|Birth: ||Mar. 3, 1897|
|Death: ||Apr. 23, 1988|
Ira "Bessie" Douthit Ira Eaves "Bessie Douthit 91, of Ardmore died April 23, 1988, at Ardmore Nursing Home. Funeral services were held April 25 at Taylor Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Bain, Rev. Audie Michael and Bro. Alvin Holt officiating. with Rev. Dennis Bain, Rev. Audie Michael and Bro. Alvin Holt officiating. Music was provided
by Mazie Smith and Mauvaline Jones.
A native of Alabama, Mrs. Douthit was a lifelong resident of the Ardmore area. She was the daughter of the late George William Eaves and Rebecca Thornton Eaves and the wife of the late Howard Young Douthit. She was a housewife and a very active member of the Wooley Spring Baptist Church, and her community. Survivors include five daughters, Merle Fry and Nathalia Church, both of Huntsville, Marcella Bolton of Decatur, Jean Coffman of Birmingham, Al,
and Jane Ferguson of Ardmore; one half-sister, Edna Eaves of Cullman, AL; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
[Your Community Shopper, Wed. 27 Apr 1988]
Rebecca Jane Thornton Eaves (1875 - 1906)
Howard Young Douthit (1893 - 1970)
Marcella Douthit Bolton (1920 - 2008)*
Joel Calvin Eaves (1895 - 1895)*
Ira Bessie Eaves Douthit (1897 - 1988)
A Zane Eaves Douthit (1902 - 1986)*
Nannie Ruth Eaves (1905 - 1905)*
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Record added: Sep 16, 2010
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