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John Robert W. Caskey
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1863
Arcadia
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1951
Castor
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA

Funeral services for John Robert Caskey, 88, who died at his home in Castor, Friday, August 24, were held at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Bienville Baptist church. Burial was in the Liberty Hill cemetery.

Officiating at the services was the Rev. Curtis Jones of Bienville and the Rev. J. H. Huckabee of Castor. Mr. Caskey was a lifelong resident of Bienville parish.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. John R. Caskey, Castor; nine sons, Leroy and Willie Caskey, Friendship, Dassie and Carl Caskey, Saline, Floyd Caskey, Shreveport, Ira Caskey Minden, John Caskey, Castor, Berdis Caskey, Bienville, and Lawson Caskey, Fort Bennings, Ga.; five daughters, Mrs. Annie Mae Loe, Bienville, Mrs. Laura Crawford and Mrs. Irene Myrick, Castor, Mrs. Lillian Hennigan, Baton Rouge, and Mrs. Lena Bailiff, of Springhill; a sister, Mrs. Lizzie Matthews, Dodson, 68 grandchildren and 88 great-grandchildren.

Published in the Bienville Democrat, August 30, 1951 
 
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 Parents:
  John Clark Caskey (1832 - 1892)
  Mary Ann Elizabeth Mask Caskey (1841 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Elizabeth Mathews Caskey (1869 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  John William Caskey (1886 - 1886)*
  Leroy Alonza Caskey (1886 - 1955)*
  James Otis Caskey (1888 - 1927)*
  Dossie Elmer Caskey (1890 - 1977)*
  Willie Albert Caskey (1892 - 1973)*
  Annie Mae Caskey Loe (1894 - 1985)*
  Floyd Caskey (1896 - 1985)*
  Ira Mayfield Caskey (1898 - 1971)*
  Carl Talton Caskey (1900 - 1960)*
  John Clark Caskey (1902 - 1987)*
  Arnold Birtis Caskey (1904 - 1992)*
  Laura Lee Caskey (1905 - 1985)*
  Lena Alda Caskey Bailiff (1907 - 1998)*
  Thelma Irene Caskey Myrick Dare (1909 - 1999)*
  Lawson Bernice Caskey (1911 - 1968)*
  Lillian Marie Caskey Hennigan (1913 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rebecca Braziel Caskey Collins (1859 - 1939)*
  Thomas Cantrell Caskey (1861 - 1936)*
  John Robert W. Caskey (1863 - 1951)
  Leroy Alonza Caskey (1866 - 1930)*
  James W. Caskey (1868 - 1924)*
  Martha Alabama Caskey (1869 - 1872)*
  M. Zipporah Caskey Canterbury (1872 - 1924)*
  Cameron Cork Caskey (1873 - 1950)*
  Mary E. Caskey Mathews (1877 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: My thanks to Barry Holland for providing Mr. Caskey's obituary.
 
Burial:
Liberty Hill Cemetery
Liberty Hill (Bienville Parish)
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Jul 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39500056
John Robert W. Caskey
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John Robert W. Caskey
Added by: Barry Holland
 
John Robert W. Caskey
Added by: John Hinton " Johnny"
 
 
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- Doris Hennigan
 Added: Oct. 2, 2009
 
 
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