Wayne County, Tennessee
Abstracts of
1920 Death Certificates

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1920

GRAHAM, Willie, 9 Nov., 1899 5 Jan., 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Jno. GRAHAM, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Mary Ann PIGG, born Perry Co., Tenn. Burial at Beech Grove Cemetery.

CARDNER, Martha A., died 9 Jan., 1920, age: 77 years, born Tenn. Father: Jissee H. CARDNER, born Tenn.; Mother: Alsie WILLIAMS, born Tenn. Burial at Fishtrap Cemetery.

HENSLEY, Edith, 31 Mar., 1919 13 Jan., 1920, Father: John HENSLEY, born Wayne Co., Tenn., Mother: Della MARTIN, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Brewer Graveyard.

LINBERRY, Willie Lee (female), 22 July, 1913 14 Jan., 1920, Father: Jnonie LINBERRY, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Lillie GRAHAM, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Beech Grove Cemetery.

FOWLER, Cora E., died 16 Jan., 1920, age: 22-11-28. Father: Mack L. FOWLER, born Tenn.; Mother: Margaret E. WHARTON, born Tenn. Burial at Oak Grove Cemetery.

DUREN, James E., died 18 Jan., 1920, age: 52 years, Father: Jonathan DUREN, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Elizabeth COLE, born Tenn. Burial at Cole Cemetery.

MARTIN, Bet, died 27 Jan., 1920, age 67 years, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Henry MARTIN; Mother: not given. Burial at Darby Cemetery.

BROWN, Frank, 16 June, 1831 29 Jan., 1920, place of birth and parents not given. Burial at Centenary.

NELSON, Infant, died 12 Jan., 1920, age: not given. Father: McBenny NELSON, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Ledirn?? _____, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at McGlamery Stand.

SMITH, Jane, 24 Jan., 1920 24 Jan., 1920. Father: John SMITH, born Tenn. Mother: Erma MOORE (MOSER?), born Tenn. Burial at Philadelphia.

GRIGGS, Infant, died 31 Jan., 1920, no age. Father: Frank GRIGGS, born Tenn., Mother: Mary J. DIXON, born Tenn., Burial at Cole Cemetery.

BROWN, Bettie, 12 Apr., 1849 Feb., 1920. Parents unknown. Burial at Centenary Cemetery.

GOODMAN, Infant, born Wayne Co., Tenn. died [1920], Father: Charles Allen GOODMAN, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Mary E. SIMMONS, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Place of burial not given.

HARBOUR, Oscar (col.) 26 Sep., 1900 2 Feb., 1920, born Tenn. Father: Chas. HARBOUR, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Viola POWELL, born McNairy Co., Tenn. Burial at Clifton Cemetery.

RISNER, Infant, 20 Dec., 1919 7 Feb., 1920. Father: Charlie RISNER, born Tenn.; Mother: Dora NELSON, born Tenn. Place of burial not given.

BRATCHER, Florence, 24 Jan., 1899 8 Feb., 1920, born Tenn. Father: John V. BREWER, born Tenn.; Mother: Sallie B. BROWN, born Tenn. Burial at McGlamery Stand.

GOBBELL, Infant, 19 Feb., 1920 27 Feb., 1920. Father: E. J. GOBBELL, born Tenn.; Mother: Pearle L. MOORE, born Tenn. Burial at Tolle Cemetery.

TOLLE, Marvin Odell, 26 Feb., 1920 28 Feb., 1920, born Tenn. Father: S. O. TOLLE, born Tenn.; Mother: Nettie B. McLAIN, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Tolle Cemetery (Allens creek)

REAVES, Alice, died 29 Feb., 1920, age: 14 years. Father: D. E. REAVES, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Ida DEVERS, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Evan Chapel, Clifton.

SKELTON, Infant, died 19 Feb., 1920, no age. Father: Grant SKELTON, born Tenn.; Mother: Martha S. BROWN, born Tenn. Burial at 48 Cemetery.

WEST, William J., 23 Jan., 1863 4 Mar., 1920, born Tenn. Father: Isham WEST; Mother: Martha MATHNEY. Burial at Jackson Cemetery.

STRAIT, Lydia, 10 Mar., 1897 10 Mar., 1920. Father: Samuel STRAIT, born Tenn.; Mother: Hanna DAVIS, born Tenn. Burial at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

JONES, Nellie Mae, 10 Oct., 1896 16 Mar 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Joe A. JONES, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Bettie HELTON, born Hardin Co., Tenn. Burial at Clifton Cemetery.

COPELAND, Ernestine, 14 July, 1918 25 Mar., 1920, born Tenn. Father: Wright COPELAND, born Tenn.; Mother: ______McLEAN. Burial at Green River.

