Mary Maylissa <I>Garrett</I> VanSickler

Mary Maylissa Garrett VanSickler

Virginia, USA
Death 18 Feb 1939 (aged 86)
Burial Bluemont, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 44794956 · View Source
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The following is an obituary for Mary Garret Van Sickler. The paper is not identified, nor is there a date.

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Garrett Van Sickler, widow of John B. Van Sickler, were held from the home in Philmont, Monday, the Rev. Henry B. Cole and the Rev. C.L. Beard officiating. Interment was made in Ebenezer Cemetery.

Mrs. Van Sickler, 86 died Saturday after an illness of two weeks from bronchial pneumonia. She was the daughter of Enoch and Hannah Batson Garrett, the last member of her immediate family, and one of the best known residents of her neighborhood. She was married December 5, 1870 to John B. Van Sickler who preceded her in death some years ago. Mrs. Van Sickler lived her entire life in the Philmont community where she leaves a host of friends.

Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Lula Chamblin, Herndon; Mrs. Mary Chamblin and Mrs Elizabeth Rust, at home and one son, Hempstone W. Van Sickler, Purcellville; seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were W.A. Pearson, Guy Rust, Hill Rector, H.B. Anderson, R.J. Lake and Brite Tavenner.

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  • Created by: Betty Frain
  • Added: 25 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44794956
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Maylissa Garrett VanSickler (7 Jul 1852–18 Feb 1939), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44794956, citing Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery, Bluemont, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Betty Frain (contributor 46858568) .