Aaron Ladner

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Aaron Ladner

  • Birth 31 Oct 1878 Poplarville, Pearl River County, Mississippi, USA
  • Death 6 Dec 1959 Poplarville, Pearl River County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Poplarville, Pearl River County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 12945467

Aaron was the son of Rutillus Ladner and Mary C. J. Beall Ladner.

Aaron's siblings were:
1. Virginia
2. Rutillus, Jr (Called Babe)
3. Martha Bell
4. Carey E.
5. Mary (Called Molly)
6. Otta (Called Ottie)
7. John (Died at age 4)
8. Donna

Aaron married Minnie Missouri Rester who was the daughter of William "Bill" Rester and Anna Bilbo Rester.

Aaron and Minnie had the following children:
1. Ouida Ladner Randolph
2. Robert F. "Bob" Ladner
3. Lucretia "Cressie" Ladner Beech
4. James Hubert Ladner
5. Ella A. Ladner Hartfield

Obituary printed in Poplarville Weekly Democrat on December 10, 1959.

Death Claims East Pearl Resident

Aaron Ladner, a resident of the East Pearl Community for about 25 years, died at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Acy Hartfield, at 8:45 a. m. Sunday. Mr. Ladner had been in ill health for several months.

Mr. Ladner, a retired farmer, was the son of the late Rutillus and Mary Beall Ladner and was born in the Progress Community of Pearl River County October 31, 1878. He was preceeded in death by his wife, Minnie Rester Ladner, on September 21, 1944. Mr. Ladner, 81 years of age at the time of his death, was a member of the East Pearl Baptist Church.

Survivors of Mr. Ladner are five children, Mrs. W. C. Randolph of Bay St. Louis, Mrs. Dan C. beech of Progress, Mrs. Acy Hartfield of the East Pearl Community, Robert F. Ladner of Poplarville and Hubert Ladner of East Pearl Community; two sisters, Mrs. Z. J. Hayden of Annapolis, Maryland and Mrs. Ottie Williams of Paulsberry, N. J.

Funeral services were held at East Pearl Baptist Church Monday afternoon at 2:00 with Rev. Jimmie Lee, pastor, and Rev. Jesse Broadus officiating. Burial followed in the Juniper Grove cemetery, with Jenkins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Donald A. Ladner, Robert "Buck" Ladner,Terrell Randolph, Bill Blaylock, Alfred Smith and Oveal Lee. Honorary pallbearers were Marion Howard, Randal Sones, Mack Waldrop, Alfred Wheat, Dwyn Williams, Sollie Rester, Tommie Loftin, Taswell Head, Albert Lee, Monore Lee and Lawrence H. Holliday.

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  • Maintained by: Colonel Don Ladner
  • Originally Created by: NatalieMaynor
  • Added: 10 Jan 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12945467
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Aaron Ladner (31 Oct 1878–6 Dec 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12945467, citing Juniper Grove Cemetery, Poplarville, Pearl River County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Colonel Don Ladner (contributor 47101855) .