Name: Anna Elizabeth PEDDY
Given Name: Anna Elizabeth
Change Date: 19 MAY 2011
_PRIM: Y 20 JAN 1856 in Winn Parish, Louisiana, United States
_PRIM: Y 19 JUL 1934 in Dodson, Winn Parish, Louisiana
>From the July 27, 1934 Winnfield News-American
Mrs. Anna Sholars Dies at Her Home in Dodson Thurs.
Burial of Prominent Winn Parish Citizen is at Gansville
Mrs. Anna Elizabeth Sholars, 78 years of age, died at her home in Dodson Thursday afternoon, July 19, at 6:40 o'clock. Funeral services were conducted at Gansville at 4:30 Friday afternoon, with Rev. B. C. Land, pastor of the Winnfield Baptist Church, Rev. Alwin Stokes, pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Winnfield, and Rev. Ellis Smith, pastor of the Methodist Church, also of Winnfield, conducting the funeral rites.
Active pallbearers included Hasson Morris, W. J. Pyburn, Dodson, W. H. Peters, J. M. Breedlove, H. J. Waters, Dodson, C. F. Walsworth, Dr. A. W. Radescich, and A. I. Talton. The following were honorary pallbearers: W. T. Heflin, A. J. Taylor, J. B. Milam, Sr., W. T. Jolly, L. Lewis, W. P. Kelly, B. F. Temple, G. C. Taylor, W. W. Allen,
W. L. Smith, J. W. Shelton, B. L. Anderson, Dr. S. B. Matthews, J. M. Wright, Dr. J. F.
Smith, E. C. Willis, and J. E. Dark.
Mrs. Sholars was born in Winn Parish on January 20, 1856, and has been a life long resident of the parish where her family has been prominent in local history. She was a member of the Dodson Baptist Church, and was active in Eastern Star work, having been a member of Unity Chapter No. 71 of Dodson.
Surviving Mrs. Sholars are the following sons and daughters: Sheriff Bryant Sholars, Winnfield; Oren Sholars, Texarkana; R. D. Sholars, Kilgore, Texas; Louis Sholars, Winnfield; Mrs. J. D. Gray, Dodson; Mrs. A. E. Raywinkle, Shreveport; Mrs. M. L. Brown, Hornbeck; and Mrs. G. M. Walsworth, Winnfield.
John Randall SHOLARS b: SEP 1853 in Louisiana
- Oren SHOLARS b: 20 OCT 1878 in Gansville, Winn Parish, Louisiana
- Charlie SHOLARS b: 17 FEB 1880 in Louisiana
- Bryant SHOLARS b: 30 AUG 1880 in Louisiana
- Maud M. SHOLARS b: 13 NOV 1883 in Louisiana
- Albert M. SHOLARS b: 12 FEB 1886 in Louisiana
- Ebba M. SHOLARS b: 18 AUG 1888 in Louisiana
- Frances Irene SHOLARS b: 12 NOV 1891 in Dodson, Winn Parish, Louisiana
- Randall D. SHOLARS b: 17 FEB 1894 in Louisiana
- Laura Mae SHOLARS b: 2 NOV 1896 in Louisiana
- Louis W. SHOLARS b: 15 JUN 1899 in Louisiana