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James Edward Cawthon
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1898
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1974
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Obituary from the Shreveport Times newspaper, June 3, 1974, Monday, p. 8-A:

James Edward Cawthon, 75, of 4717 Sandefur died at 5:10 p.m. Saturday in Doctors Hospital after a short illness.

A native of Mississippi, he had lived in Shreveport for 40 years and was retired manager for the Shreveport Grain Elevator Co.

An Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of the local Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion and was a past president of the Cedar Grove Rotary Club.

A member of Fairfield Presbyterian Church, he was past grand master of the Joppa Masonic Lodge, a past potentate of the El Karubah Shrine and served on the board of directors of the Shreveport Bank and Trust Co.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. today in the Marshall Street Chapel of the Rose-Neath Funeral Home. The Rev. McNair Smith, pastor of the Fairfield Presbyterian Church, will officiate. Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Agnes Cawthon; a brother, Walter Cawthon of Los Angeles, Calif., and a sister, Mrs. Margaret Atchiey of San Francisco, Calif.

Pallbearers will be Leonard Lockard, Barron K. Vaughan, Ben Vaughan, Frank Guy, Walter Hill and Charles E. Boyd, Jr.
Greenwood Cemetery
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Masonic Rest, Lot 266
Created by: Shawn Bohannon
Record added: Dec 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62497786
James Edward Cawthon
Added by: Shawn Bohannon
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 Added: Jan. 6, 2011

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