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Thomas Vernon Jennings
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1911
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1971
Calhoun City
Calhoun County
Mississippi, USA

Printed in the Times Post, Houston, Mississippi dated November 18 1971

Jennings Rites Held at Woodland

Funeral services for Thomas Vernon Jennings of Route 2, Woodland were conducted at 3 pm, Friday, Nov. 12, from Amity Baptist Church with interment in Arbor Grove Cemetery. The Revs. Carl Morris and James L Kennedy officiated with Memorial Funeral Home in charge.

Pallbearers were Thomas Odie Martin, Leon Martin, Billy Martin, Phillip Martin, Robert A Vaughn, and Gay Lantrip.

Mr. Jennings, a retired farmer, died Nov. 11, at 2:15 pm at Hillcrest Hospital, Calhoun City. He was born June 23, 1913, the son of Christopher Jennings and Lena Grissom Jennings, and had lived in Chickasaw county all his life.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Eva Lamb Jennings of Woodland, two sons, Thomas Jennings of Houston, and Joseph Jennings of Woodland, six daughters, Mrs. Jimmy Lancaster, Van Vleet; Mrs. Jack Nabors, Mrs. Gerald Griffin and Mrs. Gerald Marion, all of Woodland, Mrs. Tom Byars, Jr., Houlka, and Mrs. Charlie L Porter, Houston.

Also surviving is one sister, Mrs. Gervis Nichols, Houston, and three half brothers, Ishmel Vaughn, Woodland, Gus Vaughn, Woodland, Rube Jennings, West Point. Ten grandchildren also survive.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Allena Grissom Vaughn (1879 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  Eva Erin Lamb Jennings (1912 - 1997)*
 
 Children:
  Melba Jennings Reed (____ - 2012)*
  Betty Jo Jennings Nabors (1938 - 2004)*
  Joseph Jennings (1952 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Zelma Vaughn Nichols (1901 - 1996)*
  Ishmael Lee Vaughn (1903 - 1980)*
  Joseph Augustus Vaughn (1905 - 2000)*
  Thomas Vernon Jennings (1911 - 1971)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arbor Grove Baptist Cemetery
Houston
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Lizham71
Record added: Dec 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32544756
Thomas Vernon Jennings
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- judy jennings
 Added: Jan. 2, 2015
Vernon Jennings is the son of Christopher Jennings and Mary Allena "Lena" (Grissom) Jennings.
- Larry Morgan
 Added: Jul. 29, 2010
 
 
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