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Charles Griffin Oliver
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1871
Lincoln Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1945
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA

Charles Griffin Oliver, night marshal of Winnfield, died instantly last Friday night from a heart attack while he was waiting in a local store to complete a purchase.

The deceased was born in Lincoln Parish February 14, 1871. His parents were the late Mr. and Mrs. William Oliver. He came to Winnfield in 1909, three years after his marriage to Miss Annabelle Anders [sic Andrews], who preceded him in death several years.

Funeral services were held at the First Baptist Church last Sunday afternoon conducted by the Rev. H. H. McBride, pastor, assisted by the Rev. Alwin Stokes, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church. Interment was in the Winnfield Cemetery. He was a member of the Baptist Church and also of the Masonic fraternity.

Surviving him are one daughter, Mrs. H. J. Endom, Jr. and one granddaughter, Jeri Endom of Shreveport; three sisters, Mrs. J. W. Willard, Monroe, Mrs. Mollie Autrey, Dubach, and Mrs. H. H. Bittick, Baton Rouge; two brothers, H. M. [sic M. W.] Oliver, Bloomburg, Tex., and L. B. Oliver, Shreveport.

Active pallbearers were R. W. Buce, Wiley Hammons, Bob Smith, Byron Jackson, Alfred Walker, W. U. Drewett, and W. H. Baker.

Published in The Winnfield News-American, February 2, 1945 
Family links: 
  William R. Oliver (1832 - ____)
  Annie Andrews Oliver (1881 - 1933)
  Thelma Lucille Oliver Endom (1907 - 2006)*
  Queen Victoria Oliver Wise (1854 - 1936)*
  Mollie Henrietta Oliver Autrey (1857 - 1955)*
  William C Oliver (1860 - 1939)*
  Mackie Jane Oliver Farley (1864 - 1939)*
  Major Wilson Oliver (1866 - 1956)*
  Alice Aldora Oliver Osburn (1868 - 1951)*
  Charles Griffin Oliver (1871 - 1945)
  Amanda Oliver Willard (1874 - 1947)*
*Calculated relationship
Winnfield Cemetery
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Jul 03, 2010
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Charles Griffin Oliver
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Charles Griffin Oliver
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- Ron Manley
 Added: Oct. 30, 2013

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