Wayne County, Tennessee
Abstracts of
1921 Death Certificates

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The following material has been extracted from microfilm copies of death certificates previously on file at the State Department of Public Health, Vital Records Office. These records were transferred to the Tennessee State Archives and Library where they were microfilmed with copies of the film being placed in each county as part of Tennessee Homecoming ’86.

Only that information relating to name, dates and places of birth and death, names of parents, their place of birth and the place of burial have been extracted.

All extraction for this section was done by Mrs. Eugene (Nellie Jones) Berry. Input by Mrs. Linda Ledlow.

 

1921

RILEY, Ralph, died 1 Jan., 1921, age: 8 years, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Elvis RILEY, born Wayne Co., TN; Mother: Dora HOLT, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Riley Cemetery.

JOHNSON, Infant, b. & d. 1 Jan., 1921, born Cypress Inn, TN. Father: Bedford JOHNSON, born Lutts, TN; Mother: Lillie DARBY, born Cypress Inn, TN. Burial at Darby Cemetery.

WISDOM, John, 29 Mar., 18598 Jan., 1921, born TN. Father: Burt WISDOM, born TN. Mother: Eliza WISDOM, born TN. Burial at Forty-eight Cemetery.

YOUNG, Dewe, 19 June, 19208 Jan., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Charles Marion YOUNG, born Wayne Co., TN; Mother: Kate SKELTON?, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Philadelphia.

GOBBELL, Mrs. Frances, 20 Nov., 184915 Jan., 1921, born Lawrence Co., TN. Father: _____ PENNINGTON; Mother: Miss WILFORD. No place of burial.

CULP, Palmer, 3 Oct., 191218 Jan., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Elvis CULP, born Wayne Co., TN; Mother: Otta STEELE, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Culp Cemetery.

MORGAN, Jno. Tom??, 4 Oct., 184224 Jan., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Thos. MORGAN; Mother: Elizabeth QUEEN. Burial at Friendship Cemetery.

MARSHELL, Easter, 5 Feb., 187529 Jan., 1921, born Hardin Co., TN. Father: Wm. SHUTT. Mother: Martha OPAL, born NC. Burial at GOWNE? Cemetery, Clifton, TN.???

HOLLIS, Sarah R., died 19 Jan., 1921. Age: 85 years, born TN. Father: John DIXON, born NC; Mother: Elizabeth BOYD, born TN. Place of burial not given.

GOBBLE, Mary Frances, 20 Nov., 18494 Feb., 1921, born Lawrence Co., TN. Father: _____ PENNINGTON. Mother: Angeline WILFORD. Burial at Walnut Grove Cemetery. [Compare to first entry this page. Is this a duplicate certificate with different death dates?]

HUGHES, Lillie, 11 Mar., 18995 Feb., 1921. Father: R. F. BIVENS, born TN. Mother: Belle CATES, born TN. Burial at Loretto, TN.

JOHNS, Andrew J., 16 Dec., 18406 Feb., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Enoch JOHNS, born TN; Mother: Millie O. GUIN, born TN. Burial in Lawrence Co., TN.

SINER, John (col.), 24 Dec., 18896 Feb., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Henry SINER, born Wayne Co., TN; Mother: Deller JOHNSON, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Evans Chapel Cemetery.

BAKER, Wesley Howard, 14 Feb., 192115 Feb., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Joe BAKER, born Wayne Co., TN; Mother: Rosa HOWARD, born Hardin Co., TN. Burial at Baker Cemetery.

MOORE, Nancy M., 18 Oct., 184716 Feb., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: James D. COPELAND, Sr., born AL; Mother: Melinda HELTON, born TN. Burial at Mt. Hope.

ADAMS, Mattie, died 29 Feb., 1921, age: 29 years. Father: Stanford CLAYTON, born TN. Mother: Sarah CLAYTON. No place of burial.

STOKES, Infant, 28 Feb., 19211 Mar., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Jno. E. STOKES, born TN; Mother: Nellie HILL, born AL. Burial in St. Joseph, TN.

HADDOCK, Golden, 16 July, 19128 Mar., 1921, born TN. Father: Sherman HADDOCK, born TN; Mother: Leathy BREWER, born TN. Burial at McGlamery.

