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Ottie Gann Forshee

Macon County, Tennessee, USA
Death 15 Sep 2006 (aged 95)
Franklin County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Franklin, Simpson County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 67513216 · View Source
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FRANKLIN - Ottie Gann Forshee, 95, of Franklin died Sept. 15, 2006 at The Medical Center of Franklin.

The Macon County, Tenn., native was saved and baptized at age 12 at Old Beech Bottom Church in Macon County, and was the oldest member of Drakes Creek Missionary Baptist Church. She was the wife of the late Irvin Forshee. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Aubrey, Cordell and Delbert Gann; and a sister, Bessie Johnson.

Funeral is at 11 a.m. Monday at Crafton Funeral Home, with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. Visitation is from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. today and after 6 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.craftonfuneral

Survivors include a daughter, Dorothy Dowell and her husband, Fred, of Bowling Green; two sons, Dewey Forshee and his wife, Magline, of Franklin and Harold Forshee and his wife, Nancee, of Anderson, S.C.; a sister, Dossie McFadden of Ridgeway, Va.; eight grandchildren, Dean Forshee and his wife, Gail, of Anderson, S.C., Brian Forshee and his wife, Betsy, of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., Jo Lynn Smith and her husband, Jon, of Lake Charles, La., Gary Forshee of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Kevin Forshee and his wife, Lori, of Franklin, Lori Seaton and her husband, Lan, of New Port Richey, Fla., Craig Dowell and his wife, Lauren, of Bowling Green and Erik Dowell and his wife, Kim, of Woodburn; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

1930 United States Federal Census
about Ottie Forshee
Name: Ottie Forshee
Home in 1930: District 4, Davidson, Tennessee
Age: 19
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1911
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: Irvin Forshee
Race: White
Household Members:
Name Age
Irvin Forshee 22
Ottie Forshee 19
Dewey H Forshee 2 1/12




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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ottie Gann Forshee (18 Sep 1910–15 Sep 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67513216, citing Greenlawn and Shady Rest Cemetery, Franklin, Simpson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by M&B❤️Family (contributor 46983123) .