|Birth: ||Nov. 12, 1860|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 1945|
Martinsville Reporter November 11, 1943
TO OBSERVE ANNIVERSARY
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 14,WILL MARK 61st WEDDING ANNIVERSARY OF MR. AND,MRS.J.S.WHITAKER
Mr. and Mrs. J. S, Whitaker are looking forward to Sunday, November 14 when they will observe their 61st wedding anniversary at their home, 189 South Jefferson street, They will spend the day quietly and no special activities are planned.
Mr. and Mrs. Whitaker were married November 14, 1882 near Paragon by the Rev. Fane Beaman, Baptist minister. Mrs. Whitaker was Miss Alice Voshell and the marriage took place at her home.
They lived on a farm until December of 1898 when they moved to Martinsville for residence. After four years they returned to the farm and moved back to Martinsville in 1910, making there home here since that time,
They have two daughters, Mrs. Edith Duncan and Mrs. Bertha May, and three grandchildren Mrs. Arthur Shireman of Washington, D. C,, Robert Duncan, of Cincinnati, and Miss Bette May, of this city.
Mrs. Whitaker will observe her 83rd birthday Friday and Mr. Whitter will be 84 years of age on December 5.
John Smith Whitaker (1859 - 1944)*
Oran A. Whitaker (1886 - 1905)*
New South Park Cemetery
Created by: Shirley Bryant-Dalton
Record added: Mar 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34730105
Added: Nov. 11, 2013
Blessings to spouse of 2nd cousin 2x removed, John Smith Whitaker, grandson of William & Lucinda ASHER Edwards; & great grandson of Cassius Grey & Grisena GRESHAM Edwards; dau of Levi Jasper & Sarah A MANNAN Voshell|
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