Glen Alton Bagwell

M, b. 5 July 1912, d. 19 May 1996
     Glen Alton Bagwell also went by the name of Bo Bagwell. He was born on 5 July 1912 in Clay County, Texas. He was the son of James Homer Bagwell and Eula Mae Cooper. Glen Alton Bagwell married Frances Maude Staples after 1930. Glen Alton Bagwell died on 19 May 1996 in Henrietta, Clay County, Texas, at age 83.

Child of Glen Alton Bagwell and Frances Maude Staples

Frances Maude Staples

F, b. 1 January 1913, d. 17 February 1994
     Frances Maude Staples was born on 1 January 1913 in Texas. As of after 1930,her married name was Bagwell. She married Glen Alton Bagwell, son of James Homer Bagwell and Eula Mae Cooper, after 1930. Frances Maude Staples died on 17 February 1994 in Henrietta, Clay County, Texas, at age 81.

Child of Frances Maude Staples and Glen Alton Bagwell

Jimmie Glen “Jim” Bagwell

M, b. 26 July 1935, d. 17 July 2016
     Jimmie Glen “Jim” Bagwell was born on 26 July 1935 in Norona, Montague County, Texas. He was the son of Glen Alton Bagwell and Frances Maude Staples. Jimmie Glen “Jim” Bagwell married Annetta Gail Covington on 7 January 1957 at Gainesville, Texas. Jimmie Glen “Jim” Bagwell died on 17 July 2016 at age 80


Jimmie "Jim" Bagwill, 80, of Wichita Falls, Texas, formerly of Clay County, passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2016.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m., Friday, July 22, 2016 in the Joy Cemetery with Wade Bryant, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home in Henrietta.

Jim was born on July 26, 1935 to Glen and Maude Francis (Staples) Bagwill. He married Gail (Covington) on January 7, 1957 in Gainesville, Texas. Jim was a Truck Driver and a member of the Joy Baptist Church.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Ratonya Lea Bagwill.

Survivors include his wife Gail of Wichita Falls; two sons, Rickie Bagwill and wife Tonya of Wichita Falls, Texas and Rex Bagwill and wife Jolinda of Nocona, Texas; daughter, Rhonda Bagwill and Ron Kennedy of Wichita Falls, Texas; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, Larry Bagwill and wife Marsha of Tucson, Arizona; two nieces.

The family will be at Davis Funeral Home on Thursday, July 21, 2016 from 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, Texas at PO Box 4804, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308.

He was buried at Joy Cemetery, Joy, Clay County, Texas.

Child of Jimmie Glen “Jim” Bagwell and Annetta Gail Covington

Don Milton Bagwell

M, b. 12 October 1915, d. 7 December 1973
     Don Milton Bagwell was born on 12 October 1915 in Texas. He was the son of James Homer Bagwell and Eula Mae Cooper. Don Milton Bagwell died on 7 December 1973 in Norona, Montague County, Texas, at age 58.

Thurman Lloyd Bagwell

M, b. 5 October 1916, d. 11 January 1957
     Thurman Lloyd Bagwell was born on 5 October 1916 in Spanish Fort, Montague County, Texas. He was the son of James Homer Bagwell and Eula Mae Cooper. Thurman Lloyd Bagwell died on 11 January 1957 in Montague, Montague County, Texas, at age 40.

Thomas Edward "Ed" Swafford

M, b. 24 February 1878, d. 19 October 1958
     Thomas Edward "Ed" Swafford was born on 24 February 1878 in Larkinsville, Jackson County, Alabama. He married Opal Lee Bagwell, daughter of William Henry Bagwell and Angeline Samantha Pilkey, on 16 November 1904 at Childress, Texas. Thomas Edward "Ed" Swafford died on 19 October 1958 in Pampa, Gray County, Texas, at age 80.

Cleo P. Bagwell

F, b. 25 April 1888
     Cleo P. Bagwell was also known as Chloe Bagwell. She was born on 25 April 1888 in Texas. She was the daughter of William Henry Bagwell and Angeline Samantha Pilkey. As of after 1900,her married name was Ellison. Cleo P. Bagwell married Ira Lee Ellison after 1900.

