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Jesse Gilcrease
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1890
Natchitoches Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1971
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the First National Funeral Home Chapel for Jess Gilcrease, 80, of Shreveport, who died at 1:20 p.m. Thursday, January 14, 1971 at Willis-Knighton Hospital after a lengthy illness.

The Rev. Willis B. Russell of Winnfield officiated at the services. Burial was in Springvale [sic Springville] Cemetery in Coushatta.

He was a retired farmer and a member of Big Creek Baptist Church.

He is survived by four sons, Benton Gilcrease, Benjamin Gilcrease, James Gilcrease, and Bobby Gilcrease, all of Shreveport; and three daughters, Mrs. M. A. Tilman [sic Tillman] of Mary Ester, Fla., Mrs. Lynn McCoy of Winnfield, and Mrs. Macon Duschense [sic Duchesne] of Baskin.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise News-American, January 21, 1971 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Vallie Coleman Gilcrease (1894 - 1968)
 
 Children:
  Cecil B. Gilcrease (1915 - 1969)*
  Boyd Gilcrease (1916 - 1931)*
  Benton Gilcrease (1919 - 1981)*
  Una Mae Gilcrease McCoy (1921 - 1998)*
  James Gilcrease (1924 - 2001)*
  Velma Gilcrease Duchesne (1926 - 2014)*
  Bobbie Gilcrease (1930 - 2005)*
  Grace Gilcrease Tillman (1932 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Son: Benjamin Gilcrease 7/14/1928 - 8/171973. Burial information unknown
 
Burial:
Springville Cemetery
Coushatta
Red River Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Connie Tillman Armstrong
Originally Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Jun 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38845080
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