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William Robert Oliphant, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1880
Harrisonburg
Catahoula Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 31, 1951
Harrisonburg
Catahoula Parish
Louisiana, USA

William Robert Oliphant, 71, died Thursday May 31st at 1:00 a.m. at his home near Harrisonburg, La., after a lingering illness.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Martha Oliphant; three sons, Elmer Oliphant, Epps, La., Melton Oliphant, Glena Park, Tex., Robert Oliphant, Harrisonburg, La.; three daughters, Mrs. Cleo Holcy, Harrisonburg, La., Mrs. Golda Crawford, Freeport, Tex., and Mrs. Lois Fluitt, West Monroe, La.

Funeral services under the direction of Young's Funeral Home of Ferriday, La., were held Friday, June 1, at the Harrisonburg Baptist Church with the Rev. R. U. Ferguson officiating.

Active pallbearers were Charlie Pool, Owen Bankston, C. C. Finley, Harris Finley, Marshall Bankston, and Johnnie Stuttson.

Published in The Monroe Morning World (LA), Sunday, June 3, 1951 
 
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 Parents:
  Emma Cornwell Blackmon (1852 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Johnson Oliphant (1889 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Cleo Oliphant Henagan (1907 - 1995)*
  Elmer K. Oliphant (1912 - 1996)*
  Golda M. Crawford (1917 - 2003)*
  Charles Milton Oliphant (1921 - 2000)*
  Lois Oliphant Martin (1924 - 2003)*
  William Robert Oliphant (1932 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert O. Oliphant (1872 - 1955)*
  Lillie Oliphant Rushing (1878 - 1970)*
  William Robert Oliphant (1880 - 1951)
  E. Brian Blackmon (1892 - 1969)*
  Martha Blackmon Watts (1894 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Harrisonburg Cemetery
Harrisonburg
Catahoula Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Dec 20, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82187662
William Robert Oliphant, Sr
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William Robert Oliphant, Sr
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 Added: Mar. 23, 2013
 
 
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