|Birth: ||Dec. 17, 1848|
South Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 20, 1918|
Mary Ann "Mollie" Fuller Fooshe - Wife of James Dudley Fooshe; daughter of Jones Fuller and Narcissa Harris
Mrs. Mary F. Fooshe Dies At Gracewood
from: The Augusta Herald, Wednesday, March 20, 1918, p. 7
Mrs. Mary Fuller Fooshe, wife of Mr. J. D. Fooshe, died at her residence at Gracewood Wednesday morning at 8 o'clock following an illness of six months. She was 69 years old.
Funeral services will be held from the residence Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock Rev. W. B. Gaines officiating and interment will be made in the city cemetery here.
Besides her husband, the deceased is survived by five sons and four daughters as follows: J. Frank Fooshe of Hopewell, Va.; G. W. Fooshe of Memphis; F. W. Fooshe of St. Paul, Minn.; C. R. Fooshe, Richmond, Va.; M. Y. Fooshe of Charleston; Mrs. A. B. King of Goldsboro, NC; Mrs. Stanford Stith of Memphis, Tenn.; Mrs. W. C. Dunn of Savannah and Mrs. R. F. King of Gracewood; also 11 grandchildren.
On December 30th last, Mr. Fooshe celebrated her fiftieth wedding anniversary.
DEATH YESTERDAY OF MRS. J. D. FOOSHE
Funeral Friday Afternoon at 3 O'clock from he Residence at Gracewood
from: The Augusta Chronicle, Thursday, March 21, 1918, p. 7
After an illness extending over a period of several months, Mrs. J. D. Fooshe, age 69 years, died at the family home at Gracewood, shortly after 8 o'clock yesterday morning.
Mrs. Fooshe was born in Greenwood, S.C., Dec. 17, 1848 and previous to her marriage was Miss Mary Fuller. The funeral arrangements have been for Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock from the residence, several member of the family having to come long distance to attend. Rev. W. S. Gaines will conduct the funeral exercises and interment will be in the city cemetery.
The deceased is survived by her husband Mr. J. D. Fooshe, five sons, Messrs. J. F. Fooshe, of Hopewell, Va., Geo W. Fooshe, of Memphis, Fuller W. Fooshe, of St. Paul, Claude R. Fooshe, of Richmond and M. Y. Fooshe of Charleston; also four daughters, Mrs. Stanford Stith, of Memphis, Mrs. A. B. King, of Goldsboro, NC, Mrs. W. C. Dunn, of Savannah, and Mrs. Ruby F. King, of Augusta, and twelve grand-children.
Mrs. Fooshe was well known in Greenwood, where the family lived until a few years ago, when they moved to Gracewood, near Augusta. The fiftieth wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Fooshe was celebrated Dec. 30, 1916, when the entire family was present, together will all grand-children, several nieces, nephews and other relatives. A few months ago when Mrs. Fooshe was critically ill the whole family again gathered around her bedside.
MRS. J. D. FOOSHE [sic] LAID TO REST IN GRACEWOOD
from: The Augusta Chronicle, Saturday, March 23, 1918, p. 5
The funeral of Mrs. J. D. Fooshe occurred yesterday afternoon at 3 o'clock, Rev. W. S. Gaines, pastor of the Methodist Church at that place, conducting the services. Mrs. Fooshe died Wednesday morning at the age of 69 years.
The funeral was attend by sons and daughters from different parts of the country, and a large number of friends and relative. The floral offerings were most beautiful, and to the bereaved members of the family many expressions of sympathy and condolence were received. Mrs. Fooshe was a member of the M. E. Church and held in high esteem here and in her former home at Greenwood, S.C. Her charitable work and Christian spirit won for her an innumerable host of friends throughout this section who will greatly miss her loving deeds and words of cheer and encouragement.
Her home life was one of the most admirable type and she leaves beside her husband, Mr. J. D. Fooshe, to who she had been married for over fifty-one years, five sons and four daughter, in addition to many grand-children, nieces and nephews. The interment was in the City Cemetery.
Jones Fuller (1810 - 1868)
Narcissa Harris Fuller (1807 - 1860)
James Dudley Fooshe (1844 - 1940)*
Ida Gilmore Fooshe Fuller (1867 - 1892)*
Fannie S. Fooshe (1869 - 1869)*
James Franklin Fooshe (1871 - 1960)*
Maggie Fooshe (1872 - 1872)*
George Waddell Fooshe (1873 - 1948)*
Fuller Wright Fooshe (1875 - 1967)*
Anna E. Fooshe King (1879 - 1969)*
Mattie Mae Fooshe Stith (1882 - 1964)*
Hattie Lee Fooshe Dunn (1884 - 1955)*
Claude Richardson Fooshe (1886 - 1957)*
Mark Yates Fooshe (1887 - 1940)*
Ruby L. Fooshe King (1888 - 1975)*
Created by: Samuel Taylor Geer
Record added: Aug 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20873787