GA
Mother - Fannie Rogers-AL
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 180

Belue, James Nathan
11-24-1872 - MS
03-14-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife-Lucinda Belue
Daughter - Mrs. Virdie Rast -Hughes, AR
Father - Lawson Belue - MS
Mother – MS. Kennedy - AL
Crossroads Cemetery
8 miles south of Iuka, Tishomingo Co
Page 57

Benson, Mrs. Jane A.
10-6-1851 - Hardin Co. TN
07-22-1941 - Tishomingo Co. MS
Husband - J. F. Benson Died April 30, 1931
Daughter - Cora Benson
Father - Redman Parker - Hardin Co. TN
Mother - Mary Bryan - Hardin Co. TN
Highland Baptist Cemetery
2 Mi. S. E. Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 158

Blythe, J.E.
Died - 05-28-19
41 Booneville, MS
Order By: McMillian and Son
McMillian Furnished and Serviced Funeral -
McPeters Furnished Vault
No Other Information
Page 111

Boone, Lula
About 52 To 54 yrs. of age - MS
04-23-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband - John Boone
Son-Dennis Agnew
Father - Dennis Prince
Rienzi Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 88

Borden, Jay Edward
11-26-1911 - Tishomingo Co. MS
09-21-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Ettie Newcomb Borden Died August, 1940
Sister- Mrs. Martha Feltman
Father - John W. Borden - AL
Mother - Florence Hayes - AL
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 201

Boyd, Clifton Evans
01-20-1908 - Tippah Co. MS
09-29-1941 - Brownsville, MS
Brothers - J.F. and J. Harry Boyd
Father - J.F. Boyd-Tippah Co. MS
Mother - Ethel Marsh-Tippah Co. MS
Harmony Cemetery
Page 209

Boyd, Robert P.
12-6-1857 - Prentiss Co. MS
11-17-1941 - Memphis, TN
Wife-Leona Ellis Boyd - Age 78
Daughter - Mrs. C.C. Moore- Holly Springs; Marshall Co. MS
Father - John T. Boyd - NC
Mother - Mary Cameron - AL
Henry Cemetery
Page 237

Bratton, Estelle
12-31-1921 - Alcorn Co. MS
03-30-1941 – Corinth, MS
Divorced
Father - John Bratton-TN
Mother - Lessie Russell-TN
Grandmother - Nannie Russell
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 68

Briggs, June Annette
02-18-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
08-12-1941 - Corinth, MS
Father - E.S. Briggs - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother - Annie Kemp - Alcorn Co. MS
Cash by - Shirley Briggs
Henry Cemetery
Page 175

Brock, George Alexander
07-19-1900-Alcorn Co. MS
01-04-1941-Alcorn Co. MS
Wife-Daisy Brock Age 32
Father - Jess Brock-MS
Mother - Fannie Falkner-MS
Falkner Family Cemetery
Near State Line 6 Mi. N. of Alcorn Co. MS
Page 01

Brown, Mrs. Bettie Jobe
11-26-1869 - MS
04-22-1941 - Muskogee, OK
Niece - Bess Reynolds - Houston TX
Niece-Lena Edge Perry
Father - W.F. Jobe
Mother - Melburry Walker - MS
Shipped To Alcorn By
Thornton Funeral Home
Muskogee, OK
Antioch Cemetery
Page 87

Burcham, Margaret Sue
10-25-1933-Alcorn Co. MS
03-25-1941-Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Hughie E. Burcham - MS
Mother - Adelle Kenner - MS
Grandfather - J. T. Burcham
Uncle - L. L. Ligon
Johns Cemetery
Page 65

Burcham, William Franklin
01-30-1879 - Alcorn Co. MS
10-01-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife-Evie Burcham - Age 55
Sons-Robert and Charlie Burcham
Father - Tommie Burcham-MS
Mother - Bettie Elizabeth Brown-GA
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 212

Burton, Eliza Mae
10-15-1926 - Alcorn Co. MS
04-10-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Frank Burton - Baldwyn, MS
Mother - Viola Hearnton - Guntown, MS
Nebo Cemetery
Baldwyn, MS
Page 76

Butler, Mrs. Nancy Burns
11-30-1902 - Alcorn Co. MS
04-16-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Residence - Pocahontas, TN
Husband - J. Martin Butler - Age 41
Father - B.B. Burns - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Miss Dunn-Alcorn Co. MS
Tuscumbia Cemetery
14 Mi. W. of Alcorn Co. MS
Page 85

Bynum, Mary Lou
10-25-1895 - Prentiss Co. MS
04-02-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband - Ward Bynum - Age 45
Father - George Hurd - Lee Co. MS
Mother - Elizabeth McAlister - Tippah Co. MS
Rienzi Cemetery
Page 70

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Callahan, Mrs. Amanda Poindexter
04-19-1866 - Hardin Co. TN
12-01-1941 - Meridian State Hospital
Husband - J.E. Callahan - Age 69
Daughter-, Mrs. Gladys (Grady) Gray
Son-Clarence Callahan - Austin, CO
Nephew - Henry C. Duncan
Brother - John Poindexter - Water Valley
Father - J. A. Poindexter-NC
Mother - Ann Adams - NC
Salem Church Cemetery
4 Mi. N. E. Kendrick, Hardin Co. TN
Page 249

Campbell, Mrs. Lucille Morrow
08-01-1875 - Pontotoc Co. MS
03-25-1941 - Oxford, MS
Husband - E. Campbell Died 34 Yrs. ago
Daughter - Mrs. Mae (R.M.) Weaver-Oxford, MS
Son - J. W. Campbell
Father - Euring Morrow- AL
Mother - Martha Carolina Abernathy - MS
St. Peters Cemetery Oxford, MS
Page 64

Carroll, Gordan Mentor, Jr.
06-10-1923 - Bedford Co. TN
05-29-1941 - Pickwick Lake
Student Graduated Webb School for Boys
At Bell Buckle, TN May 28, 1941
Father - G. M. Carroll Sr. - Bedford Co. TN
Mother - Miss Stansberry - Knox Co. TN
Sister - Mrs. Sam C. Grady - Chattanooga, TN
Bell Buckle Cemetery
Bell Buckle; Bedford Co. TN
Page 113

Castleberry, William Albert
05-28-1882 - Hardin Co. TN
04-29-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife-Jennie Taylor Castleberry-Age 59
Son-In-Law - J.C. Lancaster
Father - W.H. Castleberry - TN
Mother - Julia Humble -TN
Cumberland Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 93

Clark, M.W.
Died - 06-17-1941
Haleyville, AL
Dozier Funeral Home
In Haleyville, AL
Page 128

Clark, John Eli
11-17-1862 - Tippah Co. MS
09-01-1941 - Brownfield, MS
Wife-Sallie Clark-Age 69
Son-Marlin Clark
Father - Jim Clark-TN
Mother - Anice Childers-MS
Harmony Cemetery
1 Mi. N. of Walnut; Tippah Co. MSv
Page 186

Clark, James Orvil
08-27-1941-Burnsville, MS
12-02-1941-Alcorn Co. MS
Father - James E. Clark – Burnsville, MS
Mother - Ruby Gray-Burnsville, MS
Grandfather - H.C. Clark
Antioch Church Cemetery
Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 250

Clemmons, William P.
10-28-1862 - MS
03-11-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife-Julia Clemmons – Died –Jan.1937
Son - J. Arthur Clemmons
Father - Payton Clemmons-GA
Mother – Miss Brewer - MS
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 55

Conn, Mrs. Frances Dalton
04-05-1868 - Alcorn Co. MS
12-18-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband - R.M. Conn – Died: 1937
Daughter - Mrs. I. C. Thompson
Father - S.A. Dalton Marshal Co. MS
Mother - Elizabeth Walker - Rockingham Co. NC
Henry Cemetery
Page 257

Cornelius, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth
02-12-1857 - AL
02-03-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband - W.E. Cornelius-Died 1929
Son-Mark M. Cornelius
Father - Mr. Pittman - AL
Mother – Miss Moss - AL
Farmington Church Cemetery

Page 30

Cotton, Sterling
09-15-1884 - Baldwyn, MS
03-27-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife-Henrietta Cotton-Age 50
Father - Alford Cotton - MS
Mother - Jane Cotton - MS
City Cemetery
Page 67

Counce, William Kindle
03-19-1852 - Hardin Co. TN
07-31-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Martha Jane Counce – Died: 1938
Son - W.E. Counce
Daughter - Mrs. L.N. Dancer
Father - James Counce - TN
Mother - Mary Hoover - TN
Center Hill Cemetery
Counce; Hardin Co. TN
Page 169

Council, Infant Boy
Stillborn
01-30-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - H.D. Council - KY
Mother - Ruth Billingsley - MS
Henry Cemetery
Page 28

Cox, Dorothy Jean
10-01-1941 – Shelby Co. TN
11-18-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Ruben Cox - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother - Rosie Walker - Alcorn Co. MS
Grandfather - Joe Walker
Wade Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 238

Crawford, Dona Bowden
06-15-1904 - Lee Co. MS
12-08-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband-Ira Crawford - Age 43
Son-Curtis Crawford
Father - Ben Bowden - Lee Co. MS
Mother - Flora Kohliem - Lee Co. MS
City Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 253

Curtis, Jeff Sylvester
07-11-1894 - Colbert Co. AL
07-25-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Icie Hamilton Curtis
Son - Howard Curtis
Brother - J.E. Curtis
Father - J.D. Curtis-MS
Mother - Ellen Osborn-GA
Pisgah Cemetery
Near Hamburg, Hardin Co. TN
Page 162

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Dalton, William Harris
02-28-1881 - Alcorn Co. MS
11-27-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Ex. Policeman
Wife - Annie Kemmons Dalton Age 61
Daughter-Bertha Dalton
Father - S.A. Dalton - NC
Mother - Elizabeth Walker
Henry Cemetery
Lot- 86 Grave 1 Section K
Owner, Mrs. W. H. Dalton and Haynes
Page 248

Dance, Mrs. Elizabeth H. Rainey
08-30-1875 - Jefferson, TX
09-02-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Old Home-Brownsville, TN
Husband - Russell Dance
Son - Dupree Dance
Lived at Nat Bynum’s
Father - Stephen Dupree Rainey-TX
Mother - Elizabeth L. Harrison-TX
Henry Cemetery
Page 187

Dance, Russell
09-30-1868 - Gibson Co. TN
10-21-1941 - Trenton, TN
Wife - Elizabeth Rainey Dance Died September 2, 1941
Sister - Mrs. Ross - Trenton, TN
Son - Dupree Dance
Father - John Russell Dance - TN
Mother - Sara Dodson - TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 219

