Descendants of Jonathan Christmas - South Carolina

Notes


3170. James Monroe Whittington-5669


1940 Census, Robeson Co., NC; E. Lumberton; Family 159; ED: 78-15, p. 10A list Monroe Whittington, age 28, works for cotton mill; wife, Myrtie, 21 & son, James M., 2.

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: James Whittington; SSN: 244-07-4243; Last Residence: 28352 Laurinburg, Scotland, North Carolina, USA; BORN: 22 Nov 1912; Died: Jun 1976; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951).

North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994 - Familysearch.org
Name: James Monroe Whittengton; Event Type: Death; Event Date: 19 Jun 1976; Event Place: Laurinburg, Scotland, North Carolina; Birth Year: 1912; Burial Date: 20 Jun 1976; Burial Place: Laurinburg, N.C.; Cemetery: Hillside Memorial Park; Residence Place: Laurinburg, Scotland, N.C.; Address: 1009 Elizabeth Dr.; Gender: Male; Age: 63; Marital Status: Married; Race (Original): White; Occupation: Textiles; Birth Date: 22 Nov 1912; Birthplace: South Carolina; Father's Name: Clarence A. Whittington; Mother's Name: Josephine Lane; Spouse's Name: Myrtis Britt; Reference ID: CN 22553, GS Film number: 1984215.

[WHT: Cuma Jo Whittington, daughter, provided family information on her parents & siblings on Nov. 5, 2000.]


Myrtis Jerome Britt-10527


U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Myrtis B. Whittington; SSN: 241-09-2898; Last Residence: 28358 Lumberton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA; BORN: 17 Nov 1918; Died: 26 Jan 1994; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951).


7218. James Monroe Whittington Jr-10528


North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000:
Name: James Monroe Whittington Jr; Gender: Male; Race: White; Event Type: Birth; Birth Date: 9 Apr 1938; Birth County: Robeson; Parent1 Name: James Monroe Whittington; Parent2 Name: Myrtis Britt; Roll # NCVR_B_C083_66005; Volume: 1938, Page: 523.

U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1 - Ancestry.com
Name: James M Whittington; Birth Date: 9 Apr 1938; Address: 7902 Rayville Dr, Dallas, TX, 75217-4766 (1995).

Dallas Morning News, The (TX) - October 18, 2008 - GenealogyBank.com
Whittington, James Monroe, Jr. Age: 70 Entered into this world 4-9-38 and on 10-16-2008 left us and went into the arms of Jesus-singing his songs. Jim was born In Lumberton, N.C. spending his younger days there. At the age of 17 he joined the Navy for 4 years. While in the Navy he & a group of buddies formed a band to entertain the troops. Returning to N.C. after the Navy he stayed until 1964. He then moved to Calif. Living in Calif until 1976, then moving to Texas until his death.

Preceded in death by his parents, James Monroe, Sr. & Myrtis (Britt) Whittington. Also Margaret, the mother of Carol, his daughter. Survived by daughters: Phyliss & Michael Chavis of S.C., Penny Whittington of Dallas, Carol & Robbie Kirk of S.C.: step-daughter, Billie S. Hays & Jack of The Colony, TX; 6 grandchildren, Michelle & John Blackmon, Philip Chavis, Chris Whittington, Rachel Chavis, Briona Belton & Tahnea Rericha; step granddaughter; 6 great grandchildren & great-great grandson, Tristen. Also survived by his wife, Peggy Miller; his very best buddy, Willie Wayne (Beaudroux) Carter; so many friends from Paula Sue's Restaurant to numerous to mention and sister-in-law, Flo Osborn.

Memorial Service will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday, October 19, 2008 at Troy Suggs Chapel with Pastor Bruce Miller officiating. Troy Suggs Funeral Home 7623 Military Pkwy Dallas TX 75227 (214) 381-1109

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: James M. Whittington; Last Residence: 75032 Fate, Rockwall, Texas; BORN: 9 Apr 1938; Died: 16 Oct 2008; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (1953-1954)


7220. Gloria Joyce Whittington-10530


North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000:
Name: Gloria Joyce Whittington; Gender: Female; Race: White; Event Type: Birth; Birth Date: 11 Oct 1942; Birth County: Robeson; Parent1 Name: James Monroe Whittington; Parent2 Name: Myrtes Britt; Roll # NCVR_B_C083_66005; Volume: 1942, Page: 732.

