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James R. "Jim" Creel
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Birth: 1831
Jones County
Mississippi, USA
Death: May 11, 1910
Biloxi
Harrison County
Mississippi, USA

Printed in Daily Herald on May 12, 1910:

"James R. Creel, aged 79 years, a native of Jones county and a resident of Biloxi for twenty-two years, died last night after a brief illness. The deceased leaves two sons and two daughters and a number of other relatives. The funeral will take place tomorrow afternoon at 4 o'clock from the residence of his daughter, Mrs. Jerome Ryan, 416 Water street".

Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Records, Book 2, page 230:
James had been a farmer and was 79 years old when he died from dysentery. His last address was 416 Water St.

James was the son of John Creel, Sr., and Kiziah Dearman. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Priscila Page Creel (1831 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  Matilda Elizabeth Creel Ryan (1859 - 1952)*
  James Albert Creel (1862 - 1919)*
  Margaret Creel Meaut (1862 - 1949)*
  John Calvin Creel (1865 - 1941)*
  Joseph S. Creel (1870 - 1962)*
  Sedonia Creel Debouttiere (1875 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Biloxi City Cemetery
Biloxi
Harrison County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: Creel lot, "old" section
 
Created by: Carmella Seymour
Record added: Oct 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42604051
 

card of thanks from Biloxi paper1910 To those who exstended sympathy and kindness during the illness and after the death of our father, James R Creel and particularly Dr. W. H. Doty and Rev D. W. Bosdell we extend our most sincere thanksMrs MeauntMrs J Ry...(Read more)
- David Sprinkle
 Added: Oct. 26, 2011

- Carmella Seymour
 Added: Oct. 1, 2009
 
 
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