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Cleveland Sylvester "Cleve" Bethune, Sr
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1891
Pike County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1951
Bleckley County
Georgia, USA

COCHRAN, June 6 --- Funeral services for Cleveland S. Bethune, 59, who died unexpectedly Tuesday afternoon at his home near Cary will be held at 4pm Wednesday at Cool Springs Baptist Church.
Elder E. D. Bryant will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. He was born in Pike County, but has lived most of his life in Bleckley County where he was engaged in farming.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. C. S. Bethune; three sons, R. H. Bethune, Fernandina Beach, Fla, Cleveland Bethune of Warner Robins, and Ralph Bethune of Savannah; five daughters, Mrs. Fred C. Jacobs of Fernandina Beach Fla., Mrs. Jack Walton of McIntyre, Mrs. Meldon Phillips of Cochran, Miss Betty Bethune of Cochran, and Miss Anice Bethune of Cochran; nine sisters and 13 grandchildren.

FROM: The Macon Telegraph 7 May 1951 Page 5

Name: C. S. Bethune
Event: Death
Event Date: 05 Jun 1951
Event Place: Bleckley, Georgia
Residence: Bleckly
Gender: Male
Age: 60
Race: W
Estimated Birth Year: 1891
Certificate Number: 12886
 
 
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 Parents:
  Doctur Robinson Merida Hugh Bethune (1851 - 1937)
  Blanche Key Bethune (1868 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Minnie Lee Rozier Bethune (1896 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Hazel Bethune Walton (1917 - 2006)*
  Blanche Bethune Phillips (1919 - 1969)*
  Annie Myrtle Bethune (1921 - 1938)*
  Betty Buthune Sapp (1934 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Annie E Bethune Barrs (1885 - 1948)*
  Mary Elizabeth Bethune Wade (1890 - 1968)*
  Cleveland Sylvester Bethune (1891 - 1951)
  Ola Alberta Bethune King (1894 - 1942)*
  Elizabeth Bethune Armstrong (1895 - 1967)*
  Merida Hugh Bethune (1895 - 1905)*
  Grace Irene Bethune (1903 - 1926)*
  Ruby Evelyn Bethune Hall (1916 - 2010)**
  Dorothy Margaret Bethune Stinson (1920 - 2001)**
  Woodford Hughes Bethune (1922 - 1922)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cool Springs Church Cemetery
Danville
Twiggs County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Frances Bowen Frost
Record added: Sep 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29966674
Cleveland Sylvester Cleve Bethune, Sr
Added by: Frances Bowen Frost
 
 
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