SMITH, Avis Wilma, 31 Mar., 1918 30 Mar., 1920. Father: Frank SMITH, born Allens Creek, Tenn.; Mother: Rosa KILBURN, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Green River.

BROWN, Alice, died 30 Mar., 1920. no age or date or birth. Father: _____OWENS. Mother not given. Burial at Hutton Cemetery.

SMITH, Enis? A., 6 Oct., 1919 31 Mar., 1920. Father: Eunice SMITH, born Tenn. Mother: Ada HELTON, born Tenn. Burial at Green River Cemetery.

PRICE, Deliva, died 2 Apr., 1920, age: 57 years. Father: Samuel BUCKNER, born Geo.; Mother: Juley PAUKIE?, born Penn. Burial at Jeter Cemetery.

POWELL, Martha Jane, died 4 Apr., 1920, age 83 years, born Lauderdale Co., Ala. Parents not given. Burial at Powell graveyard.

CLAY, Frank, 9 Oct., 1905 8 Apr., 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Ben CLAY, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Lillie GRIFFITH?, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Mt. Hebron Cemetery.

RASPBERRY, Infant, b. & d. 17 Apr., 1920. Father: Tim RASPBERRY, born 48, Tenn.; Mother: Sallie LUNA, born Lovic, Tenn. Burial at 48 Creek, Tenn.

ANDERSON, Goldier, died 22 Apr., 1920, age: 12 years. Father: R. W. ANDERSON, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Mother: Baskey ANDERSON, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Mt. Oley??

HILL, Infant, b. & d. 24 Apr., 1920. Father: Robert HILL, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Myrtle HAYES, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Mt. Hope.

TURNBO, Oscar R., Jr., died 26 Apr., 1920, age: 1-6-0. Father: Oscar TURNBO, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Jondie HICKS, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Culp Cemetery.

BROWN, Elzie?, 10 July, 1847 30 Apr., 1920, born Ala. Father: ____ BROWN; Mother: Elizabeth DECUIT?? Place of burial not given.

BURTIS, Elizabeth, 6 Mar., 1836 1 May, 1920, born Lauderdale Co., Ala. Father: John McCorkle. Burial at Pinhill Cemetery.

DICUS, Will, died 8 May, 1920, age 66 years, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Will DICUS, born Tenn.; Mother: Meady DEVERS, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Dicus Graveyard.

BECKHAM, A. J., 25 Aug., 1918 25 May 1920. Father: Hartin BECKHAM, born Tenn.; Mother: Alice SHELTON, born Tenn. Burial at Davis Cemetery.

HENDRIX, _____?, 10 Mar., 1920 10 May, 1920. Father: Jim HENDRIX, born Tenn.; Mother: Nona EDWARDS, born Tenn. Burial at Sriser?? Cemetery.

MOORE, Infant, b. & d. 29 May, 1920. Father: John R. MOORE, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Lillie ISBELL, born Madison Co., Tenn. Burial at Moore Cemetery.

ATKINS, Vergie, died 4 June, 1920, age: about 50 years, born Lewis Co., Tenn. Father: Dave REEVES; Mother: Vergie REEVES. Burial at Forty-eight.

COOPER, Mary, 21 June, 1856 13 June, 1920, born Tenn. Father: Charley DULIN. Mother: not given. Burial at Balentine Cemetery.

BREWER, Pete, died 14 June, 1920, age 57 years, born Tenn. Father: Sanders BREWER, born Tenn.; Mother: not given. Place of burial not given.

DIXON, Dudley, b. & d. 19 June, 1920. Father: E. F. DIXON, born Tenn.; Mother: Ada HANBACK, born Tenn. Place of burial not given.

CASTEEL, Infant, b. & d. 30 June, 1920, Father: Jim CASTEEL, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Motaher: Frona WHITE, born Tenn. No place of burial.

BLACK, Infant, b. & d. 30 June, 1920. Father: Robert BLACK, born Tenn.; Mother: Lila ABRAMS, born Tenn. Burial at Collinwood, Tenn.

MORRIS, Hazel Waneta, 15 Sep., 1918 1 July, 1920. Father: Geo. MORRIS, born Lutts, Tenn.; Mother: May BERRY, born Cypress Inn, Tenn. Burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery.

BARNER, Jane (col.), died 2 July, 1920, age: 21 years. Parents not given. Burial at Clifton.

LAWSON, T. J., died 5 July, 1920, age 82 years, born Tenn. Parents not given. Burial at Lutts.

McGEE, Emlie Wade, 5 Aug., 1848 3 July, 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: John MORROW, born Tenn.; Mother: Elizabeth CYPERT, born Tenn. Burial at Bethlehem Cemetery.

