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Elijah Lafayette "E. L." Truett
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Birth: Apr. 5, 1854
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1918
Colquitt County
Georgia, USA

Moultrie Weekly Observer
Friday, February 15, 1918

May, Feb. 14,-Our community mourns the loss of two of its best known citizens which death claimed.

Also an infant.

Those who died were Mr. E. L. Truett, who died Wednesday and was buried Thursday.

Mr. Jim Hiers, who died Saturday night and was buried Sunday evening.

Mr. Jesse Martin's baby, which swallowed a grain of corn a week or so ago and was taken to Macon to be operated on, succumbed to the operation and was buried last Tuesday.

The bereaved families have the sympathy of the entire community.

Mr. Truett is survived by his wife and twelve children living now, seven boys and five girls and all married.

Mr. Hiers is survived by his wife and seven children, four boys and three girls.

Mrs. Ethel Hiers is seriously ill at the present.

Her many friends hope her a speedy recovery.

Mr. J. T. Sorrell was looking after business matters in Moultrie Saturday.

Mr. Lessie Croft, Irving Boyd and Will Jenkins spent Friday night with the finny tribe at Brice's pond.

They report a catch of one hundred and fifty in one night.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Serena Ann Shaw Truett (1859 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Ida Virginia Truett Tyson (1876 - 1940)*
  Fannie B. Truett (1879 - 1879)*
  James Isben Truett (1880 - 1963)*
  William O. Truett (1883 - 1883)*
  John Thomas Wesley Truett (1883 - 1939)*
  Elonzo Osborne Truett (1885 - 1974)*
  Minnie L. Truett (1889 - 1892)*
  Lacy Columbus Truett (1893 - 1925)*
  Emma Viola Truett Boyd (1894 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sardis Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Berlin
Colquitt County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Anonymous
Originally Created by: Digz Genealogy
Record added: Feb 18, 2008
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Elijah Lafayette E. L. Truett
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