|Birth: ||Jun. 13, 1853|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 1936|
The Benton County Democrat
Thursday, March 19,1936
Page 8 Column 6
AGED NATIVE OF THIS
COUNTY DIED HERE MONDAY
Mrs. Tennessee Clark Coffee, aged 82, a native of this county, and widow of the late Joseph Coffee, died here Monday, March 16th, 1936, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J.E. Pierce, and family on Sixt6h Street S.E.
Mrs. Coffee had lived for many years at Jane, Mo., and was visiting here with her daughter and family when she suffered a fall and a fractured hip two months ago.
Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at the Baptist Church at Jane, Mo., conducted by the Rev. Mr. Wiles. Burial was in the Jane cemetery.
Mrs. Coffee was born here in Benton County on June 13th, 1853 and was a member of a pioneer Northwest Arkansas family. Her husband died at Jane, Mo., in 1918.
She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Pierce of this place and Mrs. Dolly Cook of Blackwell, Okla.; by five grandchildren, Price Bunch of Jane, Mo., Martin Bunch of Independence, Kansas, Mrs. J.H. O'Connor of Blankwell, Okla.; and Howard and Winfred Cook of Oakland, Calif. She also is survived by one brother, David Clark, living in Montana, and by seven great-grandchildren.
Joseph Coffee (1845 - 1913)*
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