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Birth: Oct. 15, 1878
Blackshear
Pierce County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1932
Oteen
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Source: North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Spouse's name: Edna F Grady


Waycross Journal Herald
3/24/2010
Two Veterans Two Different Wars Two Different Centuries

One veteran's military grave marker destroyed by vandals. One veteran's military grave marker has been faded by the passage of time. One veteran fought for CSA, 1861-65. One veteran fought in WWI, 1914-19.

BLACKSHEAR Military grave marker dedications for two soldiers will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. in the Blackshear City Cemetery at the gravesites of:

Alfred Shaw, Private
Co. C, 28th Regiment,
Georgia Voluntary Infantry
Confederate States of America

Harry W. Grady, Private 1st Class
4th Corps Artillery Park
World War 1

Both veterans served with unblemished honor, said Margie Mae Blythe-Poland, of the Francis S. Bartow United Daughters of the Confederacy (Chapter 83). "Both heroes are soldiers who put their lives on the line for us," she said. "They were the defense that surrounds us always and keeps us safe. We can never offer enough gratitude for our soldiers in all of our Wars....

 
 
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 Parents:
  Hatch Whitfield Grady (1831 - 1893)
  Maria Stewart Grady (1842 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna Constance Fitzpatrick Roberts (1885 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Louis Grady (1862 - 1930)*
  Gertrude Lorena Grady Cato (1864 - 1954)*
  Jessie Florence Grady Ellis (1868 - 1897)*
  Harry W. Grady (1878 - 1932)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blackshear City Cemetery
Blackshear
Pierce County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: B. Roberts
Record added: Mar 26, 2010
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Pvt Harry W. Grady
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Pvt Harry W. Grady
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 Added: May. 19, 2011

- Wiregrass Irisheyes
 Added: Mar. 27, 2010

- B. Roberts
 Added: Mar. 26, 2010
 
 
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