July 28, 2014

Military Monday - James Madison Faulk, Sr.


James Madison Faulk, Sr.

Born on May 29, 1845

Son of 
Lorenzo Fletcher Faulk and Mary Willis

Husband of
Frances Sherwood

Father to
Mary Ella, James Madison, Jr., Carrie,
Lucious Elam and Elodie Faulk

Died on July 15, 1881
Buried in the Harrisonburg Cemetery
Harrisonburg, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana

Private
Co. F, 6th Alabama Cavalry
Confederate States of America




Tombstone photograph taken by FindAGrave member, Karen Klemm Pinckard



July 27, 2014

Sunday's Obituary - Cameron Beard Coney

Monroe News Star - 1/14/1975

Cameron Beard Coney

Born on October 1, 1900

Son of Dr. Walter Clarence Coney and Caroline "Carrie" Beard

Brother to Helen May Armstrong and Ann Emily Coney

Husband of Katie Archer Drake Harris

Father to Dr. William C. "Billy" Coney and Beverly Ann Harris Weston

Died on January 12, 1975

Buried in the Old Pine Hill Cemetery
Sicily Island, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana


July 26, 2014

Sports Center Saturday - Virginia Pearson earns spot on All-State Team, 1940

The following article appeared in the March 15, 1940 edition of the Monroe News Star:


Virginia was the daughter of Abbott Allen Pearson and Bertha Virginia McKay and sister to Barbara Jean [Cater] and Carey Pearson.  She was the wife of Larry Kenneth Barron and mother to Kenny, Karen and Kay Barron.



July 25, 2014

Friday's Faces From the Past - Barnie Lee Cloy Stubbs


Barnie Lee Cloy Stubbs

Born on May 15, 1924

Daughter of

Sister to
Mary Nellie, Richard Frank, John Edward, Anna, Jerald Houston,
Wallace, Charles Clay, Jarvis Roan and William "Billy" Cloy

Wife of
William Perry Stubbs

Mother of
William Perry, Jr. and Thelma Diana Stubbs

Died on May 26, 2006
Buried in the Highland Park Cemetery
Sicily Island, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana