Carrie Myrtle Lentz

F, b. 5 May 1901, d. 19 December 1984
FatherGeorge Washington 'Wash' Lentz b. 12 Apr 1875, d. 15 Sep 1955
MotherMary Anna Elizabeth ('Annie') Johnston b. 30 Apr 1881, d. 20 Jun 1958
     Carrie Myrtle Lentz was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 4A2B5987DF4C9446A585870ACC61C68D9567. She was born on 5 May 1901 at Whitfield County, Georgia.2 As of 31 August 1919,her married name was Nicholson.2 She married Ralph Wilson Nicholson at Walker County, Georgia, on 31 August 1919.3 Carrie Myrtle Lentz died on 19 December 1984 at La Fayette, Walker County, Georgia, at age 83.2

Family

Ralph Wilson Nicholson b. 28 Jan 1900, d. 12 Oct 1986
Children

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Carrie Myrtle Nicholson.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Georgia Marriage Records from Select Counties.

Ralph Wilson Nicholson

M, b. 28 January 1900, d. 12 October 1986
FatherAllen Cicero Nicholson b. 1 Jul 1864, d. 21 Dec 1958
MotherMary Katherine Shields b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Dec 1947
     Ralph Wilson Nicholson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 9899544A878DB442B690C480FD782DCDD2C9. He was born on 28 January 1900 at Lake Murphy, Moultrie, Colquitt County, Georgia.2 He married Carrie Myrtle Lentz at Walker County, Georgia, on 31 August 1919.3 Ralph Wilson Nicholson died on 12 October 1986 at La Fayette, Walker County, Georgia, at age 86.4

Family

Carrie Myrtle Lentz b. 5 May 1901, d. 19 Dec 1984
Children

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Georgia Marriage Records from Select Counties.
  4. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Rev Ralph Wilson Nicholson.

George Allen Nicholson

M, b. 31 January 1921, d. 10 October 1944
FatherRalph Wilson Nicholson b. 28 Jan 1900, d. 12 Oct 1986
MotherCarrie Myrtle Lentz b. 5 May 1901, d. 19 Dec 1984
     George Allen Nicholson was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 7E05687DCC4F944D9763E088C79DDB8D9231. He was born on 31 January 1921 at Georgia.2 He He was with Gen. Patton's 5th Army, 362nd Inf Regt, 91st Div., Purple Heart and Bronze Star.3 He died on 10 October 1944 at Florence, Italy, at age 23; George Allen Nicholson was the son of Ralph Allen Nicholson and Carrie Myrtle Lentz. He died serving his country during WWII in Florence Italy
Burial marker at Center Point Cemetery, LaFayette, Walker County, GA.4 He was buried at Center Point Baptist Church Cemetery, LaFayette, Walker County, Georgia.4

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Nathan Woodruff Kin.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  4. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, George Allen Nicholson.

Evelyn Nicholson

F, b. 31 December 1922, d. 30 December 2002
FatherRalph Wilson Nicholson b. 28 Jan 1900, d. 12 Oct 1986
MotherCarrie Myrtle Lentz b. 5 May 1901, d. 19 Dec 1984
     Evelyn Nicholson 838 Wheeler Rd., LaFayette, GA 30728.
She was secretary-treasurer of LANCE-LANTZ-LENTZ-LENCE People, Inc. Resigned as of 27 Mar 2000 due to stroke.
OBITUARY
Evelyn Smith
LaFayette, (GA) -- Evelyn Nicholson Smith died Monday, 30 Dec 2002, in her residence in LaFayette, GA..
She lived in LaFayette the past 11 years. Prior to that she lived in Nashville for 21 years. Mrs. Smith retired from Tennessee Baptist Convention after 15 years service. She was a member of Joyful Class and Senior Adult Choir of Burning Bush Baptist Chruch and former member of the First Baptist Church in LaFayette. She also was an ative member of the Daughters of the Confederacy.
She was a daughter of the late Rev. Ralph an Carrie Nicholson. Preceded in death by brother, George Allen Nicholson.
Survivors are: son, Mark A. Smith and wife, Meredeith Johnson of Micanopy, FL; daughter, Adele S. and husband, Michael D. Holt, of Lextington, TN; sisters, Myrtle Copeland and Vera Hargis of Rossville, GA; grandchildren, Alaina Jones, Andrea Tarte, Carrie Lynn Mullins, Aaron Michael Holt; great grandchildren, Zachary and Erin Jones, Noah and Ashly Tarte, Onika and Johnnie Mullins.
Funeral services will be at 11 am today at the Burning Bush Baptist Church with Rev. Bruce Cappleman and Dr. Todd Gaddis officiating.
Pallbearers: Buster Hollis, Alex Kimble, Freddy Huey, Greg Fukton, Aaron Holt, Shawn Mullins, Michael Holt.
Interment will be in Center Point Baptist Church Cemetary.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Gideon Memorial Bible, 5911 Ringgold Rd., Chattanooga, TN 37412.
Arrangements by the Hertiage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway. She was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 8809A1657310B54FB6C21AFDFC7581852444. She was born on 31 December 1922 at Georgia.2 As of 4 May 1945,her married name was Smith.2 She married Glenn A. Smith at Georgia on 4 May 1945.2 Evelyn Nicholson died on 30 December 2002 at LaFayette, Walker County, Georgia, at age 79.2

