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Thompson Robert Cornwell
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1886
Smith County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 5, 1972
Smith County
Tennessee, USA

Thompson R. Cornwell, age 86, of Fite Avenue, passed away Friday morning May 5, 1972 in Lebanon.

Survived by seven daughters, Mrs. John E. Green, Mrs. James T. Phelps, both of Nashville, Mrs. Flippen Piper, Mrs. Isham Duke, Mrs. Norman Coley, all of Gallatin, Mrs. Claude Hailey, Mrs. Julian Cooksey, Jrs. both of Lebanon; Son, Thomas Rye Cornwell, Pleasant Shade; eight grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren.

Remains are at the chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where services will be conducted Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. Fred Evans will officiate. Honorary pallbearers, Members of the Smith County Quarterly Court, Judge Ed Hackett, Judge Clint Beasley, T. H. P. Capt. Charles Butler, C. E. Wright, Jack Beasley, Carlton Coley, Kenneth, Hedrick, Dr. Hugh Edward Green, James Clay, Dr. Gordon Petty. Active pallbearers: W. G. Birdwell, Jr., Gerald Piper, Jordan Gann, W. K. Robinson, Jr., Mike Meadows, Radford Winkley, Billy H. Moore, Fred Hesson.

Interment in Ridgewood Cemetery. Sanderson Funeral Home of Carthace Dirctors. 
 
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 Parents:
  Leroy F. Cornwell (1847 - 1895)
  Sallie Frances Clay Cornwell (1853 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Lee Beasley Cornwell (1887 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Myrtle Cornwell Green (1906 - 1993)*
  Mamie Cornwell Piper (1908 - 1985)*
  Mallie Irene Cornwell Duke (1912 - 1986)*
  Thomas Rye Cornwell (1914 - 2008)*
  Gladys Alyne Cornwell Phelps (1919 - 2007)*
  Infant Girl Cornwell (1922 - 1922)*
  Bobbie Key Cornwell Cooksey (1925 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  James B. Cornwell (1873 - 1906)*
  Marie Cornwell Hackett (1875 - 1905)*
  Estelle J. Cornwell (1878 - 1898)*
  George W. Cornwell (1883 - 1909)*
  Thompson Robert Cornwell (1886 - 1972)
  Deering Y. Cornwell (1888 - 1902)*
  Alice Fisher Cornwell Pritchet (1893 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ridgewood Cemetery
Carthage
Smith County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Cindy Cornwell McCachern
Record added: Dec 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32001518
Thompson Robert Cornwell
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Thompson Robert Cornwell
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