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Clarence Benjamin Bishop
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1879
Prince George County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1955
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA

Married on January 29, 1903

Obituary Published in the Progress Index on December 19, 1955

Clarence Benjamin Bishop, 76, of 518 Highland Ave., Colonial Heights, died last night at 7p.m. in the Petersburg General Hospital after a long period of declining health.

Mr. Bishop was a native of Prince George County, but had made his home in Colonial Heights and Chesterfield County for 35 years. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.

Surviving is his wife, Mrs. Nettie Warthan Bishop, and six daughters: Mrs. R.D. Smith of Colonial Heights; Mrs. Pauline Hargrave of Colonial Heights; Mrs. E. E. Mayes of Raleigh, NC; Mrs. L. E. Scarborough, of Prince George County; Mrs. C. H. Angel of College Park, MD; and Mrs. John Longhridge of Colonial Heights; one sister, Mrs. Mary Warthan of Prince George, 12 grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 2 p.m. inthe chapel of E. Alvin Small Funeral Home, Colonial Heights. The Rev. D. L. Ward, Pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church and the Rev. O. W. Patterson, former pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church will officiate. Interment will be in Southlawn Memorial Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Benjamin Bishop (1846 - 1926)
  Julia Ann Brockwell Bishop (1849 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Nettie Blance Warthan Bishop (1882 - 1963)*
 
 Children:
  Virginia Blance Bishop Smith (1904 - 2009)*
  Pauline Warthan Bishop Hargrave (1907 - 1957)*
  Merten Rudolph Bishop (1909 - 1929)*
  Lottie Hildaguard Bishop Mayes (1910 - 1999)*
  Mildred Gertrude Bishop Scarborough (1913 - 1978)*
  Adelaide Elizabeth Bishop Angel (1915 - 2005)*
  Robert Edward Bishop (1918 - 1919)*
 
 Sibling:
  Clarence Benjamin Bishop (1879 - 1955)
  Mary Virginia Bishop Warthan (1881 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Southlawn Memorial Park
Prince George
Prince George County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Amanda Bishop Burns
Record added: Jul 20, 2011
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Clarence Benjamin Bishop
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Clarence Benjamin Bishop
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- Amanda Bishop Burns
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- Amanda Bishop Burns
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- Amanda Bishop Burns
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