Laura Wilson <I>Edmunds</I> Willis

Laura Wilson Edmunds Willis

Kentucky, USA
Death 12 Mar 1929 (aged 71)
Smiths Grove, Warren County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Glasgow, Barren County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 123966677 · View Source
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Mrs Lalla Willis, 72, of Becton, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs Leonard Hildreth at Smiths Grove, Tues morning.

She had been spending the winter with her sister, Mrs Elizabeth Barton, at Marion, Ark. Mrs Barton died about six weeks ago and Mrs Willis started to her home at Becton and was taken ill on the way and stopped at Smiths Grove and was unable to continue to her home.

Survived by four children: Mrs Hildreth, Mrs Claud Amos, Mrs James Edmonds and Miss Annie Willis.

The Glasgow Republican Mar 14, 1929


The Glasgow Times Mar 14, 1929

Article gives same information as above.


Laura Edmunds Willis (1857-1929) was the first burial in the Beech Grove Baptist Church cemetery. The other Willis family members were re-interred here at a later date.


Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1953
Name: Mrs Laura Edmonds Willis
[Mrs Laura Edmonds Edmonds]
Death Date: 12 Mar 1929
Death Location: Warren
Age: 71
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: White
Birth Date: 28 Jul 1857
Birth Location: Kentucky
Father's Name: C P Edmunds
Father's Birth Location: Kentucky
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Eubank
Mother's Birth Location: Kentucky
Burial: Beech Grove Cemetery


Home in 1880: Glasgow Junction, Barren, Kentucky
Frank Wellis 38
Lorah Wellis 21
M. L. Wellis 10m

Home in 1900: Rocky Hill, Barren, Kentucky
Frank Willis 59
Lorra W Willis 42
Hattie Willis 18
Kate A Willis 15
Annie L Willis 11
Mamie I Willis 9
Jessie F Willis 4
Garnet Duval 1/12


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  • Created by: Laura J. Stewart
  • Added: 22 Jan 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 123966677
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Wilson Edmunds Willis (28 Jul 1857–12 Mar 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 123966677, citing Beech Grove Church Cemetery, Glasgow, Barren County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Laura J. Stewart (contributor 47412616) .