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Edwin Eugene Klingman
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Birth: Aug. 24, 1872
Death: Jul. 11, 1953

The Delta Democrat-Times, Greenville, Miss. Sunday, July 12, 1953

E.E. Klingman Dies Saturday; Funeral Sunday

Funeral services for Edwin Eugene Klingman, for many years prominent in business circles of Greenville and the Delta region as an official of a wholesale grocery firm, will be held at First Presbyterian Church at 4 p.m. Sunday by the pastor, Dr. W.V. Gardner. Burial will be in Greenville Cemetery. National Funeral Home is in charge.

Mr. Klingman died in King's Daughters Hospital at 10:30 a.m. Saturday after an illness of four months. He would have been 81 on August 24.

Mr. Klingman was born at Bolton, Miss., where he lived his early life and received his high school education. Later he was graduated from Soule Business College in New Orleans.

Coming to Greenville at the age of 18, he became connected with the wholesale grocery firm of The Goyer Company and for 37 years was associated with that firm.

Later he was superintendent of the Greenville terminal and for the past several years was connected with Greenville Oil Works and Barrow-Agee Laboratories.

Me. Klingman was for many years a member of the Greenville Lodge of Masons and Greenville Lodge of Elks.

In 1896 he was married to Miss Sarah Ann Bell of Greenville. He is survived by his wife; a son, Edwin Klingman, Jr., of Lake Charles, La.; six grandchildren, Edward B. Hill, Jr., Dr. William Kenen Hill of Miami, Fla., Miss Sarah Ann Hill of Greenville, Edwin Eugene Klingman, III, Flora Bell Klingman, William West Klingman, all of Lake Charles, La., and a sister, Miss Jennie Klingman of Bolton.

Family links: 
  William Klingman (1831 - 1922)
  Mary Ann McCoy Klingman (1834 - 1916)
  Sarah Ann Bell Klingman (1874 - 1968)
  Edwin Eugene Klingman (1897 - 1956)*
  Alice B. Klingman Hill (1901 - 1952)*
  Elizabeth Klingman Merritt (1867 - 1941)*
  William Klingman (1869 - 1942)*
  Virginia Klingman (1871 - 1966)*
  Edwin Eugene Klingman (1872 - 1953)
  Charles Franklin Klingman (1874 - 1946)*
  Harry M. Klingman (1876 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenville Cemetery
Washington County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: Row 5, Block 186, Plot 4
Maintained by: Dorothy Parke
Originally Created by: Ron Yates
Record added: Jan 01, 2009
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Edwin Eugene Klingman
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- Ron Yates
 Added: Jan. 1, 2009

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