Will of M. E. Mabee
[Will Book 1, page 145 (transcribed by David Johnson)]

I M. E. Mabee, do make and publish, this as my last will and testimony hereby revoking and making void any others by me at any time made. First; I direct that all my funeral expenses and all my debts be paid as soon after my death as possible out of any moneys that I may die possesed [sic] of or may first come into the hands of my executor. Second: I give and bequeath to Ollie C. Mabee my home place in Mont eagle, Marion Co. Tenn. bounded on the North by Front St. South by Church St. East by Spring St. West by W J Thompson together with all its belongings consisting of household and kitchen furniture such as stove and vessels, dishes, silverware beds & fixtures, bureaus, tables, chairs, stands, wardrobe, hatrack and looking-glasses & pictures: Lastly: I do hereby nominate and appoint Ollie C. Mabee my executor In witness whereof I do to this my will set my hand this the 9th day of October 1902

M. E. Mabee

Signed and subscribed and published in our presence and we have subscribed our names as hereto in the presence of the testator. this the 9th day of October 1902

J C Martin
D H Bryan

I, D. H. Bryan a practicing physician in the county of Grundy and State of Tennessee do hereby certify that Mrs. M. E. Mabee who executed the will hereunto attached was of sound mind and memory at the time of the execution of said instrument.

Witness my hand this October 9th 1902

D. H. Bryan M.D.

State of Tennessee
Marion County

Personally appeared before me E. Gramicher a Notary Public in and for said County and State the within named Mrs. M. E. Mabee with whom I am personally acquainted and who acknowledged that she executed the foregoing will for the purposes therein expressed.

Witness my hand at Mont Eagle, Tenn.
this the 9th day of October 1902
E. Gracincher [sic]
Not Public