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Jesse Ellis Gwynn
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Birth: Feb. 13, 1889
Monongalia County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1966
Preston County
West Virginia, USA

Jesse E. Gwynn, 77, Kingwood, died yesterday afternoon in Preston Memorial Hospital at Kingwood.

He was born Feb. 13, 1889, a son of the late Marion & Priscilla Bennett Gwynn; and taught in the Preston and Monongalia County School Systems for 43 years before his retirement.

Mr. Gwynn was a member of the West Virginia and National Education Associations, and a member and deacon emeritus of the Kingwood Baptist Church.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Mary Shafer Gwynn; three daughters, Mrs. Hugh (Eleanor) Gibson and Mrs. Claude (Mildred) McGee, both of Kingwood; and Mrs. Millard (Betty) White of St. Petersburg, Fla.; two brothers, Victor and Lawrence Gwynn, both of Fairmont; two sisters, Mrs. Hazel Taylor and Mrs. Mary Meredith, also of Fairmont; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the Browning Funeral Home in Kingwood after 4 p.m. today, where funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. Rev. L. L. Hoptry will officiate, and burial will be in the Maplewood Cemetery at Kingwood.

Times-West Virginian, Aug. 10, 1966

married Mary K. Shafer
Aug. 11, 1917 Gladsville, Preston Co., WV 
Family links: 
  Marion M. Gwyn (1855 - 1908)
  Priscilla Bennett Gwyn (1860 - 1908)
  Mary Kathleen Shafer Gwynn (1895 - 1978)*
  Eleanor Christine Gwynn Gibson (1918 - 1996)*
  Marian Elizabeth Gwynn White (1920 - 1980)*
  Sallie Gwyn (____ - 1879)*
  Leroy Gwyn (1880 - 1893)*
  Bertha Mae Gwynn Moran (1882 - 1945)*
  Victor Gwynn (1884 - 1978)*
  Herbert Burton Gwynn (1886 - 1966)*
  Jesse Ellis Gwynn (1889 - 1966)
  William Lester Gwynn (1891 - 1940)*
  Hazel Marie Gwynn Taylor (1898 - 1977)*
  Mary Gwynn Meredith (1899 - 1982)*
  Lawrence Jason Gwynn (1901 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
Maplewood Cemetery
Preston County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Crystal
Record added: Apr 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51728326
Jesse Ellis Gwynn
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