May 17, 1947 Ripley Lauderdale County Tennessee, USA
From Lauderdale County Death Certificate: Luther Guy Brasfield was born Jun 11, 1884 in Lauderdale County. He was a salesman, residing at Ripley. He died May 17, 1947 at home, Route 2, District 7, Ripley. Cause of death was Coronary Thrombosis contributed by Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease (Arteriosclerosis).
His parents were Lennie Ervin Brasfield and Elizabeth Doerr. The death certificate states that both parents were born Crockett County, TN. (Note: The 1900 census of Lauderdale County states that Lennie Brasfield was born in Arkansas. His wife, Elizabeth C. Doer Brasfield, was born in Illinois, her father born in Poland.) L. E. Brasfield and Lizzie Doer were married in Lauderdale County on 17-Oct-1919 by Minister H. J. Copeland.
Guy Brasfield was buried on May 18, 1947 at New Hope Cemetery by Ripley Funeral Home.