Daniel, James Alexander
07-11-1862 – AL
06-14-1941 – Thrasher Community
Wife - Mary Daniel Died - 1930
Sons - Elmer & Clovis Daniel
Father - Mr. Daniel - AL
Mother - Miss Miller - AL
Gaston Church Cemetery
4 Mi. W. Thrasher, Prentiss Co. MS
Page 126

Davis, Breveard Alonzo
10-11-1896
08-12-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Katie Pearl Jenkins Davis Age 39
Father - Nathon Davis
Mother - Fannie Gray - MS
Farmington Cemetery
Page 174

Davis, George Sidney
09-07-1863 - MS
06-04-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Sallie Rinehart Davis Age 76
Order by - Mrs. Davis, Frank, J.T. & Girls
Father - W. D. Davis – New York
Mother - Jane Killingsworth-MS
Henry Cemetery
Page 121

Davis, Mrs. Maude Waldrop
02-28-1908 - AL
01-15-1941 - Burnsville, MS
Husband - Edgar Marvin Davis Age 34
Father & Mother-In-Law - Mr. & Mrs. O.P. Davis
Father - Preston Waldrop - AL
Mother - Chester Haggar - AL
Burnsville Cemetery
Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 11

Davis, Manerva
About 55 yrs. old Alcorn Co. MS
D-07-01-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband-Mat Davis - Age 54
Father - Alf Dilworth - MS
Mother - Lucy Shaw
Dilworth Family Cemetery
Page 141

Davis, Breveard Alonzo
10-11-1896
08-12-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Katie Pearl Jenkins Davis Age 39
Father - Nathon Davis
Mother - Fannie Gray - MS
Farmington Cemetery
Page 174

Davis, Infant Boy
8-23-1941 - Hardin Co. TN
8-26-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Filmore Davis - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother - Nora Reynolds - Alcorn Co. MS
Grandfather - R.L. Davis - Hardin Co. TN
Fraley’s Chapel Cemetery 8 Mi. N. E
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 83

Davis, Mrs. Nellie Velma McMimms
07-24-1883 - Alcorn Co. MS
09-16-1941 - Wenasoga, Alcorn Co
Husband - M.L. Davis Age 59
Order By-Son, Royal and Other Children
Father - George McMimms
Mother - Sara Francis Acles
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 196

Davis, George Washington
10-16-1854-TN
09-21-1941-Alcorn Co. MS - County Home
Wife-Emma Davis Died October 26, 1939
Granddaughter - Grace Evelyn Webb
Sardis Cemetery
Page 202

Davis, Noah, Jr.
Stillborn
12-22-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Noah Davis - Prentiss Co. MS
Mother - Laura D. Lee - Alcorn Co. MS
Farmington Cemetery
Page 264

Dellinger, Rufus
07-26-1855 - NC
12-10-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Onmie Dellinger Age 55
Son - Michael Andrew Dellinger
Father - Michael Dellinger-NC
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Page 256

Deloach, Henry Cleve
10-22-1885 - Alcorn Co. MS
06-03-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Dollie Lowery Deloach
Father – E.H. Deloach - NC
Mother - Myrian Dunn-MS
Tuscumbia Church Cemetery
Page 118

Dickerson, Charles Daniel "Buck"
01-21-1925 - Savannah, TN
05-24-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Charles M. Dickerson - TN
Mother - Hettie Mitchel -TN
Salem Church Cemetery
Page 110

Dickey, Elmore
08-08-1903 - Alcorn Co. MS
06-10-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife- Cora Dickey
Father - Mose Dickey-MS
Mother - Flurta Burress
Alcorn Cemetery
Page 124

Dixon, Wm. Augustus "Uncle Bill"
06-15-1867 - Alcorn Co. MS
07-02-1941 – Corinth, MS
Wife-Jennie Meeks Dixon Age 75
Son - O. L. Dixon
Father - Wm. Gaines Dixon-MS
Mother - Sara Lovenia Deloach-GA
Henry Cemetery
Page 142

Dilworth, Infant Girl
06-06-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
8:25 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
Father - Mark Dilworth - MS
Mother - Zelma Farris - MS
Dilworth Family Cemetery
Page 122

Dilworth, Mrs. Julia Verona Overton
07-28-1865 - Crawfordville, GA
11-25-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Husband - Audy F. Dilworth - Died 1916
Step-Daughter - Mrs. W. P. Turner
Father - W.A. Overton - GA
Mother - Fannie Beazley - GA
City Cemetery
Page 245

Downs, Mrs. Elender Florence
02-03-1864 - Union Co. MS
11-11-1941 - Booneville, MS
Husband - Thomas M. Downs Age 85
Order by - S.W. Downs
Father - John H. Gullett-TN
Mother - Mary Elizabeth Vandiver-TN
Lebanon Cemetery
Prentiss Co. MS 7 Mi. W. Baldwyn, MS
Page 234

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Elliott, Rose Ella
10-16-1938 - Pocahontas, TN
01-29-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Ben Elliott-MS
Mother - Rose Lee Burton - Pocahontas, TN
City Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 25

Elliott, Issac Goodlow
09-10-1882 - Colbert Co. AL
09-17-1941 - Meridian, MS
Wife - Ida Allen Elliott Age 56
Daughter - Mrs. Gladys (Dave) Wood
Father - Ruben Elliott - AL
Mother - GA Crouch - AL
Barton Cemetery
Barton, AL
Page 197

Essary, Albert Andrew
About 71 yrs. old - Alcorn Co. MS
07-15-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Belle Essary Age 68
Son-In-Law - W.B. Fryar
Father - Tom Essary
Union Cemetery
Page 150

Evetts, Victoria
About 4 Years old - Alcorn Co. MS
07-05-1941 - Walnut, MS
Father - Earl Evetts - MS
Mother - Myrtle Smith-MS
Aunt - Sarah Evetts
No Cemetery Listed
Page 145

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Farris, Alvie Franklin
02-07-1874 – TN
01-26-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Maude Octavia Farris Age 66
Son - Virgie Farris
Father - Clay Farris - TN
Mother - Sylvania Ham -TN
Gravel Hill Cemetery
Page 22

Farris, Truman Commodore
02-23-1884 - Savannah, TN
09-18-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Ida Mae McRae Farris
Daughters - Ethel Goodman & Pearl Hurst
Father - Soloman P. Farris - TN
Mother - Margaret R. Sutton - TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 198

Farris, Edgar Alexander
06-30-1885 - McNairy Co. TN
12-19-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Maggie Martin Farris Age 56
Son - A. M. Farris
Father - J. A. Farris - McNairy Co. TN
Mother - Ella McCollum - McNairy Co. TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 259

Forman, James Edgar
12-10-1940 - Alcorn Co. MS
04-10-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - Claude Forman - MS
Mother - Belle Thrasher - MS
Oak Hill Cemetery
Page 75

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Gaddy, Mrs. Maggie
About 80 yrs. old – TN
04-05-1941 - Jackson, TN
Daughter - Mrs. Quilla Matlock
Father - Casper Kitchens
Mother - Miss Kizer
Friendship Cemetery
McNairy Co. TN
Page 72

Gardner, Annie Louise
07-04-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
07-22-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father - C. I. Gardner - Hardin Co. TN
Mother - Maude Emily Craig - Henderson Co. TN
Baptist Shiloh Church Cemetery
Page 157

Garrett, Charlie
10-18-1905 - Mercer, TN
05-23-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Lena Bell Garrett - Age 29
Father - Will Garrett - MS
Mother - Donie Braddock-MS
Cero Gorda Col. Baptist Church Cemetery
6 Mi. W. Jackson, TN
Page 108

George, William Jessie
12-15-1858 - TN
05-20-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Wife - Mollie George
Oak Hill Cemetery
Page 106

Gorman, Mrs. Jane Latisha Smellgrove
06-11-1882-Cobb Co. GA
11-24-1941-Alcorn Co. MS
Res. Talladega Co. Sylacauga, AL
Husband- J. W. Gorman Age 65
Daughter - Mr. & Mrs. John Flynn – Chicago, IL
Father - Robert Smellgrove - GA
Mother - Elizabeth Duke - GA
Remains to Ward Funeral Home
City Cemetery
Marietta, GA
Page 243

Graham, Thee E.
02-14-1873 - MS
01-03-1943 - Macomb, Pike Co. MS
Wife - Estelle J. Graham, Age 52
Brother - Wyatt O. Graham
Father - Ezecheal Graham- MS
Mother - Miss McDonald- MS
Shipped From - Catching’s Funeral Home
McComb, MS
Liberty Cemetery,
Tippah Co. MS
Page 03

Graham, John Henry
01-30-1861 - Fayette Co. TN
03-17-1941 - Corinth, MS
Wife - Laura Graham Age 75
Daughter - Mrs. Carl Bennett
Step Son-In-Law - L. Smith
Father - John H. Graham - TN
Mother - Mattie Mac Fadden - TN
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Page 61

Gray, Mrs. Nora Beatrice
02-29-1884 - Tishomingo Co. MS
03-25-1941 - Booneville, MS Hospitals
Husband- J. W. Gray Died 1923
Daughter - Mrs. Carl McClung
Father - John Taylor - Tishomingo Co. MS
Mother - Janie Brooks - Tishomingo Co. MS
Bethany Church Cemetery - Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 63

Green, Mrs. Jenny Walker
09-06-1868 - Alcorn, Co. MS
03-16-1941- Alcorn, Rienzi, MS
Age 72 yrs.6 mos. 10 days
Husband- J. W. Green Died 1935
Son - J. F. Green
Father - Alisoh Walker - SC
Mother - Frances Dilworth - MS
Hinkle Creek Cemetery
Page 59

Green, Virgil R. “Pete”
09-19-1907- Corinth, MS
03-18-1941- Meridian, MS
Lauderdale Co.
Age 33 Yrs 5 mos. 27 days
Ex-Wife - Louise Watkins
Aunt - Mrs. Pansy Dobbins Wooley
Aunt - Mrs. Clyde Sweat
National Guard- Supply Sgt. Feb.1940
Father - D.C. Green- TN
Mother - Octavia Dobbins - TN
Henry Cemetery
Lot 66 Grave # 2 Section M. owner - Pete Green
Page 62

Green, Mrs. Marcia Sloan
11-27-1867- Lee Co. MS
11-06-1941 – Corinth, MS McRae Hospital
Age 73 yrs.11 mos. 10 days
Husband- H.S. Green Died 1930
Son- Sloan Green
Son-In-Law - T.G. Marrow
Father – J.A. Sloan- SC
Mother – Sarah Moffott - Unknown
Henry Cemetery
Page 229

