Mississippi Family Group Sheet for the James Edward "Ed" VOYLES Family #2

Husband: James Edward "Ed" VOYLES
Birthdate: September 22, 1879
Birthplace: Alcorn Co., MS
Death date: Nov. 29, 1961
Place of death: Corinth Hospital, Corinth, Alcorn Co., MS
Burial: Farmington Cem., Corinth, Alcorn Co., MS
Father: Alford Newton M. VOYLES
Mother: Margaret A.S. "Dollie" JOHNSON

Marriage date: after 1916
Marriage place:

Wife: Myrtle Grace KING
Birthdate: May 21, 1898
Birthplace: Hardin Co., TN
Death date: Sept. 26, 1974
Place of death: Corinth, Alcorn Co., MS
Burial: Farmington Cem., Alcorn Co., MS
Father: Ed KING
Mother: Blanch UTLEY


Child No. 1: Charles Ferrell VOYLES
Sex: M
Birthdate: May 27, 1930
Birthplace: Corinth, Alcorn Co., MS
Death date: June 19, 1950
Place of death: Corinth, Alcorn Co., MS
Burial: Farmington Cem., Corinth, Alcorn Co., MS Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name:

Child No. 2: Infant VOYLES
Sex: F
Birthdate: July 12, 1932
Birthplace: Alcorn Co., MS
Death date: July 12, 1932
Place of death: Alcorn Co., MS
Burial: Farmington Cem.., Alcorn Co., MS Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name:
* Circuit Court Minutes, Corinth, Alcorn Co., MS July term 1897 page 125
Ordered by the court that the following named persons be allowed the following named amounts as per dim and mileage as state witness at July term 1897 of the circuit court:
The State vs. Banks Godord/witnesses Ben Hardin and Ed Voyles each for 7 days, each for 7 miles, paid $1.85. (Assume this is the same Ed Voyles???)
* 1910 McNairy Co., TN census Dist. 6
VOYLES Ed head white male age 28 married 8 years MS AL MS farmer
Armidda wife white female age 28 married 8 years MS TN MS 3 children and 3 living
Herod son white male age 6 single MS MS MS
Lowell son white male age 3 single MS MS MS
Unnamed daughter white female age 6 months single MS MS MS (would be Frances)
* next household was Armitta's parents
ROBERTSON Jo W. head W M 57 36-2 TN TN TN farmer
Emma wife W F 58 36-1 MS NC NC 7/5
Cletos son W M 24 S MS TN MS farmer
Auto son W M 18 S MS TN MS farm labor
Robert son W M 15 S MS TN MS
Thieo? son W M 12 S MS TN MS
* Info from Cordia Couch in 1965 to Gerald Caulk states: James Bennett was reared by Ed Voyles, but never adopted. James Bennett was born October 3, 1919, died March 1, 1952.
* McPeters Funeral Home Records page 387 James Edward Voyles
Sept. 22, 1879 Alcorn Co., MS
Nov. 30, 1961 Corinth hosp.
cerebral hemorrhage
s.s. 409-32-4945
Wife: Myrtle Graw King age 63
father: Alford Newton Voyles born Itawamba Co., MS
mother: Dollie Johnson born Alcorn Co., MS
burial: Farmington Cem.
* Obituary saved by Jewel Burress
J.E. Voyles, 82, of 109 Young Street, died last night at Corinth Hospital after a lengthy illness.
A retired farmer, he is survived by his wife, Mrs. Myrtle K. Voyles; two sons, Herod Voyles, Corinth, and Lowell Voyles, Commerce, Texas; two daughters, Mrs. Bruce Brown, Corinth, and Mrs. James Bennett, Memphis; three brothers, Anderson, John and Allen Voyles, all of Corinth Route 3; three sisters, Mrs. Ella Hardin, Mrs. Telia King and Mrs. Jennie Taylor, all of Corinth; one grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Farmington Baptist Church, E.P. Baldwin and H.L. Gardner officiating. Burial will be in Farmington Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Lyle Taylor, Hugh J. Horton, Charlies Jones, Roy Wilbanks, W.C. Witt and Arthur Austin.

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