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Ellen Lydia Killingsworth Brady
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1867
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1938
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon, January 22, 1938, for Mrs. Ellen Brady of Atlanta, La. She died at a Shreveport hospital where she had been for several days. Services were conducted by the Rev. Otto Hughes with interment in the Mars Hill Cemetery. Edmonds Funeral Home directed the burial.

Mrs. Brady was born January 20, 1867. One day before she died she was 71 years old. Fifty-five years of her life she had been a church member.

In 1882 she was married to Mr. John Brady and to them were born ten children. One infant died and the remaining four daughters and five sons are all living and married. All were present at the funeral.

"Aunt" Ellen Brady was a great lover of church, Sunday School, and people. She had a kind word for everyone.

Surviving are her four sons and five daughters, Ranel Brady, Lavelle Brady, Atlanta, La.; Ray [sic Roy] Brady, Verda; Alon Brady, Morganza, La.; Mrs. Irene McLain, Mrs. Tamar Avant, Atlanta, La.; Mrs. Cleva Bailey, Natchitoches, La.; Mrs. Lois Avant, Verda, La. She also leaves thirty-four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

Flower girls were fourteen granddaughters, Lucy and Helen Baily, Lillie, Murel, Katherine, Elender, Velma Avant, Laverne McLain, Veta, Dorthy, Elsa, Elaine, Hazel, and Lucille Brady.

Pallbearers were grandsons, Nathan and Vaughan Avant, Atlanta, La.; Harvey Brady, Verda, La.; Richard and Harrison McLain, Atlanta, La.; and John Bailey, Natchitoches, La.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise, January 27, 1938 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Killingsworth (1826 - 1894)
  Margaret Lydia Jones Killingsworth (1833 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  John Henry Brady (1859 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Irene Brady McLain (1885 - 1970)*
  Cleavie Brady Bailey (1887 - 1958)*
  Henry Allen Brady (1889 - 1976)*
  Barney Ranel Brady (1890 - 1972)*
  Roy Lee Brady (1893 - 1992)*
  Tama Brady Avant (1895 - 1968)*
  Lois Brady Avant (1898 - 1973)*
  Edmond Levell Brady (1901 - 1984)*
  John Alon Brady (1905 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harriett Malinda Killingsworth McManus (1853 - 1920)*
  Richard Allen Killingsworth (1867 - 1919)*
  Ellen Lydia Killingsworth Brady (1867 - 1938)
  Lottie Lenora Killingsworth Fletcher (1870 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mars Hill Cemetery
Atlanta
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Jul 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39998047
Ellen Lydia <i>Killingsworth</i> Brady
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Ellen Lydia <i>Killingsworth</i> Brady
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