Bertha Sykes Chappell

Jefferson County, Mississippi, USA
Death 3 Oct 1941 (aged 45)
Waverly, Madison Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Delhi, Richland Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 124312905 View Source
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TALLULAH, Oct. 7. — (Special) — Funeral services for Mrs. Bertha Chappell, 41, of Waverly community, who died suddenly at her home Saturday, were held Sunday afternoon. The Rev. H. N. Alexander, pastor of the Presbyterian church here, officiated.

Interment followed in the Masonic cemetery at Delhi.

Mrs. Chappe[ll] is survived by her husband, Carter Chappell; a son, Earl Chappell of Lake Village, Ark.; a daugher, Susie Lee Chappell of Kingsville, Texas; five brothers, Christman Sykes and Melton Sykes of Waverly, Arthur and Wyatt Sykes of Tendal, and Horace Sykes of Lake Providence, and four sisters, Mrs. John R. Frost of Delhi, Mrs. Claud Bryant and Mrs. Mike Cathey of Waverly, and Mrs. C. L. Fairchild of Tuscaloosa, Ala.

The pallbearers were Robert Williams, W. L. Taylor, J. P. Millikin, Luther Bush, Audrey McKinney and Ollie Chauncy.

The McKie-Crothers Funeral home was in charge of arrangements.

Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Tuesday, October 7, 1941

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  • Created by: Ron Manley
  • Added: 29 Jan 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 124312905
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha Sykes Chappell (Aug 1896–3 Oct 1941), Find a Grave Memorial ID 124312905, citing Delhi Masonic Cemetery, Delhi, Richland Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Ron Manley (contributor 46788603) .