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Chessie Laura Wilcox Guffey
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1904
Madison County
Alabama, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1953
Guntersville
Marshall County
Alabama, USA

Chessie Laura Wilcox Guffey was the daughter of Greenberry C. Wilcox. She was raised by her older sister, Liddie, and brother-in-law, Jim Allison.

Chessie married Ernest Monroe Guffey on July 18, 1921, in Jackson County, Alabama. To this union was born four children - Katherine Elizabeth, James Edward, Paul Russell, and Charles Everett Garland Guffey. Katherine Elizabeth died of whooping cough on February 6, 1922, at only a few months of age.

Chessie's nephew, Leroy Pritchett, son of Oscar & Mittie Wilcox Pritchett (Chessie's sister), was also married into the Guffey Family. Leroy married Gladys Guffey, the only sister of Ernest Guffey.

Chessie was a member of the Free Holiness Church.

For more information, see "The Guffey Family: Ancestors & Descendants of Ephraim Monroe Guffey", by Shannon D. Byrd.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Green Berry Wilcox (1861 - 1932)
  Mary A. Thurman Wilcox
 
 Spouse:
  Ernest Monroe Guffey (1902 - 1981)*
 
 Children:
  Katherine Elizabeth Guffey (1921 - 1922)*
  James Edward Guffey (1923 - 2001)*
  Charles Everett Garland Guffey (1928 - 1982)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Wilcox**
  Liddie Wilcox Allison (1886 - 1965)*
  Mittie Frances Wilcox Pritchett (1888 - 1956)*
  George Columbus Wilcox (1893 - 1944)*
  Ollie M. Wilcox Early (1897 - 1991)*
  Chessie Laura Wilcox Guffey (1904 - 1953)
  Lee May Wilcox West (1915 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: MOTHER
 
Burial:
New Prospect Cemetery
Swearengin
Marshall County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Byrdman of Big Cove
Originally Created by: Johnny Tidmore
Record added: Dec 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63417438
Chessie Laura <i>Wilcox</i> Guffey
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Chessie Laura <i>Wilcox</i> Guffey
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Chessie Laura <i>Wilcox</i> Guffey
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