Simeon Warren Collins1

M, b. 2 July 1876, d. 17 July 1944
     Simeon Warren Collins was born on 2 July 1876.1 He married Sarah Bagwell, daughter of Lawrence Robert Bagwell and Fannie A. Walker, after 1890.1 Simeon Warren Collins died on 17 July 1944 at age 68.1 He was buried at Center Ridge Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S1167] Simeon Warren Collins Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.

Samuel Whitfield Bagwell

M, b. May 1870, d. 1937
     Samuel Whitfield Bagwell was born in May 1870 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of James William Bagwell and Jane Palina Ivy. Samuel Whitfield Bagwell married Sallie T. Hollis on 28 January 1894 at Winston City, Mississippi. Samuel Whitfield Bagwell married Alice Theodocia "Allie" Barnes on 19 April 1909 at Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi. Samuel Whitfield Bagwell died in 1937 in Winston City, Mississippi.1 He was buried at Murphy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.1

Children of Samuel Whitfield Bagwell and Sallie T. Hollis

Child of Samuel Whitfield Bagwell

Children of Samuel Whitfield Bagwell and Alice Theodocia "Allie" Barnes

Citations

  1. [S6282] Samuel Whitfield Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/23430564

Sallie T. Hollis

F, b. 8 February 1868, d. 27 September 1908
     Sallie T. Hollis was born on 8 February 1868 in Mississippi.1 She married Samuel Whitfield Bagwell, son of James William Bagwell and Jane Palina Ivy, on 28 January 1894 at Winston City, Mississippi. Sallie T. Hollis died on 27 September 1908 at age 40.1 She was buried at Murphy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Winston County, Mississippi.1

Children of Sallie T. Hollis and Samuel Whitfield Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S6283] Sallie Hollis Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/23430563

Reverend James Osbon Bagwell

M, b. 19 December 1894, d. 5 January 1974
     Reverend James Osbon Bagwell also went by the name of Jim Bagwell. He was born on 19 December 1894 in Mississippi. He was the son of Samuel Whitfield Bagwell and Sallie T. Hollis. Reverend James Osbon Bagwell married Mollie Banes after 1910. Reverend James Osbon Bagwell died on 5 January 1974 in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi, at age 79. He was buried at Murphy Creek Cemetery, Louisville, Winston County, Louisiana.

William A. Bagwell

M, b. 22 March 1896, d. 18 May 1977
     William A. Bagwell was also known as Bill A. Bagwell. He was born on 22 March 1896 in Mississippi. He was the son of Samuel Whitfield Bagwell and Sallie T. Hollis. William A. Bagwell married Edna Smith, daughter of I. J. Smith and Margrette Elizabeth Bagwell, after 1918. William A. Bagwell lived in 1976 in Jackson, Mississippi. He died on 18 May 1977 at age 81. He was buried at Murphy Creek Cemetery, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.

Children of William A. Bagwell and Edna Smith

Citations

  1. [S6284] Juanita Bagwell Miles Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26990547

Jessie Bagwell

F, b. August 1897
     Jessie Bagwell was born in August 1897 in Mississippi. She was the daughter of Samuel Whitfield Bagwell and Sallie T. Hollis. As of after 1915,her married name was Murphery. Jessie Bagwell married (?) Murphery after 1915.

Rubie Maudine Bagwell

F, b. 24 May 1899, d. 23 March 1971
     Rubie Maudine Bagwell was born on 24 May 1899 in Webster, Winston County, Mississippi. She was the daughter of Samuel Whitfield Bagwell and Sallie T. Hollis. As of after 1917,her married name was Banes. Rubie Maudine Bagwell married Dennis Banes after 1917. As of before 1971,her married name was McCall. Rubie Maudine Bagwell married (?) McCall before 1971. Rubie Maudine Bagwell died on 23 March 1971 in Volusia County, Florida, at age 71. She died on 23 March 1971 in Volusia County, Florida, at age 71.