REAGAS, Thomas Clevis, 6 Mar. 192114 Mar., 1921, born AL. Father: John Emery REAGAS, born AL. Mother: Clau Clara PUGH, born TN. Burial at _____ (Iron City, TN).

HADDOCK, Colman, 20 Jan., 190818 Mar., 1921, born TN. Father: Sherman HADDOCK, born TN. Mother: Leathy BREWER, born TN. Burial at McGlamery.

ROSSER, Emma Rola, 20 Jan., 192119 Mar., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: J. T. ROSSER, born TN. Mother: Daisy CARTER, born TN. Burial at McGlamery.

HOLLINSWORTH, Joseph Allen, 4 Dec., 184320 Mar., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Isaac HOLLINSWORTH, born Wilson Co., TN; Mother: Alla Witta HOUSTON, born Wilson Co., TN. Burial at Grimes Cemetery.

BIRD, Carl Leland, died 27 Mar., 1921, age: 1 year. Born TN. Father: Walter BIRD, born TN; Mother: Delsie GOBBELL, born TN. No burial given.

DUGGER, Hessie, 6 Sep., 190311 Apr., 1921, born Lewis Co., TN. Father: Charlie MELTON, born TN; Mother: Cynthia CEBRA, born E.TN. Burial at Trace Creek.

RICKETTS, Dr. James Alford, 21 Oct., 185120 Apr., 1921, born Clifton. Father: Sam S. RICKETTS, born TN; Mother: Mary WALKER, born TN. Burial at Clifton Cemetery.

GRIFFIN, Betty, died 21 Apr., 1921, age: 59 years, born TN. Father: Soloman NANCE, born TN; Mother: Betty DUPRE, born TN. No place of burial given.

VIKERY, Infant, born & died 23 Apr., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: William VIKERY, born Florence, AL; Mother: _____ POLLARD, born TN. Burial at Darby Cemetery.

McCONNEL, Sarah A., 1 Apr., 18746 May, 1921, born Quebeck. Father: Patrick WELCH, born Maryland; Mother: _____ DUNCAN, born Quebeck. Burial at Bayles? City, MI.

BLALOCK, Jane P. 26 May, 18486 May, 1921, born SC. Father: David FULMER, born SC; Mother: Omie WISINGER, born SC. Burial at Darby Cemetery.

RASPBERRY, Infant. 6 May, 19217 May, 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Linn RASBERRY, born Wayne Co., TN; Mother: Sallie LUNA, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at 48 Cemetery.

BALENTINE, J. David, 19 July, 185016 May, 1921, Born TN. Father: Richard BALENTINE, born TN; Mother: Polly Ann COOPER, born TN. Burial at Balentine Cemetery.

HAGGERTY, Sarah Caroline, 27 Feb., 184619 May, 1921, born GA. Father: Andrew WILSON, born NC; Mother: Rebecca BELSON. No place of burial.

URSEY, Myrtle, 4 Nov., 19101 Jun, 1921, born TN. Father: Burt STOWE, born TN; Mother: Effie S. KILLEN. Burial at Durham Cemetery.

MATHIS, Infant, b. & d., 2 Jun., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Will MATHIS, born Lewis Co., TN; Mother: Addie POAG, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Whitehead Cemetery.

MARTIN, Maggie Belle, 28 Sep., 18984 Jun, 1921, born AR. Father: Jno. BREWER, born TN; Mother: Banie GIBSON, born AR. Burial at Butlers Creek.

PEACOCK, Margery Elura, 22 Feb., 19196 Jun., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: James Grady PEACOCK. born Wayne Co., TN. Mother: Jullie Hester DEVERS, born Wayne Co., TN. No place of burial.

GALLIEN, Infant. Died 21 May, 1921. Father: J. W. GALLIEN, born Wayne Co., TN. Mother: Lillian SINCLAIR, born Wayne Co., TN. No place of burial.

GRIMES, Emmerline (col.), died 9 June, 1921, age: 34 years, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Hick WILLLIAMS, born Wayne Co., TN. Mother: Ann DILLOHA, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Clifton Cemetery.

JOHNS, Curtis, 15 Nov., 19069 June, 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: John JOHNS, born TN. Mother: Mary JOHNS, born TN. Burial at 48 Cemetery.

