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From: Brenda Jerome <>
Subject: Obituary - Lydia Doom - Livingston Co, KY
Date: Thu, 18 Dec 1997 07:52:20 -0600


Livingston Ledger, Smithland, KY 20 Aug 1942

Mrs. Lydia Doom, 92, one of Livingston county's oldest citizens,
died recently after a long illness.

Born May 6, 1840, Mrs. Doom had lived all her life near Tiline.
She was the widow of Felix Doom, who died in 1893. Funeral
services were held in the First Baptist Church in Tiline, Rev.
Olen Sisk of Princeton, officiating, assisted by the Rev. Allie
Sullivan of Morehouse, MO. Interment was in Leeper Cemetery.

Mrs. Doom is survived by three sons and two daughters: Belt Doom,
Harvey Doom, Cassidy Doom, Mrs. Matty Matthews, and Mrs. Sopha
McDonald, all residents of Livingston county. She leaves 170
descendants, including great, great-grandchildren.

Brenda Joyce Jerome, CGRS

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