Elizabeth Ann Bagwell

F, b. 25 May 1868
     Elizabeth Ann Bagwell was born on 25 May 1868 in Choctaw City, Mississippi. She was the daughter of James William Bagwell and Jane Palina Ivy.

John M. Bagwell

M, b. 20 December 1865
     John M. Bagwell was born on 20 December 1865 in Choctaw City, Mississippi. He was the son of James William Bagwell and Jane Palina Ivy. John M. Bagwell married Mary Hollis on 17 November 1898 at Winston County, Mississippi.

Child of John M. Bagwell and Mary Hollis

Mary Jane Bagwell

F, b. 10 June 1863
     Mary Jane Bagwell was born on 10 June 1863 in Choctaw City, Mississippi. She was the daughter of James William Bagwell and Jane Palina Ivy.

John Milton Bagwell

M, b. 12 December 1899, d. 21 November 1978
     John Milton Bagwell was born on 12 December 1899 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Pilot Bagwell and Florence Celia Wells. John Milton Bagwell married Willye Era Fulcher on 9 January 1921 at Choctaw County, Mississippi. John Milton Bagwell died on 21 November 1978 in Winston County Community Hospital, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi, at age 78.1 He was buried at Murphy Creek Cemetery, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.1

Children of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher

Citations

  1. [S1912] John Milton Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.

Willye Era Fulcher

F, b. 16 October 1901, d. 8 January 1995
     Willye Era Fulcher was also known as Willie Era Fulcher. She was born on 16 October 1901 in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi. She married John Milton Bagwell, son of John Pilot Bagwell and Florence Celia Wells, on 9 January 1921 at Choctaw County, Mississippi. Willye Era Fulcher died on 8 January 1995 in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi, at age 93. She was buried at Murphy Creek Cemetery, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.

Children of Willye Era Fulcher and John Milton Bagwell

James Harold "Bunt" Bagwell

M, b. 14 January 1926, d. 7 October 2006
     James Harold "Bunt" Bagwell was born on 14 January 1926 in Winston County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher. James Harold "Bunt" Bagwell married (?) Stevenson after 1940. He was in the US Marine Corps during World War II and the Korean War. James Harold "Bunt" Bagwell died on 7 October 2006 in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi, at age 80.1 He was buried at Memorial Park, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.1

Citations

  1. [S6259] James Harold “Bunt” Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/105189713

(?) Stevenson

F
     (?) Stevenson married James Harold "Bunt" Bagwell, son of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher, after 1940.

John Milton Bagwell

M, b. 12 December 1923, d. 14 February 2007
     John Milton Bagwell was born on 12 December 1923 in Winston County, Mississippi. He was the son of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher. John Milton Bagwell married Marie Perez after 1940. He served in the US Army Air Corp and US Air Force for 25 years. He was a retired marksmanship instructor. He served from June 30 1942 to January 27 1950 and from April 21 1951 to August 7 1967. John Milton Bagwell died on 14 February 2007 at age 83. He was buried at Murphy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Winston County, Mississippi.

Marie Perez

F
     Marie Perez married John Milton Bagwell, son of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher, after 1940.

Coley Rye Bagwell

M, b. 8 October 1930, d. 18 October 2018
     Coley Rye Bagwell was born on 8 October 1930 in Louisville, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher. Coley Rye Bagwell married Doris Elizabeth Taylor before 1945. Coley Rye Bagwell died on 18 October 2018 at age 88
Coley R. Bagwell
Oct 8, 1930 - Oct 18, 2018

Coley Bagwell, age 88, passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at his residence in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation will be Saturday, October 20 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday, October 21 in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Grant Arinder and Rev. Perry Pugh officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Scott Fortenberry officiating.

Coley was born in Louisville on October 8, 1930, to John Milton and Willie Fulcher Bagwell. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Louisville and was a Shriner. After losing his sight as a young adult, he attended the Mississippi School for the Blind and learned to tune pianos. He owned Bagwell Piano and Furniture Company for many years traveling many miles tuning pianos in churches, schools, and homes.

