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Carl Franklin Tickle
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1919
Death: Feb. 15, 1964

Carl Franklin Tickle was murdered by his wife, Virginia Sheeler. She was charged, pleaded "self-defense" and acquitted of fatally shooting her husband, Carl Franklin Tickle, at their Danville, Virginia home. She then married, Police Lieut. John Sellgren of Winter Haven, Florida. In 1972 she shoot and wounded him two weeks after their divorce became final. She pleaded "no contest" to the second shooting and received a sentence of 8-10 years in Florida State Penitentiary for assault with attempt to commit murder. (The Bee, Danville, Virginia) 
 
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 Parents:
  John L Tickle (1895 - 1968)
  Hattie J Tickle (1895 - 1980)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginia S Sellgren (1930 - 2006)
 
Burial:
Ashland Baptist Church Cemetery
Ashland (Caswell County)
Caswell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Carolina Caswell
Record added: Sep 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97140606
Carl Franklin Tickle
Added by: Carolina Caswell
 
 
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