Family

Glenn A. Smith b. 26 Dec 1926, d. 31 Dec 2002

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, pp. 92 addendum and p. 129.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Glenn A. Smith

M, b. 26 December 1926, d. 31 December 2002
     Glenn A. Smith was Marriage; Person Source.1 He Obituary - Rev. Glenn Smith
LaFayette, (GA) -- Rev. Glenn A. Smith died tuesday, Dec 31, 2002, in a local hospital.
He was born in LaFayette, GA, on 26 Dec 1927. Rev. Smith, ordained in 1945, pastored numerous churches in the states of Georgia, Kentucky, Alabama and Tennessee. From 1967 to 1970, he was employed by the Alabama Baptist Convention, Montgomery, AL.. From 1970 until his retirement in 1990 he served as a consultant in the Church Training Department of the Baptist Sunday School Board, Nashville, TN. He returned to North Georgia where for the past 11 years he provided pastoral service to a number of churches in the region. He served as chaplain at Hutcheson Medical Center in Fort Oglethorpe and most recently as associate pastor of Burning Bush Baptist Church in Ringgold, GA.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Bence C. and Minnie Belle Smith, and his loving wife of 57 and a half years, Evelyn Nicholson Smith.
Survivors are: son, Mark A. Smith and wife, Meredeith Johnson of Micanopy, FL; daughter, Adele S. and husband, Michael D. Holt, of Lextington, TN; sister, Marjorie Mavity and husband, Joseph; grandchildren, Alaina Jones, Andrea Tarte, Carrie Lynn Mullins, Aaron Michael Holt; great grandchildren, Zachary and Erin Jones, Noah and Ashly Tarte, Onika and Johnnie Mullins.
Funeral services will be at 11 am today at the Burning Bush Baptist Church with Rev. Bruce Cappleman and Dr. Todd Gaddis officiating.
Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Burning Bush Baptist Church and chaplains of Hutcheson Medical Center.
Interment will be in Center Point Baptist Church Cemetary.
Arrangements by the Hertiage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.2 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID E46247ACF3943148889742B63452EB9C5D81. He was born on 26 December 1926 at LaFayette, Walker County, Georgia.2 He married Evelyn Nicholson at Georgia on 4 May 1945.2 Glenn A. Smith died on 31 December 2002 at LaFayette, Walker County, Georgia, at age 76.2

Family

Evelyn Nicholson b. 31 Dec 1922, d. 30 Dec 2002

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 92 addendum and p. 129.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Stanley Ceal Burgess1

M, b. 30 March 1927, d. 16 July 2002
     Stanley Ceal Burgess was Marriage; Person Source.2 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 4CC2D223DDE739428CDDC20402BC5024A341. He was born on 30 March 1927 at Alcorn County, Mississippi.3,4 He died on 16 July 2002 at Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, at age 75.4

Citations

  1. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  2. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, US WW II Army Enlistment Records about Stanley Ceal Burgesss.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, my Shackelford Family Tree.

Ernest H. Fulton

M, b. 30 November 1930, d. 29 October 1970
FatherHerman Howard Fulton b. 30 Jul 1911, d. 6 Jun 1942
MotherSadie Alberta Proffit b. 6 Oct 1913, d. bt 1931 - 2003
     Ernest H. Fulton was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 47334AC85F501241907E63A42DBDB62C6F7D. He was born on 30 November 1930 at Etowah County, Alabama.2,3 Ernest died on 29 October 1970 at Catoosa County, Georgia, at age 39. Burial: Center Point Cemetery, LaFayette, Walker County, GA.2,4

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Ernest H Fulton.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Herman H Fulton in the 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ernest H Fulton in the Georgia Deaths 1919-98.

