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  • ID: I4879
  • Name: Margaret "Maggie" Etter Clemmons
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: 2 MAR 1868 in Wilson Co, Tn 1
  • Death: 17 OCT 1954 1
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    • Note: Maggie Clemmons Weaks is listed on Social Security application of Mona Weaks as her mother.
    • Note:
      The following is a transcribed copy (including misspellings) of the
      obituary notice published on October 18, 1954 in the Union City
      Daily Messenger.

      Mrs. Weaks

      Rites Tuesday At
      Hornbeak Church

      Mrs. Maggie Weaks, resident of the Hornbeak community for
      many years, died at 9 o'clock Sunday night at the home of her
      daughter, Mrs. Mable Griffin in Mayfield, Ky.
      Services will be at 2:30 Tuesday afternoon at Hornbeak Methodist
      church. Officiating will be the Rev. D.W. Anderson, Tiptonville
      Methodist minister, assisted by the Rev. F.R. Bell of Hornbeak.
      Interment will be in Hornbeak cemetery under the direction of King
      Funeral home of Obion.
      Mrs. Weaks was the widow of William Finis Weaks, who died
      in 1938. Daughter of John H. and Matilda Clemmons, she was born
      in Middle Tennessee but had spent most of her life at Hornbeak.
      She had resided with Mrs. Griffin in Mayfield since March.
      Mrs. Weaks was a member of the Hornbeak Methodist church.
      She leaves four other daughters, Mrs. Mora Egbert of Detroit,
      Mrs. Vella Johnson of Plymouth, Mich., Mrs. Lelia Schmaus of
      Detroit and Mrs. Bessie Cartwright of Tiptonville; one step-
      daughter, Mrs. Alvie Kimball of Clinton, Ky.; two stepsons, Jim Weaks
      of Sikeston, Mo and Henry Weaks, also of Missouri; one sister,
      Mrs. Lou Patterson of Nashville; two brothers, Bomar Clemmons
      and Joe Clemmons of Hornbeak.

      A son, Calvin Weaks, died several years ago in Nashville.

      Father: John Houston Clemmons b: 16 JAN 1846 in Wilson Co, Tn
      Mother: Matilda Jane Nokes b: 2 FEB 1849 in Wilson Co, Tn

      Marriage 1 William Finis Weaks b: 25 NOV 1848 in Ky
      • Married: ABT 1893 in Obion Co, Tn (?) 3
      1. Has No Children Mora Weaks
      2. Has No Children Lelia Weaks
      3. Has Children Samuel Calvin Weaks b: NOV 1895 in Hornbeak, Tn
      4. Has Children Mona Maple Weaks b: 28 OCT 1897 in Hornbeak, Tn
      5. Has No Children Vella Weaks
      6. Has No Children Bess Weaks
      7. Has No Children Allibell Weaks

      1. Abbrev: Obion County Library Cemetery records
        Obion County Library Cemetery records
      2. Abbrev: Social Security application of Mona Weaks
        Social Security application of Mona Weaks
      3. Abbrev: 1900 census
        1900 census