HILL, Mattie, died 20 July, 1920, age 35 years, born Tenn. Parents not given. Burial at Lutts.

CASTELL, Infant, b. & d. 10 July, 1920. Father: J. C. CASTELL, born Tenn.; Mother: Fronie WHITE, born Tenn. Burial at McGlamery Stand.

BIFFLE, Mrs. Julia, 5 May, 1851 3 Aug., 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Jesse WALKER, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Ewinda? MONTAGUE, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Mt. Pisgah.

SEAMAN, Ewena (col.), 30 Mar., 1885 3 Aug., 1920. Father: Charie JOHNSON; Mother: Pattie MERRIDETH. Burial at Clifton.

BREWER, Wiley B., 21 Apr., 1850 8 Aug., 1920, born Tenn. Father: Henry BREWER, born Tenn.; Mother: Permelia RISNER, born Tenn. Burial at McGlamery.

WARREN, Cory Josephine, 28 July, 1889 27 Aug., 1920. Father: W. B. CULP, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Mary DENTON, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Culp Cemetery.

WHITTEN, J. M., died 27 Aug., 1920, age 62 years. Parents not given. Burial at Cloverdale, Ala.

McCRORY, C. H., died 28 Aug., 1920, age: 66 years, born Lawrence Co., Tenn. Father: Wade McCRORY, born Marshall Co., Tenn.; Mother: Martha COLLINS, born Marshall Co., Tenn. Burial at Bethlehem.

DIXON, child, 19 June, 1920 29 Aug., 1920. Father: E. F. DIXON, born Tenn.; Mother: Ada HANBACK, born Tenn. Burial not given.

WHITWORTH, Florence Hill, 12 Mar., 1876 30 Aug., 1920, born Tenn. Father: John WHITE, born Tenn.; Mother: not given. Burial at McGlamery.

RUSS, Infant, b. & d. 8 Aug., 1920. Father: Watt N. RUSS, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Cordie HOLLINSWORTH, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Clifton.

DARNELL, Infant, died 27 Aug., 1920. Father: Odie DARBELL, born Mt. Vernon, Ind.; Mother: Floretta ROBERTS, born Smithland, Ky. Burial at Clifton.

WARREN, Paralee, 29 Oct., 1881 1 Sep., 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: S. B. WARREN; Mother: Mollie TREDWELL, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Beech creek.

MOORE, Infant, 4 Aug., 1920 1 Sep., 1920. Father: Buford T. MOORE, born Tenn.; Mother: Mary LAY, born Tenn. Burial at Moore Cemetery.

BENNETT, Sivia, 31 July, 1920 15 Sep., 1920. Father: Elmer NELSON, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Bell BENNETT, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Bethlehem Cemetery.

MASON, Infant, b. & d. 2 Sep., 1920. Father: John MASON, born Tenn.; Mother: Jane DAVIS, born Tenn. Burial at McGlamery Cemetery.

DODD, child, 11 Feb., 1920 15 Sep., 1920, born Lauderdale Co., Ala. Bather: Ollie DODD, born Tenn.; Mother: Clurie MARTIN, born Tenn. Burial at Mt. Hope.

HOLT, Joseph, 19 Apr., 1840 15 Sep., 1920, born Cypress Inn, Tenn. Father: Benjamin HOLT, born N.C.; Mother: Sarah CURTIS, born Lutts, Tenn. Burial at Mt. Hope.

VICTORY, Maggie, 9 Nov., 1891 18 Sep., 1920, born Lutts, Tenn. Father: Buck MARTIN, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Maggie MARTIN, born Threet, Ala. Burial at Piney Grove.

JOHNSON, Angalisse (col.), 20 Mar., 1845 20 Sep., 1920. Father: John TERRY, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Mary SCOT, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Lizard Lake.

SKAGGS, James Lee, 22 Aug., 1920 26 Sep., 1920. Father: Jim SKAGGS, born Tenn.; Mother: Sallie HADDOCK, born Tenn. Burial at McGlamery.

TININ, Infant, b. & d. 30 Sep., 1920. Father: H. H. TININ, born Perry Co., Tenn.; Mother: Bessie BUTLER, born Perry Co., Tenn. Burial at Clifton.

WITHERSPOON, Azarirah (col.), 2 Dec 1906 1 Oct., 1920. Father: Thomas WITHERSPOON, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Alice DAVIS, born Decatur Co., Tenn. Burial at Lizard Lake.

McDONALD, Lora Samantha, 1 Mar., 1918 13 Oct., 1920. Father: William R. McDONALD, born Perry Co., Tenn; Mother: Cora CONWAY, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial in Perry Co., Tenn.