Gunn, Henry Spencer
08-11-1864- NC
10-26-1941- Tippah Co. Walnut, MS
Age 77 yrs. 2 mos. 15 days
Wife - Mary Ann Murphy Gunn
Son - Willie Lee Gunn
Father - James Hamilton Gunn - NC
Mother - Polly Ann Boyd
Harmony Cemetery ½ N. Walnut, MS
Page 222

Gurley, Will Ed
04-22-1887 - Alcorn Co. MS
07-04-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age 54 yrs. 2 mos. 12 days
Residence - Ripley, Tippah Co. MS
Wife – Mittie Gurley Age 44
Daughter - Mrs. Vance Bowen
Son - Dewey Gurley - Holly Springs, MS
Father - Neal Gurley - MS
Mother - Lucinda Gipson - MS
Another Name Listed - Joe Gurley
Union Cemetery
Page 143

Ginn, Mrs. Mary Lou
05-08-1862 - Clair Co. AL
10-28-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age 79 yrs.5 mos. 20 days
Husband - W.O. Ginn Died 1919
Daughter - Mrs. E. T. Mills
Father - Noah Sweatt - SC
Mother - Miss Hargett - NC
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 224

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Haddock, Mrs. Pauline Dobbins
12-28-1903- Savannah, TN
07-01-1941- Corinth, MS
Age 37 yrs.6 mos. 03 days
Husband - Burley Haddock
Father - Charlie W. Dobbins-TN
Mother - Cherina Shaw - TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 139

Hamlin, Mrs. Malissa Spence
About 82 years old - AL
02-20-1941 - Corinth, MS
Husband - Bill Hamlin Died 1909
Confederate Soldier
Son - Dave Hamlin
Father - Mr. Spence - AL
Old Danville Cemetery
5 Miles N. of Rienzi, MS
Page 43

Hamm, Mrs. Mary Lena
01-30-1887 - Calhoun Co. MS
07-23-1941 - Corinth, MS

Husband- T.E. Hamm Age 56
Son - Osie Hamm
Father - M. Vance - MS
Mother - Julia Macon - MS
City Cemetery
Page 160

Harrison, George Washington
09-19-1869 - MS
01-12-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age - 71 yrs. 3 mos. 24 days
Wife - Anna Lou Harrison - Age 59
Son – Zeke Harrison – St. Louis, MO
Father – J.W. Harrison – AL
Mother – Mary Anglin – AL
Highland Church Cemetery
3 Mi. S. E. Tishomingo County
Page 08

Harvill, Loyd Wallace
08-17-1941 – Alcorn County, MS
09-06-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 20 days
Father – H.A. Harvill – MS
Mother – Mamie Oliver – AL
New Hope Cemetery
Page 191

Harvell, Jerry Lee
Stillborn
12-10-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Father – Floyd Harvell – Alcorn County, MS
Mother – Jewel Jeffery – McNairy County, TN
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 254

Hendrix, Mrs. Eula May
03-30-1911 – Prentiss County, MS
01-09-1941 – Corinth, MS
Husband – Elmer Hendrix Age 30
Father- Sam Lowery – AL
Mother – Miss Sanford – AL
Liberty Hill Cemetery
3 Mile South Of Glen, MS
Page 05

Henley, Lucie
08-04-1940 – GA
07-31-1941 – Pocahontas, TN
Age 11 mos.27 days
Father – Connie Henley – TN
Mother – Rose Henley – TN
Friend – Jeff Mathis
Ebenezer Cemetery – Tippah County, MS
Page 168

Hester, Mrs. Katie Virginia Sparks
08-05-1891 – AL
09-11-1941 – Tishomingo, County
Age – 51 yrs.1 mos. 6 days
Husband – W.P. Hester Age 50
Daughter – Hilma Green
Father – L. N. Sparks – AL
Mother – Bettie Vinson – AL
Joel Cemetery
1 Mi. South Of Dennis
Tishomingo, County MS
Page 193

Hodum, Bobbie Jean
04-07-1940 - Alcorn County, MS
04-27-1941 - Rienzi, MS - Alcorn County
Age 1 Yr. 17 days
Father – D. R. Hodum – Tippah County, MS
Mother – Mamie Shaw – Tippah County, MS
Shiloh Church Cemetery – Tippah County, MS
Page 89

Holloway, James Franklin “Dock”
09-16-1911 – Alcorn County, MS
01-24-1941 – Alcorn County, MS
Age – 29 yrs. 4 mos. 8 days
Wife – Nellie Holloway Age 34
Brothers – C.H., Ray, H.Q., E.L., Dock, C.L. “Tip”, J.F. & O.M. Holloway
Another Name Listed - Chester Ferrell
Father - Dow Holloway - MS
Mother - Dora Lee Blassingame – Prentiss Co. MS
Bethlehem Cemetery - Alcorn County, MS
14 Mi. W. of Corinth
Page 19

Holmes, Joel Bernard
08-04-1940 – Alcorn Co. MS
05-12-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 9 mos. 8 days
Father – Woodrow Holmes – TN
Mother – Rachel Davis – TN
Grandmother – Nina Haley
Henry Cemetery Grave #1
Corinth, MS
Page 102

Hoover, Mrs. Julia Ann
07-18-1856 – TN
01-12-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 84 yrs. 5 mos. 25 days
Late Husband – W.E. Hoover
Son – L. C. Hoover
Father – Joel Dennis – NC
Mother – Miss Roberts – NC
Center Hill Cemetery – Counce, TN
Page 09

Horn, Davis Arthur “Buster”
09-27-1886 – Alcorn Co. MS
12-05-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 55 yrs. 2 mos. 8 days
Wife – Mattie Voyles Horn Age 58
Sons – Leslie & Hoyt Horn
Father – D. B. Horn, Sr. - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Laura Emmons – McNairy County, TN
Henry Cemetery – Lot #76 Grave #1 Block Sharpad
Owner – Mrs. D. A. Horn
Page 252

Huffstatler, Thomas H.
02-27-1902 – Pontotoc, Co. MS
02-12-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 38 yrs.11 mos. 16 days
Wife – Lois Rogers – Age 33
Father- J.A. Huffstatler – MS
Mother- MS Mayes – MS
Sister-In-Law – Mrs. John T. Wilbanks
Wheeler Grove Cemetery,
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 35

Huggins, Mrs. Mary Elvin Wilson
06-26-1853 – Marshall Co. KY
01-30-1941 – Corinth, MS
Resided In MS Since 1881
Husband – J. L. Huggins Died 1908
Father – J. K. Wilson – NC
Order by - Herbert Young & Joe Cates
Secured By – Hettie Ketchum
Henry Cemetery, Corinth, MS
Page 27

Hughes, John Bell
01-17-1861 – Alcorn Co. MS
04-03-1941 – Kossuth, MS
Age – 80 yrs.2 mos. 17 days
Wife – Mrs. Winnie Hughes – Age 84
Sons- Dr. J. H. Hughes & G.B. Hughes
Father – James Hughes – MS
Mother – Miss Rinehart – MS
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
6 ½ Miles W. of Corinth, MS
Page 71

Hughes, Mrs. Winnie Irwin
08-06-1857 – Alcorn Co. MS
12-21-1941 – Kossuth, MS
Age – 84 yrs.4 mos. 15 days
Sons – Dr. J.H. Hughes & G.B. Hughes
Father – A. M. Irwin – TN
Mother – Elizabeth Turner – TN
Brother – J.T. Irwin
Cumberland Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
8 Mi. W. of Corinth, MS
Page 260

Hurley, Mrs. Sallie Ann
01-21-1875 – McNairy Co. TN
10-05-1941 – Chewalla, TN
Husband – James F. Hurley Age 68
Father – John McHughes – McNairy Co. TN
Mother – Miss Butler – Alcorn Co. MS
Indian Creek Cemetery
1 ½ Mi. N. of Chewalla, TN
Page 214

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Jackson, Mrs. Sallie
09-17-1865 – IL
02-18-1941 – Walnut, MS
Age – 75 yrs.5 mos. 1 day
Husband – G. W. Jackson Died 1906
Son – Dewey Jackson
Providence Cemetery
3 Mi. E. of Walnut, MS
Page 42

Jackson, Infant Boy
03-01-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
03-01-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Residence – Pocahontas, TN
Stillborn
Father – Wilford Jackson – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Pearl Street – Alcorn Co. MS
Order by – Hershel Jackson
Another Name Listed – Otis Jones
Camp Ground Cemetery
Tippah Co. MS
Page 47

Jaggar, Norma Jean
10-09-1941 – Corinth, MS
10-10-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 1 ½ days
Father – H.L. Jaggar – Lucedale, MS
Mother – Eugenia Bynum – Alcorn Co. MS
Box Chapel Cemetery
Page 215

James, Infant Boy
02-25-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
02-25-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Father – Marvin James – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Ruth Deloach – Alcorn Co. MS
Grandfather – Lee James
Holly Church Cemetery
Page 45

Jarnagin, Miss Lou Ella
01-25-1872 – Jackson, Co. AL
02-18-1941 – Wenasoga, MS
Age – 69 yrs.24 days
Father – Acie Jarnagin – Jackson Co. AL
Mother – Miss McDonald
Nephews – J.E. Jarnagin, Wenasoga, MS & L.E. Jarnagin
- Ramer, TN & W. F. Jarnagin - Guys, TN
Mt. Vernon Cemetery
3 Mi. E. of Ramer, TN
Page 41

Jobe, Mrs. GA Elemdta Vanderford
12-27-1855 – MS
01-17-1941 – Corinth, MS
Husband – Thomas J.Jobe Died 1929
Son – Bert Jobe
Father – John Vanderford – NC
Mother – Miss Jobe – VA
Shady Grove Cemetery
3 Mi. S. Of Corinth, MS
Page 14

Jobe, Mable Louise
06-21-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
09-16-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 2 mos. 26 days
Father – Major Woodrow Jobe - MS
Mother – Velma Patterson – TN
Salem Cemetery
5 Mi. S.E. Corinth, MS
Page 195

Johnsey, Mrs. Annie Lee
07-18-1901 – Prentiss Co. MS
08-16-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 40
Husband – H.B. Johnsey
Son – Lee Roy Johnsey
Father – John Davis – Prentiss Co. MS
Mother – Fannie Davis – Prentiss Co. MS
Antioch #2 Church Cemetery
8 Mi. South Of Corinth
Page 177

