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 Ellen Elizabeth <I>Sprinkle</I> Rivers

Ellen Elizabeth Sprinkle Rivers

Pennington Gap, Lee County, Virginia, USA
Death 16 May 1987 (aged 91)
Greenville, Hunt County, Texas, USA
Burial Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Plot Section 23 (Morningtide) lot 24 space 9
Memorial ID 72603398 · View Source
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Ellen was the daughter of Elisha Parish Sprinkle and Clara Freeman. She was the sister of seven siblings, Solon, Loren Hobsen, Coy, Wylie Robey, Allie Rae, Hazel Faye Sprinkle and Walter Chandler Sprinkle
She was murdered (beaten to death) on May 16, 1987 by and unknown assailant in her home. She was 91 years old.
A little after 1901 Ellen, her parents and three of her siblings moved from Pennington Gap, Lee County, Virginia to Hunt County, Texas. They came by train.
On August 19, 1911 Ellen married Walter Coleman in Hunt County, Texas. They devorced about 1930.
She was the mother of Glenn, Hazen and Freeman
On an unknown date she married Irven Weatherspoon Rivers

Gravesite Details Buried in the Lawrence side of Lawrence/Rivers family plot. The reverse side of monument is the Rivers.
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ellen Elizabeth Sprinkle Rivers (19 Feb 1896–16 May 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72603398, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by A.D.L (contributor 47895058) .