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James Ephraim Fant
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1895
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1950
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA


The Chattahoochee Valley Times News
Date: Monday, February 20l 1940

Former Lanett Man
Dies In Jackson
Services Held For
J. E. Fant Saturday

James E. Fant, former policeman and barber in Lanett, died suddenly at his home in Jackson, Miss., Thursday. Services were held Sunday afternoon from the Johnson-Blakely Funeral Chapel with the Rev. J. D. Dollar and the Rev. Joe French officiating.

Mr. Fant was born in Chambers county and was a member of the Congregational Christian Church of Wadley. Burial was in the Lanett Cemetery with Johnson and Blakely in charge of arrangements.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. James E Fant, Lanett; his daughter, Mrs. Herman Cook, Lanett; two sons, Boyce of Huguley and James, Jr., of Chula Vista, Calif; five brothers, Ellis, of La Grange, Furman, of Montgomery, Lee, M. J. and Joe of Birmingham; three sisters, Mrs. Barney Bradford, La Grange; Mrs. Lena Duffey, Langdale, and Mrs. Doris Dollin, Birmingham.
Family links: 
  Benjamin Franklin Fant (1871 - 1943)
  Mexer Champion Fant (1875 - 1928)
  Dela Carter Fant (1892 - 1965)
  Boyce Alwyn Fant (1916 - 1987)*
  Margie Fant Cook (1919 - 1996)*
  James Ephraim Fant (1922 - 1983)*
  Ellis Littleberry Fant (1893 - 1977)*
  James Ephraim Fant (1895 - 1950)
  Lena Mae Fant Duffey (1899 - 1955)*
  Woodson Fant (1902 - 1918)*
  Furman J. Fant (1909 - 2001)*
  Lee J. Fant (1910 - 1974)*
  Melvin James Fant (1912 - 1982)*
  Joe B Fant (1918 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Bennie Gross
Record added: Nov 10, 2010
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James Ephraim Fant
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James Ephraim Fant
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