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John A. Cornwell
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1874
Louisiana, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 1966
Jena
La Salle Parish
Louisiana, USA

KELLY (Tallulah) Funeral services for John A. Cornwell, 92, of Kelly, were to be held at 2 p.m. today at First United Pentecostal Church of Olla, with the Revs. Elmer Douglas and C. D. Thornton officiating.

Burial was to be in Tidwell Cemetery near here by Riser and Son Funeral Home of Columbia.

Mr. Cornwell died Tuesday night at Golden Age Nursing Home of Jena after a long illness.

Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. J. D. Elliott and Mrs. Elmer Ford, both of Goodpine, Mrs. Sid Price of Jena, Mrs. Lee Robinson of Mobile, Ala., and Mrs. Harold Rosselle of Kelly; a step-daughter, Mrs. Minnie Cox of Columbia; a brother, Millard Cornwell of Winnsboro; 30 grandchildren, 78 great-grandchildren and ten great-great-grandchildren.

Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Thursday, September 8, 1966
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Spouse 1: Minnie Wainwright Cornwell
Marriage: October 30, 1895 in Natchitoches Parish, LA

Spouse 2: Alma Lillie Harrelson Cornwell
Marriage: October 4, 1914 in LA 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Martin Van Buren Cornwell (1845 - 1925)
  Martha Adeline Harris Cornwell (1839 - 1898)
 
 Spouses:
  Minnie Wainwright Cornwell (1871 - 1909)
  Alma Lillie Harrelson Cornwell (1882 - 1957)
 
 Children:
  Rosa Lee Cornwell Elliott (1896 - 1985)*
  Frances Elma Cornwell Ford (1903 - 1977)*
  Alma L. Cornwell Price (1906 - 1968)*
  Sherman Daniel Cornwell (1916 - 1919)*
  Bertha Lee Cornwell Robinson (1917 - 1978)*
  Mildred Cornwell (1921 - 1923)*
  Mary M. Cornwell Rosselle (1923 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas M. Zeagler (1862 - 1925)**
  Paralee Fife Cornwell Zeagler (1868 - 1952)*
  Henry Huston Cornwell (1869 - 1880)*
  Silas Cornwell (1870 - 1954)*
  John A. Cornwell (1874 - 1966)
  Sarah Elizabeth Cornwell Wilson (1877 - 1961)*
  Millard Cornwell (1880 - 1971)*
  James Walker Cornwell (1882 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Tidwell Cemetery
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Sep 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77113504
John A. Cornwell
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
 
John A. Cornwell
Added by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
 
 
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- Ron Manley
 Added: Jan. 17, 2013
 
 
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