Oct. 6, 1912 Holly Springs Spartanburg County South Carolina, USA
Oct. 4, 1922 Holly Springs Spartanburg County South Carolina, USA
He was the son of WILLIAM DAWKINS and LUCY GOSNELL BRASHEARS, both buried in Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.
His Spartanburg County Death Certificate Number 16207, states that his name was Alfred Ransom Brashears. His father was William Dawkins Brashears born in SC and his mother was listed as Lucy Gosnell Brashears born in SC. His date of death was listed as Oct. 4, 1922 and he was 9 years 11 months and 29 days old at time of death. Cause of death was Septic Poisoning (Blood Poisoning). Place of burial was listed as Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. Informant was listed as John Ransome Clayton (His Uncle).
His brother Ernest Wilburn Brashears stated that: "He was playing in the pasture while we were tending the cattle and fell and landed his knee on a rock. We took him home and he fell sick. The doctor came and said it was Blood Poisoning. Of course there was nothing that could be done. He suffered a few days and then he died."