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Jesse Luther Sproles, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1914
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 1978
Louisiana, USA

Thursday, September 7, 1978
Paper: Advocate (Baton Rouge, LA)
Page: 8
Died at 3:15 a.m. Wednesday, Sept 6, 1978, at his residence in Irwinville. He was 64, a native of Alto and a veteran of World War II.

Body at Mulhearn Funeral Home, Winnsboro, from 4 p.m. Friday until 1 p.m. Saturday. Religious services at Turkey Creek Baptist Church, Turkey Creek, at 2 p.m. Saturday. Burial in Central Cemetery, Wisner.

Survived by his wife, Mrs. Ollie Kinison Sproles, Irwinville; a daughter, Mrs. Huey (Margie) Cates, Jeanerette; five sons, Jesse Sproles, Jr.; Irwinville; Willie F. Sproles, Baton Rouge; Kildren Sproles, Jarreau; Charles Lee Sproles, Gonzales and Michael Sproles, Maringouin; five sisters, Mrs. Mable Maxie of Minnesota, Blanche McDonald, Natchez, Miss., Verna Lee Gwin, Baskin, Georgie Murry, Vidalia, Bennie Mae Stephens, Ferriday; a brother, L.C. Sproles, Vidalia; 22 grandchildren.

Wilbert Funeral Home, Port Allen, in charge of local arrangements.


Jesse is believed to have been born in Mississippi, the son of Luther Jesse and Etta (Nations) Sproles. He was the husband of Ollie Kinison. Their children included Michael Wayne, Jesse L. Jr., Margie, Kildren, Willie, and Charles. At the time of his death Jesse resided at Erwinville, La.
Family links: 
  Luther Jessie Sproles (1885 - 1938)
  Ollie Kinison Sproles (1914 - 1993)*
  Michael Wayne Sproles (1947 - 2008)*
  Mabel Sproles Maxie (1912 - 1990)*
  Jesse Luther Sproles (1914 - 1978)
  Woodrow Sproles (1919 - 1961)*
  Blanche Marie Sproles McDonald (1932 - 2003)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Thank You to Rainbow for providing the obituary.
South Central Cemetery
Franklin Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
Record added: May 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52446531
Jesse Luther Sproles, Sr
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
Jesse Luther Sproles, Sr
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
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Thank you
- Rainbow
 Added: Dec. 5, 2014
For Jesse.
- sam sproles
 Added: Feb. 7, 2012

- DeeDee Bethel
 Added: Nov. 23, 2011

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