Johnson, Della Baker
12-07-1888 – Prentiss Co. MS
04-08-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 52 yrs.4 mos. 1 day
Husband – Audie Johnson – Age 48
Father – Horton Baker – AL
Mother – Jane Simmons – MS
Oak Hill Church Cemetery
4 Mi. N.W. Booneville, MS
Page 74

Johnson, Phil Parkerson
12-15-1923 – Amory, MS
07-20-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 17 yrs.7 mos. 5 days
Graduated From Corinth, High School
Father – C.A. Johnson, Sr. – Amory, TN
Mother – Ila Parkerson – TN
Masonic Cemetery
Amory, MS
Page 153

Johnston, John McGaw
10-02-1879 – Columbia, TN
02-01-1941 – Ardmore, OK
Age – 61 yrs.3 mos. 29 days
Wife – Valentine Henry Johnston
Sister-In-Law – Mrs. Fisher Weaver
Henry Cemetery
Page 29

Jones, John David
07-14-1869 – Carroll Co. TN
07-24-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 72 yrs.10 days
Wife – Mattie Jones – Died 1940
Son – Grady Jones
Father – Thomas Jones – TN
Mother – Miss McCarter – TN
Camp Ground Cemetery
Near Chalybeate, MS
Page 161

Jones, Mrs. Mary Elizabeth
04-01-1853 – Tishomingo Co. MS
09-15-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 88 yrs.5 mos. 14 days
Husband – Rev. J.B. Jones Died 50 yrs. ago
Confederate Soldier
Daughter – Mrs. Joe Gray
Father – Mr. Deaton – NC
New Salem Cemetery
9 Mi. S. Iuka, MS
Page 194

Jones, David Arthur
12-19-1862 – Franklin Co. AL
11-26-1941 – Counce, TN
Age – 78 yrs.11 mos. 7 days
Wife – Mary Alma Jones Died 02-13-1935
Daughter – Alice Hammock
Father – Joshier Jones – AL
Mother – Miss McKinney – AL
White Sulphur Cemetery
Counce, TN
Page 247

Jordan, Mrs. Jemima “Minnie” Wilson
01-09-1853 – Jackson, Co. GA
01-06-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 87 yrs.11 mos. 28 days
Husband – A.E. Jordan – Died 39 Years Ago
Daughter – Mrs. J.W. Timlake
Charge to – Nelson, Tracy, John Paul & Jordan
Granddaughter – Mrs. Dick Hancock
Grandson – Luther Britton
Father – Michael E. Wilson – GA
Mother – Jemima Hogan – GA
Johns Family Cemetery
8 Mi. S. E. Corinth, MS
Page 02

Jordan, Mrs. Mary Busby
06-24-1853 – Alcorn Co. MS
01-16-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 87 yrs.6 mos. 23 days
Husband – Charlie Jordan – Died 1923
Daughter – Mrs. Minnie Brown
Hopewell Cemetery
7 Mi. E. Corinth, MS
Page 12

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Kemp, James Robert
Premature Birth – Lived 10 Min.
04-15-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Father – W. Robert Kemp – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Pauline Gray – TN
Sulphur Springs Cemetery
Pickwick, Dam, Hardin Co. TN
Page 82

Kemp, Mrs. Rachel
01-08-1856 – MS
12-19-1941 – Holland, MO
Age – 85 yrs.11 mos. 11 days
Husband – J. F. Kemp – Died 06-24-1934
Son - W.V. Kemp – Booneville, MS
Daughter – Dovie Kemp – Holland, MO
Pemiscot, Co.
Father – Jimmie Wallace – NC
County Line Cemetery
12 Mi. W. Booneville
Located On Tippah and Prentiss Co. Line
Page 258

Kendrick, Mrs. Narcissa Alice
11-26-1852 – TN
05-31-1941 – Corinth, MS
Husband – James A. Hendrix – Died 1896
Daughter – Mrs. Sam Perkins
Father – N.A. Erwin - TN
Mother – Elizabeth McKenzie – TN
Erwin Family Cemetery
8 Mi. S.E. Selmer, TN
Page 114

Kenerly, David
04-02-1879 – GA
01-28-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 61 yrs.9 mos. 26 days
Father – T.J. Kenerly – GA
Mother – Elizabeth Morgan – GA
Henry Cemetery – Alcorn Co. MS
East Side of Cemetery
Page 24

Kent, Mrs. Mary
09-15-1868 – AL
04-15-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 72 yrs.7 mos.
Husband – C. G. Kent Died 1933
Son – Ode Kent
Father – Wed Croft
Mother – Miss Brown
Gargus Church Cemetery
8 Mi. S. of Leighton, AL
Lawrence, Co. AL
Page 83

Kier, William Harrington
11-10-1879 – Crawford, MS
01-17-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 61 Yrs 2 mos. 7 days
Spanish American War
Attorney at Law in Corinth,
MS and Washington, D. C.
Sister – Miss Annie F. Kier
Father – Charles Kier – MO
Mother – Sarah Harrington – SC
Burial - Crawford, MS
Page 13

Kilough, William Russell
12-04-1934 – MS
02-14-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 6 yrs.2 mos. 10 days
Father – E.R. Kilough – MS
Mother – Miss Berry – MS
Antioch Cemetery
8 Mi. W. Rienzi, Alcorn Co. MS
Page 36

Kimmons, Mrs. May Woollard
04-26-1857 – Spring City, TN
12-31-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 84 yrs.8 mos. 5 days
Husband - William Gray Kimmons Died 07-29-1933
Son – Gray Kimmons
Order by – Gray, Miss Willie & Miss Fannie
Father – Capt. James Madison Woollard – TN
Mother – Mary Jones – TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 267

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Lassiter, Vester Lee
11-30-1912 - Alcorn Co. MS
07-29-1941 - Memphis, TN
Residence- Corinth, MS
Age- 28 Yrs 7 mos.29 days
Wife - Lola Mae Lassiter Age 26
Father – Mason N. Lassiter - MS
Mother – Mary E. Dunn - MS
Brother – James Lassiter
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 165

Lacey, Thomas Ross
03-24-1868 - Prentiss Co. MS
10-30-1941 - Booneville, MS
(Burton Community)
Age 73 Yrs 7 mos. 6 days
Wife - Modenia Spain Dead 40 Years
Nephew - C.F. Patterson
Brother - Charlie Lacey
Father – Carroll Lacey- TN
Mother – Betty Liddle - TN
Services at New Hope Church 10 Mi. E
Page 227

Lain, Asa McKinney
02-27-1884 - McNairy Co. TN
07-01-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age- 57 yrs.4 mos. 4 days
Wife - Grace Spain Lain - Died 1937
Son-Dudley Lain
Father – W.M. Lain – TN
Mother – Nancy E. Robbins - Chester Co. TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 138

Lancaster, Ruby Joyce
09-03-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
09-05-1941- Rienzi, MS
Age – 2 days
Father – Howard Lancaster - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Louise Morton- Alcorn Co. MS
Union Cemetery
Page 190

Langley, Mrs. Sallied
06-29-1858 -GA
07-08-1941 - Rienzi, MS
Age – 83 Yrs 9 days
Husband – William Langley Died 35 years Ago
Son- C.O. Langley
Father – Mr. Jones- GA
Mother – Miss Cook - GA
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 147

Lawson, Clarence Franklin “Buddy”
03-02-1894 - Alcorn Co. MS
11-25-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age- 47 yrs.8 mos. 23 days
Wife- Fannie Hamlin Lawson Age 48
Son – William Street Lawson
Daughter – Mrs. Helen Duncan
Sister – Mrs. Jessie Hefflin- Hampton, VA
Brother – William E. Lawson - VA
Father – Street Lawson – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Victoria Lewis – AR
Pleasant Hill 6 Mi. W. of Corinth
Page 246

Lee, Infant Girl
Stillborn
05-15-1941-Alcorn Co. MS
Father – Abe Lee – MS
Mother – Essie Pearl Davis – MS
Grandfather – B.L. Davis – MS
Other Name Listed - Mrs. K. P. Davis
Farmington Cemetery
Page 105

Lewis, Billie Deanna
06-03-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
06-03-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Father – Billie Lewis - MS
Mother - Valerie Webb- MS
Other Name Listed – E.B. Nowlin
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery 7 Mi. E. Corinth
Page 120

Lide, Miss Maria Lula
04-20-1852 – Dallas Co. TN
01-26-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age- 88 yrs.9 mos. 6 days
Father – David R. Lide - SC
Mother – Elizabeth Dee Base - S.C.
Nephew- Jessie Lide, Jr.
Sister-in-Law - Mrs. J. H. Lide
Other Name Listed - Robert H. & Bob Lide
Burial, Marion, AL
Page 21

Lietch, Lucy Jane
11-23-1854 - MS
03-09-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age- 86 yrs.3 mos. 14 days
Husband – John J. Lietch - Died 1922
Daughter – Mrs. W.O. Potts
Father – William Walker Dancer- TN
Mother – Miss Brown - NC
Hopewell Cemetery
8 Mi. E. Corinth
Page 51

Little, Neva Doris
02-17-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
06-20-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 4 mos. 3 days
Father – Thomas Arch Little - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Velma Lee Kilcrease - Alcorn Co. MS
Liberty Hill Cemetery
15 Mi. S. E. Alcorn Co. MS
Page 131

Livingston, Falkner Henry
02-12-1862 - MS
09-27-1941 - MS
Age 79 yrs.7 mos. 15 days
Wife- Lena McMins - Age 62
Daughter- Myrtle Livingston
Father – Sam Livingston
Mother – Rosie Ann Livingston
Holly Cemetery
Page 205

Lothelore, Marshall
01-16-1875 - AR
02-23-1941- Rienzi, MS
Age 66 yrs.1 MO.7 days
Wife- Ella Newcomb Age 42
Holly Cemetery
Page 44

Lowry, Mrs. Margaret Jane
10-01-1864 - MS
10-25-1941 - Oakville, TN
Age 77 Yrs 24 days
Husband - J. W. Lowry Died 1932
Daughter- Mrs. G.R. Yancy - Corinth
Daughter- Mrs. R.L. Jourdan - Oakville, TN
Daughter- in-Law - Mrs. W.F. Lowry - Oakville, TN
Father – W. V. Johnson
Mother – Miss Skinner
Shady Grove Cemetery
Ripley, Tippah Co. MS
Page 221

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Malone, Jesse C.
12-25-1856 - MS
01-29-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age - 84 yrs.1 MO 4 days
Wife - Mary Essary - Died 1905
Son - Luther Malone
Granddaughter- Mrs. John Carter
Father – Riley Malone
Other Names Listed – Dora Malone, Ollie Carter
Oaks Chapel Cemetery
15 Mi. W. Corinth, Near Theo
Page 26

