|Birth: ||Sep. 8, 1872|
|Death: ||Jun. 13, 1955|
FERRIDAY, June 15 — (Special) — Funeral services for Albert O. Oliphant, 83, of Catahoula parish, who died Monday night in a Natchez, Miss. hospital after a short illness were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Old Catahoula Baptist Church.
Rev. Johnston, of Natchez, assisted by Rev. J. C. Cruse of Enterprise, officiated at the services and interment was in the church cemetery under the direction of Comer Funeral Home of Ferriday.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Fannie Oliphant; two sons, Barney Oliphant of Shreveport and Oscar Oliphant of Natchez; three daughters, Mrs. Hazel Cotton of Ferriday, and Mrs. Mabel Miles and Mrs. Ora Hackney, both of Harrisonburg; one brother, Bryant Blackwell [sic Brian Blackmon] of Columbia; and two sisters, Mrs. Lillie Rushing of Columbia and Mrs. Martha Watts of Monroe.
Pallbearers were W. P. Berry, George McGee, Ernest Guinn, Emmett Johnson, Jess Beasley and Johnny Stupson.
Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Wednesday, June 15, 1955
Emma Cornwell Blackmon (1852 - 1938)
Fannie L. Dunlap Oliphant (1879 - 1970)
Ora A. Oliphant Hackney (1903 - 1987)*
Barney M. Oliphant (1908 - 1971)*
Mabel Louise Oliphant Miles (1911 - 2002)*
Woodrow Wilson Oliphant (1913 - 1954)*
Otis R. Oliphant (1916 - 1992)*
Allene Gertrude Oliphant (1923 - 1923)*
Albert O. Oliphant (1872 - 1955)
Lillie Oliphant Rushing (1878 - 1970)*
William Robert Oliphant (1880 - 1951)*
E. Brian Blackmon (1892 - 1969)*
Martha Blackmon Watts (1894 - 1972)*
Note: Albert O. Oliphant married Fannie L. Dunlap on March 10, 1898 in Catahoula Parish, LA.
Catahoula Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Oct 04, 2011
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