Jasper Lee Yarborough was the son of Jasper L. [1855-1944] and Catherine L. [1865-1930] Yarborough, the husband of Clara Mae Magee [1911-2003], and the father of Roger Lee Yarborough [1937-1996]. He was born and raised in the China Grove community in Walthall Co, Mississippi. His paternal grandparents were Jabez ["Jabey"] Yarborough [1829-1881] and Alma Susan Lewis Yarborough [1837-1900]. His paternal great grandparents were William Y. Yarborough [1788-1859] and Rebecca Clark Yarborough [1797-1875]. William Y. Yarborough's father William [his mother was Charlotte Burn(e)s] was a veteran of the War for Independence, or "Revolutionary War."
NOTE (Jan. 2012); THIS RECORD WILL BE CORRECTED - this is not Jasper Lee Jr. who was the s/o Jasper Lee and Catherine Lucy Packwood Yarborough; this is their grandson, s/o Thad Simmons Yarborough. JS