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Eudora Rebecca "Big Mama" Russell Gilbert
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Birth: May 5, 1865
Death: Oct. 6, 1941

Dora was known to her grandchildren as "Big Mama."


Mrs. Eudora Gilbert

Pulaski, Tenn., Oct. 7 - (Special) - Funeral services for Mrs. Eudora Gilbert, 76, widow of Dock Gilbert, prominent farmer of the Prospect community in Giles County, whose death following a protracted illness occurred at 1 o'clock yesterday afternoon at her home at Prospect, will be held today at the residence by the Rev. J. E. Trotter, pastor of the Prospect Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Prospect Cemetery.

Mrs. Gilbert was a member of the Baptist Church. She is survived by four daughters, Mrs. E. L. Case, Mrs. J. H. Brazier, both of Prospect, Mrs. Smith Campbell of Birmingham, Ala.; three sons, Bob Gilbert, Athens, Ala., Russell Gilbert, Akron, O., and Lyle Gilbert of Akron, O.: twenty five grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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  James W Russell (1827 - 1914)
  Elizabeth W Hall Russell (1825 - 1899)
  Tazwell G. Gilbert (1860 - 1940)*
  Rosa Lee Gilbert Case (1884 - 1957)*
  Sarah Gilbert Campbell (1887 - 1985)*
  Milton Barbee Gilbert (1889 - 1946)*
  Mary Tennessee Gilbert Brazier (1892 - 1973)*
  Ivan I Gilbert (1893 - 1895)*
  Russell Cardwell Gilbert (1894 - 1974)*
  Rebecca Gilbert (1899 - 1899)*
  Catherine Gilbert Chambers (1903 - 1947)*
  Lyle Eslick Gilbert (1906 - 1965)*
  Nancy J. Russell Fogg (1848 - 1926)*
  Sarah E Russell Hollis (1855 - 1939)*
  Eudora Rebecca Russell Gilbert (1865 - 1941)
  John Andrew James Russell (1867 - 1902)*
*Calculated relationship
Prospect Cemetery
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Jane Gilbert
Record added: Jul 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20363772
Eudora Rebecca Big Mama <i>Russell</i> Gilbert
Added by: Jane Gilbert
Eudora Rebecca Big Mama <i>Russell</i> Gilbert
Added by: Jane Gilbert
Eudora Rebecca Big Mama <i>Russell</i> Gilbert
Added by: Jane Gilbert
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