Coley is survived by four children: Patty Reynolds and husband Dr. Kevin Reynolds of Forest, Mississippi; Corey Bagwell of Starkville, Mississippi; Nancy Hardy and husband Steve also of Starkville; and David Bagwell and wife Shasta of York, Pennsylvania. One of his greatest joys was being “Papaw Coley” to his nine grandchildren: Kur Reynolds (Robbye Anne), Ky Reynolds (Casey), Taylor Hardy, Riley Hardy, Will Hardy, William Bagwell, Coley Bagwell, Dayton Bagwell, and Deacon Bagwell. He is also survived by his brother, Rodney Bagwell and wife Judy and sister-in-law Frances Bagwell all of Louisville. Coley is preceded in death by his wife, Doris Taylor Bagwell; his parents; his brothers James Harold “Bunt” Bagwell and John Milton Bagwell, Jr; and his sister Jo Ann Miller.

Serving as pallbearers are William Bagwell, Riley Hardy, Will Hardy, Jimmy Bagwell, Ricky Miller, and Dean Wingate. Memorials contributions in honor of Coley may be given to the Lions Club, P. O. Box 425, Louisville, MS 39339.1

He was buried at Memorial Park, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.1

Citations

  1. [S6257] Coley Rye Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/194097550

Jo Anne Bagwell

F, b. 23 December 1928, d. 20 October 2015
     Jo Anne Bagwell was born on 23 December 1928 in Winston County, Mississippi. She was the daughter of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher. As of 6 January 1943,her married name was Miller. Jo Anne Bagwell married Darnald Miller on 6 January 1943. Jo Anne Bagwell died on 20 October 2015 at age 86
Mrs. Joanne Bagwell Miller, 86, died Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, October 21st, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mark Mayo officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday from 9:00 A.M. until service time at the funeral home. Interment will be in Murphy Creek Baptist Cemetery. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Joanne was born December 23, 1928, in Winston County, Mississippi. She was a homemaker, a former employee of Spartus Corp., and an aide for many years at Tri-County Nursing Home. Mrs. Miller was also a member of Murphy Creek Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Darnald Miller; her parents, Willie Fulcher Bagwell and John Milton Bagwell; and two brothers, John Bagwell and James Harold Bagwell.

She is survived by two daughters, Sheila (Albert) Palmieri and Renee Trosper; one son, Richard D. (Sue Ellen) Miller; two brothers, Rodney Bagwell and Coley Bagwell, all of Louisville; 7 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Dwayne Culpepper, Donnie Hollis, Freddy Fulcher, Bobby Stewart, Junior Stewart, and Mike Eaves.

She was buried at Murphy Creek Cemetery, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.

(?) Bagwell

F
     (?) Bagwell is the daughter of John Milton Bagwell and Willye Era Fulcher.

Joseph E. Lee Bagwell

M, b. 5 February 1870, d. 5 June 1941
     Joseph E. Lee Bagwell was also known as Abe Bagwell. He was born on 5 February 1870 in Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner. Joseph E. Lee Bagwell married Annie A. Burnett on 1 March 1891 at Mississippi. Joseph E. Lee Bagwell died on 5 June 1941 in Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 71.1 He was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1

Children of Joseph E. Lee Bagwell and Annie A. Burnett

Citations

  1. [S1170] Joe L. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S1182] Marshall G. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.

Annie A. Burnett

F, b. November 1871
     Annie A. Burnett was born in November 1871 in Mississippi. She married Joseph E. Lee Bagwell, son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner, on 1 March 1891 at Mississippi.

Children of Annie A. Burnett and Joseph E. Lee Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S1182] Marshall G. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.