U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2 - Ancestry.com
Name: Gloria Whittington; Birth Date: 11 Oct 1942; Address: 1202 W Lake Parker Dr, Lakeland, FL, 33805-4528.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The (GA) - February 20, 2010 - GenealogyBank.com
Gloria Joyce Whittington, age 67 of Lawrenceville, passed away on February 18, 2010. She is survived by Susan Sommer, Walter Lee Coon II, Myra Taylor, Cora Chase, Lora Mahr, Katrina Osterhout. A Private Family Memorial Service will be held. Condolences may be sent or viewed at ww.wagesfuneralhome.com Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, (770) 963-2411.


U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Gloria Joyce Whittington; Last Residence: 30043 Lawrenceville, Gwinnett, Georgia, USA; BORN: 11 Oct 1942; Died: 18 Feb 2010; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (1957).


3172. Mary Eliza Christmas-15837


North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979: groom's name: A.C. Parrish; groom's birth date: 1888; groom's age: 21; bride's name: Mary Christmas; bride's birth date: 1888; bride's age: 21; marriage date: 25 Nov 1909; marriage place: Wilson, Wilson, NC; groom's father's name: J.G. Parrish; groom's mother's name: Fannie Parrish; bride's father's name: Robert Christmas; bride's mother's name: Mary Christmas; groom's race: White; indexing project (batch) number: M86992-7; system origin: North Carolina-EASy; source film number: 1689626; reference number: 1909 J-Z; Citing this Record: "North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F8Q3-ZJ3 : accessed 11 Feb 2013), A.C. Parrish and Mary Christmas, 25 Nov 1909; citing reference 1909 J-Z, FHL microfilm 1689626.

[WHT: Thanks to "KRW" for creating Findagrave.com - Memorial# 131199257, which has links to spouse & child.]


Asa Collins Parrish-17252


[WHT: I'm not sure this is right family, but marriage records show Mary Christmas married A. C. Parrish.]

1900 Census, Durham Co., NC; Mangum; dwelling 7 list A. C. Parrish, age 10 & parents: Gatha J., 38; Fannie, W., 32 & 6 siblings.

1920 Census, Pittsylvania Co, VA; Danville; Dwelling 206; ED: 31, 12A list Asia C. Parrish, age 30, ins. agent, born in NC; wife, Mary E., 31 & 2 children: Gretchen E., 8, born in NC & H. Bruce, 5, born in VA.

1930 Census, Pittsylvania Co, VA; Danville; Dwelling 737; ED: 106-2, p. 11A list A. C.Parrish, age 40, owns gas station; wife, Mary E., 41 & 2 children: Gretchen, 18 & H. Bruce, 15.

1940 Census, Pittsylvania Co, VA; Danville; Dwelling 199; ED: 106-2, p. 10B list Asa C. Parrish, age 50, salesman; wife, Mary E. 51 & dau. Gretchen, 28, invoice clerk at cotton mill.

U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942: Name: Asa Collins Parrish; Birth Date: 3 Aug 1889; Birth Place: Durham, NC; Residence: Pittsylvania, VA; Race: White.


7222. Harry Bruce Parrish-17279


Social Security Death Index: Name: Harry B. Parrish; SSN: 224-10-1234; Last Residence: 23666 Hampton, Hampton City, VA; Born: 4 Oct 1914; Died: 4 Jul 1993; State (Year) SSN issued: Virginia (Before 1951)


Rachel Waller-23190


Daily Press (Newport News, VA) - Oct. 26, 1999 - GenealogyBank.com
Rachel W. Parrish, 86, died Sunday, Oct. 24, 1999, in Hampton. She was a native of North Carolina and had been a resident of Hampton for 59 years. She was a cafeteria worker with Hampton schools and retired in 1975 after 15 years of service. She was a member of Parkview Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Bruce Parrish. She is survived by two daughters, Ann Glenn, and husband, Clarence, of Hampton, and Carol P. Smith, and husband, Fred, of Vinton; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; and one sister, Mamie Tilley of Danville.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27, 1999, in Peninsula Memorial Park by the Rev. Lawrence Biermann. Visitation will be today from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Riverside Funeral Home. The family wished to express appreciation to Riverside Convalescent Center for their care and support for the last six years.


