Deaths

BOLICK, Dora

Death of Mrs. Bolick Relatives at Idaville received last Thursday forenoon a telegram from Wilmar, Ark., that Mrs. Dora Bolick had died that morning at 7:45 o’clock at the home…

RALPH, W. G.

DEATH OF W. G. RALPH Mr. Walter G. Ralph died of tuberculosis at the home of his mother, Mrs. Annie Lockert, two miles west of the city at 10:30 o’clock…

HANNA, Abner J.

ABNER J. HANNA PASSES AWAY Mr. Abner J. Hanna, aged 87 years, an ex-Confederate soldier, died last Thursday at 6 p.m. at the home of his son, Mr. W. H….

KINNEY, Jim B.

DEATH OF WELL-KNOWN TRAVELING SALESMAN Jim B. Kinney of this city died on last Saturday afternoon at 5:30 o’clock in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where he had recently gone in search…

WILLIAMS, Della

Girl Burned to Death Miss Della Williams of Covington Dies Horrible Death Covington – Consumed by fire when her clothing was ignited by lighting was the fate of Miss Della…

SHERRILL, Caroline

Mrs. Caroline Sherrill died a few days since at Covington, aged 82. Mrs. Sherrill was the last of eighty colonists who came from Iredell County, N.C., in 1834, and as…

EATON, Daughter of Abe

While burning sedge grass a little negro girl, daughter of Abe Eaton, was burned on the farm of Ronee Payne, near Covington. Death resulted. (Herald and Tribune, Jonesboro and Johnson…

MONTGOMERY, S. A.

Deserved Tribute to S. A. Montgomery The New Orleans Times-Picayune of December 13 has the following concerning Mr. S. A. Montgomery, formerly of Covington, whose death occurred in that city…

WORTHAM, Mildred Owen

Covington – MILDRED OWEN WORTHAM, 90, retired Tipton County School Teacher, died February 9, 2009 at St. Francis Hospital-Bartlett. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, February 11 at Maley-Yarbrough…

FLYNN, Helen Marie

Father Kills Baby in Nightmare About Mad Dog Attacking Her Evening Star (Washington, D.C.) July 20, 1940 Munford, Tenn., July 20 – A bereaved father told yesterday of a nightmare…

Koonce, Sam

Sam L. Koonce, 56, retired truck driver for Morris Lumber Co. in Fayette County, died Thursday at his home. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home…

Knoll, Mary Sue Kelley

Aug. 27, 1906 – June 17, 1996 – Mary Sue Kelley Knoll of Baltimore, MD., died in her residence following a lengthy illness. Services were Wednesday morning in the Ambrose…

KNIGHT, N.

Mr. N. Knight, of the Tipton neighborhood, a son of Mr. John Knight, aged about 38 years, died of measles at his home on Wednesday night of last week, after…

KNIGHT, MONROE

Mr. Monroe Knight, aged about 50 years, died at his home in the Holly Grove neighborhood, at 8 o’clock Thursday morning after an illness of five months, and will be…

KNIGHT, JAMES

Mr. James Knight, of the 6th district, died Saturday night, after an acute illness affecting the kidneys. He was about 45 years of age and a well known citizen. He…

KITCHEN, LEVI M.

Mr. Levi M. Kitchen died at his home near Bride at 7 o’clock Sunday morning of dropsy. He had been in poor health for quite a while, but was taken…

KIRBY, FLORENCE

Florence Kirby, little daughter of Mr. A. P. Kirby, died at his home two and a half miles southwest of this place Saturday afternoon at 1 o’clock, of scarlet fever,…

KINNEY, THOMAS

Kinney, a former citizen of Atoka, died at his home at Henning at 4 o’clock Tuesday morning of consumption. Mr. Kinney was a native of Obion county and was about…

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