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Sarah C. "Sally" Plunkett Gordy
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1861
Mississippi, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1948
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA

GRAYSON, La., Feb. 23. (Special) Mrs. J. S. Gordy, 86, widow of J. S. Gordy of Grayson, died at her home here early Sunday. The funeral was held in the Baptist church Monday at 10 a.m. with Rev. J. D. Kitchenham [sic Kitchingham] and Rev. E. M. Mouser officiating. Interment was in Welcome Home cemetery, in charge of the Riser Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were all grandsons: Otis, Arthur Truman, Lamar, Bernard and Charles Gordy.

She is survived by seven sons: T. M. of Grayson; S. E., of Grayson; C. L. of Hattiesburg, Miss.; A. B., of Longview, Texas; V. G., of Little Rock, Ark.; J. D., of Kilgore, Texas, and D. P. Gordy of Benton, Ark.; 23 grandsons and 21 great grandsons.

Published in The Monroe News-Star (Monroe, LA), Monday, February 23, 1948 
Family links: 
  John Samuel Gordy (1856 - 1937)*
  Timothy Mathews Gordy (1880 - 1959)*
  Willie Alma Gordy Bullard (1882 - 1919)*
  Charles Lee Gordy (1885 - 1957)*
  Samuel E. Gordy (1887 - 1963)*
  Victor Gardner Gordy (1892 - 1966)*
  James DeKalb Gordy (1896 - 1966)*
  Dewey P. Gordy (1899 - 1995)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Sarah C. "Sally" Plunkett married John Samuel Gordy on November 11, 1878 in Newton County, MS.
Welcome Home Cemetery
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Dec 23, 2010
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Sarah C. Sally <i>Plunkett</i> Gordy
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Sarah C. Sally <i>Plunkett</i> Gordy
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Sarah C. Sally <i>Plunkett</i> Gordy
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- Mary Ross Gordy
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