|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1878|
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 1964|
Funeral services for James S. Eagles, Sr., 85, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield, with Rev. E. B. Barton officiating. Burial was in the Winnfield Cemetery.
Eagles, a retired farmer, died Friday afternoon, March 27, 1964, in a Springhill hospital after a brief illness. He was the last survivor of 10 children of early Winn pioneers who came here in 1858 from Fort Trenton (West Monroe). His parents, Edward Eagles, Sr., and Nancy Jan Scarborough Eagles, settled near Winnfield. He was a member of the Methodist Church.
Survivors are four sons, James S. Eagles, Jr., of Praire Du Rocher, Ill, Edward Eagles of Doyline, Murphy and Clifford Eagles, both of Winnfield; two daughters, Mrs. J. O. Wilson of Alexandria, and Mrs. G. W. Jenkins of Springhill; 15 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren, and a large number of nieces and nephews.
Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise News-American, April 2, 1964
Edward Eagles (1819 - 1898)
Nancy Jane Scarborough Eagles (1837 - 1915)
Lucy Leona Porter Eagles (1888 - 1935)
Edward Porter Eagles (1914 - 1980)*
Murphy Lee Eagles (1917 - 1969)*
Charles Clifford Eagles (1925 - 1991)*
Edward Eagles (1854 - 1917)*
Charles Eagles (1856 - 1920)*
Harry Eagles (1860 - 1919)*
Mary Ann Eagles Koonce (1863 - 1919)*
Allen Eagles (1866 - 1874)*
Tennie I. Eagles Stroud (1869 - 1947)*
William Eagles (1872 - 1937)*
Margaret Emma Eagles Bailey (1874 - 1897)*
James Scarborough Eagles (1878 - 1964)
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Jul 28, 2009
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