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Mary Malissie Ann Batchelor Culverhouse
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1868
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1936
Bienville Parish
Louisiana, USA

Mrs. Mary Melissy Ann Culverhouse, wife of Mr. Jerry Culverhouse of Hope, La. died Saturday afternoon, Feb. 2, 1936 of heart trouble, having been ill only a day or two. She was laid to rest Sunday afternoon at Andrew Chapel following services with Reverends W. T. Strain of Simsboro, T. Davis of Hope and C. P. McCullum of Plain Dealing in charge. Mrs. Culverhouse was 67 years old, was married 50 years, leaves 11 children, husband and 54 grandchildren, and two sisters. She joined the Andrew Chapel church at the age of 17 where she remained a faithful member till death called her.

Published in the Minden Signal Tribune and The Springhill Journal February 11, 1936.


The recent passing of Mrs. J. M. Culverhouse was the cause of deep sorrow for her bereaved family, and much sadness and regret for all who knew her. Mrs. Culverhouse was born October 28, 1868, near Ringgold. Lived there until she married Mr. J. M. Culverhouse February 4, 1886. Died February 1, 1936, at 5:20. She was 67 years, 3 months and 4 days old. Mother of 11 children, 51 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. She joined the church at the age of 18. When married moved to Fryeburg years and lived a christian life, where she lived until death. Mrs. Culverhouse raised a large family and was the first to pass away. All her children are church members. She was sick only a few hours, from 2:30 Friday eve until 5:20 Saturday eve. Funeral services were held for the deceased at Andrew Chapel Sunday eve at 3:30, by Rev. W. T. Strain of Simsboro and Rev. McCulllen of Ringgold, where interment was also made. She is survived by a husband, Mr. J. M. Culverhouse; eight daughters, Mrs. W. H- Griffie, Miss Ida Culverhouse, Mrs. A. J. Stevens, Mrs. E. D. McGraw, Heflin. La.; Mrs. E. E. Woodard and Mrs. W.
W. Griffie, Ringgold, La.; Mrs. W.W. Herrington, Minden; three sons, D. P. Culverhouse, Fryeburg; M.T.
Culverhouse, Heflin; J. A. Culverhouse, Haughton, La.; two sisters, Mrs. Fannie Davis, and Mrs. Salenah Davis, both of Heflin.
Many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mr. and Mrs. Culverhouse are among the oldest citizens of Fryeburg. Everyone regrets to give
Mrs. Culverhouse up.

Published in the Bienville Democrat 2/6/1936


Family links: 
  Daniel Batchelor (1819 - 1895)
  Martha A. Tyler Batchelor (1829 - 1921)
  Jerry Mirrah Culverhouse (1863 - 1955)
  Martha Euphema Culverhouse Martin (1886 - 1962)*
  Malissie Ella Culverhouse Griffie (1888 - 1958)*
  Willie Ida Culverhouse (1890 - 1978)*
  Daniel Price Culverhouse (1892 - 1954)*
  Ruthie Myrtle Culverhouse Woodard (1893 - 1959)*
  Martin Tyler Culverhouse (1895 - 1955)*
  Susianna Jane Culverhouse Herrington (1897 - 1981)*
  Zella Arneta Culverhouse Griffith (1899 - 1972)*
  Viola Alverta Culverhouse Stevens (1901 - 1991)*
  Jerry Allen Culverhouse (1903 - 1959)*
  Eula Maude Culverhouse McGraw (1906 - 1993)*
  Albina Jeroline Batchelor Davis (1851 - 1887)*
  Henry Bennett Batchelor (1853 - 1910)*
  Selena Azelee Batchelor Davis (1856 - 1955)*
  Robert Warren Batchelor (1858 - 1914)*
  Emily Frances Batchelor Davis (1865 - 1937)*
  Mary Malissie Ann Batchelor Culverhouse (1868 - 1936)
*Calculated relationship
Andrews Chapel Cemetery
Webster Parish
Louisiana, USA
Maintained by: Barry Holland
Originally Created by: Doug McBroom
Record added: May 25, 2010
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Mary Malissie Ann <i>Batchelor</i> Culverhouse
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Mary Malissie Ann <i>Batchelor</i> Culverhouse
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