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Willis W. Wilson1

M, b. 6 May 1876, d. 21 September 1942
     Willis W. Wilson was born on 6 May 1876.1 He married Minnie Ida Meacham on 9 April 1898 at Lamar County, TX.1 Willis W. Wilson died on 21 September 1942 at Lamar County, TX, at age 66.1 He was buried at Friendship Cemetery, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Minnie Ida Meacham b. 22 Jan 1880, d. 3 Mar 1961
Child

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Minnie Ida Meacham1

F, b. 22 January 1880, d. 3 March 1961
     Minnie Ida Meacham was born on 22 January 1880.1 She married Willis W. Wilson on 9 April 1898 at Lamar County, TX.1 As of 9 April 1898,her married name was Minnie Ida Wilson (Meacham). Minnie Ida Meacham died on 3 March 1961 at Lamar County, TX, at age 81.1 She was buried at Friendship Cemetery, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Willis W. Wilson b. 6 May 1876, d. 21 Sep 1942
Child

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Chase Hampton Greer1,2

M, b. 19 April 1988, d. 7 April 2011
     Chase Hampton Greer was born on 19 April 1988 at Lamar County, TX.1,2 He died on 7 April 2011 at Needles, San Bernardino County, CA, at age 22.3 He was buried on 16 April 2011 at Shady Grove Cemetery, Shady Grove, Lamar County, TX. THE PARIS NEWS, Thursday, April 14, 2002:
Chase Hampton Greer, 22, of Laughlin, Nev., formerly of Pattonville, passed away Thursday, April 7, 2011, in Needles, Calif.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with the Rev. Ken Cannon and the Rev. Jody VanDeaver officiating. Burial is to follow in Shady Grove Cemetery. The family is to receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
He was born April 19, 1988, in Paris. He attended Paris High School and was an avid musician and song writer. He was a loving father and a very compassionate young man. He was loved by all who knew him. He lit up the world with his big smile and bright blue eyes. His zest for life was contagious. He had great charisma and could always "WOW" a crowd with a good story.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Allen Wilson Blount, and an uncle, Shane Greer.
Survivors include his wife, Jaclyn; two children, Evan and Madison; parents, Jennifer and Dustin Blount, of Pattonville, and brother Ross, and Jason Greer, also of Paris; grandparents, L. B. and Peggy Bryant, of Cooper, Jimmy and Betty Slayden, of Paris, and Truman and Nancy Fricks, of Paris; great-grandparents, Gene and Reba Stanley, of Corpus Christi; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and a great multitude of friends in Texas, California and Nevada.
Named as pallbearers are Matt Hanley, Clay Hanley, Chris Mead, Mathew Fairchild, Jacob Allison and Joel Cannon.
To leave a message or tribute for the family please visit www.brighthollandfuneralhome.com.3

Citations

  1. [S303] Interview, Kay Slaton, 1999.
  2. [S314] Texas Birth Records, www.familysearch.org.
  3. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Allen Wilson Blount1

M, b. 9 September 1997, d. 9 September 1997
     Allen Wilson Blount died on 9 September 1997 at Paris, Lamar County, TX.1 He was born on 9 September 1997 at Paris, Lamar County, TX.1 He was buried at Shady Grove Cemetery, Lamar County, TX.1

Citations

  1. [S303] Interview, Kay Slaton, 1999.

Patricia "Patty" Dodson1

F, b. circa 1955, d. 6 March 2003
     Patricia "Patty" Dodson was born circa 1955 at Chicago, Cook County, IL.1,2 As of circa 1980,her married name was Patricia "Patty" Blount (Dodson). She died on 6 March 2003 at Lamar County, TX. Bright-Holland Funeral Home.3

Citations

  1. [S21] Betsy Ann House, Personal knowledge.
  2. [S567] Paris News, 11 May 1951, 4, THE PARIS NEWS, 12 Jan 2000, "Patrica Blount Seeks Texas District 3 House Seat," p. 1.
  3. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Billy Lee Porter1

M, b. circa 1930, d. 1987
FatherWilliam Henry "Bill" Porter1 b. 25 Feb 1895, d. 25 Jun 1974
MotherRosa Lillie Watson1 b. 17 May 1901, d. 8 May 1962
     Billy Lee Porter was born circa 1930.1 He died in 1987.

