|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1864|
|Death: ||Dec. 26, 1947|
James was the son of William Henry Ashmore and Francis Jane McDaniel Ashmore. He was married 3 times; 1. Henretta Woods, Dec. 13,1889, in Carrollton, Ms. 2. Eunice Bell King, Feb. 27,1895 in Carrollton, Ms. 3. Hattie Lamb.
Not sure how many children he had with Henretta and Eunice, but he and Hattie had none.
He passed away in the Whitfield State Hospital in Rankin County, Mississippi.
Funeral services were held for J.B. Ashmore at Long View Church, Dec. 27th. at 2 p.m. conducted by Rev. H.L. Smith. Interment in church cemetery with Lee Funeral Home in charge of arrangement.
Mr. Ashmore, who died at a Jackson, Miss., hospital Dec. 26th, lived for many years near Carrollton & was a prosperous farmer& good citizen. For the past few years he had made his home near Poplar Creek. He was 84 years of age & was a member of Long View Methodist Church.
He leaves his wife, Mrs.Hettie Ashmore, Poplar Creek; 3 daughters, Mrs. A.C. Cooper, Jackson, Mrs. Lillie Sprouce & Mrs. A.Y. Malone, Grenada; 3 sons, J.L & L.S. Ashmore, Carrollton & B.F. Ashmore, Pickens; 1 sister, Mrs. Clemmie Turner, Grenada, & 1 brother, Charlie Ashmore.
Eunice Bell King Ashmore (1873 - 1931)
Minnie Beatrice Ashmore Finch (1890 - 1928)*
James Lennie Ashmore (1892 - 1969)*
Lillion Frances Ashmore Sprouse (1894 - 1962)*
Bessie Lorene Ashmore Malone (1902 - 1965)*
Floyd Sisson Ashmore (1904 - 1962)*
Benford Forrest Ashmore (1910 - 1993)*
Created by: Patricia Holt
Record added: Jun 12, 2004
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