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Clara B. MERRELL James
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1898
Faulkner County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 1967
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA

Mrs. Clara B. James, 69 years old, 3924 North 6th Street, Fort Smith, Arkansas, died Wednesday morning, November 15, 1967 following a long illness. A former resident of Van Buren, Arkansas. Mrs. James was born April 4, 1898 at Mayflower, Arkansas, the daughter of Mr.Jesse Leonida Merrell and Mrs. Georgia Anne Lockey Merrill. She was a member of the Trinity Baptist church.

Survivors are her husband, Cornelius; a son; a daughter, Virginia of Fort Smith; two sisters, Mrs. Latchey of Van Buren and loula of Jackson, Michigan; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was held at 2:30 p.m. Friday in Edwards Funeral Home chapel with Eddie James, the officiating minister. Burial was in Forest Park cemetery.

Information was contributed to Find A Grave by Tonia Holleman, who has been on a project of documenting and photographing headstones in Historical and abandoned cemeteries in Arkansas and Oklahoma. If you have any additional information or corrections you can contact Tonia at

Family links: 
  Cornelius James James (1895 - 1976)*
  Virginia James Hartley (1917 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Park Cemetery
Fort Smith
Sebastian County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: Ronald Walton
Record added: May 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26857441
Clara B. <i>MERRELL</i> James
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Clara B. <i>MERRELL</i> James
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- Ronald Walton
 Added: May. 16, 2008

- Tonia Holleman
 Added: May. 16, 2008

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