Citations

  1. [S21] Betsy Ann House, Personal knowledge.

Frank Hudson1

M, b. circa 1858
     Frank Hudson was born circa 1858.1 He married Margaret Ann Porter, daughter of Robert M. Porter and Miriam Cursey, on 20 December 1877.1

Family

Margaret Ann Porter b. c 1858

Citations

  1. [S235] Marriages of Lauderdale County, AL unknown file number.

William Johnson Kennemer1

M, b. 22 February 1816, d. 6 December 1871
FatherAbraham Kennemer1 b. 1 Aug 1793, d. 1 May 1841
MotherMary Hoke1 b. 28 Jan 1792, d. 3 Aug 1864
     William Johnson Kennemer William was 5 feet tall, weight about 150 lbs., brown hair and blue eyes, strongly built. He had high regard for truth, honesty and honor, strickly law-abiding, taught his children those things necessary to produce a high type of citizenship, democrat.1 He was born on 22 February 1816 at Kennamer Cove, Marshall Co., AL.1 He married Elizabeth Jane Click on 23 December 1841 at Jackson County, AL.1 William Johnson Kennemer appeared on the census at Limestone Co., AL, on 1850. He appeared on the census at Limestone Co., AL, on 1870. He died on 6 December 1871 at Limestone Co., AL, at age 55. Death date may be 7 Dec 1871.1

Family

Elizabeth Jane Click b. 3 Oct 1820, d. 24 Aug 1879
Children

Citations

  1. [S223] Woody Anderson Kelley, Kennemer.

Elizabeth Jane Click1

F, b. 3 October 1820, d. 24 August 1879
     Elizabeth Jane Click Jane (brunette) was very active, full of life, a "great little mother."1 She was born on 3 October 1820 at Cobb's Mill, Madison Co., AL.1 She married William Johnson Kennemer, son of Abraham Kennemer and Mary Hoke, on 23 December 1841 at Jackson County, AL.1 As of 23 December 1841,her married name was Elizabeth Jane Kennemer (Click). Elizabeth Jane Click died on 24 August 1879 at Limestone Co., AL, at age 58. Posted in the Athens Post on 28 Aug 1879 - Mrs. Elizabeth Jane Kennemer, aged 59 years, died last Sunday.1

Family

William Johnson Kennemer b. 22 Feb 1816, d. 6 Dec 1871
Children

Citations

  1. [S223] Woody Anderson Kelley, Kennemer.

Joseph Henry Kennemer1

M, b. 25 December 1842, d. 8 October 1928
FatherWilliam Johnson Kennemer1 b. 22 Feb 1816, d. 6 Dec 1871
MotherElizabeth Jane Click1 b. 3 Oct 1820, d. 24 Aug 1879
     Joseph Henry Kennemer was born on 25 December 1842 at Cobb's Mill, Madison Co., AL.1 He married Isabella Eglantine Ray on 23 September 1868 at Madison Co., AL.2,1 Joseph Henry Kennemer died on 8 October 1928 at Lamar County, TX, at age 85.1 He was buried on 9 October 1928 at Antioch Cemetery, Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.3

