Tipton County TN

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 of her son, Mr. Thomas Bolick. Mrs. Bolick was the widow of the late S. W. Bolick, who lived and died near Idaville. She was …

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Slave Narrative of Marie Sutton Clements, pt.2

Interviewer Miss Irene RobertsonPerson interviewed Maria Sutton Clements of De Valls Bluff, Ark.Age: Between 85 and 90 “Miss, I don’t know a whole heap bout Mr. Wimbeish. I don’t know no other name that what they all call him. Some I heard say it like Wimbush. He was a great big man, big in here …

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Slave Narrative of Maria S. Clemments – pt. 1

Interviewer: Miss Irene Robertson PersonPerson Interviewed: Maria Sutton ClemmentsLocation: DeValls Bluff, Ark.Age: Between 85 and 90 yearsOccupation: Cook I don’t know jes how old I is. Yes mum I show do member the war jes lack as if it was yesterday. I was born in Lincoln County, Georgia. My old mistress was named Frances Sutton. She was a real …

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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 Funeral Home. Service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 12 at Oak Grove Baptist Church. Burial will be in Covington Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Wortham …

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