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John Franklin Chenault
Birth: Apr. 27, 1888
Macon
Macon County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 19, 1966
Alexandria
Rapides Parish
Louisiana, USA

John Franklin Chenault and Emma Mae Sisney Chenault are pictured together in this memorial. There is also a picture of John Franklin Chenault and Louise Blanche Cannon on their wedding day in 1929.

Married twice. First to Emma Mae Sisney. John Franklin and Emma Mae Sisney Chenault had two sons, Thomas Franklin Chenault and John Francis Chenault. Upon the death of Emma May Sisney Chenault, John Franklin Chenault married Louise Blanche Cannon.

John Franklin Chenault, age 78, died at 4:00 a.m. on Monday, December 19, 1966 in an Alexandria, Louisiana hospital. Native of Poplar Bluff, Missouri and a resident of Boyce, Louisiana; retired town marshall of Boyce. Deputy Sheriff in Rapides Parish from June 1944 to May 1962. Member of Church of God in Sharp, Louisiana, member of IOOF Lodge, Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Member of Louisiana Peace Officers Association, Charter Member of International Association of Auxiliary Police, Louisiana Parish Safety Council, Rapides Parish Civil Defense and Department Fire Marshall of Louisiana.

Mr. Chenault was preceded in death by a son, John Francis Chenault, who died October 27, 1966. Funeral services will be a 3:00 p.m. Wednesday at Hixson Brothers Chapel in Alexandria, with burial in Flatwoods Cemetery. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Louise Cannon Chenault, Boyce; two sons, Thomas Chenault, Abilene, Texas and A. B. Chenault of Boyce; three daughters, Mrs. John Bailey, Jena, Louisiana; Mrs. Harold Garrett of Lafayette, Louisiana and Mrs. William Bond, Boyce; one sister, Mrs. Harold W. Walters, Baldwin Park, California, 16 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Permission to use this obituary in this memorial granted by the children of John Franklin Chenault). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John William Chenault (1858 - 1916)
 
 Spouses:
  Louise Blanche Cannon Chenault (1907 - 1970)
  Emma May Sisney Chenault (1893 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Franklin Chenault (1911 - 1973)*
  John Francis Chenault (1921 - 1966)*
  Albert Blanchard Chenault (1929 - 2013)*
  Iris Elizabeth Chenault Bond (1931 - 2007)*
  Flossie Amanda Chenault (1938 - 2014)*
  Bobby Ray Chenault (1941 - 1941)*
 
 Sibling:
  George Madison Chenault (1882 - 1960)*
  John Franklin Chenault (1888 - 1966)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Here lies a man
 
Burial:
Flatwoods Cemetery
Flatwoods
Rapides Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Harold Garrett
Originally Created by: zzyzx1947
Record added: Aug 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21142121
John Franklin Chenault
Added by: Harold Garrett
 
John Franklin Chenault
Added by: Rebecca Susan Garrett- Ratajczyk
 
John Franklin Chenault
Added by: Harold Garrett
 
 
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- Larry Chenault
 Added: Aug. 19, 2012
To my beloved PawPaw, whom I lost to God in heaven when I was only 7 years old. My time with him was much too short, but I loved & cherished the time I had with him. He has been an Angel in Heaven watching over me all these years. He was a wonderful, k...(Read more)
- Rebecca Susan Garrett Ratajczyk
 Added: Dec. 28, 2012
looking for info on this person, I am his grand daughter in law....contact me at cchollywood13@gmail.com cindy chenault
- cindy chenault
 Added: Jul. 25, 2010
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