Maloney, John Hiram
06-03-1867 - MO
06-03-1941 - Middleton, TN
Age 74 Yrs.
Spanish American War
Pvt Co. G 4th MO Infantry
Discharged February 1899
Information given from Family Bible
Wife – Mrs. Ida E Maloney Age 66
Father – Richard Maloney
Mother – Miss Americus Beckett
Middleton Cemetery
Middleton, TN
Page 117

Manuel, Lee
11-30-1865 - Claiborne Co. MS
11-24-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age- 75 Yrs 11 mos. 24 days
Wife - Carrie Manuel- Age 58
Father – Hoyce Manuel
Mother – Chattie U/K
City Cemetery Corinth, MS
Page 244

Marcle, Louis Edgar
12-08-1914 - Alcorn Co. MS
07-12-1941 - Rienzi, MS
Age- 26 yrs. 7 mos. 14 days
Father – Alex Marcle - Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Alice Barnes - Alcorn Co. MS
Union Cemetery
6 Mi S W of Kossuth, MS
Page 148

Mason, Aaron Timothy
02-23-1905 - Alcorn Co. MS
11-07-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age- 36 yrs.8 mos. 15 days
Wife- Lonnie Mae Mason Age 30
Father – Louis Mason - McNairy Co. TN
Mother – Mollie Beavers - Madison Co. TN
St. Rest Cemetery
McNairy Co. TN
Page 232

Mason, Mrs. Lelia Cherrie
11-13-1858 - MS
05-05-1941 - Memphis, TN
Age – 82 yrs.5 mos. 22 days
Residence – Corinth, MS
Husband – W.O. Mason Died 1935
Nieces - Mary Staten & Mrs. Jeff Meek
Father – Dr. William Byrd Gray - MS
Mother – Bettie Odom - AR
Henry Cemetery
Page 96

Mathis, Mrs. Addie Eugene
04-05-1877- Benton Co. MS
07-23-1941- Brownfield, MS
Residence – Corinth, MS
Age- 64 Yrs 3 mos. 18 days
Husband – Sam T. Mathis Age 74
Daughter – Mrs. Luther Clemmer
Son – F. Mathis
Father – A. J. Brinkley – TX
Mother – Martha Ellen Brinkley
Chalybeate Presbyterian Cemetery
Chalybeate, MS
Page 159

Maxwell, Sherman
Age – About 36 yrs. Born In Tippah Co. MS
07-31-1941- Walnut, MS
Wife- Lonette Maxwell
Father – Coleman Maxwell – MS
Nephew – Levi Conner
Other Name Listed - W. L. Tomlinson
Rucker Cemetery Tippah Co. MS
Page 167

Meeks, Henry B.
02-13-1867 - McNairy Co. TN
05-02-194 1- Corinth, MS
Age 74 yrs.2 mos. 19 days
Wife – Ida A. Meeks – Age 72
Father – Col. O.L. Meeks – TN
Mother – Miss Martha - Michie, TN
Sister – Mrs. J.S. Voyles
Other Names Listed - Louise Meeks, H.B. Meeks
Henry Cemetery
Page 94

Melton, Mrs. Fannie
02-18-1869 - Hardin Co. TN
05-31-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age 72 Yrs 3 mos. 13 days
Husband- Elmer E. Melton Age 73
Daughter - Jewel M. Robinson
Other Names Listed - Maye & Bomar
Father – James D. Maddox - NC
Mother – Caroline Cosby- NC
Henry Cemetery
Page 115

Melton, Ephreum Elmer
05-16-1866- Hardin Co. TN
10-29-1941- Corinth, MS
Age – 75 Yrs 5 mos. 13 days
Wife- Fannie R. Melton Died May31, 1941
Daughter- Jewel M. Robinson
Other Names Listed: Maye & Bomar
Father – E. Melton –TN
Mother – Rebecca Mattox- TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 225

Melvin, Frank Tiftney
07-15-1908 - MS
04-15-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age 32 Yrs 9 mos.
Wife - Lavernice Melvin Age 31
Sister – Mrs. Clarence Essary – Atlanta, GA
Brother – Stanley Melvin
Father – W.T. Melvin – MS
Mother – Miss Hughes - MS
Henry Cemetery
Grave # 1 Owner: Mrs. Clarence Essary
Page 81

Miller, Dwyt Hahn
06-25-1911 - Indianapolis, Indiana
06-19-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age- 29 Yrs 11 mos. 25 days
Wife – Mary Emma Counce Age 25
Father – Joseph H. Miller – Indiana
Mother – Goldy C. Hahn Reger - Indiana
Grandmother – Nettie Hahn
Crown Hill Cemetery- Indianapolis, Indiana
Page 130

Miller, Infant Son
Stillborn
10-22-1941 -TN
Residence- Corinth, MS
Father – Richard Miller – TN
Mother – Zena Gray – TN
Uncle – John D. Gray
Liberty Cemetery
2 ½ Mi E. of Acton, McNairy Co. TN
Page 220

Milligan, Billie Arnell
Stillborn
06-28-194 1- Tishomingo Co. MS
Father – E.A. Milligan – Hardin Co. TN
Mother – Laura Bushart - MO.
Other Names Listed - Troy & W.P. Hurley
Oak Hill Cemetery
3 Mi E. of Kendrick, Alcorn Co. MS
Page 136

Mills, John Russell
05-21-1891 - Alcorn Co. MS
02-16-1941 - Rienzi, MS
Age 49 Yrs 8 mos. 26 days
Wife – Mrs. Louiza Mills Age 52
Son – Russell Mills
Father – Carroll Mills- AL
Mother – Miss Allen – AL
Brush Creek Cemetery
15 Mi W. of Corinth, MS
Page 38

Mills, John Samuel
03-29-1860
08-16-1941- Kossuth, Alcorn Co. MS
Age 81 Yrs 4 mos. 18 days
Wife - Mrs. Eddie Mills Age 71
Father – Wash Mills- NC
Mother– Miss Hopkins - NC
Other Names Listed - J. M. Mills,
J. L. Talley, M.A. Mills, Roy Mills &
Mrs. W.R. Talley
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
3 Mi S E of Kossuth, MS
Page 178

Moore, Nina Gale
11-04-1939- Alcorn Co. MS
03-10-1941- Kossuth, Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 1 Yrs 4 mos. 6 days
Father – Felix Moore –MS
Mother – Lela Rider- MS
Union Cemetery
5 Mi S. W. of Kossuth, Alcorn Co. MS
Page 53

Moore, Ida B.
08-09-1857 - Tishomingo Co. MS
05-13-1941 - Biloxi, MS
Age – 83 Yrs 9 mos. 4 days
Husband – George W. Moore Died 1924
Son – S.B. Whitworth
Father – John Jefferson Blythe- AL
Mother – Cleo Usery – AL
Oak Grove Cemetery
Iuka, MS
Page 103

Moore. Marjorie Louise
05-14-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
08-03-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
Age- 2 mos.20 days
Father – Fred Lee Moore– IL
Mother – Earnestine Roby- MS
City Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 172

Moore, Charles Washington
12-23-1878- McNairy Co. TN
12-31-1941- Michie, TN
Age- 63 yrs. 8 months
Wife – Mrs. Ida Moore Age 60
Cousin – Bonnie Caffey
Father – George W. Moore - McNairy Co. TN
Mother – Josie Michie - McNairy Co. TN
Henry Cemetery Corinth
Alcorn Co. MS
Page 266

Morrison, Mrs. Kate Fitzgerald
04-16-1858 - Alcorn Co. MS
11-23-1941 - Biggersville, Alcorn Co. MS
Age- 83 Yrs 7 mos. 7 days
Husband- Marvin L. Morrison - Died 06-09-1940
Nieces - Mrs. Moss Lockman & Mrs. Frank Smith
Father – Rev. Dow Fitzgerald - VA
Mother – Martha Walne - VA
New Hope Cemetery
Page 242

Mc

McAmis, James Anthony
11-13-1869 - Corinth, MS
02-15-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age 71 Yrs 3 mos. 2 days
Wife – Mary Sharp McAmis Age 62
Son- J. Clay McAmis
Father – James McAmis -TN
Mother – Miss McCord - AL
Other Name Listed - Frank McAmis
Henry Cemetery
Page 37

McCarter, J. T.
11-29-1908
08-17-1941 - Corinth, MS
Age 31 yrs 8 mos. 18 days
Sister - Mrs. T.N. White
Father – W.P. McCarter- Alcorn Co. MS
Mother –Miss Mary Parchman - AL
Box Chapel Cemetery
4 Mi E. of Corinth, MS
Page 179

McGee, Charles Shelby
06-03-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
07-21-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Age 1 MO. 18 days
Father – Dexter McGee - Prentiss Co. MS
Mother – Irene Salone- Prentiss Co. MS
Baby Buried In Casket with Mother, Irene McGee.
Mt. Olive Cemetery
8 Mi W. of Booneville, Prentiss Co. MS
Page 156

McGee, Irene
02-**-1913- Prentiss Co. MS
07-21-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
Husband- Dexter McGee- Age 48
Father – Joyce Salone- MS
Mother – Cinda Harber- MS
Other Name Listed -R. A. Newcomb
Baby Buried With Her
Mt. Olive Cemetery
8 Mi W. of Booneville, Prentiss Co. MS
Page 155

McIntyre, Harriett Phillips
04-03-1853 - McNairy Co. TN
11-21-1941- Corinth, MS
Age – 88 yrs 7 mos. 18 days
Husband- Stephen McIntyre - Died 1917
Step-Son – M.K. McIntyre
Father – William Phillips- GA
Mother – Miss Smith – GA
Fraley’s Chapel Cemetery
Page 241

McMahan, Infant Boy
07-08-1941 Alcorn Co. MS
07-08-1941 Alcorn Co. MS
Stillborn
Residence - Ramer, TN
Father – J.W. McMahan - TN
Mother – Elois Meeks – TN
Mt. Vernon Cemetery
McNairy Co. TN
Page 146

McPeters, Donie Walker
02-28-1897 - Alcorn Co. MS
09-11-1941- Corinth, MS
Age 44 yrs. 6 mos. 14 days
Husband- Noonan McPeters –Age 52
Father – Jackson Walker- MS
Mother – Zelpha Dilworth – MS
Wheeler Grove Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 192

McPeters, Mrs. Ella C.
01-19-1857 - VA
03-31-1941 - Corinth, MS
Husband – W. T. McPeters Died 1918
Son- W.L. McPeters
Father – W. W. Worsham –VA
Mother- Mary Webster – VA
Henry Cemetery
Page 69