Family

Isabella Eglantine Ray b. 25 Feb 1841, d. 9 Aug 1909
Children

Citations

  1. [S223] Woody Anderson Kelley, Kennemer.
  2. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/
  3. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/, From the records of Lamar #258 United Daughters of the Confederacy: Awarded Cross of Military Service on April 26, 1909. He served as 2nd Sgt., Co. G, 35th Regiment, Alabama Infantry Volunteers. *THE PARIS MORNING NEWS, Tuesday,
    October 9, 1928, p.1. "J. H. Kennemer, 85 years old, well known Lamar county resident, died at 11 o'clock Monday night at his home below Biardstown. The funeral will be held this afternoon, with interment at Antioch cemetery at Biardstown at 2:30. He is survived by two sons, J. W. and S. H. Kennemer, both of Biardstown." *Joseph Henry Kennemer received a Texas Confederate Pension #28736 for service in the Confederate Army. An abstract of the pension shows: applied 1 Jun 1914, approved 24 Jul 1914, lived at Bairdstown since 1881, age
    71, born in Limestone Co., AL. Served in Co. G, 35th Alabama Infantry from Mar 1862 to close of the war.

Isabella Eglantine Ray1,2

F, b. 25 February 1841, d. 9 August 1909
     Isabella Eglantine Ray was born on 25 February 1841 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 She married Joseph Henry Kennemer, son of William Johnson Kennemer and Elizabeth Jane Click, on 23 September 1868 at Madison Co., AL.1,2 As of 23 September 1868,her married name was Isabella Eglantine Kennemer (Ray). Isabella Eglantine Ray died on 9 August 1909 at Lamar County, TX, at age 68.1 She was buried at Antioch Cemetery, Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Joseph Henry Kennemer b. 25 Dec 1842, d. 8 Oct 1928
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/
  2. [S223] Woody Anderson Kelley, Kennemer.

John William Kennemer1

M, b. 23 September 1869, d. 30 November 1945
FatherJoseph Henry Kennemer1 b. 25 Dec 1842, d. 8 Oct 1928
MotherIsabella Eglantine Ray1 b. 25 Feb 1841, d. 9 Aug 1909
     John William Kennemer was born on 23 September 1869 at Madison Co., AL.1 He married Emma Wright Templeton on 4 February 1892 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 John William Kennemer died on 30 November 1945 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX, at age 76.1 He was buried at Antioch Cemetery, Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Emma Wright Templeton b. 9 Apr 1868, d. 9 Jul 1958
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Emma Wright Templeton1

F, b. 9 April 1868, d. 9 July 1958
     Emma Wright Templeton was born on 9 April 1868 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 She married John William Kennemer, son of Joseph Henry Kennemer and Isabella Eglantine Ray, on 4 February 1892 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 As of 4 February 1892,her married name was Emma Wright Kennemer (Templeton). Emma Wright Templeton died on 9 July 1958 at Lamar County, TX, at age 90.1 She was buried at Antioch Cemetery, Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

John William Kennemer b. 23 Sep 1869, d. 30 Nov 1945
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Alvis Henry Kennemer1

M, b. 21 November 1892, d. 22 October 1961
FatherJohn William Kennemer1 b. 23 Sep 1869, d. 30 Nov 1945
MotherEmma Wright Templeton1 b. 9 Apr 1868, d. 9 Jul 1958
     Alvis Henry Kennemer was born on 21 November 1892 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 He married Zora Mahon on 25 October 1914 at Lamar County, TX.1 Alvis Henry Kennemer died on 22 October 1961 at Paris, Lamar County, TX, at age 68.1 He was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, TX. His body was moved to Evergreen Cemetery from Meadowbrook Cemetery in August 1976.1

Family

Zora Mahon b. 14 Jun 1894, d. 17 Jun 1994
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Zora Mahon1

F, b. 14 June 1894, d. 17 June 1994
     Zora Mahon was born on 14 June 1894 at Paris, Lamar County, TX.1 She married Alvis Henry Kennemer, son of John William Kennemer and Emma Wright Templeton, on 25 October 1914 at Lamar County, TX.1 As of 25 October 1914,her married name was Zora Kennemer (Mahon). Zora Mahon died on 17 June 1994 at Longview, Gregg Co., TX, at age 100.1

Family

Alvis Henry Kennemer b. 21 Nov 1892, d. 22 Oct 1961
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Louis Clinton Kennemer1

