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Fannie Myrtle Alsup Carothers
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1868
Death: Aug. 9, 1896

Fanny Myrtle Alsup m. James Wilson Carothers (12/19/1888). They had 4 daughters: Reba (Rippy), Jimmie (Gray), Ludie Mae (Rodgers) and Fannie Myrtle (Wells). Died from spinal meningitis.

"The home of Mr. J. W. Carothers, who lives a few miles northeast of Caledonia, was made sad last Sunday afternoon by the death of his tender and loving wife. Mrs. Carothers had been sick about eight days with brain fever, and while her death was not altogether unexpected, the announcement caused a gloom of sorrow and sadness to hover over the entire community. A particularly sad feature of her death was the fact that she left behind four pretty little girls, the youngest being less than three months old, to the care of their grief-stricken father. But God in His noble providence will help that father to provide some way by which these dear little ones may be taken care of.

Mrs. Carothers was a lady of noble Christian character. She was a devoted wife, a fond, tender and loving mother, and was esteemed by all who knew her. It is a consoling thought to those she left behind to know that she was ready for her Master's call.

The funeral took place and the remains were interred at 10 o'clock Monday morning at the Egger grave yard, and many sorrowing friends followed to pay their last tribute. To the bereaved ones the Commercial extends heartfelt sympathy in this dark hour."

Her 4 year old daughter (Jimmie) grieved over the loss of her mother to the day she passed away at age 86. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lycurgus Alsup (1844 - 1904)
  Mary Elizabeth Whitworth Alsup (1846 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  James Wilson Carothers (1868 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Jimmie Carothers Gray (1891 - 1978)*
  Fannie Myrtle Carothers Wells (1896 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fannie Myrtle Alsup Carothers (1868 - 1896)
  Clarence Alsup (1877 - 1905)*
  Charles Buford Alsup (1877 - 1942)*
  Claude Lycurgus Alsup (1879 - 1946)*
  William Kirby Alsup (1883 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Egger Cemetery
Caledonia
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: james brooks christoffer...
Originally Created by: nut4genealogy
Record added: Feb 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34262935
Fannie Myrtle <i>Alsup</i> Carothers
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Fannie Myrtle <i>Alsup</i> Carothers
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Fannie Myrtle <i>Alsup</i> Carothers
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RIP - My grandmother's mother.
- james brooks christoffersen
 Added: May. 30, 2013
 
 
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