Rachel Frances “Fannie” Roper Wyatt
(Nov 1851 – 3 Nov 1903)

Paducah Sun, Paducah, KY,  Nov. 4, 1903

Death from Pneumonia--Mrs. Fannie Wyatt, wife of Mr. W.P. Wyatt, died last night at Tenth and Jones Street of pneumonia.  She was 53 years of age.  Her husband and seven children survive her.  Burial will take place at Oak Grove.

(Note:  Rachel Frances Roper was the daughter of Elizabeth Melissa Atkins and Marcus Lindsey Roper.  She married William James “Pinkney” Wyatt.  She was the great granddaughter of Rev War soldier Lewis Atkins through her maternal grandfather George B. Atkins and her paternal grandmother Rachel Atkins Roper.)

Submitted by  Kyle, Melanie and David Atkins  on behalf of Louise Wyatt-  Thank you!


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