Henry Harrison Bagwell

M, b. 4 April 1866, d. 12 October 1959
     Henry Harrison Bagwell was born on 4 April 1866 in Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner. Henry Harrison Bagwell married Mary Josephine Evans on 2 February 1888.2 Henry Harrison Bagwell died on 12 October 1959 in Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 93.1 He was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1

Children of Henry Harrison Bagwell and Mary Josephine Evans

Citations

  1. [S1168] H. H. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S1169] Mary Josephine Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Mary Josephine Evans

F, b. 17 February 1868, d. 7 August 1926
     Mary Josephine Evans was born on 17 February 1868 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 As of 2 February 1888,her married name was Bagwell.1 She married Henry Harrison Bagwell, son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner, on 2 February 1888.1 Mary Josephine Evans died on 7 August 1926 in Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 58.1 She was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1

Children of Mary Josephine Evans and Henry Harrison Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S1169] Mary Josephine Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Martin Frederick Bagwell

M, b. 12 July 1863, d. 6 January 1954
     Martin Frederick Bagwell was born on 12 July 1863 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner. Martin Frederick Bagwell married Ida Florence Adams on 29 October 1885 at Choctaw County, Mississippi. Martin Frederick Bagwell died on 6 January 1954 in Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 90.1 He was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1

Children of Martin Frederick Bagwell and Ida Florence Adams

Citations

  1. [S1174] Martin Fred Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.

Ida Florence Adams

F, b. 1 May 1866, d. 21 December 1946
     Ida Florence Adams was born on 1 May 1866 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 She married Martin Frederick Bagwell, son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner, on 29 October 1885 at Choctaw County, Mississippi. Ida Florence Adams died on 21 December 1946 in Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 80.1 She was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1

Children of Ida Florence Adams and Martin Frederick Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S1175] Ida Adams Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.

William Franklin Bagwell

M, b. 12 July 1863, d. 2 October 1939
     William Franklin Bagwell was born on 12 July 1863 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner. William Franklin Bagwell married Edna Vilula Cork on 17 December 1888 at Choctaw County, Mississippi. William Franklin Bagwell married Ada Estella Berry on 2 September 1898.2 William Franklin Bagwell died on 2 October 1939 in Commerce, Hunt County, Texas, at age 76


William Franklin BAGWELL and his two wives, Edna Villula CORK and Ada Estella BERRY

Researched by Willie Irene (BAGWELL) WOODS
Written by Johnnie Bouck with permission of Tom Woods
March 7, 2000

His Parents and Siblings:
William Franklin (Frank) BAGWELL and his identical twin brother Martin Frederick (Fed) BAGWELL, were born 12 Jul 1863 near Ackerman, Choctaw Co, MS, on their parents’ farm in Beat Five. Their father was John Leander BAGWELL, born 3 Jan 1832 in Shelby Co, AL, who was the son of Frederick BAGWELL and Margaret Ann (Peggy) CRAWFORD. Their mother, Sarah Frances Elizabeth TURNER, born 10 Sep 1842 in Oktibbeha Co, MS, was the daughter of Franklin TURNER and Keziah McCLANAHAN. The twins’ older sister was Sarah Angeline (Lora) BAGWELL. Younger brothers were Henry Harrison BAGWELL, John Pilot BAGWELL, Joseph E. Lee BAGWELL, Robert (Bob) BAGWELL, and Marcus Estell BAGWELL. The younger sisters were Anna Lou BAGWELL, Lena BAGWELL, Artelia Jane BAGWELL, and Effie May BAGWELL. Two unnamed infants born to John and Sarah BAGWELL died young.

PART ONE:
William (Frank) BAGWELL’s First Marriage
When he was twenty-five years old, William Franklin BAGWELL married Edna Vilula CORK 18 December 1888 in Ackerman, Choctaw Co, MS. Edna CORK, born 1 April 1869 in Ackerman, Choctaw Co, MS, was the daughter of William Isaac CORK and Mary Ann (Molly) CORK. The following information is taken from the book “Geneology of the Cork Family” by Carmen WEATHERALL: “The parents of Mary Ann CORK were Rebecca Catherine CORK, born in Choctaw Co, MS, and James CORK II who was born in AL. James CORK ll was the nephew of James CORK l who was born in Cork, Ireland. Elizabeth HUFFMAN was the mother of Rebecca Catherine CORK. ” Frank and Edna made their home about three and one half miles north of Ackerman, MS, on her parents’ farm where their children were born.

