Ellis, Hubert Summers b. July 6, 1887 d. December 3, 1959 U.S. Congressman. He attended Marshall College, engaged in banking (1910-17) and served during World War I as a First Lieutenant in the 150th Field Artillery, 42nd Division, US Army, (1917-19). After the war, became successful in the insurance business and was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-eighth, Seventy-ninth and Eightieth Congresses, serving (1943-49). An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was appointed West Virginia director for the Federal Housing Administration, serving (...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA
Hatfield, Henry Drury b. September 15, 1875 d. October 23, 1962 West Virginia Governor, US Senator. Served as a Major in the United States Army during World War I. He served as the Governor of West Virginia from 1913 to 1917, and United States Senator from West Virginia from 1929 to 1935, being defeated as Republican in 1934. Also served as a Member of the West Virginia State Senate from 1908 to 1912, and Delegate to the Republican National Convention from West Virginia in 1916. (Bio by: K) Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA Plot: Woodmere Abbey of Remembrance Mausoleum Interior, North Side.
Lipton, Clifford Carwood b. January 30, 1920 d. December 16, 2001 United States Army Solider. Veteran of World War II. Member of the 101st Airborne, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, E Company. One of the main characters in the book and miniseries "Band of Brothers." He, along with the rest of the 147-member company, landed in Normandy, liberated French towns from the Nazis, fought in the Battle of the Bulge, stormed the Landsberg concentration camp and attacked Hitler's fortified Eagle's Nest. Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA
Tyler (Myrick), T. (David Luke) Texas b. June 20, 1916 d. January 23, 1972 Country Musician. Known as the "Man with a Million Friends," he combined his ability to sing a pleasant song and a charismatic personality into a successful Country music career in the late 40's and early 50's. Born in the same area of the Arkansas Ouachitas that gave America the Lum and Abner radio characters, T. Texas Tyler learned to play guitar at an early age and began aspiring to a show business career. Since his older brother was in the U.S. Navy and stationed in Rhode Island for a time...[Read More] (Bio by: Ron Hansche) Cause of death: Stomach cancer Woodmere Memorial Park, Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia, USA Plot: Section K, Lot 16, Grave 1. Behind the Woodmere Abbey Mausoleum