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James M. Brister
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Birth: Dec., 1848
Mississippi, USA
Death: May 25, 1934
Bogue Chitto
Lincoln County
Mississippi, USA

James M Brister obituary, Brookhaven, Mississippi, Semi Weekly Leader, 30 May 1934, p. 3

James M. Brister Buried at Bogue Chitto

James Martin Brister, 89 years of age, beloved resident of Bogue Chitto, died yesterday in a local hospital after an illness of one week. Mr. Brister, know as the "Grand Old Man of Lincoln County," was held in high esteem by hundreds of persons acquired through many years of service in his native county.

Mr. Brister was the father of Mrs. N. R. Currie, of Jackson, and was well known in the Capital City. In addition to Mrs. Currie, several other sons and daughters, nephews and nieces survive.

Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon from the Bogue Chitto Baptist church where he worshipped for many years. His nephews will be active pall bearers, and the honorary bearers will include Dr. Julius Crisler of Jackson, H. C. Applewhite and Dr. C. W. Crisler, both of Brookhaven. -- Clarion Ledger, May 26th
 
 
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 Parents:
  Warrick Brister (1823 - 1890)
  Melinda Martin Brister (1824 - 1914)
 
 Spouses:
  Arminda Hodges Brister (1851 - 1898)
  Lydia Adelia Price Buie (1862 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Warrick Brister (1870 - 1870)*
  John Thomas Brister (1872 - 1940)*
  Truss Malcolm Brister (1878 - 1936)*
  Sidney M. Brister (1879 - 1880)*
  Trevia Brister Currie (1880 - 1963)*
  Ida May Brister Byrd (1886 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Thomas Brister (1841 - ____)*
  John Brister (1842 - 1921)**
  Mary Ann Brister (1846 - 1917)**
  James M. Brister (1848 - 1934)
  James M Brister (1848 - 1934)**
  Samuel Alex Brister (1851 - 1900)*
  Samuel Alex Brister (1851 - 1900)**
  Calvin Marion Brister (1853 - 1917)*
  Rosa Ann Brister Hodges (1855 - ____)*
  Charity Brister Hall (1857 - 1897)*
  Martha D. Brister Price (1861 - 1935)**
  Martha D. Brister Price (1861 - 1935)*
  Annie E. Malinda Brister Morgan (1865 - 1933)*
  Annie Malinda Brister (1865 - 1933)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: h/o Arminda Brister; Triple Mon. with Arminda and Dr. Truss M. Brister
 
Burial:
Warrick Brister Family Cemetery
Enterprise
Lincoln County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: Chelie
Originally Created by: Denise Bowman Flynn
Record added: Apr 20, 2007
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James M. Brister
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James M. Brister
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My Great-Great Grandfather.Son of Warrick Brister(1823-1890)& Melinda Martin(1824-1914).His Son John T. Brister is My Great Grandfather.
- steven brister
 Added: May. 11, 2011
 
 
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