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

Find all Caudrys in:
 • Sunset Hill Cemetery
 • Glen Carbon
 • Madison County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Lila Myrtle Pigg Caudry
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: May 31, 1880
Donnellson
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1963
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Lila's granddaughter, Yoland Caudry Cunningham wrote this on May 6, 2000
Memories of Grandma Caudry;
She Loved the Lord and read her Bible every day. I can remember one time when we lived in Chicago and a neighbor asked her why she had not re-married? She was horrified to even think of that. In her book it was just grandpa and no one else. When we lived in Broadview her sight was falling and she was asked not to feed our Dog while we were eating. Well, she thought no one could see her and she would sneak little bites to Lady Bug, our Lab. The dog really loved her.When we lived in Gillispie in the house Don and Billie Westwood live in. She use to make Donuts. Man you could sink a ship with those puppies. I mean if you didn't have Milk with them you needed new teeth. But she tried. She loved to play the piano. She never had a lesson and she was good. Sometimes dad would get the violin and they had a good time playing hymns. She loved it when her kids came to see her. We lived in a basement apartment and it rained we moped for hours Aunt Myrtle's family and Uncle Dwiight with Aunt Mildred. Just 2 rooms we had people sleeping every where.. We had a little terrier Dog "Puddles" was his name guees why! Grandma had a talent for remembering Birthdays. She knew all of her childrens, grandchildrens and all the kids in the neighborhood. She loved to go back to Gillespie when I had Spring Break or for a summer vist. I know her heart was always there.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Emery A Pigg
  Francis Rebeca Hampton Pigg
 
 Spouse:
  John Wyatt Caudry (1875 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  Genvieve Alexaudria Caudry Westwood (1904 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Hill Cemetery
Glen Carbon
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Plot: sction 18 lot 51 grave 3
 
Created by: Donna Westwood
Record added: Oct 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77849266
Lila Myrtle <i>Pigg</i> Caudry
Added by: Donna Westwood
 
Lila Myrtle <i>Pigg</i> Caudry
Added by: Donna Westwood
 
Lila Myrtle <i>Pigg</i> Caudry
Added by: Donna Westwood
 
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Now I know how my mother got her nameMyrl Laura Hampton,they called her Myrtle the turtle growing up daughter of Tracy Watson Hampton, son of Albert Watson Hampton, son of Joseph Alexander Hampton, son of William Riley Hampton
- Susan M. Panayi
 Added: Apr. 13, 2013

- Donna Westwood
 Added: Oct. 8, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service