Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Arthur R. THOMPSON "Sr"

1.  Arthur Thompson & Callie Jared were married by Eli Richardson - Minister of Baptist Church.

2.  Married for 69 years.


Callie E. JARED

1.  Source:  Records of Carol Hall Wilda Luttrell

2.  Thompson Service Set

    Mrs. Callie Jared Thompson, 86, member of a prominent Putnam County family, died Wednesday Oct 31 at Cookeville General Hospital following an extended illness.
    Mrs. Thompson, a native of Smith County and a resident of Baxter at the time off her death, was the daughter of Sidney and Sarah Watts Jared and the wife of Arthur Thompson Sr.
    Mrs. Thompson, described as an "outstanding member of her community" was a member of the Baxter Church of Christ.  She was active in all her neighborhood and home duties until her illness and death.  She alwasys said her first love of her life was Arthur, her five sons and  her daughter.  
     Only last year the Thompson's celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary.
    Mrs. Thompson is survived by her husband Arthur Thompson Sr. of Baxter, five sons, Jenning Thompson of Kansas, Frank and Solon Thompson of California and Robert and Arthur Thompson of Baxter, a daughter, Mrs. Inis Fahnestock Taylor of Michigan, 17 grandchildren and 24 great grandchnildren.  She was preceded in death by two sons, Woodrow and Cordell Thompson;  and one daughter, Norma Thompson.
    Services will be held today, November 2, at 2 p.m. at the Baxter Church of Christ.  The funeral will be conducted by Brother Tom Compton.  Burial will be in the Thompson Cemetery.  Baxter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Floyd Lee WADE

1.  Floyd's mother died when he was only one year old.

2.  He was raised by Mart and Bessie Cannon....Bessie died when he was eight year old.

3.  Floyd Lee was adopted by Any Hardcastle and her husband....As he stated it, "they were mean to him".

4.  He staryed seven years with Marlin Kirby.


Bertha Douglas JARED

1.  Bertha & Floyd slipped off to get married.  Her mother, who was expecting another child, had gone to the spring to take a bucket of milk, and to get a bucket of water.  They put the milk in the spring to stay cold so it would not ruin.  When she returned Bertha was gone....at the age of "sweet sixteen".  She stopped at the barn and put on the clothers she got married in, and was on her way1


Albert Jefferson JARED

1.  Occupation:  Retired farmer

2.  Hobby:  Making kitchen knives


Bonnie Edra JARED

1.  Childrens names copied from the bible of Bonnie Edra Jared, by Wilda Luttrell


William Gordon "Bill" JARED

1.  Military:  Served in the U. S. Army during WW II

2.  Occupation:  Worked in the Auto Factory for General Motors in Indianapolis for 30 years.


Mary Elizabeth JARED

1.  Mary Elizabeth did not have children of her own, but, raised the two daughters of her sister Fern after Fern died.


Mary Elizabeth JARED

1.  Mary Elizabeth did not have children of her own, but, raised the two daughters of her sister Fern after Fern died.


Mary Elizabeth JARED

1.  Mary Elizabeth did not have children of her own, but, raised the two daughters of her sister Fern after Fern died.