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Emily Ann Holland Gibson
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1830
Columbus
Muscogee County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1906
Lee County
Alabama, USA

MRS. E. A. GIBSON, AGED 76, IS DEAD
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Prominent Lady of Mott's Mill Community Passes Away ~ Mrs. Emily A. Gibson died at her home at Mott's Mill, Ala., yesterday morning at 11:15 o'clock after an illness of eighteen weeks of rheumatic affection and general ill health. On the 13th of this month she arrived at her 76th milestone, having been born on that day in the year 1830. She was a member of the Methodist church and practiced in daily life the principles of her religion. Mrs. Gibson is survived by three sons, Mr. O.H. Gibson of Austin, Texas and Messrs. G.F. and W.H. Gibson of Flat River, Mo., one daughter, Mrs. Mary H. Meadows of Mott's Mill, and one sister, Mrs. J.H. Curran of Atlanta. The funeral will take place from the late residence at ten o'clock this morning. The services will be conducted by Rev. Mr. Williams. Interment will be at Mt. Zion church, Smith's Station.
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Columbus (GA) Daily Enquirer, 7/21/1906. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Cayle Holland (1804 - 1853)
  Henrietta Day Holland (1801 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Bennett Gibson (1827 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Mary H. Gibson Meadows (1854 - 1940)*
  John Thomas Gibson (1856 - 1901)*
  Sallie E. Gibson (1858 - 1875)*
  Lorena Kate Gibson (1861 - 1878)*
  Wiley Jones Gibson (1866 - 1892)*
  Eddie E. Gibson (1869 - 1878)*
 
 Siblings:
  Orlando Stinson Holland (1826 - 1875)*
  Orlena J. Holland Smith (1828 - 1858)*
  Emily Ann Holland Gibson (1830 - 1906)
  Sarah Elizabeth Holland (1832 - 1833)*
  James Thomas Holland (1834 - 1896)*
  Mary Hannah Holland Daniel (1837 - 1861)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Four sided monument, Thomas Bennett Gibson on one side, Emily Ann Holland Gibson on the opposite side.
Front:
Father and Mother
His side:
Relentless sweeps the stroke of fate,
The strongest fall.
Death leaves to its eternal rest,
The weary soul.
Her side:
Her children arise up and call her blessed,
her husband also and he praiseth her.
Prov. 31-28.

 
Burial:
Mount Zion Cemetery
Smiths Station
Lee County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Rich Dohm
Originally Created by: gravrgrl
Record added: Nov 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44212923
Emily Ann <i>Holland</i> Gibson
Added by: gravrgrl
 
Emily Ann <i>Holland</i> Gibson
Added by: gravrgrl
 
Emily Ann <i>Holland</i> Gibson
Added by: gravrgrl
 
 
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"Her children rise up and bless her; Her husband also, and he praises her... And let her works praise her in the gates." Proverbs 31:28-31
- Rich Dohm
 Added: Nov. 17, 2009
 
 
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