BIRD, Geo. Died 11 June, 1921, age: 57 years. Born TN. Father: Tom BIRD, born TN. Mother not given. Burial at Fish Trap Cemetery.

CYPERT, Mrs. Sallie, died 15 June, 1921, age: 61 years, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Jim? WILBANKS; Mother: _____ DOWDY, born GA. Burial at Gowers Cemetery.

HERINGTON, Frank (col.), died 23 June, 1921, age: 49 years, preacher. Burial at Lizard Lake.

WHATEAKER, Dorothy, 17 June, 192126 June, 1921, born TN. Father: Will WHATEAKER, born TN. Mother: Ethel MONTAGUE, born TN. Burial at Chiger Ridge.

URSERY, Infant, b. & d. 1 July, 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Howard URSERY, born TN; Mother: Myrtle STOWE, born TN. Burial at Durham Cem.

HERION?, Francis (col.), died 3 July, 1921, age: 75 years, born TN. Father: John HERION? Born TN. Mother: Edith HERION? Born TN. Burial at Lizard Lake.

KELLY, Baby, died 5 July, 1921, no age, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Sam KELLY, born TN; Mother: Lora Belle KELLEY, born TN. Burial at 48.

SCOTT, Sarah Jane, 20 June, 18379 July, 1921, born TN. Father: Henry PIGG, born TN; Mother: Lizie HAYS, born TN. Burial at McGlamery.

WHITEHEAD, Gladys, 23 Mar., 192012 July, 1921, born TN. Father: Tom WHITEHEAD. Mother: Lillie ADKINS, born TN. Burial at 48 Cemetery.

GRAVES, Elizabeth, 28 Nov., 187821 July, 1921, born TN. Father: Ulysis CHURCHWELL, born TN; Mother: Frances ROCHELL, born TN. Burial at Churchwell Cemetery.

HAYES, Hiram, 20 Dec., 185223 July, 1921, born Cypress Inn, TN. Father: John HAYES, born TN; Mother: Elvira HOLT, born TN. Burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery.

DIXON, Jonathan M., 9 Feb., 184327 July, 1921, born TN. Father: John DIXON, born NC; Mother: Elizabeth BOYD, born TN. Burial at Shiloh Cemetery.

HOLLIS, Thomas A., died 17 July, 1921, age: 61 years, born TN. Father: Billie HOLLIS, born TN; Mother: Jane BREWER, born TN. Place of burial not given.

ADAMS, Mrs. Martha, died 5 Aug., 1921, age: 65 years, born AL. Parents not given. Burial at Moore Cemetery.

STUTTS, Mary Nell, 5 June, 19219 Aug., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Geo. STUTTS; Mother: Ella BECKHAM, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Waynesboro cemetery.

CANNON, Josie, 29 July, 188711 Aug., 1921, born TN. Father: Geo. BUNDRANT; Mother: Susie MOSIER, born TN. Burial at Davis Cemetery.

McNALEY, Miss Blanch, 6 Sep., 190114 Aug., 1921, born TN. Father: Thomas McNALEY, born TN; Mother: Mary BARNETT, born TN. Burial in Broken Arrow, OK.

LONG, Clara, 6 Mar., 191418 Aug., 1921, born TN. Father: Henry LONG, born TN; Mother: Meda HARDIN, born TN. Burial at Long Cemetery.

SKELTON, Dorthy Ann, 3 July, 192121 Aug., 1921, born TN. Father: Bob Taylor SKELTON, born TN; Mother: Flossy Clay, born TN. Burial at Skelton Cemetery.

LEE, Miss Polly, died 22 Aug., 1921, age: 71 years, born TN. Father: Wash LEE, born TN; Mother: _____ BREWER, born TN. No place of burial.

ROBERSON, Infant, b. & d., 5 Aug., 1921, born TN. Father: Henry ROBERSON, born TN. Mother: M. V. LINVILLE, born TN. Burial at Pleasant Spring.

BECKHAM, Martha, 25 Oct., 18965 Sep., 1921, born Hardin Co., TN. Father: Bryer MARSHALL, born Hardin Co., TN; Mother: Ester WHITE, born Hardin Co., TN; Burial at Gower Cemetery.

