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Pvt Athel Markland
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1922
Death: Feb. 20, 1944

Pvt. Athel Markland

Big Stone Gap, Va. - (Spl.) - Funeral services for Private Athel Markland will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday at Roda Methodist Church. The Rev. John Deck, pastor, will officiate, assisted by the Rev. Paul Harry Miller. Burial will be in the American Legion Cemetery near here with John Fox Jr., Post Veterans of Foreign Wars, in charge of military rites at the grave. Pallbearers will be: James Stepp, William Parker, Tommy Parker, Carl Whitt, Eugene Moore, J. D. Markland, Marshall Kilgore and Glenn Winstead. The body, which arrived this week from overseas, was removed from Roy Green Funeral Home in Appalachia at 3 p.m. Friday to the home of a sister, Mrs. Bessie Smith, here. Survivors also include one other sister, Miss Carrie Markland, Big Stone Gap, and two brothers, Claude and John Markland, both of Roda. (The Kingsport News, Kingsport, TN, Saturday, August 7, 1948, p. 5, Col. 2) 
 
Inscription:
ATHEL
MARKLAND
VIRGINIA
PVT 30 INF
WORLD WAR II
AUGUST 16 1922
FEBRUARY 20 1944
 
Burial:
American Legion Cemetery
Big Stone Gap
Wise County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: mokennehan
Record added: Nov 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80749149
Pvt Athel Markland
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