Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Willettes in:
 • Highland Cemetery
 • Hattiesburg
 • Forrest County
 • Mississippi
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
Cora Ozonia Rawls Willette
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Sep. 6, 1883
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1936
Harvey
Forrest County
Mississippi, USA

Final rites for Mrs. C. J. Willette, 53, who died late Tuesday at her home in Harvey, were conducted at the residence this afternoon at 2 o'clock.
The Rev. James Be??, pastor of the Court Street Methodist Church, and the Rev. E. E. McKeithem, pastor of the Petal Methodist Church, conducted the rites. Burial was in the new city cemetery.
Mrs. Willette had been a resident of this city for about 17 years. She was a member of the Court Street Methodist Church.
She had been ill for nearly a month prior to her death.
Pallbearers were: Joe Gibson, Robert Rollings, Dewitt Cameron, Jr., Richmond Morris, Mike McElhaney, and Harmon Sherrell.
Surviving Mrs. Willette are: her husband, C.J. Willette, her parent, Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Rawls, Sumrall, Rt. 2; two sons: J. H. and T.J. Willette of Hattiesburg, six sisters; Mrs. A. Barlow and Mrs. O. M. Johnson of Hattiesburg, Mrs. S. Simmons of Foley, Ala., Mrs. J. G. Snelson of San Pedro, Calif., Mrs. S. T. Williams of New Orleans and Mrs. A. D. Haskel of Los Angeles, Calif.; two brothers: P.D. Rawls of Marshall, Texas, and W. Rawls of Chicago.

Published in the Hattiesburg American December 23, 1936. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Columbus Rawls (1857 - 1942)
  Jane Elizabeth McPherson Rawls (1861 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Jay Willette (1878 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Gale Willette (1903 - 1984)*
  Martha Elizabeth Willette Black (1908 - 2001)*
  Martha Elizabeth Willette Black (1908 - 2001)*
  John Henry Willette (1911 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bessie Vanola Rawls Simmons (1880 - 1965)*
  Cora Ozonia Rawls Willette (1883 - 1936)
  Amy Verna Rawls Johnson (1885 - 1967)*
  Martha Pearl Rawls Barlow (1887 - 1976)*
  Lozie Kate Rawls Snelson (1889 - 1974)*
  Wood B Rawls (1891 - 1952)*
  Patrick Dalma Rawls (1893 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Hattiesburg
Forrest County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Beverly Carlisle
Record added: Nov 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100334944
Cora Ozonia <i>Rawls</i> Willette
Added by: Beverly Carlisle
 
Cora Ozonia <i>Rawls</i> Willette
Added by: Beverly Carlisle
 
Cora Ozonia <i>Rawls</i> Willette
Cemetery Photo
Added by: John Paul Laughlin
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

My great grandmother.
- Beverly Sellers Carlisle
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service