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Sarah Ann Jones Holmes
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Birth: Aug., 1864
Tishomingo
Tishomingo County
Mississippi, USA
Death: 1934
Fowlkes
Dyer County
Tennessee, USA

Sarah Ann Jones Holmes wife of N N Holmes was born in 1864 in Tishomingo Mississippi to the union of Major Perry Jones (1832-1900) and Nancy Jane Cathey (1836-?). Her grandparents were Larkin Cathey (1805-?) and Seaby unknown who married 7 Nov 1852 in Tishomingo Mississippi.

She was the only child of Major P and Nancy Jane Jones. Her father had a previous marriage to Jane Pate; she died; resulting in several half siblings: John T, Nancy Adeline,Jefferson Davis, Henry L, Margaret S, Harmon and Mary Jones. She and Nelson's children are listed on his
gravestone notes.

She lived the life of a farmer's wife, devoted mother and grandmother.

She went to a greater life Oct 29, 1933 from Bruceville, Tennessee.

Her funeral was held at the Fowlkes Baptist Church where so many descendants have been saved, married, died, as well as proclaimed the Gospel of Christ.

Thank You Elmo for the above information you provided.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ned Nelson Holmes (1856 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Pauline Holmes Gooch (1884 - 1980)*
  Edgar Holmes (1886 - 1973)*
  Perry Allen Holmes (1891 - 1988)*
  Arthur Henry Holmes (1901 - 1965)*
  Minnie Pearl Crisp (1904 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Married to Nelson N. Holmes
1878 in Mcnairy County, TN
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Dyersburg
Dyer County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section 19
 
Created by: D & J Cloninger
Record added: Mar 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49943517
 

An blessed is she that that believed!
- Elmo Len Holmes
 Added: Nov. 3, 2011

- David S.
 Added: Mar. 14, 2011

- D & J Cloninger
 Added: Mar. 19, 2010
 
 
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