M, b. 28 August 1915
FatherAlvis Henry Kennemer1 b. 21 Nov 1892, d. 22 Oct 1961
MotherZora Mahon1 b. 14 Jun 1894, d. 17 Jun 1994
     Louis Clinton Kennemer died at Dallas, Dallas Co., TX.1 He was born on 28 August 1915 at Lamar County, TX.1

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Alvis Wayne Kennemer1

M, b. 29 December 1917
FatherAlvis Henry Kennemer1 b. 21 Nov 1892, d. 22 Oct 1961
MotherZora Mahon1 b. 14 Jun 1894, d. 17 Jun 1994
     Alvis Wayne Kennemer died at Shreveport, LA.1 He was born on 29 December 1917 at Lamar County, TX.1

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Dorothy Elizabeth Kennemer1

F, b. 1 April 1920
FatherAlvis Henry Kennemer1 b. 21 Nov 1892, d. 22 Oct 1961
MotherZora Mahon1 b. 14 Jun 1894, d. 17 Jun 1994
     Dorothy Elizabeth Kennemer died at Houston, Harris Co., TX.1 She was born on 1 April 1920 at Lamar County, TX.1 As of circa 1940,her married name was Dorothy Elizabeth Webber (Kennemer).

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Floyd Carter Kennemer1

M, b. 1 February 1894, d. 22 February 1895
FatherJohn William Kennemer1 b. 23 Sep 1869, d. 30 Nov 1945
MotherEmma Wright Templeton1 b. 9 Apr 1868, d. 9 Jul 1958
     Floyd Carter Kennemer was born on 1 February 1894 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 He died on 22 February 1895 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX, at age 1.1 He was buried at Antioch Cemetery, Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Neal C. Kennemer1

M, b. 25 April 1896, d. 11 November 1983
FatherJohn William Kennemer1 b. 23 Sep 1869, d. 30 Nov 1945
MotherEmma Wright Templeton1 b. 9 Apr 1868, d. 9 Jul 1958
     Neal C. Kennemer was born on 25 April 1896 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 He married Minnie Lee Wells, daughter of Hiram Phillips Wells, on 5 November 1919 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 Neal C. Kennemer died on 11 November 1983 at Stonebrook Care Center, Lamar County, TX, at age 87.1 He was buried on 14 November 1983 at Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Minnie Lee Wells b. 28 Jul 1896, d. 29 Dec 1983
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/
  2. [S223] Woody Anderson Kelley, Kennemer.

Minnie Lee Wells1

F, b. 28 July 1896, d. 29 December 1983
FatherHiram Phillips Wells1 b. c 1875
     Minnie Lee Wells was born on 28 July 1896 at Center Grove, TX.1 She married Neal C. Kennemer, son of John William Kennemer and Emma Wright Templeton, on 5 November 1919 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 As of 5 November 1919,her married name was Minnie Lee Kennemer (Wells). Minnie Lee Wells died on 29 December 1983 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Paris, Lamar County, TX, at age 87.1 She was buried on 31 December 1983 at Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Neal C. Kennemer b. 25 Apr 1896, d. 11 Nov 1983
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/
  2. [S223] Woody Anderson Kelley, Kennemer.

Hiram Phillips Wells1

M, b. circa 1875
     Hiram Phillips Wells was born circa 1875.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

J. B. Spears1

M, b. 17 December 1918, d. 3 February 1991
     J. B. Spears was born on 17 December 1918.2 He died on 3 February 1991 at Hockley County, TX, at age 72.2 He was buried at Levelland Cemetery, Levelland, Hockley County, TX.2

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/
  2. [S475] The USGenWeb Project, online http://www.usgenweb.org/, http://ftp.rootsweb.ancestry.com/pub/usgenweb/tx/hockley/…

Benjamin Paschall McCain1

M, b. 18 August 1913, d. 1 February 1989
     Benjamin Paschall McCain was born on 18 August 1913.2,1 He died on 1 February 1989 at Levelland, Hockley County, OK, at age 75.1 He was buried at Levelland Cemetery, Levelland, Hockley County, OK.1

