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 Mary Elizabeth <I>King</I> Gaines

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Mary Elizabeth King Gaines

  • Birth 3 Jan 1870 Rhea County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 17 Feb 1932 Dayton, Rhea County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Dayton, Rhea County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 11402690

Mary was my Great-Grandmother she is in an unmarked grave so I don't know the exact location of her grave.She had 5
daughters,Caroline D. Russell,Nannie Sybil Gaines,Georgie A. Gaines,Molley Beulah Gaines(my grandmother) and Lena M. Gaines.She died the day my mama (Betty A. McClure) was born.
Her parents were John H. and Nancy(Cooley) King.
Her obituary:
Mrs. Mary E. Gains
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Gains died on February 17 at the home of Mr. and Mrs. C.H. Flemings,Morgan Springs.She was born January 3, 1870,and left a beautiful testimonial. she is survived by four daughters,Sybil Mitchell,Caroline Pelfrey,Lena Goodwin and Beulah McClure;one sister,Mrs. Sallie Henderson of Pleasant Hill,and four brothers,John King of Ogden,Joe king of Dayton,Robert King of Montana,Charlie King of Arkansas.These unite in voicing thanks to friends for help and sympathy.At the time of her death,Mrs.Gains was making her home with her niece, Clara Fleming. She was laid to rest in Mt. View Cemetery.

A very special Thank You to Ann Yeager for sponcering my Great-Grandmothers Memorial Page. It means a whole lot to me.



  • Created by: darlene sneed
  • Added: 22 Jul 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11402690
  • Ann Williams Davis
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Elizabeth King Gaines (3 Jan 1870–17 Feb 1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11402690, citing Dayton City Cemetery, Dayton, Rhea County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by darlene sneed (contributor 46791636) .