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Henrietta Lenora "Rhett" Rogers Bosworth
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1849
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1935
Americus
Sumter County
Georgia, USA

Henrietta (Rhett) Lenora Bosworth was born to Seth Rogers and Laura Henrietta McCrary. She married Littleton Brooks Bosworth and was the mother of 7 children including. Laura Bosworth Estes , Paul B. Bosworth
, Clara Henrietta Bosworth , Mary Pauline, Littleton Jr., and Charlotte Bosworth .

Obit provide by Joyce Tingle

Americus Times Recorder 21 Feb 1935

Death Claims Local Woman

Mrs. L. H. Bosworth Dies This Morning
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Mrs. Leonora Henrietta Bosworth, aged 85 succumbs at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. W. H. Estes, in Rees park, at 6:30 o'clock this morning. She had been an invalid for several years.

Mrs. Bosworth was born and raised in Americus and had lived here all her life. She was the wife of the late L. B. Bosworth, of Americus. Tomorrow would have marked their wedding anniversary. Mrs. Bosworth was a sweet and lovable character. She was noted for her patience and kindness to her relatives and many friends and all who knew her admired her courage.

Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 3 o'clock at her daughter's home in Rees Park. The Rev. Leroy Henderson, of Albany, will officiate.

Pallbearers will be Dr. C. K. Chapman, Dr. J. C. Logan, John Ed Chapman, Evan Mathis, Edmond Mauk and G. J. Witt.

Mrs. Bosworth is survived by three daughters, Mrs. W. H. Estes, of Americus; Mrs. W.G. Aven, of Macon, and (Mrs. Claud Mauk) Charlotte Bosworth , of Americus; by one son, L. B. Bosworth, of Albany; by two sisters, Mrs. Annie Wilson, of Plains, and Mrs. Lucy Runion, of Atlanta; and by two brothers, Sam Rodgers of Perry, and Ed Rodgers, of Seymour,Texas.


Joy Eastes Pero
 
 
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 Parents:
  Laura Henrietta McCrary Rogers (1832 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Littleton Brooks Bosworth (1841 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Laura A Bosworth Estes (1871 - 1961)*
  Paul B. Bosworth (1874 - 1933)*
  Clara Henrietta Bosworth (1876 - 1880)*
  Charlotte Bosworth Mauk (1883 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Americus
Sumter County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Joy Pero
Record added: Mar 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34620332
Henrietta Lenora Rhett <i>Rogers</i> Bosworth
Added by: Joyce
 
Henrietta Lenora Rhett <i>Rogers</i> Bosworth
Added by: Joy Pero
 
Henrietta Lenora Rhett <i>Rogers</i> Bosworth
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 Added: May. 24, 2009
 
 
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