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

Find all Eagleses in:
 • Winnfield Cemetery
 • Winnfield
 • Winn Parish
 • Louisiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Olive Ophelia Shelton Eagles
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 17, 1892
Sardis
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1969
Canton
Madison County
Mississippi, USA

Mrs. Olive Shelton Eagles, 76, died Saturday night, October 11, 1969 in a Canton, Miss., hospital. She was a resident of Winnfield and a native of Winn Parish. She was a school teacher in Winn Parish schools for over 35 years, a member of the First Baptist Church here, and a member of the National Retired Teachers Association.

Survivors include two sons, Harry Clayton Eagles of Canton, James Rowland Eagles of Gibsonia, Pa.; a daughter, Mrs. F. C. Ratliff of Camas, Wash.; a sister, Mrs. C. R. Mixon of Shreveport; seven grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Southern Funeral Home with Rev. Thomas W. Cox officiating, assisted by Rev. Robert Gage. Burial was in Winnfield City Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Eugene F. Love, Don Turner, R. L. Terry, Kidd Farr, Woodard Barr, and Richard Cole.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise News-American, October 14, 1969 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James William Shelton (1859 - 1939)
  Alice Virginia Martin Shelton (1861 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Harry Clayton Eagles (1889 - 1925)*
 
 Children:
  Alice Olivia Eagles Ratliff (1917 - 2003)*
  Edith Geraldine Eagles (1918 - 1940)*
  Harry Clayton Eagles (1921 - 1989)*
  James Rowland Eagles (1923 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Marion Tilman Shelton (1879 - 1940)*
  Mary Elizabeth Shelton Barton (1881 - 1966)*
  Louana Shelton Keyes (1882 - 1930)*
  Amy Lavinia Shelton Keyes (1886 - 1961)*
  Lillie Mae Shelton Hughes (1888 - 1955)*
  Edna Laura Shelton Mixon (1889 - 1971)*
  Olive Ophelia Shelton Eagles (1892 - 1969)
  Ruby J. Shelton Morris (1894 - 1966)*
  Riley Buford Shelton (1899 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Winnfield Cemetery
Winnfield
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: May 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52372659
Olive Ophelia <i>Shelton</i> Eagles
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Joshua Johnson
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Ron Manley
 Added: Apr. 30, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service