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PFC Cecil Wilson Overbey

PFC Cecil Wilson Overbey

Lyles, Hickman County, Tennessee, USA
Death 3 Sep 1975 (aged 56)
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Bon Aqua, Hickman County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 7079589 · View Source
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Son of Johnson T. Overbey and Malinda Victoria Jenkins. Brother to Garland and Carl. In 1946, Cecil married Hazel Cress in Topeka, Kansas. They had met at a USO dance in Topeka. After they were married they made their home in Kansas City, Missouri. They had 3 daughters, Marylinda, Alice and Terry. After some time Cecil and Hazel separated and he returned to his childhood home in Lyles, Tennessee. After a round with TB, he spent the rest of his life enjoying his favorite pasttimes. Cecil loved to fish and hunt, and also loved to sit around at the local cafe or at the garage talking with his friends. Cecil lost his life to cancer. He was a World War II Veteran.

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  • Created by: Terry
  • Added: 12 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7079589
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Cecil Wilson Overbey (19 Feb 1919–3 Sep 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7079589, citing Five Points Church of Christ Cemetery, Bon Aqua, Hickman County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Terry (contributor 46563218) .