He was buried in the bank on his son Preston McCarty land near Ballard creek. He was married 4 times, divorced first two wives. First time taking only his sons and second wife Sallie LaFors he took all the children with him. He was widowed from the 3rd and he died during his fourth marriage. Had a total of 19 children. He is written into the story of Mrs JAB written by his daughter Angelina. She does not mention all her brothers and sisters but does a good job in covering family history.