WITHERSPOON, Yiden, 15 Sep., 1920 15 Oct., 1920. Father: Thomas WITHERSPOON; Mother: Alice DAVIS, born Decatur Co., Tenn. Burial at Lizard Lake.

RICH, Sarah, 25 Aug., 1893 18 Aug., 1920. Father: J. R. SOUTHERLAND; Mother: not given. Burial at Piney Grove.

BUTLER, Ethel, 14 Aug., 1897 23 Oct., 1920. Parents not given. Burial at McGlamery.

MELTON, Melvin, 23 Oct., 1918 23 Oct., 1920. Father: Ernest MELTON, born Tenn.; Mother: Maude THOMPSON, born Tenn. Burial at Butler Cem.

BERRY, Robert, 1 Nov., 1890 23 Oct., 1920, born Cypress Inn, Tenn. Father: Jo BERRY; Mother: Nellie DULIN, born Cypress Inn, Tenn. Burial at Pleasant Point Cemetery.

TURNBO, Edward J., 21 July, 1917 27 Oct., 1920. Father: Jno. TURNBO, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Ada FLIPPO, born Wayne Co. Tenn. Burial at Culp Cemetery.

DAVESON (DAWSON?) Jim W., 31 July, 1841 4 Nov., 1920, born Ft. Gax, Wythe Co., W. Vir. Father: Samuel DAVESON (DAWSON?), born Wayne Co., W. Vir.; Mother: Dicy JARE, born Wayne Co., W. Vir. Burial at Clifton Cemetery.

PRATER, Robert Don, 6 July, 1919 20 Nov., 1920. Father: King PRATER, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Lillian PRINCE, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Evans Chapple.

GORDON, Huy, 30 Aug., 1919 11 Nov., 1920, Father: Floyd GORDON, born Waynesboro, Tenn.; Mother: Mollie WALKER, born Decatur Co., Tenn. Burial at Lone Chestnut Cemetery, Clifton.

EATON, Infant, 12 Nov., 1920 13 Nov., 1920. Father: Robert EATON, born Lutts, Tenn.; Mother: Dora STOVE, born Cypress Inn, Tenn. Burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery.

HAYES, Sarah, 22 Apr., 1872 15 Nov., 1920, born Cypress Inn, Tenn. Father: James SCOTT, born Tenn.; Mother: Elisa HOLT, born Cypress Inn, Tenn. Burial at Susy Moore Cemetery.

WITHERSPOON, Frankie (col.), died 17 Nov., 1920, age: 5-6-0. Father: J. M. WITHERSPOON. Mother: Jersy McFEE, born Hardin Co., Tenn. Burial at Lizard Lake.

DABBS, Knox, 30 Dec., 1883 18 Nov., 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: S. T. DABBS, born Tenn.; Mother: Josie DABBS, born Tenn. Burial at Durham Cemetery.

DARBY, Infant, b. & d. 9 Nov., 1920, born Lutts, Tenn. Father: William DARBY, born Cypress Inn, Tenn.; Mother: Bessie JOHNSON, born Lutts, Tenn. Burial at Second Creek Cemetery.

LILES, Leonard Andrew, 1 Nov., 1920 2 Dec., 1920. Father: Walter LILES, born Lauderdale Co., Ala.; Mother: Chapel WALLIS. Burial at Wade Cemetery.

NUNLEY, Dora, 9 Sep., 1865 4 Dec., 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Bob NUNLEY, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Mary CHURCHWELL, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Culp Cemetery.

DAVIDSON, Rosa, 20 Jan., 1868 12 Dec 1920, born Hardin Co., Tenn. Father: Steve DAVIDSON. Mother: Hannah STOCKARD, born Maury Co., Tenn. Burial at Tune Cemetery.

EDWARDS, Charlie Kendrick, 18 Oct., 1892 18 Dec., 1920, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Father: Joseph Lock EDWARDS, born Tenn.; Mother: Rachel LAFFERTY, born Tenn. Burial at Durham Cemetery.

HIFHER??, Arte (col.) 20 Dec., 1917 20 Dec., 1920. Father: Frank HYHES, born Wayne Co., Tenn.; Mother: Arcena YOUNG, born Wayne Co., Tenn. Burial at Tune Cemetery.

BYLER, S. E., Jan., 1858 21 Dec., 1920, born Ark. Father: William BYLER, born Tenn.; Mother: Charity WREN, born Tenn. Burial at Downing Cemetery.

MANLIND, Mary (col.), died 23 Dec., 1920, age 55 years. Parents not given. Burial at Lizard Lake.

EDWARDS, Infant, b. & d. 20 Dec., 1920. Father: Gill Reese EDWARDS, born Tenn.;Mother: Mattie WARREN, born Tenn. Burial at Collinwood.

End 1920


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