Citations

  1. [S475] The USGenWeb Project, online http://www.usgenweb.org/, http://ftp.rootsweb.ancestry.com/pub/usgenweb/tx/hockley/…
  2. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Mary Lou Kennemer1

F, b. 14 July 1927
FatherNeal C. Kennemer1 b. 25 Apr 1896, d. 11 Nov 1983
MotherMinnie Lee Wells1 b. 28 Jul 1896, d. 29 Dec 1983
     Mary Lou Kennemer died at Houston, Harris Co., TX.1 She was born on 14 July 1927 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 As of circa 1947,her married name was Mary Lou Hitt (Kennemer).

Citations

  1. [S223] Woody Anderson Kelley, Kennemer.

Roland Neal Kennemer1

M, b. 5 November 1930, d. 1 June 1997
FatherNeal C. Kennemer1 b. 25 Apr 1896, d. 11 Nov 1983
MotherMinnie Lee Wells1 b. 28 Jul 1896, d. 29 Dec 1983
     Roland Neal Kennemer was born on 5 November 1930 at Taylortown, Lamar County, TX.1 He died on 1 June 1997 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Paris, Lamar County, TX, at age 66.1 He was buried on 3 June 1997 at Meadowbrook Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, TX.1

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Juanita K. Kennemer1

F, b. 25 April 1896, d. 1 June 1976
FatherJohn William Kennemer1 b. 23 Sep 1869, d. 30 Nov 1945
MotherEmma Wright Templeton1 b. 9 Apr 1868, d. 9 Jul 1958
     Juanita K. Kennemer was born on 25 April 1896 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 She married Gaither Artis Howard on 19 February 1919 at Glory, Lamar County, TX.1 As of 19 February 1919,her married name was Juanita K. Howard (Kennemer). Juanita K. Kennemer died on 1 June 1976 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Paris, Lamar County, TX, at age 80.1 She was buried on 2 June 1976 at Rockford Cemetery, Rockford, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Gaither Artis Howard b. 12 Dec 1892, d. 4 Jun 1979
Child

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Gaither Artis Howard1

M, b. 12 December 1892, d. 4 June 1979
     Gaither Artis Howard was born on 12 December 1892.1 He married Juanita K. Kennemer, daughter of John William Kennemer and Emma Wright Templeton, on 19 February 1919 at Glory, Lamar County, TX.1 Gaither Artis Howard died on 4 June 1979 at Lamar County, TX, at age 86.1 He was buried at Rockford Cemetery, Rockford, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Juanita K. Kennemer b. 25 Apr 1896, d. 1 Jun 1976
Child

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Melba Avon Howard1

F, b. 22 February 1924, d. 11 July 1939
FatherGaither Artis Howard1 b. 12 Dec 1892, d. 4 Jun 1979
MotherJuanita K. Kennemer1 b. 25 Apr 1896, d. 1 Jun 1976
     Melba Avon Howard was born on 22 February 1924.1 She died on 11 July 1939 at Lamar County, TX, at age 15.1 She was buried at Rockford Cemetery, Rockford, Lamar County, TX.1

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/

Robert Grady Kennemer1

M, b. 16 December 1897, d. 7 October 1982
FatherJohn William Kennemer1 b. 23 Sep 1869, d. 30 Nov 1945
MotherEmma Wright Templeton1 b. 9 Apr 1868, d. 9 Jul 1958
     Robert Grady Kennemer was born on 16 December 1897 at Biardstown, Lamar County, TX.1 He married Beatrice Rodgers on 15 June 1929 at Paris, Lamar County, TX.1 Robert Grady Kennemer died on 7 October 1982 at drowned after suffering heart attack, Paris, Lamar County, TX, at age 84.1 He was buried on 9 October 1982 at Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, TX.1

Family

Beatrice Rodgers b. 1 Apr 1907, d. 26 Apr 2000
Child

Citations

  1. [S153] The Death and Cemetery Records of Lamar County, TX, online http://www.lamarcountytx.org/cemetery/