Alta Bagwell

F, b. 18 November 1891, d. 10 August 1946
     Alta Bagwell was born on 18 November 1891 in Grayson City, Texas. She was the daughter of William Henry Bagwell and Angeline Samantha Pilkey. As of 15 March 1908,her married name was Walker. Alta Bagwell married Amos Calvin Walker on 15 March 1908 at Hollis, Harmon County, Oklahoma. Alta Bagwell died on 10 August 1946 in Hollis, Harmon County, Oklahoma, at age 54.

Henry Wayne Kay

M, b. 2 October 1916, d. 1 February 1993
     Henry Wayne Kay was born on 2 October 1916. He married Sarah Louise Bagwell, daughter of Oscar Monroe Bagwell and Clara Lee Smith, after 1930. Henry Wayne Kay died on 1 February 1993 at age 76.

Oscar Monroe Bagwell Jr.

M, b. August 1933, d. 22 October 2004
     Oscar Monroe Bagwell Jr. was born in August 1933 in Piedmont, Anderson County, South Carolina.1 He was the son of Oscar Monroe Bagwell and Clara Lee Smith. Oscar Monroe Bagwell Jr. married Sara Jane Dodson circa 1957.2 Oscar Monroe Bagwell Jr. died on 22 October 2004 at age 71


Son of the late Oscar Monroe and Clara Smith Bagwell and the beloved husband of 47 yrs.to the late Sara Jane Dodson Bagwell.a 1951 graduate of White Plains High School,he was self-employed in business and as a cattle farmer.1

He was buried at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S6681] Oscar Monroe Bagwell Jr. Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9705240
  2. [S6680] Sara Jane Dodson Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/99120725

Annie Kate Durham

F, b. 21 May 1906, d. 5 March 1988
     Annie Kate Durham was born on 21 May 1906 in Anderson County, South Carolina.1 As of before 1929,her married name was Bagwell. She married Furman George Bagwell, son of Alonzo Henderson Bagwell and Ruth Augustus Burgess, before 1929. Annie Kate Durham died on 5 March 1988 in Williamston, Anderson County, South Carolina, at age 81.1 She was buried at Guthrie Grove Church of God Cemetery, Pelzer, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Children of Annie Kate Durham and Furman George Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S4205] Annie Kate Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S4204] George Lloyd Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Guy Furman Bagwell

M, b. 16 November 1931, d. 28 June 1995
     Guy Furman Bagwell was born on 16 November 1931 in Anderson County, South Carolina. He was the son of Furman George Bagwell and Annie Kate Durham. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean War. Guy Furman Bagwell married Louise Poore Marshall before 1955. Guy Furman Bagwell died on 28 June 1995 in Williamston, Anderson County, South Carolina, at age 63.

Children of Guy Furman Bagwell and Louise Poore Marshall

Mary Frances Ashley

F, b. 24 September 1919, d. 26 March 2003
     Mary Frances Ashley was born on 24 September 1919 in Anderson County, South Carolina.1 As of after 1932,her married name was Bagwell.2 She married Thaddeus Furman Bagwell, son of John Carter Bagwell and Mary Thompson Davis, after 1932.2 Mary Frances Ashley died on 26 March 2003 in Anderson County, South Carolina, at age 83.1 She was buried at Garden of Memories, Belton, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S5046] Mary Frances Ashley Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S5047] T. Furman Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Genia Emma Richardson

F, b. 2 January 1897, d. 1 June 1991
     Genia Emma Richardson was also known as Emma Richardson. She was born on 2 January 1897 in South Carolina.1 Her married name was Bagwell. She married William Frederick Bagwell, son of Alonzo Henderson Bagwell and Ruth Augustus Burgess. Genia Emma Richardson died on 1 June 1991 in Pelzer, Anderson County, South Carolina, at age 94.1 She was buried at White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Children of Genia Emma Richardson and William Frederick Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S5030] Emma Richardson Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Edith Elizabeth Bagwell

F, b. 13 May 1917, d. 4 November 2001
     Edith Elizabeth Bagwell was born on 13 May 1917 in South Carolina.1 She was the daughter of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson. As of after 1930,her married name was Harrison.2 Edith Elizabeth Bagwell married Ottis Thomas Harrison after 1930.2 Edith Elizabeth Bagwell died on 4 November 2001 at age 84.1 She was buried at White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S5062] Edith B Harrison Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S5063] Ottis Thomas "OT" Harrison Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

William Frederick Bagwell Jr.

