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Meriwether Lewis Fargason
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Birth: May 10, 1929
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1986
Mobile
Mobile County
Alabama, USA

Meriwether was married first to Matthew Carter Stovall, a wealthy Mississippi cotton planter; they had two children. After their divorce she married another planter, John Thomas Fargason IV. In September 1968, Fargason shot his step-son, Matthew Carter Stovall Jr., who died the next month. Fargason was eventually sentenced to nine years in prison for manslaughter. 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip Meriwether Lewis (1898 - 1988)
  Ruth Marie Kitchens Lewis (1902 - 1977)
 
 Spouse:
  John Thomas Fargason (1926 - 2005)
 
Inscription:
MERIWETHER LEWIS FARGASON
MAY 10, 1929
APRIL 8, 1986
 
Note: TMSI [33805]
 
Burial:
Spring Hill Graveyard
Mobile
Mobile County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: The Meriwether Society, ...
Originally Created by: Carolyn
Record added: Aug 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40628794
Meriwether <i>Lewis</i> Fargason
Added by: Carolyn
 
Meriwether <i>Lewis</i> Fargason
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