Mary Jane Bobbitt Fortenberry

Arkansas, USA
Death 27 Jul 1933 (aged 89)
Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 66754791 View Source
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Note: The obituary as follows:
Jonesboro Evening Sun Thursday July 27, 1933.
Death Claims Aged Resident of R.F.D.2.
Mrs Mary J. Fortenberry, aged 89 died at the home of her son, Tom Fortenberry, Jonesboro Route 2 this morning at eight o'clock. Death came following serveral weeks of illness.

She is survived by two sons, Tom Fortenberry and Herbert Fortenberry, Jonesboro, Route 2, and one daughter, Mrs. Knox Wiles of Oklahoma.

The funeral will be held tomorrow morning at twelve o'clock at the New Hope Cemetery. Rev. Hinson of Center Hill and Rev. Joe A. Stevens of Bono will conduct the services and the Farmers Union Association will be in charge of the interment.
Note: This was also published in Jonesboro Daily Tribune, Friday July 28, 1933.
Services held today.
Note: There is conflicting information that she was buried at Union Grove Cemetery. Most likely NOT at Union Grove.

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  • Created by: Albert Upton
  • Added: 10 Mar 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 66754791
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Jane Bobbitt Fortenberry (7 Aug 1843–27 Jul 1933), Find a Grave Memorial ID 66754791, citing New Hope Cemetery, Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Albert Upton (contributor 46834370) .