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Nailing, Mary Y.
Age about 87 yrs. - Dresden, TN
01-24-1941 - Corinth, MS
Home of Will Yates
Husband – Hardy Nailing-Deceased
Mother - Lucindia Yates-TN
Brother – Will Yates
Other Name Listed - Russell Harrison
City Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 20

Newcomb, Mattie Sue
11-07-1938 - Alcorn Co. MS
07-13-1941 - Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 2 yrs. 8 mos. 6 days
Father - Woodie Newcomb - MS
Mother- Lessie Doles- TN
Liberty Hill Cemetery
6 Mi. S. of Glen, MS
Page 149

Nichols, Maggie Lucille
01-24-1893 - Corinth, MS
01-13-1941 - Nashville, Davidson Co. TN
Age 47 yrs. 11 mos. 20 days
Residence- Corinth, MS
Husband- Tom Nichols Age 53
Father – Luke Johnson –TN
Mother – Susan Williams –TN
City Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 10

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O’Callaghan, Earley Earnest
09-19-1865 - Blue Springs, MS
01-20-1941 - Blue Springs, MS
Age 75 Yrs 4 mos. 1 day
Great Niece - Mrs. J. R. Millican
Father – James P. O’Callaghan- GA
Mother – Lizzie Wade - MS
Fairfield Cemetery
Blue Springs, Union Co. MS
Page 16

Oberbee, Ada L. Brassfield
10-15-1867- Crockett Co. TN
11-12-1941- Blytheville, Ark
Age 74 Yrs 28 days
Husband - J.L. Oberbee Died 1917
Daughter - Mrs. Otis Huff
Father – Joseph Arendall - TN
Mother – Mary Beever - TN
Salem Cemetery
5 Mi S. E. Of Corinth, MS
Page 236

Oxner, James
08-12-1883 – Tippah Co. MS
11-20-1941 – Kossuth, MS
Age 57 yrs.3 mos. 8 days
Wife – Lou Oxner Age 63
Son –Leo Oxner
Step-Son – Ben Smith
Father – Price Oxner – NC
Mother – Miss Braddock – MS
Union Cemetery
5 Mi. S. W. of Kossuth, MS
Page 240

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Pankey, Mrs. Emma Isabell
08-01-1856 – Benton Co. MS
04-27-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 84 yrs.8 mos. 26 days
Husband- Robert Pankey – Age 86
Daughter – Mrs. Henry Bryant – Moscow, TN
Father – Pryor Nabors – MS
Mother – Sallie Morgan – MS
Henry Cemetery
Page 91

Parnell, Nora Maxine
07-19-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
07-19-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Stillborn
Father – Clayton Parnell – Tishomingo Co. MS
Mother – Gaye Cole – Tishomingo Co. MS
New Salem Cemetery
7 Mi. N. W. of Iuka, MS
Page 151

Parson, Mrs. Ella Jane Wood
10-21-1898 – Alcorn Co. MS
09-29-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 42 yrs. 11 mos. 8 days
Ex-Husband – Charlie “Dud” Parson – Age 36
Aunt – Ella Strachan
Step-Sister – Mrs. John Roy
Father – William Robert Wood – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Siddie Brown – Alcorn Co. MS
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 208

Pearson, Miss Agnes
06-06-1924 – Itawamba Co. MS
05-06-1941 – Tupelo, MS
Age – 16 yrs.11 mos.
Residence – Corinth, MS
Father – L.E. Pearson – MS
Mother – Margaret Hood – MS
Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery
8 Mi. N. W. of Fulton, Itawamba Co. MS
Page 98

Phillips, Samuel Jones
Age 55
06-30-1941 - Memphis, TN
Brother – Jimmie Phillips
Nationals Funerals Home – Memphis, TN
Henry Cemetery
Page 140

Phillips, Mrs. Alida Kate
02-17-1857 – Ark
07-20-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 84 yrs.5 mos. 3 days
Husband – M.J. Phillips Died 23 years ago
Daughter – Mrs. W. A. Burns
Father – John Sullivan – TN
Mother – Sallie Newberry – TN
Bluff Springs Cemetery
3 Mi. N. E. of Gibson, TN
Page 154

Phillips, James William
09-23-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
09-23-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Lived 2 hours
Father – Alton Richard Phillips – AL
Mother – Edna Bragg – KY
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 203

Plaxico, Berry Taylor
11-12-1861 – Tippah Co. MS
11-19-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age 80 yrs.7 days
Wife – Mollie Box Plaxico Age 73
Sons – W. J & Walter Plaxico
Father – Wyatt Plaxico – GA
Mother – Malinda Taylor – IL
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 239

Priddy, Hardee Banister
08-21-1864 – Tallahatchie Co. MS
04-25-1941 – Kossuth, Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 76 yrs.8 mos. 4 days
Wife – Blanche Priddy Age 64
Father – Josiah B. Priddy – MS
Mother – Willie Emerson – Lee Co. MS
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 90

Prince, Adam
09-05-1902 – Baldwin, MS
01-27-1941 – Whitfield, MS
Age – 38 yrs 4 mos. 22 days
Wife – Calonia Prince – Age 28
Father – Dennis Prince – Ripley, MS
Mother – Mary Prince – Ripley, MS
City Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 23

Prince, Reabon Ely
06-01-1931 – Alcorn Co. MS
07-28-1941 – Walnut, MS
Age – 10 yrs.1 mos. 27 days
Invalid Since Infancy
Father- Hubert Prince – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Fannie Wroten – Alcorn Co. MS
Brush Creek Cemetery
16 Mi. W. of Corinth
Page 164

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Quinn, John B.
09-04-1862 – MS
03-26-1941 – Walnut, MS
Age – 78 yrs.6 mos. 22 days
Ex-Wife - Susan Quinn Age 61
Son – W. Tom Quinn
Father – Henry Quinn
Harmony Cemetery
½ Mi. N. of Walnut Tippah Co. MS
Page 66

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Rainey, Martha Ann
05-15-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
06-18-1941 – Kossuth, MS
Age – 1 mo. 3 days
Other Name Listed – Stella Rainey
Mother – Gladys Wegmann – MS
Father – Theodore Rainey – MS
(3rd Cousin to Theodore Smith)
Lone Oak Cemetery
16 Mi. W of Corinth, MS
Page 129

Ramsey, Fort Nelson
05-17-1909 – AL
01-11-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age 31 yrs. 7 mos. 25 days
Wife – Sadie R. Ramsey – Age 32
Sister – Mrs. Thomas Hardin
Father – F.A. Ramsey – AL
Mother – Lora Fort – AL
Highland Church Cemetery
3 Mi. S.E. Tishomingo, MS
Page 07

Reynolds, Melba Joyce
02-20-1932 – Corinth, MS
09-30-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 9 yrs.7 mos. 10 days
Father – Leon Reynolds – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Quilla Crum – Alcorn Co. MS
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 211

Richard, J. C.
08-26-1914 – McNairy Co. TN
11-01-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 27 yrs. 2 mos. 6 days
Wife – Dorothy Richard Age 26
Brother – Dudley Richard – Memphis, TN
Father – Eugene Richard – MS
Mother – Minnie Moore - TN
Gravel Hill Cemetery
McNairy Co. TN
Page 228

Richards, Miss Nancy
07-19-1864 – McNairy Co. TN
08-01-1941 – Ramer, TN
Age – 77 yrs. 13 days
Niece – Mary Faulkner
Father – John Richards – Giles Co. TN
Mother – Mary Ann Springer – Colbert Co. AL
Richards Family Cemetery
5 Mi. E. of Ramer
Page 171

Roberts, Mrs. Ada
06-07-1880 – TN
10-04-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 61 yrs.3 mos. 27 days
Husband – Muf Roberts
Son – Clarence Roberts
Father – Mr. Robinson
Burial – Ramer, TN
Page 213

Robertson, Dr. Milton Waldrop
11-02-1888 – AL
03-03-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 52 yrs.4 mos.
Wife – Mrs. Willie Robertson Age 51
World War Veteran
Father – Ruben Robertson
Mother – Miss Haygood
Henry Cemetery
Lot # 11 E. (Lusk Lot)
Page 49

Robertson, Henry Wallace
06-08-1909 – Delmar, AL
08-13-1941 – Russellville, Franklin Co. AL
Age – 32 yrs. 2 mos. 5 days
Wife – Jessie Robertson Age 27
Father – Oliver Bartley Robinson – Birmingham, AL
Mother – Maude Lever – MS
Hopewell Cemetery
Page 176

Robinson, Frank Coleman
08-29-1918 – Ramer, TN
03-16-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 22 yrs.6 mos. 16 days
Wife – Eria Tublet Coleman Age 21
Sister – Lucille Dunlap
Father – Frank Coleman – West Point, MS
Mother – Estell Hall – Alcorn Co. MS
Burial – Ramer, TN
Page 60

Robinson, John I.
06-20-1860 – Iuka, Tishomingo Co. MS
05-22-1941 – Counce, TN
Residence – Baldwyn, MS
Age – 80 yrs.11 mos. 2 days
Wife – Josie Robinson Died 1926
Son – W.J. Robinson – Counce, TN
Father O.L. Robinson – NC
White Sulphur Cemetery
Page 107

Rogers, P.W.
04-26-1867 – MS
03-12-1941 – Kossuth, MS
Age – 73 yrs.10 mos. 14 days
Wife – Mary Rogers Age 70
Sons – M.L. & G. H. Rogers
Father – George Rogers
Mother – Margaret Tubbs
Lone Oak Cemetery
14 Mi. W. of Corinth, MS
Page 56

Ross, Alvy Clinten
02-12-1866 – MS
02-04-1941 – Burnsville, MS
Age – 74 yrs.11 mos. 23 days
Wife - Alcie Ross Age 69
Order by – Carlie Ross
Father – G.H.H. Ross – NC
Mother – Miss Jones – NC
Little Flock Church Cemetery
4 miles S. of Burnsville, Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 32

Rosson, Ruben Bass
04-24-1852 – Selmer, TN
10-26-1941 – Grand Junction, TN
Age – 89 yrs.6 mos. 2 days
Wife – Dollie Nelms – Deceased
Brother – G.D. Rosson
Father – Joseph Rosson
Mother – Ruth Ray
Burial - Grand Junction, TN
Page 223

Rushing, Mrs. Zelda Manuel
07-15-1889 – McNairy Co. TN
09-05-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 52 yrs.1 MO. 21 days
Husband – D.A. Rushing Age 56
Brother – J.D. Manuel
Father – J.R. Manuel – AL
Mother – Margaret Ann Farris – McNairy Co. TN
Gravel Hill Cemetery
McNairy Co. TN
Page 189