M, b. 31 March 1919, d. 12 October 1979
     William Frederick Bagwell Jr. was born on 31 March 1919 in South Carolina.1 He was the son of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson. William Frederick Bagwell Jr. married Edna Aliene Dickerson after 1940. He enlisted in the US Army on 20 February 1942 and served as a TEC 5 during World War II.1 William Frederick Bagwell Jr. died on 12 October 1979 at age 60.1 He was buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Anderson, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S5059] Jr William F Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Mary Gladys Bagwell1

F, b. 17 December 1920, d. 15 March 2011
     Mary Gladys Bagwell was also known as Gladys Bagwell. She was born on 17 December 1920 in South Carolina.1 She was the daughter of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson. As of after 1935,her married name was Spearman.2 Mary Gladys Bagwell married J. C. Spearman after 1935.2 Mary Gladys Bagwell died on 15 March 2011 at age 90

Mary Gladys (Bagwell) Spearman was the daughter of William Fred Bagwell and Emma (Richardson) Bagwell, the third of ten children.

She was married to J.C. Spearman (deceased). Together, they had five children: Linda Gladys McLeod, William Ivy Spearman, James Bryan Spearman, Jerry Carlton Spearman (deceased), and Mary Ann Barnett. J.C. and Gladys had sixteen grandchildren, twenty-seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Her family celebrates her life as a wonderful mother and grandmother. She was a loyal member of White Plains Baptist Church and a dedicated Christian. Her greatest contribution in life was her love to her family and to her God.1
She was buried at White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S2801] Mary Gladys Bagwell Spearman Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S2802] J. C. Spearman Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

John Carl Bagwell

M, b. 18 March 1922, d. 14 February 1998
     John Carl Bagwell was born on 18 March 1922 in Anderson County, South Carolina.1 He was the son of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson. He served in the US Army during World War II. John Carl Bagwell married Kathryn Durham after 1945.1 John Carl Bagwell died on 14 February 1998 at age 75.1 He was buried on 16 February 1998 at Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Anderson, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Children of John Carl Bagwell and Kathryn Durham

Citations

  1. [S5061] J Carl Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Martha Ruth Bagwell

F, b. 15 February 1924, d. 27 October 2001
     Martha Ruth Bagwell was born on 15 February 1924 in South Carolina.1 She was the daughter of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson. Martha Ruth Bagwell died on 27 October 2001 at age 77

Martha Ruth Bagwell, 77, of 2402-A Lane Ave., Anderson, formerly of Pelzer, died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2001, at Anderson Area Medical Center.
Born in Anderson County, White Plains Community, she was a daughter of the late William Fred and Emma Richardson Bagwell Sr. She was employed at York Manufacturing Co. for over 40 years and was a member of White Plains Baptist Church. She was recently honored for her service in the W.M.U.
Surviving are three sisters, Edith Harrison of Williamston, Gladys Spearman of Piedmont, Sybil Williams of Anderson; four brothers, Ellis Bagwell of Piedmont, Wade Bagwell of Greenville, Lonnie Bagwell of Anderson and Hoyt Bagwell of Pelzer.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at White Plains Baptist Church with the Rev. Mark Spearman officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Memorials may be made to White Plains Baptist Church Building or Cemetery Fund, 1435 Easley Highway, Pelzer, SC 29669.
Gray Mortuary, Pelzer, is in charge of services.
Published in The Greenville News on Oct. 29, 2001.1

She was buried at White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S5057] Martha Ruth Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

James Ellis Bagwell

M, b. 15 November 1925, d. 2 March 2004
     James Ellis Bagwell was born on 15 November 1925 in Pelzer, Anderson County, South Carolina.1 He was the son of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson. He served in the US Navy during World War II.1 James Ellis Bagwell married Nancy Carolina Wilson after 1945. James Ellis Bagwell died on 2 March 2004 in Piedmont, Anderson County, South Carolina, at age 78
James Ellis Bagwell Sr., 78, of Piedmont, husband of Nancy Wilson Bagwell, died Tuesday, March 2, 2004.

