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Launa Mae Sellers Whitfield
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1875
Habersham County
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1944
Banks County
Georgia, USA

Commerce News
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. 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Marion Sellers (1851 - 1886)
  Bertha Letitia Sellers (1849 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  William M Whitfield (1853 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  Emmett Lee Whitfield (1895 - 1974)*
  Lewis Clyde Whitfield (1898 - 1963)*
  Roy R Whitfield (1900 - 1927)*
  Jewell E Whitfield Gordon (1903 - 1961)*
  Frances Jane Whitfield Garrison (1905 - 1989)*
  Ruth Whitfield Hix (1908 - 2001)*
  Pierce Paul Whitfield (1909 - 2002)*
  Genie Carrie Whitfield Power (1912 - 1998)*
  Bertha W Whitfield Craft (1916 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Launa Mae Sellers Whitfield (1875 - 1944)
  Homer Roland Sellers (1877 - 1949)*
  Edith Sellers Wiggins (1880 - 1943)*
  Ruth Sellers Sosebee (1884 - 1981)*
  Monnie Sellers (1911 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beaverdam Cemetery
Maysville
Banks County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Rock Talker
Record added: Feb 22, 2010
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Launa Mae <i>Sellers</i> Whitfield
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To honor this life. A Whitfield Desendant,
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