3173. Robert Allen Christmas-15838


1910 Census, Durham Co., NC; Parrish; Dwelling 122; ED: 36, p. 7B list R. A. Christmas, age 23, salesman in a book store; wife, Lottie, 20, married 3 years, had 1 child: Mary E., 2.

1920 Census, Mecklenburg Co., NC; Charlette Ward 2; Dwelling 178; ED: 137, p. 8B list Robert Cristmas, age 33, salesman - office supplies; wife, Lottis, 29 & 6 children: Mary, 12; Thomas, 10; Margaret, 8; Francis, 5; Robert, 2 & Daniel, 6 mo.

North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975:
Name: Robert Allen Christmas; Gender: Male; Race: White; Age: 69; Birth Date: 5 Nov 1889; Birth Place: Durham, North Carolina, United States; Death Date: 7 Jan 1959; Death Location: Durham, Durham; Father's Name: Robert L Christmas; Mother's Name: Madie Patterson; RESIDENCE: Durham, Durham, North Carolina.


Lottie Thomas Andrews-15855


1940 Census, Durham Co., NC; Durham, Ward 2; Family 353; ED: 32-14, p. 16B list Lottie Christman/Christmas, age 48, married & 4 children: Margaret, 28, sec. for baseball assoc.; Francis, 25, wrapper oper. at tobacco factory; William, 19 & Shirley, 12.

[WHT: An assumption the death certificate is for this person.]


7223. Mary Elizabeth Christmas-15856


[WHT: I assume her birth year was 1908, based on 1910 census, and her brother being born in June 1910.]

1930 Census, Wake Co., NC; Raleigh; Dwelling 164; ED: 36, p. 10A list Hubert E. Gaster, age 23, works for tele. co.; wife, Mary E., 22, married at age 16 & 3 children: Hubert E., 4; Jack C., 3 & William L., 0.

North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994 - FamilySearch.org
Name: Mary Elizabeth Christmas Bedient; Event Type: Death; Event Date: 07 Jan 1986; Event Place: Durham, Durham, North Carolina; Birth Year: 1909; Burial Date: 09 Jan 1986; Burial Place: Durham, N. C.; Cemetery: Oak Grove Mem Gardens; Residence Place: Durham, Durham, North Carolina; Gender: Female; Age: 76; Marital Status: Married; Race (Original): white; Occupation: Homemaker; Birth Date: 09 Nov 1909; Birthplace: Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina; Father's Name: Robert Allen Christmas; Mother's Name: Lottie Andrews; Spouse's Name: Ralph Osborn Bedient; Reference ID: v 1A cn 1249; GS Film number: 1991200.

[WHT: My thanks to Alexina Van Pelt, who provided additional descendant information for Mary Elizabeth Christmas, on Jan. 14, 2015.]


Hubert Edward Gaster-22552


North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000:
Name: Hubert Edward Gaster; Event Type: Delayed Birth; Birth Date: 4 Jul 1906; Birth County: Chatham; Roll number: NCVR_B_C022_68001; Volume: 4, Page: 427.

U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989:
Name: Hubert E Gaster; Gender: Male; Residence Year: 1934; Street address: 004 Boylan dr; Residence Place: Raleigh, North Carolina, USA; Occupation: Installer; Spouse: Mary Gaster; Publication Title: Raleigh, North Carolina, City Directory, 1934.

North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004:
Name: Hubert Edward Gaster; Gender: Male; Race: White; Marital Status: Married; Social Security Number: 240077226; Age: 71; Date of Birth: 4 Jul 1906; Residence County: Chatham; Date of Death: 17 Apr 1978; Death County: Chatham; Death State: North Carolina; Burial Location: Burial out of state; Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1978.

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Hubert Gaster; SSN: 240-07-7226; Last Residence: 27502 Apex, Wake, North Carolina, USA; BORN: 4 Jul 1906; Last Benefit: 27502, Apex, Wake, North Carolina, USA; Died: Apr 1978; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951).


Ralph Osborn Bedient-17361


The Herald-Sun - April 5, 2004
DURHAM - Mr. Ralph Osborn Bedient, 90, a resident of Durham., died early Sunday morning, April 4, 2004, at Carver Living Center. Mr. Bedient was born in Norwalk, Ct., son of the late Ralph G. and Grace Osborn Bedient. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Christmas Bedient. Mr. Bedient was retired from the U.S. Postal Service and served in the U. S. Army during WWII. He was a member of Duke Memorial United Methodist Church.