Born in Pelzer, he was a son of the late W.F. Sr. and Emma Richardson Bagwell, of Pelzer. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and was an active member of White Plains Baptist Church, where he was formerly a Sunday school teacher, deacon and trustee. He was employed by American Bakeries and was retired from the South Carolina Forestry Commission.

In addition to his wife of 57 years, he is survived by daughters and their husbands, Carol and Bill Green, of Pelzer, and Cynthia and Ted Bunton, of Piedmont; a son and his wife, Jimmy and Susan G. Bagwell, of Piedmont; grandchildren, David and Amy Bagwell, Jonathan and Sherry Green, all of Piedmont, Ben Bunton, of Commerce, Ga., Brian Bunton, of Durham, N.C., David Green, of Anderson, Suzanne B. and Eric Gerisch, of Piedmont, and Rachel Green, of Pelzer; great-grandchildren, Tyler, Evan and AnnaBeth Bagwell and Wyatt Bradberry, all of Piedmont; brothers and sisters-in-law, Wade and Bobbie Bagwell, of Greenville, Lonnie and Jean Bagwell, of Anderson, and Hoyt and Carolyn Bagwell, of Pelzer; a sister, Gladys Spearman, of Piedmont; a sister and brother-in-law, Sybil and Frank Williams, of Anderson; a brother-in-law, O.T. Harrison, of Williamston; and sisters-in-law, Kathryn Bagwell and Edna Bagwell, both of Pelzer.

He was predeceased by brothers, William F. Bagwell Jr. and Carl Bagwell; and sisters, Edith B. Harrison and Ruth Bagwell.

Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, March 4, 2004, at White Plains Baptist Church, with the Rev. Mark Spearman officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday, prior to the service, at the church. Entombment will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to White Plains Baptist Church "Catch the Vision" Fund, 1435 Easley Highway, Pelzer, SC 29669; or to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 10794, Greenville, SC 29603.

Gray Mortuary, Pelzer, is in charge of arrangements.

Published in The Greenville News on Mar. 3, 2004.1

He was buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Anderson, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S5060] J. Ellis Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Sybil Inez Bagwell

F
     Sybil Inez Bagwell is the daughter of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson. Sybil Inez Bagwell married (?) Williams circa 1946.

J. C. Spearman1

M, b. 17 July 1919, d. 7 August 1968
     J. C. Spearman was born on 17 July 1919 in South Carolina.1 He married Mary Gladys Bagwell, daughter of William Frederick Bagwell and Genia Emma Richardson, after 1935.1 J. C. Spearman died on 7 August 1968 in South Carolina at age 49.1 He was buried at White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S2802] J. C. Spearman Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

George Hulon Durham1

M, b. 30 September 1903, d. 21 September 1973
     George Hulon Durham was born on 30 September 1903.1 He married Eva Bagwell, daughter of Alonzo Henderson Bagwell and Ruth Augustus Burgess, before 1932.1 George Hulon Durham died on 21 September 1973 at age 69.1 He was buried at Guthrie Grove Church of God Cemetery, Pelzer, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S2804] George Hulon Durham Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

James K. Merck

M
     James K. Merck married Peggy Bagwell, daughter of Frederick Bagwell and Ida Marie Wilson, after 1950.

