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Jessie Lee "Jack" Eley, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1877
Marshall County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 19, 1931
Bedford County
Tennessee, USA

He was the son of Francis Marion and Harriet Catherine Mangrum Eley. He married his first wife June 28, 1895, at Poplin's Cross Roads, Bedford Co., Anna Eleanor S, daughter of Thomas Green and Martha Stevenson Sykes. She had auburn hair, and died at the age of 36 years in Greenville, Texas, where she is buried with her three babies in East Mount cemetery. Jessie Lee (Uncle Jack) Eley worked at Collins furniture store on the square in Greenville when he went there the first time. He married his second wife, Mrs. Mary Frances (Fannie) Alsbrooks Hensee, March 23, 1913 in Greenville, Texas. She was the daughter of Robert William Alsbrooks and wife Edna Earl Jones Alsbrooks, and was born June 6, 1890 in Dawson Srings, Hopkins County, Kentucky. Jessie Lee Eley, Sr. was the shoe man at J.J. Thompson store in Shelbyville, and was at the store when he dropped dead Dec. 1931. He was buried Dec 21 in the Unionville Cemetery in Bedford County, Tenn.

The photo at right shows "Jack" left, with brother William Anderson (Will) Eley 
Family links: 
  Francis Marion Eley (1857 - 1922)
  Harriet Catherine Mangrum Eley (1842 - 1920)
  Anna Elenor Eley (1875 - 1911)
  Robert Allen Eley (1896 - 1946)*
  Jessie Lee Eley (1877 - 1931)
  John Franklin Eley (1878 - 1897)*
  William Anderson Eley (1884 - 1961)*
*Calculated relationship
Unionville Cemetery
Bedford County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Gerald Staggs
Record added: Jan 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64760218
Jessie Lee Jack Eley, Sr
Added by: Gerald Staggs
Jessie Lee Jack Eley, Sr
Added by: John C. Jones
Jessie Lee Jack Eley, Sr
Added by: John C. Jones
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- Reva Eley Staggs
 Added: Jan. 27, 2011

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