Surviving is a daughter, Kathleen Bellefiori of Florida; a step-daughter, Margaret Kozar of Durham; two step-sons, Hubert Gaster of New Hill, NC and Jack Gaster of Pittsboro, NC; a sister, Barbara Bedient of DeBary. Florida; and several grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Carver Living Center as well as Duke Hospice. Arrangements by - Clements Funeral Service.


7224. Thomas Allen Christmas-15898


North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994 - FamilySearch.org
Name: Thomas Allen Christmas; Event Type: Death; Event Date: 09 Jun 1992; Event Place: Durham, Durham, North Carolina; Birth Year: 1910; Burial Place: Durham, N. C.; Cemetery: Woodlawn Memorial Park; Residence Place: Durham, Durham, N. C. 27712; Gender: Male; Age: 82; Marital Status: Divorced; Race (Original): White; Occupation: Tobacco Machine Operator; Birth Date: 06 Jun 1910; Birthplace: Durham, N. C.; Father's Name: Robert Allen Christmas; Mother's Name: Lottie Andrews; Reference ID: v 26A cn 26497; GS Film number: 1991949.


7225. Margaret Christmas-15899


Name: Margaret Christmas Smith; Event Type: Death; Event Date: 21 Dec 1987; Event Place: Durham, Durham, North Carolina; Birth Year: 1914; Burial Date: 23 Dec 1987; Burial Place: Durham, North Carolina; Cemetery: Woodlawn Memorial Park; Residence Place: Durham, Durham, North Carolina; Address: 1515 North Pettigrew Street; Gender: Female; Age: 73; Marital Status: Divorced; Race (Original): White; Occupation: Homemaker; Birth Date: 08 Feb 1914; Birthplace: Durham, North Carolina; Father's Name: Robert Christmas; Mother's Name: Lottie Andrews. Reference ID: v 51B cn 51520, GS Film number: 1991362; "North Carolina, Deaths, 1931-1994," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FGCK-H58 : accessed 15 January 2015), Margaret Christmas Smith, 21 Dec 1987; citing Durham, Durham, North Carolina, v 51B cn 51520, State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh; FHL microfilm 1,991,362.

North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004:
Name: Margaret Christmas Smith[Margaret Christmas C]; Gender: Female; Race: White; Marital Status: Divorced; Social Security Number: 240011205; Father's Last Name: C; Age: 73; Date of Birth: 8 Feb 1914; Residence City: Durham; Residence County: Durham; Residence State: North Carolina; Date of Death: 21 Dec 1987; Death City: Durham (P); Death County: Durham; Death State: North Carolina; Burial Location: Burial in state; Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1983-87.

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Margaret Smith; SSN: 240-01-1205; Last Residence: 27705 Durham, Durham, North Carolina, USA; BORN: 8 Feb 1912; Died: Dec 1987; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951).


Fulton Owen Smith-22553


Herald-Sun, The (Durham, NC) - Nov. 19, 2003 - GenealogyBank.com
DURHAM - Mr. Fulton Owen Smith, 81, died early Tuesday, November 18, 2003, at Durham Regional Hospital. Mr. Smith was born in Lee Co., the son of the late Frealon O. and Allie Jourdan Smith. He was employed by Southland Associates and Erwin Mills prior to his retirement. Mr. Smith was a member of Duke Memorial United Methodist Church.

Mr. Smith is survived by his wife, Vida King Smith; two daughters, Linda Henricksen and husband, Chester, of Downington, Pa., and Michele Smith of Durham; a son, Barry F. Smith of Roxboro; six grandchildren, Ashley Nason, Laurin Mancour, Deborah Sanford, Wendy Brooks, Gery Henricksen and Lisa Paulson; and six great-grandchildren.

Graveside funeral service will be held Thursday 2 p.m. at Woodlawn Memorial Park with the Rev. Betty Berghaus officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at Clements Funeral Home in Durham.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Duke Memorial United Methodist Church, 504 W. Chapel Hill St., Durham, N.C., 27701, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3639 Old Chapel Hill Rd., Durham, N.C., 27707, or the Durham Rescue Mission, Inc., 1201 E. Main St., Durham, NC 27701 - Clements Funeral Service.


