|Birth: ||May 30, 1937|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 1976|
Miss Hannah Funeral Held February 27th
Miss Carolyn Hannah, 38, died at her home,in Memphis, on Feb 25. She was the daughter of of Mrs. Evelyn Bruton Hannah and the late Boye Hannah.
Miss Hannah was a graduate of Whitehaven High School in Memphis and the Memphis School of Commerce. She had been a bookkeeper for Shelby County Board Of Education for twenty years.
For many years, she was active in sports. She had won many trophies and awards for bowling and softball; a member of the Highland Heights United Methodist Church and the American Business Women's Association.
Funeral services were conducted Friday morning, Feb. 27, from the Memphis Funeral Home, with the Reverend Charles Stewart, her pastor, in charge.
The sermon was preached by her cousin, the Reverend Claude Bruton Jr. of St. James, Minnesota. This had been Miss Hannah's request on more than one occasion.
Final services were conducted Friday afternoon at Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church at Embry, Mississippi, with the Reverend Billy Little and and the Reverend Bruton again preaching as had been requested.
Interment was in Embry Cemetery, February 27. Pallbearers were Miss Hannah's cousins, Russell Shaw, Irby Shaw, Gwin Hannah, Allen Brown, George Faulk and Rob Faulk.
She is survived by her mother, Mrs. Evelyn Hannah, her brother, William I. Hannah and his wife, Mary Nell and a darling, little, one year old nephew, William Jason Hannah, all of Memphis.
William Boyt Hannah (1912 - 1959)
Evelyn L Bruton Hannah (1909 - 2002)
Pilgrim's Rest Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: May 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90836126