|Birth: ||Jun. 11, 1892|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 1937|
Son of Martha Jane "Jennie" Cash-Watenbarger-Fort & Hiram Thomas Watenbarger.
Brother to Ruby & John Wattenbarger.
Paternal Grandson of John H Watenbarger & Martha Ann Brandon
Maternal Grandson of Martha Jane Blackwell-Cash-Mathews & William N Cash.
WILLIE WATTENBARGER born June 11, 1892 Ten Mile, Meigs Co, TN, died March 16, 1937 Dixie Hotel, Johnson City, TN.
WW I VET Tennessee PVT VOL 63 Engrs
Stabbed to death by a crazy woman and two others in the Dixie Hotel in Johnson City, TN. See News articles.
See Death Certificate. Cause of Death: Murder: Knife in Heart. Autopsy by Dr. McFaddin who was our trusted family doctor who EMPHASISED 2x "Murder" on the Death Certificate. As this was his recently deceased, best friend's, brother-in-law.
Fireman for RR Co (Clinchfield Railroad)
National Guard Sargent 3 yrs
Description: Widowed of wife Daisy, he had Blue eyes, brown hair, dark complex.
Hiram Thomas Watenbarger (1867 - 1893)
Martha Jane Cash Fort (1871 - 1939)
John Wattenbarger (1889 - 1927)*
William Wattenbarger (1892 - 1937)
Ruby Wattenbarger Bolton (1898 - 1967)*
Ida Mae Fort Ginn (1908 - 1964)**
Lewis Edward Fort (1911 - 1942)**
Mountain Home National Cemetery
Maintained by: J Knaepen
Originally Created by: Tim Wilkinson
Record added: May 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110139535