Frank and Edna BAGWELL became the parents of three sons: William John (Willie) BAGWELL, born 26 Sep 1889, Floyd Vernon BAGWELL, born 12 Oct 1893, and Hugh Urban BAGWELL, born 9 April 1896. Edna died 8 November 1897 at age 28, and shortly afterwards their four-year-old son Floyd died 28 Nov 1897. Their cause of death was flux. They are buried beside each other in Lebanon Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Choctaw Co, MS.

Family Story:
A family story related by Irene Bagwell WOODS, who was a granddaughter of Frank and his first wife Edna, about the reason Frank and his second wife, Ada BAGWELL, moved to TX describes a dispute. Frank had a problem with a neighboring dog bothering his cattle and shot the dog to death. Soon a black man appeared at Frank’s door with a gun. It’s said that Frank shot the man and thought that it was best that he leave Choctaw CO. (This writer has not confirmed these facts.)

Frank and Edna Bagwell’s Children and Descendants:

William John (Willie) BAGWELL, the first chld of Frank and Edna, married Maud WAFER 10 Dec 1911 in Sweetwater, Nolan Co, TX. Maud’s parents were William Clark WAFER and Hirem Jane GILLILAND, and she was born in Corsicana, Navarro Co, TX. William died 10 Apr 1975 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX, and Maud died 21 Aug 1986 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. They became the parents of four sons. William Leland BAGWELL was born 27 Oct 19112 in Commerce, Hunt Co, TX. Leon Franklin BAGWELL was born 15 Aug 1924 in Commerce, Hunt Co, TX. Melvin Marion (Pug) Bagwell was born 27 Nov 1915 in Sweetwater, Nolan Co, TX. Travis Adrin BAGWELL was born 18 Feb 1924 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX.

William Leland BAGWELL married Jettie MAUDLIN 7 Dec 1939 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX, and died 25 Oct 1985 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. Jettie was born 5 Oct 1911 and died 18 Nov 1985 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX.

Leon Franklin BAGWELL, second son, married (private). One son was born to this marriage, and Leon has one grandson and one granddaughter.

Melvin Marion (Pug) BAGWELL, the third son of William and Maud BAGWELL married in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. Melvin died 28 Dec 1993 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. Melvin and his wife had one son and two grandchildren.

Travis Adrin Bagwell, the fourth child of William and Maud BAGWELL, was born 18 Feb 1924 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX, and died 28 August 1994. He is buried in Sachse Cemetery, Sachse, Dallas Co, TX. Two children were born to Travis and Maud.

Hugh Urban BAGWELL’s First Marriage:
Hugh Urban BAGWELL, the second son of Frank and Edna BAGWELL, first married Rilla Odessa SKINNER 1 June 1919 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. He died 12 June 1977 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. Rilla was born 19 Dec 1899 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX, and died 9 Apr 1925 in Houston, Harris Co, TX. Her parents were George Washington SKINNER and Mary Elizabeth GILLISPIE. The two children born to Hugh and Rilla BAGWELL in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. They were Mary Edna BAGWELL, born 12 May 1920, and Hugh Urban (Buck) BAGWELL, Jr., born 19 Jan 1923.

Mary Edna BAGWELL married twice, and two children were born in the first marriage. She has six grandchildren. Her brother, Hugh Urban (Buck) Bagwell, Jr., died 29 June 1993 and was married two times.

Hugh Urban BAGWELL's Second Marriage:
After the death of his wife Rilla, Hugh Urban BAGWELL married RillaÂ’s sister, Frances Nadyne SKINNER, 15 Oct 1927, in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. Frances was born 19 Mar 1908 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX, to George Washington SKINNER and Mary Elizabeth GILLESPIE. Two sons and three daughters were born to Hugh and Frances in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. The first child was George Franklin BAGWELL, born 19 Sep 1929. Their second child was Willie Irene BAGWELL, born 24 Mar 1931, who researched the information contained in this record. Information about the three other children is private.

