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Mary Jane Allen Bishop
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1862
Death: Dec. 14, 1938

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"The LaFayette Sun" - December 21, 1938:

Mrs. Jane Bishop Dies After a Brief Illness.

Mrs. Mary Jane Allen Bishop, age 76 years, wife of G. A. Bishop, of the Mountain Springs community, died at her home in that section of the county last Wednesday following an illness of approximately five days.
The deceased was a pioneer Chambers Countian, being a member of the Mount Olive Primitive Baptist Church and identified with its interests for many years. She had made her home in the Mountain Springs community for many years and was identified with its several interests during her active life.
Funeral services were held from the Mountain Springs Baptist Church on Thursday moring at 11 o'clock with Elder Luther Parrish and Rev. G. D. Hunt officiating. Interment was in the Mountain Springs Cemetery, with J. E. Cutler, LaFayette funeral director, in charge of funeral plans.
Surviving are a husband, G. A. Bishop; five children: Mrs. Renie Looser and E. B. Bishop, Lanett, H. B. Bishop and Eldred Bishop, Mountain Springs, and Elbert Bishop, Killeen, Texas; and several grandchildren. Grandsons were the pallbearers.
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"The LaFayette Sun" - December 28, 1938:

Mt. Springs (for last week)

On the morning of Dec. 13, Mrs. George Bishop passed away following an illness of only a few days. Mrs. Bishop was 76 years of age and had lived in this community for several years. She was well known and loved all over Chambers County. We extend sympathy to the bereaved family.

Mrs. Looser returned to her home in Lanett Saturday after spending a week in faithful service for her mother. Her father, Mr. G. A. Bishop is spending a few days with her.
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 Parents:
  Beverly Allen (1828 - 1862)
  Rena Goss Allen (1836 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  George Aaron Bishop (1858 - 1947)
 
 Children:
  Rena Elizabeth Bishop Looser (1882 - 1948)*
  Lonie Bishop Barker (1886 - 1932)*
  Ebber B. Bishop (1892 - 1960)*
  Herbert Benjamin Bishop (1896 - 1984)*
  Elbert Ira Bishop (1899 - 1966)*
  Eldred Bishop (1899 - 1958)*
 
 Siblings:
  Church H. Allen (1851 - 1916)**
  Charles Simeon Hamilton Allen (1853 - 1907)**
  Fleming Hezekiah Allen (1858 - 1917)*
  Alice Beatrice Allen Bishop (1861 - 1887)*
  Mary Jane Allen Bishop (1862 - 1938)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mountain Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Joan Bishop
Originally Created by: Churchwell
Record added: Aug 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40906296
Mary Jane <i>Allen</i> Bishop
Added by: Churchwell
 
Mary Jane <i>Allen</i> Bishop
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