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Wiley Christopher Ficklin
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1876
Galvez
Ascension Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1973
Ascension Parish
Louisiana, USA

FICKLIN, Wiley C. - - - Died at 6 p.m. Wednesday at D'Ville House Nursing Home in Donaldsonville. He was 97, a native and resident of Galvez. Body at Ourso Funeral Home in Gonzales with visiting until 2:15 p.m. Friday. Religious services at Galvez Pentecostal Church in Galvez at 3 p.m. Friday, conducted by the Rev. Maxie Thomas and the Rev. Herman Bound. Burial in Ficklin Cemetery in Galvez. He is survived by six daughters, Mrs. Alzadie Smiley and Mrs. Lawrence (Anna) Keller, both of Lake, Mrs. Henry (Frances) Trahan of Franklinton, Mrs. Griffin (Myrtle) Phillips of Rosedale and Mrs. Thomas (Agnes) Gayle and Mrs. William (Evelyn) Rogers, both of Galvez; two sons, Emory Ficklin of Lake and Lee Ficklin of Galvez; 47 grandchildren; 138 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great-grandchildren. He was a member of Galvez Pentecostal Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Lillie Ficklin; a son Perkins Ficklin; and a daughter, Gladys Ficklin. Pallbearers; James Gayle, Ronnie Martin, Donald Ficklin, Raymond Ficklin, Wylie Trahan and Clarence Keller. Honorary pallbearers; Lawson Gayle, David Ficklin and J. B. Smiley.
Published in the Morning Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA., Friday, February 23, 1973. 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Jackson Ficklin (1832 - 1914)
  Mary Louisiana Hodgeson Ficklin (1845 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillie Dean Devall Ficklin (1879 - 1971)
 
 Children:
  Gladys Ficklin (1910 - 1913)*
  Myrtle Ficklin Phillips (1910 - 1994)*
  Agnes Ficklin Gayle (1912 - 1997)*
  Leo Herman Ficklin (1917 - 1987)*
  Perkins Ficklin (1917 - 1963)*
  Violet Evelyn Ficklin Rodgers (1921 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Joseph Ficklin (1867 - 1923)*
  Martha Ann Ficklin (1869 - 1941)*
  Emma Dora Ficklin Story (1871 - 1910)*
  Sarah Jane Ficklin Parker (1872 - 1946)*
  Andrew Jackson Ficklin (1874 - 1928)*
  Wiley Christopher Ficklin (1876 - 1973)
  Ada Ophelia Ficklin Carpenter (1878 - 1918)*
  Frances Mathilda Ficklin (1881 - 1968)*
  Lula Erata Ficklin Nickens (1883 - 1965)*
  George Franklin Ficklin (1885 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ficklin Family Cemetery
Galvez
Ascension Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: marlene mckinnon lee
Record added: Jun 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38697628
Wiley Christopher Ficklin
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