George Franklin BAGWELL and Fusako SUZUKI married private. Fusako was born 3 Sep 1929 in Chigasaki, Kanagawa Prefector, Japan. One son was born to them.

Willie Irene BAGWELL, second child of Hugh and Frances BAGWELL, married Thomas Craighead (Tom) WOODS in Houston, Harris Co, TX. Tom was born 25 Dec 1928 in Houston, Harris Co, TX. Three sons were born to Irene and Tom.

PART TWO:

William Franklin BAGWELL’s Second Marriage:
Frank BAGWELL married second Ada Estella BERRY 4 Sep 1898 in Ackerman, Choctaw Co, MS. Ada was born 28 Oct 1876 in Ackerman, Choctaw Co, MS. Joseph BERRY and Unknown were her parents. Frank and Ada became the parents of two sons born in Ackerman, Choctaw Co, MS. They were Percy Dollar BAGWELL, born 24 Jun 1899, and Joseph Frederick (Fed) BAGWELL, born 29 Aug 1900. Before their next child was born, Frank and Ada moved to Hunt Co, TX, where a daughter, Leslie Jewell BAGWELL, was born 3 Sep 1902. Their son Delmar (Sam) BAGWELL was born in Commerce, Hunt Co, TX, 23 Jun 1905. Their last child Horace Hubert BAGWELL also was born in Commerce, Hunt Co, TX, 8 May 1916. Now there was a family of six children: two living sons from the first marriage and three sons and one daughter from the second marriage. William Franklin BAGWELL died 2 Oct 1939 in Commerce, Hunt Co, TX. Ada BAGWELL died 23 Mar 1962 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. They are buried in Hunt Co, TX.
[Note by JMB: They are probably buried in Stewart Cemetery.]

Frank and Ada BAGWELL’s Children and Descendants

Percy Dollar BAGWELL, the first child of Frank and Ada, married about 1917 in Texas to Rosie Maybelle CRAWFORD. Their children were born in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. Juanita Pearl BAGWELL was born 14 Jan 1918, Loveta BAGWELL was born 5 Feb 1920, Percy Dollar BAGWELL, Jr., was born 2 Feb 1922, and Katherine Estell BAGWELL was born 13 Mar 1927.

Joseph Frederick (Fed) BAGWELL, the second child of Frank and Ada, died 30 Apr 1959 in Van, Van Zandt Co, TX. He married first Elizabeth HARPER Apr 1926. Her parents were Ganes Francis HARPER and Mary Ellen NIX. Elizabeth was born in Gorman, Eastland Co, TX, 19 May 1904 and died 25 May 1935. Three children were born to Fed and Elizabeth. Their first child was James Floyd BAGWELL, born 19 Aug 1931, died 11 Sep 1990 in Dallas, Dallas Co, TX. Their third child was Shirley Mack BAGWELL, born 17 Nov 1935 in Van, Van Zandt Co, TX. The second marriage of Joseph Frederick (Fed) BAGWELL was to Dixie Mae CRENSHAW.

Fed and Elizabeth’s second child married two times and has one child. Their son Shirley Mack BAGWELL married Jill Mary SLATER in Riverside, Riverside Co, CA, at March Air Force Base. Jill was born 2 Feb 1929 in Assam, India, to Matthew Ernest SLATER and Kathleen Margaret SHELLEY. Two children were born to Shirley and Jill. Shirley died 11 Mar 1986 in Carrollton, Dallas Co, TX.

