|Birth: ||Jun. 18, 1879|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 1965|
Called Leila in early records, which also use the spelling Sarah. Daughter of William & Sarah Jane "Janie" (PAGE) EDWARDS. Married 19 JUL 1896 in Lee County, Alabama, to James Walter INGRAM. Mother of at least nine children.
"Mrs. Sara INGRAM, 85, 4115 Holly Ave., died at 3:35 p.m. Sunday at St. Francis Hospital after a short illness. // Mrs. INGRAM was born June 18, 1879 in Alabama. She was a member of Gentian Baptist Church and had lived here most of her life. // Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Ralph DOLLAR and Mrs. H. G. PRATT, both of Columbus, Mrs. H. P. RILEY, Decatur, and Mrs. Christine JIMINEZ, Long Beach, Calif.; two sons, Sherwood INGRAM, Columbus, and Robert INGRAM, Virginia; and 20 grandchildren." [Columbus (GA) Ledger newspaper, Monday, 08 FEB 1965, p. 16.]
"INGRAM -- Funeral services for Mrs. Sara INGRAM will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. from the Striffler-Hamby Chapel with the Rev. Randy D. MULLIS, pastor of Gentian Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will be in Parkhill Cemetery. The following grandsons will serve as active pallbearers: Willie B. INGRAM, Herbert INGRAM, David INGRAM, Lamon INGRAM, David PRATT and Keith PRATT. Honorary pallbearers include Cliff CATCHING, DeWitt COLEY, Charles RANSON, Ernest CLARK, W. L. DURHAM and H. C. WADE. Survivors include...several great-grandchildren." [Columbus (GA) Ledger newspaper, Tuesday, 09 FEB 1965, p. 16.]
Per Georgia Death Index: Sara E. INGRAM, White female, died 07 FEB 1965, aged 85 years, in Muscogee County, Georgia, as a resident of the same county, death certificate #003268.
Per Social Security Death Index: Sara INGRAM, born 18 JUN 1879, died FEB 1965, SS# 260-10-4826, issued in Georgia before 1951, no last residence or death benefits ZIP code reported.
Infant brother: W. A. EDWARDS
Daughter Emma Lou Ella INGRAM and Louis Jacob O'HEARN were the parents of Sarah Frances INGRAM, who married William WESTERN and resided in the Bronx, New York.
Sarah Jane Page Edwards (1850 - 1920)
James Walter Ingram (1878 - 1924)*
Durward Walter Lee Ingram (1897 - 1953)*
Shurward Franklin Ingram (1901 - 1966)*
Emma Lou Ella Ingram Riley (1907 - 1975)*
Mary Jane Ingram Dollar (1912 - 1977)*
Carrie Helen Ingram Barnard (1916 - 1974)*
Flossie Ingram Pratt (1918 - 2001)*
W. A. Edwards (____ - 1884)*
Sarah Leila Edwards Ingram (1879 - 1965)
Created by: John Mallory Land
Record added: Mar 24, 2012
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