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Virginia Pickens "Jennie" Blissett
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1862
Pickens County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1934
Pickens County
Alabama, USA

DEATH CLAIMS AGED RESIDENT SATURDAY

The tender cord that has held the life of Miss Jennie Blissett the past several weeks was severed last Saturday morning at 6 o'clock and entered into that eternal rest on the peaceful shore, after an illness extending through several weeks from heart affliction.

Deceased was born east of Carrollton and has lived her entire life near this place. At the time of her death she was a resident of the Big Creek section, residing three miles west of Carrolton. She was a daughter of the late J.M. Blissett and had passed her three score years and ten allotment.

She is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Effie Tennison and Mrs. J.W. Campbell, of near Carrollton, and one brother, E.L. Blissett, of Pickensville.

Funeral services were held Sunday morning at ten o'clock, Rev. P.R. Curry, of Carrolton, paying a beautiful tribute to the deceased, after which the body was tenderly laid to rest in the cemetery at Big Creek Baptist church.

newspaper obituary August 2, 1934


Name: Virginia Pickens Blissett
Gender: Female
Burial Date: 29 Jul 1934
Burial Place: Ala.
Death Date: 28 Jul 1934
Death Place: Carrollton, Pickens Co., Ala.
Age: 72
Birthdate: 25 Apr 1862
Birthplace: Pickens Co., Ala.
Occupation: Farmer & ...
Race: White
Marital Status: Single
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: James Morris Blissett
Father's Birthplace: S. C.
Mother's Name: Sarah Jane Hall
Mother's Birthplace: S. C.
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B59340-5
System Origin: Alabama-EASy
Source Film Number: 1728019
Reference Number: p 405 cn 12
Alabama Deaths and Burials 1881-1952
 
 
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 Parents:
  James M Blissitt (1828 - 1915)
  Sarah Jane Hall Blissitt (1840 - 1919)
 
 Siblings:
  Virginia Pickens Blissett (1862 - 1934)
  Edward L Blissett (1867 - 1939)*
  Missey Beulah Blissitt (1869 - 1933)*
  Kate Blissitt Campbell (1875 - 1962)*
  Theora A. Blissitt (1878 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Spelling variations in last name: Blissitt and Blissett were used on family monuments.
 
Burial:
Big Creek Cemetery
Pickens County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: LJH
Record added: Mar 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66401292
Virginia Pickens Jennie Blissett
Added by: Stephen McBride
 
Virginia Pickens Jennie Blissett
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