Leslie Jewell BAGWELL, the third child of Frank and Ada BAGWELL, married Carl THOMPSON 20 Nov 1921 in Lone Oak, Hunt Co, TX. He was born 2 Sep 1893 to John THOMPSON and Mattie Unknown. Carl died 2 Nov 1963 in Cash Hunt Co, TX. Children born to Leslie and John are Carlene THOMPSON, born 4 July 1924 in Hunt Co., TX, Dorothy THOMPSON, born 11 Nov 1926 in Hunt Co, TX, and three sons (information private). One son married twice. Leslie and John have four grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

The fourth child of Frank and Ada BAGWELL was Delmar (Sam) BAGWELL who married Mabel MASSEY 1932 in Commerce, Hunt Co, TX. She was born 20 Apr 1914 in Texas to John MASSEY and Rozella UNKNOWN. Delmar died 8 Oct 1981 in Greenville, Hunt Co, TX. Mabel died 10 Oct 1934 in Hunt Co, TX and is buried in Stewart Cemetery in Hunt Co, TX. They had one child, three grandchildren, and fourteen great grandchildren. Delamar BAGWELL’s other spouses were Tencie Marie COVINGTON and Emma WILLIAMS.

Horace Hubert BAGWELL, the fifth and youngest child of Frank and Ada BAGWELL, was first married 23 Sep ca 1935 in TX to Vera MASSEY, a sister of Horace’s brother Delmar’s wife. Vera was born 22 Sept 1918 in TX and died 20 Feb 1937 in Hunt Co, TX. Her parents were John MASSEY and Rozella UNKNOWN. Horace and Vera had one child and three grandchildren. Horace married second Myrle Evelyn DENTON. He died 18 Sep 1983 in Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co, TX. [Note from JMB: W. Irene Woods records show different spellings for Myrle/Merle DentonÂ’s name. See the item below.]

Horace Hubert Bagwell’s second marriage was to Merle Evelyn DENTON ca 1940. She was born 31 Jul 1920 in Hopkins Co., TX. They had one child.1

He was buried at Stewart Cemetery, Commerce, Hunt County, Texas.1

Children of William Franklin Bagwell and Edna Vilula Cork

Children of William Franklin Bagwell and Ada Estella Berry

Citations

  1. [S1177] W. F. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S1178] Ada E. Berry Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7476412/…

Sarah Angeline "Lora" Bagwell

F, b. 14 August 1860, d. 3 April 1945
     Sarah Angeline "Lora" Bagwell was born on 14 August 1860 in Choctaw County, Mississippi. She was the daughter of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner. Sarah Angeline "Lora" Bagwell married Winston W. Graves in 1880 at Choctaw County, Mississippi. Sarah Angeline "Lora" Bagwell died on 3 April 1945 at age 84.

Winston W. Graves

M, b. 6 October 1854, d. 25 January 1943
     Winston W. Graves was born on 6 October 1854 in Blount County, Alabama. He married Sarah Angeline "Lora" Bagwell, daughter of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner, in 1880 at Choctaw County, Mississippi. Winston W. Graves died on 25 January 1943 at age 88.

Marcus Estelle Bagwell1

M, b. 22 November 1885, d. 1 May 1942
     Marcus Estelle Bagwell was born on 22 November 1885 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He was the son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner.1 Marcus Estelle Bagwell married Effie Jane Ellis on 7 July 1907 at Choctaw County, Mississippi.2 Marcus Estelle Bagwell died on 1 May 1942 in Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 56.1 He was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1

Children of Marcus Estelle Bagwell and Effie Jane Ellis

Citations

  1. [S1171] Marcus E. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S1172] Effie Jane Ellis Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.

Effie Jane Ellis1

F, b. 25 January 1886, d. 2 July 1966
     Effie Jane Ellis was born on 25 January 1886 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 She married Marcus Estelle Bagwell, son of John Leander Bagwell and Sarah Frances Elizabeth Turner, on 7 July 1907 at Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 Effie Jane Ellis died on 2 July 1966 in Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 80.1 She was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Ackerman, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1

Children of Effie Jane Ellis and Marcus Estelle Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S1172] Effie Jane Ellis Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com.