|Birth: ||Feb. 8, 1903|
|Death: ||Nov. 5, 1950|
Son of George Benjamin and Bertha Celia (Olson) Pounds.
Note: He was born John Austin Pounds. After the death of his mother in 1906, John was adopted by Elmer M. and Emma Newland and his name chaged to John Emmett, but he was called "Jack". Jack was a musician who made his living playing with a Western Swing band. He married Venda Orris in 1920, Wichita, KS. Jack later married Mollie C.Hurley in 1928 in Beaumont, Tx. Three children were born to this union: Jeane, Ann, and Ray Newland.
Jack died accidentally at the age of 47 from suffocation and burns secondary to a fire in his home in Beaumont, Tx. He is buried in Fairlawn Cemetery, Stillwater, Payne Co., OK.
George Benjamin Pounds (1862 - 1941)
Bertha Celia Olson Pounds (1872 - 1906)
Infant Pounds (____ - 1906)**
Thomas Franklin Pounds (1891 - 1966)*
Hans Allen Pounds (1893 - 1964)*
James William Pounds (1894 - 1970)*
Amanda E. Pounds Smith (1896 - 1964)*
Ardath S. Pounds Bray (1898 - 1984)*
Arlie Gertrude Jones Anderson (1898 - 1931)*
John Emmett Newland (1903 - 1950)
Keith Leland Foreman (1904 - 1963)*
Plot: Blk-1A4 Lot 6
Maintained by: G. Robideaux
Originally Created by: DonZas
Record added: Oct 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11931473
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Added: Aug. 17, 2012
Birth name: John Austin Pounds. Adopted as Jack Emmet Newland. Known in the Pounds family as "Uncle Jack." Rest in peace, Uncle Jack.|
Added: Nov. 5, 2011
Added: Mar. 27, 2008