|Birth: ||Feb. 20, 1875|
|Death: ||Feb. 15, 1944|
February 24, 1944, Thursday
MRS. LAUNAH MAE WHITFIELD DIES
Mrs. Launah Mae Sellers Whitfield died at the home of Mrs . W. L. Gordon, Tuesday night, February 15, after an illness of two weeks.
Mrs. Whitfield was born in Habersham county, February 20, 1 875. She was married to W.M. Whitfield fifty years ago. She has lived in this community for many years.
Funeral services were held at Beaverdam church, on Thursday , February 17, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Wyatt M. Gilbert and Rev. Joe Brown officiating.
She is survived by ten children. They are Emmett Whitfield , of Commerce; Lewis Whitfiled, of Duncan, S.C., Pierce Whitfield, of Greer, S.C.; Mrs. W. B. Meeks, Seneca, S.C.; Mrs . W. L. Gordon, Commerce; Mrs. Odell Garrison, of Greenville, S.C.; Mrs. Jason Hix, of Commerce; Mrs. Guy Powers, of Commerce; Mrs. L.R. Watson, of Winder, and Mrs. J.M. Craft of Calhoun, Ga.
Interment was in the church cemetery. Little-Ward Funeral Directors in charge.
William M Whitfield (1853 - 1924)
Emmett L Whitfield (1895 - 1974)*
Lewis C Whitfield (1897 - 1963)*
Roy R Whitfield (1900 - 1927)*
Jewell E Whitfield Gordon (1903 - 1961)*
Fannie Jane Whitfield Garrison (1905 - 1989)*
Ruth Whitfield Hix (1908 - 2001)*
Bertha W Craft (1916 - 1986)*
Pierce P Whitfield (1919 - 2002)*
Created by: Rock Talker
Record added: Feb 22, 2010
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