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John Coleman Crosby
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1876
Union County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1954
Grayson County
Texas, USA

Father is John Samuel Crosby believed to have been born about 1842 in South Carolina and died possibly about 1884 in Arkansas. Any info would be greatly appreciated.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 3 p.m. at the Holloway Cemetery near Dorchester, for John C. Crosby, 77, who died Sunday at 8:05 p.m. at his home in Dorchester. He was a farmer.
Rev. Hubert Long, pastor of Dorchester Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Holloway Cemetery, directed by Barrett Funeral Home.
Mr. Crosby was a native of New Albany, Miss. and came to Texas 48 years ago. He was a member of the Methodist Church.
Survivors include two sons, John Henry Crosby of Dorchester and Hubert Crosby of California; a daughter, Mrs. J.G. Blythe of Tom Bean; a sister, Mrs E.C. Hunkepillar of Charleston, Ark.; 14 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Crosby
  Nancy Catherine Nipper Crosby (1844 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ellen Blythe Crosby (1877 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Clifton Crosby (1902 - 1902)*
  John Henry Crosby (1907 - 1965)*
  Jewel May Crosby Blythe (1912 - 1986)*
  Hubert "Pete" Coleman Crosby (1914 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert David Crosby (1873 - 1943)*
  John Coleman Crosby (1876 - 1954)
  Nancy Elizabeth Crosby Rodgers (1879 - 1946)*
  Clementine Crosby Hunkapiller (1885 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holloway Cemetery
Luella
Grayson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Rose
Record added: Apr 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51415094
John Coleman Crosby
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John Coleman Crosby
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"Thinking of you today on your birthday, Papa" - Love you !
- Rose
 Added: Mar. 31, 2012
No earthly treasures did He own, He sought no wealth or fame. Weary was the path He had to trod, here He suffered many things, for this world knew Him not. He died upon the cross, the Son of God...
- RoxღEd
 Added: Apr. 23, 2011
"Happy Birthday" Papa - Love you!
- Rose
 Added: Mar. 31, 2011
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