McKelvy, James C.
Birth: 10-30-1882
Death: 1-25-1959
Comments: Double marker with Katie May McKelvy; m. 12-27-1908
Burial: Ebenezer Cemetery
Notes: Originally recorded in a survey on 3-27-1999 and updated on 1-15-2000.
Obituary: James C. McKelvy, aged 76, a retired farmer, died Saturday morning at his home in Bluff City. He was a native of Nevada County. Survivors include his wife, two sons, Leroy of Prescott and Ruel of Bluff City; a daughter, Mrs. Hartwell Irvin of Camden; a brother, O. F. McKelvy of Rosston; three sisters, Misses Esther and Beulah McKelvy and Mrs. Mattie Clark of Rosston; and 10 grandchildren. Funeral services Monday afternoon were conducted at Ebenezer church by Rev. Stacey Thrasher. Burial was at Ebenezer Cemetery by Cornish Funeral Service.
Source: Newspaper obituary

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