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

Obituary:

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.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Franklin Fant (1871 - 1943)
  Mexer Champion Fant (1875 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Dela Carter Fant (1892 - 1965)
 
 Children:
  Boyce Alwyn Fant (1916 - 1987)*
  Margie Fant Cook (1919 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ellis Littleberry Fant (1893 - 1977)*
  James Ephraim Fant (1895 - 1950)
  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
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Lanett
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Bennie Gross
Record added: Nov 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61418989
James Ephraim Fant
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James Ephraim Fant
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