DeKalb Co., TN Obituaries in Warren Co. Newspapers
Submitted by Wanda Gant
J. B. Cantrell
of Dibrell born in Dekalb County he died of typhoid on
Tuesday at age 45. Burial Webb Cemetery. Brother in law H. B. Evans of
[25 August 1910, Warren County Times]
Mrs. Rachel Johnson
[colored] died last Sunday. She was the wife of
barber Andy Johnson. Born in Smithville she died 20th June 1911
[30th June 1911, Warren County Times]
Mrs. Caroline [Cally]
Smartt died at Alexandria on 2 May 1880 of
consumption. She was the wife of R. C. Smartt.
[Southern Standard, 15 May 1880]
who was killed by a train at Columbia the first of the
week, was buried in Dekalb County, TN.
[14 April 1905, Warren County Times newspaper]
the oldest man in Dekalb County, died at the county
asylum on Monday. He was born 1799.
[28 July 1905, Warren County Times]
Judge B. M. Webb
of Smithville died at Gainesboro a few days ago
[Warren County Times, 3 November 1911]
John R. West
died at Viola 7th June 1904. He was born Alexandria,
Dekalb County 27 October 1858 and married Julia E. Barry on 8
November 1877. He joined the Christian church 1876. His wife died 1892.
He married Miss Annie Etter on 4 June 1893.
[McMinnville New Era] There is more info about him.
Mrs. T. E. West
born 10 January 1831 died 26 February 1908 at
the home of her daughter Mrs. H. L. Foutch on Chancery Street. Burial
in Smithville. A member of the Christian Church. Children: L. E. West;
S. T. West; Mrs. H. L. Foutch; Mrs. T. M. Eaton; Miss Neely West.
W. H. West a
young man from Dekalb County was killed at Rock Island
last Tuesday while working on the railroad bridge there.
[Southern Standard in Warren County, TN, 9 December 1882]