KEETON, Infant, 7 Sep., 19218 Sep., 1921, born TN. Father: Geo Keeton, born TN; Mother: Annie HARRIS, born MS. Burial at McGlamery.

WALKER, Hershel, 27 Feb., 18978 Oct., 1921, born TN. Fahter: Walter WALKER, born TN; Mother: Nancy HOWARD, born TN. Burial at 48 Creek.

WILSON, Carrie Lee, died 12 Oct., 1920??, age: 9 years, born Wayne Co., TN., Father: Henry WILSON, born Wayne Co., TN., Mother: Annie STOWES, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Graves Cem.

TRIMMER, Evelyn, died 19 Oct., 1921, age: 55 years, born TN. Father: William F. TRIMMER, born TN; Mother: Adeline MELTON, born TN. No place of burial given.

WHITBY, William C., 12 July, 188721 Oct., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Thomas J. WHITBY, born Bedford Co., TN; Mother: Charlotte Floyd, born Lawrence Col, TN. Burial at Shields Cemetery.

STARNS, B. G., 6 Sep., 186727 Oct., 1921, born Perry Co., TN. Father: Buck STARNS, born at Hickman Co., TN; Mother: Becky SEWELL, born Perry Co., TN. Burial at Little Beech Creek.

KUTCH, Mrs. John, 8 Jan., 185029 Oct., 1921, born TN. Father: Lott RASBERRY, born TN. Mother: Beckie RASBERRY, born TN. Burial at 48.

RASBERRY, Infant, 3 Nov., 19214 Nov., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Van RASBERRY, born TN. Mother: Florence BROWN, born TN. Burial at 48.

BURLAND, Mary Jane (col.), died 7 Nov., 1921, age: 63 years. Father: Dan LAURY; Mother: Julia _____? Burial at Jeter Cemetery.

HARRIS, Alvia Clyde, 15 Oct., 19168 Nov., 1921, born TN. Father: Cal HARRIS, born TN; Mother: Rosa VISOR, born TN. Burial at Zion Cemetery.

PRATER, Malinda, died 12 Jan., 184018 Nov., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Tom SANLERS?: Mother no given. Burial at Warrington Cem.

SMITH, Will (col.), died 12 Nov., 1921, age: 27 years, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Dick SMITH; Mother: Sarah MONTAGUE, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Clifton Cemetery.

BATTLES, William H., 21 Jan., 184018 Nov., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Dick SMITH; Mother: Patsy TUCKER. Burial at Holt Cemetery Clifton.

GRIMES, Claude Wilson, 17 July, 192126 Nov., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Claude W. GRIMES, born Wayne Co., TN. Mother: Gladys M. CREWS, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Tolle Cemetery.

HALFORD, Emie, 17 June, 186030 Nov., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Jim RUSE (ROSE?), born Wayne Co., TN. Mother: Emie SNOWDEN, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Warrington Cemetery.

JOHNSON, Infant, b. & d. 2 Dec., 1921, born TN. Father: Bedford JOHNSON, born Lutts, TN. Mother: Lillie DARBY, born Cypress Inn, TN. Burial at Darby Cemetery.

PICKETTS, Mrs. Roda, 17 Oct., 185721 Dec., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Jim DICUS; Mother: Nannie RAY, born Wayne Co., TN. Burial at Tucker Cemetery.

CANNON, Infant, still born, 11 Aug., 1921, born TN. Father: Ed CANNON, born TN; Mother: Josie BUNDRANT, born TN. No place of burial.

COLE, Infant, still born, 11 Aug., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Talmadge COLE, born Wayne Co., TN.; Mother: Ester E. LONG, born Wayne Co., TN. No place of burial given.

CARTER, Infant, stillborn, 26 Aug., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Henry C. CARTER, born Wayne Co., TN.; Mother Willis NUTT. Burial at Walnut Grove.

TURNBO, Safronie B., b. & d. 26 Oct., 1921, born Wayne Co., TN. Father: Mancey TURNBO, born Hohenwald, TN; Mother: Lorie RODEN, born Hohenwald, TN. Burial at Jean? Cemetery.

WOODARD, Infant, b. & d., 24 Nov., 1921, born TN. Father: Jim Pres. WOODARD, born Wayne Co., TN. Mother: Minnie BARNET, born TN. No place of burial given.

End 1921


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