Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Tapleys in:
 • Macedonia Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
 • Chambers County
 • Alabama
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Ison Tapley
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 15, 1908
Death: Apr. 4, 1919

April 9, 1919 issue of "The LaFayette Sun":

Ison Tapley, the 10 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Tapley, of LaFayette Route 1, died last Friday and was buried at the Macedonia Cemetery Saturday afternoon at 5:00 o'clock, Rev. A. C. Yeargan conducting the funeral service.
April 16, 1919 issue of "The LaFayette Sun":

Our Tribute to Ison.

On the morning of April 4th the Death Angel visited the home of Mr. and Mrs. George Tapley and bore to that eternal home the spirit of their dear little son, Ison. He only brightened their home for ten short years, but the earth, to us, will always seem purer and brighter for him having lived on it.
He wore a smile all the time and was loved by all with whom he came in contact. He was obedient to all and was very dear to the hearts of his school mates. Oh! how we shall miss his dear face in the home and school room, which always seemed to cheer the hearts so dear to him.
He leaves to mourn his death father, mother, three brothers, Olin, Church and Leonard, and four sisters, Atha, Enoree, Lula Mae and Lillie Belle, besides a host of relatives and friends.
His remains were laid to rest at Macedonia. The funeral sermon was preached by Rev. A. C. Yeargan. The pall bearers were the school mates of Ison.
Weep not, dear ones, for we know Ison is at rest. Live to meet him in the Great Beyond, where Ison will meet all his school mates.

The grave has claimed his body,
And God has claimed his soul.
We are left to claim his memories,
And try to gain the goal.

His Schoolmates,

Pearl and Jimmie B.
Family links: 
  George Washington Tapley (1871 - 1950)
  Emma A. Allen Tapley (1873 - 1924)
  Ather Tapley Barker (1901 - 1987)*
  Ison Tapley (1908 - 1919)
  Lillie Bell Tapley (1915 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
"Son of G.W. & Emma Tapley"
Macedonia Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Churchwell
Record added: Jul 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55698626
Ison Tapley
Added by: Churchwell
Ison Tapley
Added by: Churchwell
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service