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Sanders, Mrs. Cynthia C.
08-05-1849- MS
01-21-1941-Jackson, TN
Age- 91 yrs. 5 mos. 16 days
Lived with daughter
Late Husband- Dr. M.M. Sanders
Confederate Soldier
Son- Lon Sanders
Father – Benjamin Bruton- Indiana
Mother – America Pruitt- VA
Henry Cemetery Corinth, MS
Page 17

Sanders, Mrs. Ida Mae
09-05-1890- McNairy Co. TN
07-30-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
Age 50 yrs. 10 mos. 25 days
Husband- Joe Sanders Age 65
Daughter – Helen Horne
Father – Joseph Honeycutt- TN
Mother – Jane Wiglet- TN
Shiloh Cemetery
Pittsburg Landing, Hardin Co. TN
Page 166

Scott, Jennie Mussleman
05-11-1859- Lauderdale Co. AL
02-11-1941- Corinth, MS
Husband- T.W. Scott Died 1889
Daughter – Mrs. McGee
Father – David C. Mussleman- VA
Mother – Isabella Price- AL
City Cemetery
Florence, AL
Page 33

Simmons, Mrs. Elizabeth Ann
04-15-1865- MS
05-28-1941- New Site, MS
Residence- Corinth, MS
Late Husband- Henry Simmons
Daughter – Nancy Ann Rorie
Father – Bill Murphy
Carter Cemetery
10 Mi. E. of Booneville, Prentiss Co. MS
Page 112

Smallwood, Richard Lee
05-27-1859- McNairy Co. TN
01-08-1941- Corinth, MS
Age 81 yrs.7 mos. 12 days
Wife- Mrs. Eliza Smallwood Age 83
Daughter- Ophelia Smallwood
Father – Mr. Smallwood
Mother – Miss Meade Smallwood – TN
Henry Cemetery
Lot 52 & 53, Grave 6, West End
Page 04

Smith, Charles Washington “Charlie Wash”
03-31-1874- Alcorn Co. MS
01-09-1941- Kossuth, MS
Age – 66 yrs. 9 mos. 9 days
Wife- Sallie Smith Age 66
Son- Cleatus Smith
Father – Bud Smith – GA
Mother – Susan Eleen- MS
Brush Creek Cemetery
8 Mi. S. of Kossuth, MS
Page 06

Smith, Mrs. Serene Ellen
07-20-1860- Tippah Co. MS
03-04-1941- Tiplersville, Tippah Co. MS
Age - yrs.80 mos.7 days 12
Husband – J.D. Smith Age 84
Son- Clay Smith
Father – J. Willis Skinner- TN
Mother – Nancy Dodds- TN
Providence Cemetery
4 Mi. E. of Tiplersville, Tippah Co. MS
Page 50

Smith, Mrs. Lizzie
03-09-1851- AL
03-15-1941- Corinth, MS
Age- yrs.90 mos. 0 days 6
Husband- Jeff Smith
Confederate Soldier
Cousin, Mollie Harris
Father – Mr. Parker – AL
Mother – Miss West- AL
Holly Cemetery
5 Mi. W. of Corinth, MS
Page 58

Smith, Joel Berry
02-26-1861- MS
04-16-1941- New Albany, Union Co. MS
Age- 80 Yrs.1 mos. 21 days
Wife- Alice Bennett Smith Died 1935
Son – I.P. Smith
Father - Isaac Smith - SC
Mother - Miss Sallie Pitts - SC
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
6 Mi. N. E. of New Albany, MS
Page 84

Smith, Lucille Taylor
About 76 yrs. of age
05-05-1941- Corinth, MS
Husband- Bill Smith Died 1935
Son- M.E. Smith
Father – Badge Taylor- MS
Mother – Miss Phillips- MS
Phillips Grave Yard
2 Mi. S. W. of Glen, MS
Page 97

Smith, Ben
12-25-1868- AL
06-11-1941- Corinth, MS
Age- 72 yrs. 5 mos. 17 days
Wife – Lula Smith
Daughter – Mrs. Allen Vandiver
Father – Joe Smith
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Page 125

Smith, Mrs. Cordelia
12-00-1870- TN
06-29-1941- Corinth, MS
Age -70 yrs. 6 months
Husband – B.S. Smith Died 1931
Daughter- Mary Smith
Father – John Richardson- TN
Mother – Miss Hughes - TN
Antioch Cemetery
8 Mi. S. of Corinth, MS
Page 137

Smith, Erwin
About 52 -TN
12-02-1941- Memphis, TN
Residence –Corinth, MS
Honorable Discharged World War Veteran
Order by – Minerva Garrett
Father – Louis Smith
Mother – Vina Prather Smith
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 251

Smith, Johnie (Johnnie)
About 48 - Born in Alcorn Co. MS
08-01-1941- Corinth, MS
Wife- Julia Johnson
Father – Richard Smith- Lee Co. MS
Mother – Luella Anderson- Kemper Co. MS
City Cemetery Alcorn Co. MS
Page 170

Stanley, Cullen E.
11-10-1873- Corinth, MS
09-21-1941- Long Beach, CA
Age-67 yrs.10 mos. 11 days
Wife- Lluella Stanley
Order by- B. Frank Worsham
Father- Cullen E. Stanley- MS
Mother – Minnie Wofford- MS
Services at Nell Curlee’s Home
City Cemetery
Page 206

Steele, Issac Donald
10-26-1852- Limestone Co. AL
02-09-1941- Lake Placid, Highland Co. FL
Age- 88 yrs.3 mos. 14 days
Wife- Anna Borah Steele Died 1927
Father- John Newton Steele- AL
Mother – Mary Steel- AL
Cousin – Mrs. Mary Kendrick
Nephew- Dr. Willard Steel
Henry Cemetery
Page 34

Steen, Joe Ann
12-22-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
12-23-1941- Alcorn Co. MS
Age 1 day
Father – J.L. Steen- Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Vance Eldridge- Alcorn Co. MS
Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 265

Stovall, Mrs. Bettie Elizabeth
08-14-1854- McNairy Co. TN
09-21-1941- Pocahontas, TN
Husband- W. W. Stovall Died 1935
Nephew- G.L. Wright
Father- NC Young- McNairy Co. TN
Mother - Miss Blankenship- TN
Young Family Cemetery
McNairy Co. TN
Page 204

Street, Mrs. Julia Ann
06-13-1865- AL
04-13-1941- Ripley, MS
Late-Husband- J. A. G. Street
Son- John E. Street
Father- Jessie Weatherly- VA
Mother – Miss Burleson- NC
Antioch Cemetery
6 Mi. N. W. of Ripley, Tippah Co. MS
Page 80

Strickland, John Houston
12-07-1940 - Tishomingo Co. MS
02-03-1941 - Leedy, MS
Age- 1 mo. 27 days
Father – J.O. Strickland- MS
Mother – Miss Pharr- MS
Liberty Hill Cemetery
12 Mi. S. E. of Corinth, Alcorn Co. MS
Page 31

Strickland, Mrs. Jimmie Lovell
01-12-1900- TN
03-02-1941- Corinth, MS
Age- 41 yrs.1 mos. 18 days
Husband- R.P. Strickland Age 41
Father – J.W. Lovell- TN
Mother – Miss Mayfield-TN
Baptist Shiloh Cemetery
Corinth, MS
Page 48

Strickland, Miss Mollie Kindlo
05-01-1904 - MS
08-24-1941- Holcut, Tishomingo Co. MS
Age - 37 yrs.3 mos. 23 days
Brother – O.L. Strickland
Father – Thomas J. Strickland- GA
Mother – Mattie Rider- MS
Forked Oak Cemetery
7 Mi. W. Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 182

Stutts, Infant Girl
10-21-1941- Corinth, MS
10-21-1941-Corinth, MS
Still Born
Father – Howard Stutts- MS
Mother – Syble Haynie –MS
Haynie Family Cemetery
2 Miles S. of Strickland, MS
Page 218

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Taylor, Mrs. Effie McKewen
02-08-1895- Alcorn Co. MS
09-20-1941- Corinth, MS
Age- 46 yrs.7 mos. 12 days
Husband – Morgan Taylor Age 47
Father – John W. McKewen- MS
Mother – Sallie Romine- MS
Farmington Cemetery
Page 199

Taylor, Evie Lee
08-01-1909- Alcorn Co. MS
12-10-1941- Yazoo City, MS
Age- 32 yrs.4 mos. 9 days
Residence- Corinth, Alcorn Co. MS
Father – J.I. Taylor- Alcorn Co. MS
Mother –Mamie Paschal - GA
Cumberland Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
8 Mi. S. W. of Corinth, MS
Page 255

Tibbetts, Miss Norma Elaine
08-17-1921 – Kansas City, MO
12-22-1941 – Burnsville, Tishomingo Co. MS
Age- 20 yrs. 4 mos. 5 days
Father – Roy J. Tibbettt – Mound Valley, Kansas
Mother – Clye Lillian Whitmore – Kane, PA
Forest Hill Cemetery
Kansas City, MO
Page 262

Tibbetts, Mrs. Clye Whitmore
06-13-1889 – Kane, PA
12-22-1941 - Burnsville, Tishomingo Co. MS
Age - 52 yrs. 6 mos. 9 days
Husband – Roy J. Tibbetts
Father – Andrew R. Whitmore – PA
Mother – Mary Smith – PA
Shipped remains to Newcomer’s Sons – Kansas City, Jackson Co. MO
Forest Hill Cemetery
Kansas City, MO
Page 263

Turner, Willie Edgar “Bill”
06-24-1888 – MS
01-24-1941 – Booneville, MS
Residence – Corinth, MS
Age – 52 yrs.7 mos. 0 days
Wife – Mrs. Anna Strange Turner – Age 58
Father – G.W. Turner – MS
Mother – Miss Shearrard – MS
Holly Cemetery
5 MI. W. of Corinth, MS
Page 18

Tyson, Delbert Warren
09-01-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
10-30-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 1 mos. 29 days
Father – J.A. Tyson – Alcorn Co. MS
Mother – Jewell Butler – Alcorn Co. MS
Holly Cemetery
Page 226

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Utley, Richard Daniel
06-27-1866 – Alcorn Co. MS
05-23-1941 – Meridian, MS
Age – 74 yrs.10 mos. 26 days
Daughters – Mrs. Jim Kirkland & Mrs. Tom C. Hyneman
Other Name Listed – C.H. Utley
Carter Cemetery
Near Tulu, McNairy Co. TN
Page 109

