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William Henry Blasingame obituary - Alcorn County, Mississippi

02 Nov 1883 - 11 Nov 1946

(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)

Funeral services were held at 2:30 Tuesday afternoon for W.H. Blasingame, 63 year old farmer, who died at his home on Corinth, Route 4 at 11:15 Monday morning.

He had been in failing health for the past three years. Services were held with Rev. W. L. Robinson conducting the rites. Burial was in Henry Cemetery. Shackleford Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

He is survived by his wife, the former Miss Tina Wade, whom he married in 1905; two daughters, Mrs. Ed Kyle and Mrs. Grace Petters, both of Corinth; one brother, Luther Blasingame, Corinth; one sister, Mrs. Lily White, Savannah, Tennessee, and 3 grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Mr. Blasingame's nephews.

The Daily Corinthian
Nov. 15, 1946

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