Melvin Monroe Lents1

M, b. 15 March 1903, d. 18 March 1966
FatherGeorge Washington 'Wash' Lentz b. 12 Apr 1875, d. 15 Sep 1955
MotherMary Anna Elizabeth ('Annie') Johnston b. 30 Apr 1881, d. 20 Jun 1958
     Melvin Monroe Lents was Marriage; Person Source.2 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 0F3AE87E83711449B24D40497C57564EFF4B. Melvin Monroe Lents was also known as Melvin Monroe Lentz. He was born on 15 March 1903 at Whitfield County, Georgia.3 He married Lyda Jolley at Roane County, Tennessee, on 14 December 1929.4 Melvin Monroe Lents died on 18 March 1966 at Rockwood, Roane County, Tennessee, at age 63.5

Family

Lyda Jolley b. 22 Dec 1902, d. 21 Jan 1983
Child

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, US Social Security Death Index 1935-2014 about Melvin Lents.
  2. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  4. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002 about Lyda Jolley.
  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, US Social Security Death Index 1935-2014 about Melvin Lentz.

Lyda Jolley

F, b. 22 December 1902, d. 21 January 1983
     Lyda Jolley was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 5B2DB256647B4047A4E0CEB5CE80B4A3A2C5. Her married name was Lentz. She was born on 22 December 1902 at Rhea Springs, Rhea County, Tennessee.2 She married Melvin Monroe Lents at Roane County, Tennessee, on 14 December 1929.3 Lyda Jolley died on 21 January 1983 at Roane County, Tennessee, at age 80.4

Family

Melvin Monroe Lents b. 15 Mar 1903, d. 18 Mar 1966
Child

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909 for Lyda M Jolley.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002 about Lyda Jolley.
  4. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Charles Monroe Lents1

M, b. 10 March 1931, d. 9 July 1990
FatherMelvin Monroe Lents b. 15 Mar 1903, d. 18 Mar 1966
MotherLyda Jolley b. 22 Dec 1902, d. 21 Jan 1983
     Charles Monroe Lents Was in Air Force in 1959. He changed the surname from LENTZ to LENTS because he 'got tired of explaining the 'Z' on the end.' He was Marriage; Person Source.2 Charles Monroe Lents was also known as Charles Monroe Lentz.3 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 77278E4D1155DD4C9B0E9245BD39BB80B9BB. He was born on 10 March 1931 at Rockwood, Roane County, Tennesee.4,5 He married Alice Pauline Bell at Florida on 6 September 1952.3 Charles Monroe Lents died on 9 July 1990 at Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, at age 59; Burial: Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL.5,6

Family

Alice Pauline Bell b. 10 Jul 1922, d. 20 Sep 1990

Citations

  1. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Melvin Monroe Lents.
  2. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  4. [S11] 1940 US Census, online www.ancestry.com, Charles Lontz in the 1940 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, charles Monroe Lents in the US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  6. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Charles Monroe Lents.

Alice Pauline Bell1

F, b. 10 July 1922, d. 20 September 1990
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 6DDCC273A7B0A042859DCB7B0F52BA80BADF. Alice Pauline Bell was Marriage; Person Source.2 Alice Pauline Bell was also known as Alleine Bell. She was born on 10 July 1922 at Michigan; Social Security Death Index says her SSN was issued before 1951 in Michigan.1 She married Charles Monroe Lents at Florida on 6 September 1952.3 As of 6 September 1952,her married name was Lentz.3 Alice Pauline Bell died on 20 September 1990 at Florida at age 68; Burial: Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL.1

Family

Charles Monroe Lents b. 10 Mar 1931, d. 9 Jul 1990

Citations

  1. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Alice Pauline Lents.
  2. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.

Raymond McKinley Griffin

M, b. 25 March 1932, d. 22 March 1991
     Raymond McKinley Griffin was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 919DDC74B64E2249A9668AB82BF7231396C6. He was born on 25 March 1932 at Roane County, Tennessee. He died on 22 March 1991 at Roane County, Tennessee, at age 58; Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Rockwood, Roane County, TN.2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Raymond M Griffin.

Charles Ray Griffin

M, b. 16 November 1956, d. 5 November 1975
FatherRaymond McKinley Griffin b. 25 Mar 1932, d. 22 Mar 1991
     Charles Ray Griffin was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 46B2DDD2814BF94FAAFE2351E21F082B0B1D. He was born on 16 November 1956 at Roane County, Tennessee.2 He died on 5 November 1975 at Rockwood, Roane County, Tennessee, at age 18; He was killed in an auto accident
Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Rockwood, Roane County, TN.3,2

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 129.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Charles R Griffin.
  3. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.