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Adelle Gregg McMinn
Birth: Oct. 27, 1898, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1973
Mississippi, USA

My Granny was a sweet and loving lady who was well-loved by her family. She was married to my granddaddy, Drewery Tandy McMinn and they were deeply in love and married for 50+ years. She was the mother of four boys, R.P. "Peck," Kenneth, Ray, and Gregg.

She worked hard for her family and was a fantastic cook. Nobody could make chicken'n'dumplings like she could. After a feast at her table, she'd simply put a tablecloth over everything, because she knew people would be back to nibble. We couldn't stay away.

My fondest memory of her was when I had a book of riddles, and she got such a kick out of me reading them to her. She had to have some entertainment, because she thought TV was pretty evil and wouldn't have one in her house. Even the radio was only tuned to gospel stations. I wonder what she would say about what's considered "entertainment" today? She was a sweet Christian lady and is missed by her ten grandchildren.

When I was nine, she gave my sister a kitten, and seeing that I was quite jealous, tied a chicken's feet together and brought it into the house for me to play with. Not quite the same, but I guess it was a nice thought! When you're in the country with limited resources, you have to improvise sometimes!

THANK YOU FaithHopeLoveKGB FOR YOUR GENEROUS SPONSORSHIP OF GRANNY'S MEMORIAL. GOD BLESS YOU FOR YOUR KINDNESS!!
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 Parents:
  Thomas Rafford Gregg (1869 - 1929)
  Mary Catherine Phelps Gregg (1869 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Drewery Tandy McMinn (1894 - 1988)*
 
 Children:
  Rayford Paul McMinn (1924 - 1986)*
  Roy Ray McMinn (1930 - 1999)*
  Drewery Gregg McMinn (1934 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ara Belle Gregg Turner (1894 - 1972)*
  Alex Harvey Gregg (1895 - 1925)*
  Neely Lee Gregg (1897 - 1981)*
  Adelle Gregg McMinn (1898 - 1973)
  Atlie Estes Gregg Ray (1900 - 1970)*
  Odie Daniel Gregg (1902 - 1972)*
  Dicie Caroline "Gregg" Garrard (1905 - 1988)*
  Letha Tommie Gregg McCormick (1907 - 1970)*
  Felix Gregg (1913 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Clear Springs Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Maben
Oktibbeha County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: wicki
Record added: Aug 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15493463
Adelle <i>Gregg</i> McMinn
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Adelle <i>Gregg</i> McMinn
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- Joyce
 Added: Jun. 7, 2014
~*~May you be blessed with God's warm love and trust in his living grace this Easter~*~
- Gravedigger
 Added: Apr. 20, 2014
Numbers 6:24-26 24 The Lord bless you, and keep you:25 The Lord make his face shine upon you, and be gracious unto you:26 The Lord lift up his countenance upon you, and give you peace.
- Gravedigger
 Added: Mar. 24, 2014
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