7226. Julia Frances Christmas-15857


North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975:
Name: Julia Frances Hill; [Julia Frances Christmas] ; Gender: Female; Race: White; Age: 56; Birth Date: 19 Dec 1914; Birth Place: North Carolina, United States; Death Date: 9 Oct 1971; Death Location: Butner, Granville; Father's Name: A R Christmas; Mother's Name: Lottie Andrews; RESIDENCE: Durham, Durham, North Carolina.


7227. Robert Allen Christmas Jr-15858


North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975:
Name: Robert Allen Christmas Jr.; Gender: Male; Race: White; Age: 35; Birth Date: 1 Oct 1917; Birth Place: Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States; Death Date: 9 May 1953; Death Location: Durham, Durham; Father's Name: Robert A Christmas Sr.; Mother's Name: Lottie Andrews; RESIDENCE: Durham, Durham, North Carolina.


Edna Margaret Yates-17255


U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989: Name: Edna M Christmas; Gender: F (Female); Residence Year: 1939; Street Address: 413 N Hyde Park av; Residence Place: Durham, NC; Spouse: Robt A Christmas; Publication Title: Hill's Durham (Durham County, N C) City Directory


Dorothy C. Mooney-16786


Herald-Sun, The (Durham, NC) - May 27, 2004 - GenealogyBank.com
DURHAM - Mrs. Dorothy Conner Christmas, 81, widow of Robert Christmas, died on Tuesday, May 25, 2004. A graveside service will be held Friday, 10 a.m., at Woodlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the home of James and Johnnie Guthrie, 5357 N. Roxboro Rd., Durham, NC 27712 - Hudson Funeral Home.


7228. Daniel Webster Christmas-15900


North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975:
Name: Daniel Webster Christmas; Gender: Male; Race: White; Age: 50; Birth Date: 8 Jun 1919; Birth Place: North Carolina, United States; Death Date: 6 Sep 1969; Death Location: Durham, Durham; Spouse's Name: Edna Hall; Father's Name: Robert Christmas; Mother's Name: Lottie Tilley; RESIDENCE: Durham, Durham, North Carolina.


Edna Olivia Hall-15901


Durham Herald - Feb. 4, 2011
Mrs. Edna Olivia Hall Christmas, 92, wife of the late Daniel Webster Christmas, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on February 3, 2011. She was born September 29, 1918 in Ettrick, Virginia to the late Thomas Stephen and Olivia McLaughlin Hall. She had 3 brothers, the late Victor Carlyle Hall, the late Thurlow Hall, and Waldo Preston Hall of St Pete Beach, FL, as well as one sister Olga Hall Dean of Durham.

She attended Durham High School, and worked for several department stores in Durham including Lerners, Baldwins, Ellis Stone, and Thalhimer's, were she was manager at the Lakewood Shopping Center store until her retirement. She was active in the Duke Memorial United Methodist Church, teaching Sunday School, singing in the choir, and active with the children and youth. She was an Eastern Star. She enjoyed gardening, ceramics, and her spending time with her family.

She is survived by three daughters, Patricia Christmas Forbes and her husband the Rev. Joseph Forbes of Pinehurst, Sandra Christmas Gay and her husband Herbert Gay of Hickory, Carol Christmas Crutchfield and her husband Bruce Crutchfield, of Bluffton, SC; eight grandchildren, Elaine Forbes Marshall and her husband Mike of Hope Mills NC, Joseph W. Forbes, Jr. and his wife Suzanne of Wake Forest, Scott Gay and his wife Karen of Hickory, Jeffrey Forbes and his wife Sherry of Wake Forest, Michael Gay of Hickory, Daniel Webster Gay of Hickory, Aaron MacLeod Crutchfield, of Clemson, SC, and Lucas McPherson Crutchfield of Bluffton, SC; and by 13 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews; and her feline companion of many years, Lucky.

Obit - The Charlotte Observer - Feb. 4, 2011
HICKORY -- Edna Olivia Hall Christmas, 92, died February 3, 2011. Service 2pm Saturday, visitation 1pm, Duke Memorial United Methodist Church. Bass-Smith Funeral Home in charge. Published in Charlotte Observer on February 4, 2011


3174. Clyde Julien Christmas-15839


1920 Census, Henrico Co., VA; Richmond, Prec. 3; Dwelling 328; ED: 133, p 19B list Clyde J. Christmas, age 26, fireman with railroad, born in NC, as were parents; wife, Myrtle L., 24 & son, Clyde J., 5.

