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William Jasper Bohannon
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Birth: May 21, 1890, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1971, USA

Bohannon,Melissa A. 7 Mar 1891 - 16 Sep 1973
William J. 21 May 1890 - 16 Nov 1971 m. 19 May 1912

Descendent of William Bohannon, born 1730 in Henry Co, Va.-- died March 13 1816 in White Co, Tn.

Children of WILLIAM BOHANNON and MELISSA HURT are: i. SINIA ELIZABETH "LIZZIE"7 BOHANNON, b. December 23, 1912, Norwood, Wright Co., Missouri; d. October 15, 2002, Christian Healthcare North, Lebanon, Laclede Co., Missouri. ii. ELZIE DAVID "BUD" BOHANNON, b. January 20, 1915, Laclede Co., Missouri; d. January 30, 1996, Dinuba, California.iii. DORRLIS JEWELL BOHANNON, b. June 11, 1917, Norwood, Wright Co., Missouri. iv. EVERETT EDGAR BOHANNON, b. July 5, 1920, Conway, Laclede Co., Missouri. v. BILLY GENE BOHANNON, b. February 22, 1933, Rader, Laclede Co., Missouri.

W.J. BOHANNON Funeral services for William Jasper Bohannon, 81, Conway, were held at 2 p.m. Friday, November 19, 1971 at the Conway First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Howard Wymer and Selph Jones officiating. Burial was in the Graceland Cemetery at Conway, under the direction of Holman Funeral Home. Ralph and Helen Dennis sang Going Down the Valley, Farther Along and Life's Railway to Heaven. Escorts were Larry, Jack and Gary Cunningham, Elvin, Dannie and Earl Bohannon. Honorary escorts were Carl and Dean Cunningham, Joe Hendrix, Edwin Schuster, Vernon Singer and Howard Triplett. William Jasper Bohannon son of Louis and Sarah Bohannon, was born near Pease Mill May 21, 1890 and died November 16, 1971 at his home. On May 19, 1912 he was united in marriage with Miss Melissa Hurt. A son preceded him in death. Mr. Bohannon was a farmer. Survivors include his wife, Melissa; two daughters, Mrs. Elizabeth Owen, Phillipsburg and Dorrlis Cunningham, Conway; three sons, Elzie of Cutler, California, Everett and Billy, both of Conway; 18 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren

William Jasper Bohannon was the son of Lewis Mitchell Bohannon and Sarah Elizabeth Williams. He married Melissa Ann Hurt May 19, 1912 at Hartville, Wright Co., Missouri. He was born at Pease and died at Hartville, Mo. 
Family links: 
  Lewis Mitchell Bohannon (1852 - 1914)
  Sarah Elizabeth *Williams Bohannon (1860 - 1935)
  Melissa A Bohannon (1891 - 1973)
  Dorrlis Bohannon Cunningham (1917 - ____)*
  Thornton Lester Bohannon (1924 - 1924)*
  Cynda Druzella Bohannon Trusty (1879 - 1942)*
  John Elijah * Bohannon (1881 - 1950)*
  Noah A Bohannon (1887 - 1919)*
  William Jasper Bohannon (1890 - 1971)
*Calculated relationship
Graceland Cemetery
Laclede County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Logan
Record added: Oct 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15949003
William Jasper Bohannon
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