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Vanderford, Leslie Wayne
05-18-1941 – Corinth, MS
06-03-1941 – Rienzi, MS
16 days old
Mother – Dollie Vanderford – MS
Grand Father – Albert Vanderford
Other Name – G.H. Allen
Williams Family Cemetery
7 Mi. N. of Jacinto, MS
Page 119

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Wade, Samuel Perkins
02-28-1860 – McNairy Co. TN
02-27-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 80 yrs.11 mos. 29 days
Wife – Mrs. Sallie Wade – Age 75
Daughters – Mrs. Brodie Malone & Mrs. Brodie Jackson
Son – R.E. Wade
Father – H.B. Wade – NC
Mother – Amanda Perkins – Hardin Co. TN
Morris Chapel Cemetery
Page 46

Waldrop, Cecil Clyde
10-05-1913 – MS
09-01-1941 – Whitfield, MS
Age – 27 yrs.10 mos. 27 days
Father – W.F. Waldrop – MS
Mother – Nora Wooley – MS
Burnsville Cemetery
Page 185

Walker, Mrs. Ollie Ragan
12-20-1884 – Tippah Co. MS
05-07-1941 – Chalybeate, Tippah Co. MS
Age – 56 yrs.4 mos. 17 days
Husband – M.T. Walker Age 61
Father – Sam Ragan – MS
Mother – Mary Montgomery – NC
Camp Ground Cemetery
2 Mi. N. E. of Chalybeate, Tippah Co. MS
Page 99

Walker, Mack Thomas
05-01-1880 – Tippah Co. MS
07-26-1941 – Chalybeate, MS
Age – 61 yrs.2 mos. 25 days
Wife - Mrs. Ollie Ragan Walker Died May 07, 1941
Daughter – Lee Ahlin Walker
Father – T.J. Walker – VA
Mother – Sarah Hughey – MS
Camp Ground Cemetery
Chalybeate, MS
Page 163

Wallace, Mrs. Mary Ethel Coln
10-12-1889 – McNairy Co. TN
04-13-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 51 yrs. 6 mos. 1 day
Husband – C.F. Wallace Age 48
Father – John A. Coln – TN
Mother – Miss Manuel – TN
Farmington Cemetery
5 Mi. E. of Corinth, MS
Page 79

Wamsley, Terry Floyd
02-07-1940 – MS
05-03-1941 – Rienzi, MS
Age – 1 yr. 2 mos. 26 days
Mother – Miss Wamsley – AL
Uncle – L.C. Wamsley
Other Name – James Sitton
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Page 95

Watkins, Brenda Joyce
02-05-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
04-11-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 1 mo. 27 days
Father – Robert Watkins – MS
Mother – Vada Wegmann– Alcorn Co. MS
Lone Oak Cemetery
5 Mi. S. W. of Kossuth, MS
Page 77

Watson, Mrs. Manola Kirk
01-23-1921 – McNairy Co. TN
03-11-1941 – Corinth, MS
Residence – Pocahontas, TN
Age – 21 yrs.1 mo. 16 days
Husband – John Watson Age 18
Father – Luna Kirk – TN
Mother – Maggie Kendrick – TN
Tennison Cemetery
7 Mi. N. of Pocahontas, McNairy Co. TN
Page 54

Watson, Mrs. Cammie Mills
06-25-1917 – Hardin Co. TN
09-21-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 24 yrs.2 mos. 27 days
Husband – Cleston P. Watson Age 27
Sister – Mrs. Roy Haney
Father – Homer Mills – Hardin Co. TN
Mother – Mary Gipson – Hardin Co. TN
Other Name – W.C. Watson
Little Flock Cemetery
4 Mi. S. of Burnsville, MS
Page 200

Weaver, Fisher Preston
05-20-1917 – Corinth, MS
07-04-1941 – Pascagoula, Jackson Co. MS
Age – 24 yrs.1 mo. 14 days
LT. U. S. Army
Wife – Annie Katherine Thrasher
Father – Fisher Preston Weaver, Sr. – Batesville, MS
Mother – Sara Esther Henry – Chattanooga, TN
Other Name – Brooks Walker
Henry Cemetery
Page 144

Wells, Autrey Lane
07-06-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
08-19-1941 – Alcorn Co. MS
Age 1 mo. 3 days
Father – J.W. Wells – MS
Mother – Willie Gurley – MS
Cumberland Presbyterian Shiloh Cemetery
Page 181

Wetsel, George Washington
02-22-1884 – Louisville, KY
03-10-1941 – Corinth, MS
Wife – Margaret Hazel Wetsel Age 41
Father – Valentine Wetsel – KY
Mother – Rosanna Ackers – KY
Forest Hill Cemetery
Birmingham, AL
Page 52

Whitaker, Mrs. Nancy Evaline Gray
03-26-1877 – Alcorn Co. MS
09-29-1941 – Burnsville, Tishomingo Co. MS
Age – 64 yrs.6 mos. 3 days
Husband – T.L. Whitaker – Age 68
Daughter – Mrs. Bal Foote
Father – W.E. Gray – GA
Mother – Rutha Tucker – MS
Other Name Listed – J. E. Whitaker
Shady Grove Church Cemetery
4 MI. N. W. of Burnsville, Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 210

White, Mrs. Amanda J. Shipman
11-25-1853 – Hardin Co. TN
04-28-1941 – Rienzi, Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 87 yrs. 5 mos. 3days
Husband – J.F. White – Dead 15 years
Son – Will R. White
Father – Jim Shipman – TN
Mother – Patsy Ross – TN
Juliette School Cemetery
Page 92

White, Mrs. Nettie
08-02-1866 – Tishomingo Co. MS
09-04-1941 – Glen, Alcorn Co. MS
Age – 75 yrs.1 mo. 2 days
Husband – J.F. White Died 1913
Son – J.O. White
Daughter – Mrs. James Searcy
Father – Harry G. Williams – NC
Mother – Martha Burcham – MS
Phillips Grave Yard
Near Glen, Alcorn Co. MS
Page 188

Whitlock, Clifford
10-16-1909 – Birmingham, AL
10-11-1941 - Log Cabin Inn
12 MI. E. of Corinth, MS
SSgt. U. S. Army
Age – 31 yrs.11 mos. 25 days
Wife – Geneva Luttrell Whitlock Age 31
Father – Charlie Whitlock – AL
Mother – Miss Docia Parsons – MS
Corinth National Cemetery
Page 216

Wiley, Frank
04-28-1899 – TN
04-12-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 41 yrs.11 mos. 16 days
Wife – Bertha W. Wiley Age 30
Father – George Wiley – TN
Mother – Lizzie Lewallen – TN
Alcorn Church Cemetery
6 Mi. W. of Rienzi, MS
Page 78

Williams, Dr. Fayette Claiborne
06-05-1871 – Nottoway Co. VA
06-27-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 70 yrs.22 days
Wife – Ella Walker Williams Age 63
Father- Fayette C. Williams – VA
Mother – Annie Harrison – NC
Henry Cemetery
Page 134

Willis, Minnie
03-27-1891 – Alcorn Co. MS
06-24-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 50 yrs.2 mos. 28 days
Cousin-In-Law – E.L. James
Other Name – Lonnie Barnes
Mother – Mollie Willis – MS
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Page 133

Wilson, Andy
About 2 yrs. old – Alcorn Co. MS
05-16-1941 – Corinth, MS
Father – Carl Wilson – TN
Mother – Letha Brewer – MS
Step-Brother – Dalton Richardson
Bethlehem Cemetery
16 Mi. W. of Corinth, MS
Page 104

Wood, Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth
05-02-1882 – MS
08-26-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 59 yrs.3 mos. 24 days
Husband – Wiley Wood Died 1928
Father- T.J. Davis – SC.
Mother – Mollie Fields – MS
Son – Earl Adams & Andrew Wood
Farley’s Chapel Cemetery
Page 184

Wood, Mrs. Rutealia Hicks
03-31-1902 – Hardin Co. TN
11-07-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 39 Yrs 7 mos. 7 days
Husband – A.B. Wood Age 43
Father – J.E. Hicks – TN
Mother – GA McDuffey – TN
Pleasant Hill Church Cemetery
8 Mi. N. of Burnsville, Tishomingo Co. MS
Page 230

Woodley, Infant Son
06-22-1941 – Corinth, MS
06-22-1941 – Corinth, MS
Stillborn
Father – J.E. Woodley – Tishomingo Co. MS
Mother – Pauline Turberville – TN
Mt. Gilead
2 Mi. E. of Burnsville, MS
Page 132

Wright, John Caldwell
04-07-1858 – Tippah Co. MS
04-08-1941 – Walnut, Tippah Co. MS
Age – 83 yrs.1 day
Wife – Sarah Wright Died 1935
Son – W.B. Wright
Father – George Wright – PA
Mother – Miss Craig – VA
New Salem Cemetery
3 Mi .l W. or Walnut, MS
Page 73

Wright, Mrs. Tildia Areta Dunn
05-03-1874 – Hardeman Co. TN
04-22-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 66 yrs.11 mos. 19 days
Husband – Charles W. Wright Died April 6, 1926
Sister – Mrs. John Mellon
Father- Tom Dunn – TN
Mother – Mary Ann Parch – TN
Essary Springs Cemetery
3 Mi. S. of Pocahontas, Hardeman Co. TN
Page 86

Wroten, Joseph Elijah
03-18-1882 – Prentiss Co. MS
01-19-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 58 yrs.10 mos. 1 day
Wife – Lottie Wroten
Son – Joseph Wroten
Brother- Rev. J.D. Wroten
Father – E.C. Wroten – MS
Mother – Miss Crabb – MS
Salem Church Cemetery
6 Mi. S. E. of Corinth, MS
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Yancey, Mrs. Janie Leak
05-10-1863 – Holly Springs MS.
11-08-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age – 78 yrs. 5 mos. 29 days
Husband – P.A. Yancey Died February 3, 1939
Daughters – Mrs. Cheves & Mrs. Green
Son – J.T. Yancey
Father- David Bass – NC
Mother – Harriett Mott
Rienzi Cemetery
Page 233

Yarbrough, John Rufus
About 74 Years Old – McNairy Co. TN
02-15-1941 – Corinth, MS
Wife – Bettie Yarbrough Died 1920
Friend – B.J. Ingram
Father- Mr. Yarbrough – TN
Wheeler Grove Cemetery
Page 39

Young, Acalee
12-17-1941 – McNairy Co. TN
12-21-1941 – Corinth, MS
Age 4 days
Premature Birth
Father – Momon Young - AL
Mother – Rubena Pollard – AL
St. Rest Cemetery McNairy Co. TN
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