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From: "Joyce Cooper Walker" <>
Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Obit/Jeffery/Watt/Hanks
Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2002 12:17:23 -0500

Obit dated March 1995:

Jessamine JEFFERY WATT, age 94 of North Little Rock Ar., passed away March
15, 1995 at Rebsamen Regional Medical Center. She was born February 27,
1901 in Mount Olive, Arkansas to Edwin W. and Samantha Hanks Jeffery. She
graduated from St Vincent School of Nursing and worked as a registered
nurse until retirement. She is survived by two sons, John H. Watt of Little
Rock and Charles E. Watt of Cabot, daughter-in-law, Martha Watt:
grandchildren , John Watt, Jr, Little Rock, Joseph Watt, Farmington Ar.,
David Watt and Robert Watt , North Little Rock, Debbie Robbins, Woodlands,
Tx and eight Great-grandchildren. Her husband Charles Harvey Watt and
grandson Jeffery Harrison Watt preceeded her in death. Furneral services
will be held at Mt Olive Cumberland Presbyterian Church (Izard County) on
Friday, March 17, 1995 at 1 P.M. with arrangment by Griffin-Leggett Rest
Hills Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mt. Olive Cemetery.

Samantha Hanks was the daughter of Millard Hanks and Mary L (Mollie )
Jeffery. Molllie was the daughter of Jesse Jeffery and Samatha Lawrence,
and a sister to Hulda Jane Jeffery who married Roland Hancel Hanks.
(grandfather of Dale Hanks.)

Millard Hanks, Roland Hanks and Lewis Elsner Hanks were brothers. Lewis
Hanks was my grandfather- Joyce Cooper Walker.

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