Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Barkleys in:
 • Oak Grove Cemetery
 • Paducah
 • McCracken County
 • Kentucky
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Myrtle Lilley Barkley
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 9, 1898
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 3, 1916
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA

Young Wife Dies of
Acute Indigestion
Mrs. Myrtle Lilley Barkley,
Wife of John A. Barkley,
Of This County
Mrs. Myrtle Lilley Barkley, wife of John A. Barkley of Blandville road, died yesterday morning at 11 o'clock after a short illness of acute indigestion. Mrs. Barkley was but eighteen years of age, and had been married less than a year. Her sudden death has been a severe shock to her youthful husband, as well as their many close friends.

Mrs. Barkley was a faithful member of the Cumberland Presbyterian church and a devoted Christian worker. She leaves her husband, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Lilley; one sister, Miss Mable Lilley.

The funeral will be held this afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Highland Presbyterian church at Lone Oak, the Rev. Hugh Watson officiating. Burial will be at the Oak Grove cemetery. The pallbearers will be: William Tillman, C. Carter, Gerald Rogers, Given LaMont, Earl McCreary, Charles McCutcheon.

The News-Democrat, Thursday, May 4, 1916, p. 8
Family links: 
  John Andrew Barkley (1893 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship

Gone but not forgotten

Oak Grove Cemetery
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Old Section 36: Lot 525
Created by: .A
Record added: Feb 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65151659
Myrtle <i>Lilley</i> Barkley
Added by: .A
Myrtle <i>Lilley</i> Barkley
Added by: .A
Myrtle <i>Lilley</i> Barkley
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Dean Wilson
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service