James Lee Goldsmith1

M, b. 1928, d. 1996
     James Lee Goldsmith was born in 1928.1 He was a Sergent in the US Army during World War II.1 He married Margaret Elizabeth Bagwell, daughter of James Luther Bagwell and Mildred Evangeline Wright, on 24 July 1952 at Greenville, South Carolina.1 James Lee Goldsmith died in 1996.1 He was buried at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S2807] Sr James Lee Goldsmith Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Richard Alvin Bagwell1

M, b. 17 February 1950, d. 7 July 2000
     Richard Alvin Bagwell was born on 17 February 1950.1 He was the son of Alvin I. V. Bagwell and Edna Jameson.1 Richard Alvin Bagwell married Sylvia Gotshaw after 1968. Richard Alvin Bagwell died on 7 July 2000 at age 50.1 He was buried at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson County, South Carolina.1

Children of Richard Alvin Bagwell and Sylvia Gotshaw

Citations

  1. [S2810] Richard A. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Dr. Joyce Burris

F, b. 6 July 1932, d. 8 March 2021
     Dr. Joyce Burris was born on 6 July 1932 in Charleston, South Carolina. As of before 1962,her married name was Bagwell. She married William Howard Bagwell, son of Frederick Bagwell and Ida Marie Wilson, before 1962. Dr. Joyce Burris died on 8 March 2021 in Summerville, South Carolina, at age 88


Dr. Joyce Burris Bagwell, 88, of Summerville South Carolina, wife of the late William Howard Bagwell passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Monday, March 8, 2021.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 1 o’clock at Summerville Baptist Church, 417 Central Ave., Summerville, SC 29483. Burial will follow at Dorchester Memorial Gardens, 11000 Dorchester Rd., Summerville, SC 29485.

Joyce was born in Charleston, South Carolina on July 6, 1932. She is survived by her son William Howard Bagwell, Jr. and daughter-in-law Linda Bagwell of Summerville, SC and sister Barbara Weeks of Savannah, GA. She had three grandchildren, Billy (wife Amanda) Bagwell, Kayla (husband David) Kincaid and Cierra (husband Austin) Cartee and four great-grandchildren Brantley and William Bagwell; Addison and Lily Kincaid. In addition to her husband William and parents, she was predeceased by: son, John Bagwell; and brother, Chalmers Eugene Burris, Jr.

Joyce was the daughter of the late Chalmers and Jennie Burris of Charleston, South Carolina along with her sister Barbara. She was active in ADK Honorary Teachers Sorority, the Charleston Woman’s Club, a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and an active member of Summerville Baptist Church for over 50 years.

She graduated from Meminger High School in Charleston then received her degree from Furman University in 1954. In 1982, she received her master’s degree from Clemson University and her Doctorate Degree from the University of South Carolina in 1992. Most of her 44-year teaching career was at Charleston Southern University and was awarded the Distinguished Professor of Geology. She was bestowed The South Carolina Order of The Palmetto, South Carolina’s highest civilian award, in 1997.

Affectionately known as the “Earthquake Lady,” Joyce headed the Earthquake Preparedness Department at Charleston Southern University, writing and publishing numerous publications about earthquake safety in the Southeast. She monitored seismic activity in South Carolina for the United States Geological Survey for more than 20 years.


She was buried on 13 March 2021 at Dorchester Memorial Gardens, Summerville, South Carolina.

Children of Dr. Joyce Burris and William Howard Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S2813] John Frederick Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

John Frederick Bagwell1

M, b. 21 September 1965, d. 31 December 2002
     John Frederick Bagwell was born on 21 September 1965.1 He was the son of William Howard Bagwell and Dr. Joyce Burris.1 John Frederick Bagwell married Lori Lee Williams on 26 June 1999 at First Baptist Church, Charleston, South Carolina. John Frederick Bagwell died on 31 December 2002 at age 37.1 He was buried at Dorchester Memory Gardens, Summerville, Dorchester County, South Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] John Frederick Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

David M. Collier

M, b. 18 July 1838, d. 26 July 1904
     David M. Collier was born on 18 July 1838 in Colliers Creek, Letcher County, Kentucky. He married Martha Ann Bagwell, daughter of Willis Bagwell and Ada Privett, on 23 February 1859 at Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky. David M. Collier died on 26 July 1904 at age 66.

Stephen Sergent

M, b. 18 March 1844, d. 13 February 1917
     Stephen Sergent was born on 18 March 1844 in Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky. He married Elvira Elizabeth Bagwell, daughter of Willis Bagwell and Ada Privett, on 3 May 1866 at Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky. Stephen Sergent died on 13 February 1917 in Letcher, Letcher County, Kentucky, at age 72.