John William Whiteside

John William Whiteside

Birth
Myrtle, Union County, Mississippi, USA
Death 18 Sep 1957 (aged 94)
Bardwell, Ellis County, Texas, USA
Burial Bardwell, Ellis County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 54193029 · View Source
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Father of Viola Pearl Whiteside Gailey Cash

Obituary: Waxahachie Daily Light; Sep 19, 1957
J. W. Whiteside, 94, died at his home in Bardwell Wednesday after a month’s illness. Funeral services will be held Friday at the Keever Chapel in Ennis with the Rev. F. O. Garner of Bardwell and the Rev. Welch of Ennis officiating. The remains will lie in state at the funeral home until the service hour. Interment will be in the Bardwell cemetery.
Mr. Whiteside was born in Myrtle, Miss., July 17, 1863 and came to Bardwell in 1896 where he had resided since. He was a retired farmer, ginner and banker and was active in church, civic and commercial circles up to the time of his retirement. Until his death, he was the oldest resident in the Bardwell community. He was a member of the Bardwell Methodist Church of which he was a steward for 50 years and later an honorary steward.
He was married to Miss Annie Scott in Hickory Flat, Miss., 76 years ago. After her death, he was married 15 years ago to Mrs. Eadie Fannin of Waco, who survives.
Other survivors include one son, Percy Whiteside of Ennis; three daughters, Mrs. Charles E. Cash and Mrs. D. S. Stovall of Waxahachie, and Mrs. George Tyler of Wichita Falls; three brothers, Leighton Whiteside of Bardwell, Sam Whiteside of Paris, and Stewart Whiteside of Waxahachie; a number of grandchildren and great grandchildren, and 26 great great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be his grandson: Aubrey, Doyle and Jessie Stovall, Jack Wiley Gailey, Jack Wood, Jack Charles Wood, Everett Roberts and Jack Ward.


Gravesite Details Son William Neely Whiteside, buried in Old Hickory Flat Cemetery, Benton MS; Memorial #35385575

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  • Created by: Susan Johnston
  • Added: 27 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54193029
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John William Whiteside (17 Jul 1863–18 Sep 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54193029, citing Elm Branch Cemetery, Bardwell, Ellis County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Susan Johnston (contributor 47301411) .