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John J. Bishop

  • Birth 29 Jan 1848 Chambers County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 25 Apr 1937 Chambers County, Alabama, USA
  • Burial Chambers County, Alabama, USA
  • Memorial ID 10592295

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John Bishop & Mary A. Bibby married January 29, 1871 in Chambers County, Ala.
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"The LaFayette Sun" - April 28, 1937:

J. J. Bishop Buried at Abanda Monday P.M.

J. J. Bishop, age 89 years, well known resident of Abanda, died at his home there last Sunday following a brief illness.
The deceased was a member of one of Chambers County's best-known families and had been a vital part of that section of the county for many years. He was a member of the Methodist Church at Abanda and was otherwise active for a long period of years in the affairs of that community.
Funeral service was held from the Abanda Church on Monday afternoon at 2:30 with Rev. G. D. Hunt and W. W. Lankford officiating. Interment was in the (Bibby) family cemetery near *Abanda with J. E. Cutler, LaFayette, undertaker in charge.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Janie Stephens, Abanda; and Miss Dora Bishop, also of Abanda; one brother G. A. Bishop, Wadley and 2 sisters, Mrs. Matilda Foster of Dadeville and Mrs. Frances Stephens, Wadley.

*Note: Cemetery isn't near Abanda.
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  • Maintained by: Churchwell
  • Originally Created by: D. Brown Love
  • Added: 9 Mar 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10592295
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John J. Bishop (29 Jan 1848–25 Apr 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10592295, citing Bibby Family Cemetery, Chambers County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Churchwell (contributor 46607715) .