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James Clanton Shewmake
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1882
Cherokee County
Alabama, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1957
Holt
Tuscaloosa County
Alabama, USA

J .C. SHEWMAKE RITES SET TODAY

Funeral services for James Clanton Shewmake, 75, of Holt, an iron molder by trade, who died yesterday at his home, were to be held at 3 p.m. today at Jones-Spigener Chapel with the Rev. Elmore officiating. Burial will be in Tuscaloosa Memorial Park.

The active pallbearer will be Buddy, Billy and Jerry Robbins, Robert Snyder, Billy Turner and P. Shewmake.

Honorary pallbearers were to be be J. Paul Singleton, Hubert Scoggins, Ike Boone, E. A. Dean, Mr. Mays Wright Snyder, Mr. Matthews, Henry Sanders, J. R. Locke, Vernon Riffe, Dr. A. W. Patton, Dr. O. L. Jordan, Dr. J. C. Guin, Claud Ryan and Jewell Rogers.

Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Mary Shewmake; five daughters, Mrs. Paul Ralston and Mrs. Arthur Robbins of Tuscaloosa, Mrs. Samuel Kilishek, of Dunellten, N. J., Mrs. Roy Ryan, of Holt, and Mrs. Watson Crawford of Columbus, Ga., two sons, C. P. and Joseph Shewmake of Holt; three sisters, Mrs. Sam McAllister of Piedmont, Ala., Misses Belle and Laura Shewmake of Chattanooga, Tenn.; 20 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

The Tuscaloosa News, Wednesday, September 18, 1957
 
 
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 Parents:
  William E. Shewmake (1855 - 1921)
  Arinda Jane Warren Shewmake (1860 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Farmer Shewmake (1882 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Nellie May Shewmake Ralston (1903 - 1988)*
  Myrtle Dee Shewmake Robbins (1906 - 1975)*
  Clara Lee Shewmake Kilishek (1910 - 1996)*
  Paul Clarence Shewmake (1913 - 1978)*
  Mary Ophelia Shewmake Ryan (1915 - 2011)*
  Anne Shewmake McGavock (1921 - 2002)*
  Joseph C. Shewmake (1923 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  Euler Leo Shewmake (1880 - 1881)*
  James Clanton Shewmake (1882 - 1957)
  Rufus C Shewmake (1883 - 1967)*
  Sarah Eliza Shewmake McAlister (1883 - 1971)*
  Mamie E Shewmake (1886 - 1906)*
  Parrish R. Shewmake (1888 - 1926)*
  Fannie E Shewmake (1889 - 1908)*
  Belle M. Shewmake (1891 - 1959)*
  Laura G. Shewmake (1893 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tuscaloosa Memorial Park
Tuscaloosa
Tuscaloosa County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Rod Morken
Record added: Jun 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92489886
James Clanton Shewmake
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James Clanton Shewmake
Added by: Karin Rock
 
James Clanton Shewmake
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