Mrs. Sarah Jane Flora Thompson
July 2, 1853 - November 26, 1935

James Irvin & Sarah Jane Flora Thompson

    Mrs. Sarah Jane Thompson, 82, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Mack Fryar, on the McBrien Road, East Ridge, yesterday afternoon. She is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Mary Tittle, Mrs. J. L. Durham, Mrs. Mack Fryar, Mrs. Claude Gray and Mrs. Tom Godsey: four sons, James of Sheffield, Ala: W. M. of Red Bank: Claude of Atlanta, and Crawford Thompson, of Whitwell.  One sister Mrs. Katherine Sharp of Chattanooga.

   Funeral services will be held from the Mountain Creek Baptist Church at 2 p.m. today, with the Rev. T. Perry Brannon and the Rev. Hobart Linkous officiating.  Active pallbearers will be her grandsons, Robert and Chester Gray, Howard Godsey, Leo Fryar, Fred Sivley and Nathan Durham: honorary, Mrs. F. E. Coe, Mrs. A. C. Ford, Mrs. N. P. Smith, Mrs. M. C. Snyder, Mrs W. M. Trew and Mrs. D. B. Stone.  Interment in Sivley Cemetery.  Arrangements by Smith Funeral Service, Inc.

Chattanooga Times - 11/27/1935


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