Welch, Robert Reed

Male 1911 - 1961


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  • Born  14 Aug 1911  Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Residence  1920  Webster, Fayette, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1930  Itawamba, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence  1 Apr 1940  Little River, Mississippi, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Age: 3Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Granddaughter
    Residence  1941  Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  7AE182955F90411393A5DB876CAD34811DD5 
    Died  13 Oct 1961  Near Murphreysboro, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Robert R Welch, former Fultonian and a driver for Gordon's Transports, Inc., of Memphis, was killed October 13, 1961 when the truck he was driving plunged 35 feet down an embarkment near Lake Murphysboro, Ill., and struck a tree. He was 50. A native of Fulton, he had lived in Memphis for 20 years. He was a memory of the Mallory Heights Baptist Church. The funeral rites were held October 15 with burial in Memorial Park in Memphis with National Funeral Home in charge.
      Survivors included his widow, Mrs. Mavis Welch; two sons, Marcus Welch of Memphis and Robert Welch of the U.S. Arm at San Pedro, Calif; six daughters, Shirley Welch, Donna Welch, Jennifer Welch, Mrs. Janice Chenaull, Mrs. Sherry Sexton and Rammona Welch, all of Memphis; his father and stepmother, Mr. and Mrs. J.E. Welch of Fulton; six sisters, Mrs. Chessie Lee Wood, Mrs. Jessie Sandlin, Mrs. Jeffie Farrar, Mrs. Willie Wallace, and Mrs. Mary Alice Bowen, all of Fulton, and Mrs. Ruby Barber of Zion, Ill; and four grandchildren.
    Buried  15 Oct 1961  Memorial Park, Memphis, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Person ID  I1746  Keith and Kay's
    Last Modified  9 Feb 2013 

    Father  Welch, Jesse Ellis,   b. 20 Nov 1888, Fayette County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1978, Fulton, Itawamba, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  McFadden, Annie Estelle,   b. 27 Jan 1891, Tilden, Itawamba, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1953, Union Grove Cemetery, Itawamba County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Oct 1910  Itawamba, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  6D02403E83F441B99929166649938DD7DC76 
    Family ID  F921  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Phillips, Mavis Jewell,   b. 9 May 1923, Itawamba, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1986, Itawamba, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1948  Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID  6112A2BE7FED4E3BB990D0C46ABE31CAC85C 
    Children 
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    Family ID  F931  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Living 
    Children 
     1. Welch, Janice or Jane Marion,   b. Abt 1844, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Living
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    Family ID  F6343  Group Sheet


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