|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1912|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 1961|
Son of DUANE PIERCE MARBLE and MAGDALENA KNAPP, KENTON married MARY EDNA BAILEY, the youngest daughter of ROBERT BRADSHAW BAILEY and SARAH JANE CARVER, on October 19, 1937 in Columbus, Mississippi.
Kenton Maurice Marble served in the United States Navy from December 5, 1942 to October 10, 1945. He became a Hospital Apprentice Second Class on January 16, 1942 at the Hospital Corps School, Portsmouth, Virginia. In 1943, Kent was a Pharmacist 2-c (second class), at U.S. Naval Hospital, Bainbridge, Maryland. Kenton kept a Diary from February 1945 to July 21 1945 (1st book) and from July 21 1945 to October 10, 1945 (2nd book) while serving on the U.S.S. LST 284 in the Pacific.
Kent ran the "Tennessee Tree Service" P.O. Box 5 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Kent (as a stepfather) with wife, Mary Edna raised Duane Bradshaw (from age 8) and Sybil Annette (from age 4). Kent and Mary took many childhood photos of Duane and Sybil. Kent and Mary helped Duane & Thera in their early marriage years by giving them luxuries like a portable TV and providing necessities such as coal to keep warm. Kent and Mary gave Duane's 3 sons a swing set. Kenton Maurice Marble and Mary Edna Bailey were married October 19, 1937 in Columbus, Mississippi. Kenton died of a heart attack at age 48 on January 15, 1960. Kent and Mary are buried a Liberty Church Cemetery, Gordon, AL.
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Duane Pierce Marble (1877 - 1943)
Magdalene Knapp Marble (1884 - 1982)
Mary Edna Bailey Marble (1903 - 1987)
Pauline Virginia Marble Gossett (1905 - 2001)*
Laurence Duane Marble (1907 - 1968)*
Ruth Janice Marble Stahl (1910 - 1998)*
Kenton Maurice Marble (1912 - 1961)
Emory Wages Marble (1914 - 1999)*
George Downs Marble (1914 - 1997)*
Created by: DeCody Brad Marble
Record added: Jun 05, 2007
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Added: Jun. 5, 2007