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Sarah Jane "Sallie" Gibbs Akridge
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1843
Social Circle
Walton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1934
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

She was the daughter of Thomas Anderson Gibbs, Jr. and Julia Cornelia Ralls. She married Thaddeus Berrien Akridge.

The Atlanta Journal Newspaper: 26 Nov. 1934, Page 2, Column 4
Mrs. Sarah Akridge Claimed by Death After Long Illness Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah J. Akridge, 91, a resident of Atlanta for the past forty-five years, who died Sunday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John T. Thompson, 64 Fourteenth Street, N.E., after an illness of two years, will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday from the chapel of Awtry & Lowndes with Dr. Ellis A. Fuller officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Mrs. Akridge was born in Social Circle, Ga. and lived there until coming to Atlanta. A member of a prominent Georgia family, she was the wife of the late Dr. Thaddeus B. Akridge, a surgeon in the Confederate Army. Mrs. Akridge was the daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. Thomas A. Gibbs, and remembered vividly the turmoil of war days when battles were waged near her home. a member of the Baptist Church throughout her life, she was active in affairs of the First Baptist Church here until stricken with illness. Mrs. Akridge is survived by her daughter, Mrs. Thompson, whose husband is president of the General Warehouse and Storage Company; by two other daughters, Mrs. Pauline Cheney, Seattle, Wash., and Corrie Johnston, Atlanta, and a sister, Mrs. Julia E. Burton, Atlanta. 
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  Thaddeus Berrien Akridge (1839 - 1879)
  Cornelia Thaddeus Akridge Johnston (1868 - 1948)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
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Record added: Aug 30, 2014
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Sarah Jane Sallie <i>Gibbs</i> Akridge
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Sarah Jane Sallie <i>Gibbs</i> Akridge
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Sarah Jane Sallie <i>Gibbs</i> Akridge
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