1930 Census, Henrico Co., VA; Richmond, Jefferson Park; Dwelling 39; ED: 116-91, p. 4A list Clyde J. Christmas, age 37, fireman with railroad, born in NC, as were parents; wife, Myrtle M., 34 & son, Clyde J., 15.

1940 Census, Newport News, VA; 1414 24th St.; ED: 113-22, p 1A list Clyde J. Christmas, age 47, railroad engineer; wife, Myrtle Lee, 44 & son, Clyde J., Jr., 25.

His WWII Civilian Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Serial # U688 shows his DOB in Durham, NC, middle name of Julien, lives at 1414 24th St., Newport News, VA, works for C & O Railroad, and contact person is Mrs. Myrtle Lee Christmas, same address, signed as C. J. Christmas.


7231. Clyde Julien Christmas Jr.-15873


Daily Press (Newport News, VA), April 17, 1994 - GenealogyBank.com
YORK - Clyde J. Christmas Jr., 79, who retired in 1978 after 30 years, from the C&O Railroad as a marine engineer, died Saturday, April 16, 1994. A native of Richmond, Mr. Christmas had been a Peninsula resident for more than 61 years. He was a member of Saint Mark Lutheran Church, the Railroad Retired Mens Club, the Newport News Retired Mens Club and the Bremond Masonic Lodge 241, A.F. & A.M.

Survived by his wife, Helen Warren Christmas; a daughter, Suzanne Christmas Miller of Williamsburg; a son, Dr. Clyde J. Christmas III of Burlington, N.C.; three grandsons, Jay Christmas and Jeffrey Christmas of Burlington, N.C. and Christopher Miller of Williamsburg; a granddaughter, Miss Lindsay Miller of Williamsburg.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at Saint Mark Lutheran Church by Pastor Wayne Shelor. Burial will be in Peninsula Memorial Park Cemetery with Masonic Rites at the grave. The family will receive friends at the Peninsula Funeral Home 7 to 8 p.m. Monday. Memorials to Mary Immaculate Hospital Hospice Program, Denbigh, or St. Mark Lutheran Church, Yorktown.


Helen Warren-24615


Daily Press (Newport News, VA) - March 6, 2015
Helen W. Christmas, 95, of Twin Lakes Center, passed away at 9:20 AM, Friday, February 13, 2015, at Coble Healthcare Center of Twin Lakes.

A native of Newport News, VA, she was the wife of the late Clyde J. Christmas, Jr. and daughter of the late William B. Warren and Henrietta Massalon Warren. Helen was a retired secretary with Standard Oil Company of Indiana and a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church in Yorktown, VA.

Surviving are her son, Dr. Clyde J. Christmas III and wife G. G. of Burlington; her daughter, Suzanne Christmas Miller and husband William of Williamsburg, VA; four grandchildren, Jay Christmas, Jeff Christmas, Christopher Miller and Lindsay Noel Miller; five great grandchildren; and a nephew, Dr. Ronald S. Warren, Jr. of Athens, GA.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, February 21, at the Twin Lakes Chapel with Dr. Mark Wm. Menees and The Rev. Nathan Hooks officiating. The family will greet friends at a reception following the memorial service.

Memorials may be made to Twin Lakes Center, 100 Wade Coble Dr., Burlington, NC 27215. Rich & Thompson Funeral & Cremation Service in Burlington is in charge of arrangements.


3176. George Washington Christmas-15841


1940 Census, Durham Co., NC; Durham; Family 21; ED: 32-79, p. 1B list George W. Christmas, age 41, painter; wife, Elizabeth, 35 & 3 children: George W., Jr., 18, born in VA, as was his mother; Carolin Join, 9 & Bette Jeans, 3.

U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947:
Name: George Washington Christmas; Race: White; Birth Date: 22 Feb 1899; Birth Place: Durham, North Carolina; Residence: Durham, North Carolina; Registration Year: 1942; Relationship: Self (Head)
North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975:
Name: George W Christmas;Gender: Male; ; Race: White; Age: 43; Birth Date: 22 Feb 1900; Birth Place: Durham, North Carolina, United States; Death Date: 12 Dec 1943; Death Location: Durham, Durham; Spouse's Name: Eliz Weldon Christmas; Father's Name: R L Christmas; Mother's Name: Mary Ann Patterson; RESIDENCE: Durham, Durham, North Carolina. [WHT: Headstone shows DoB as Feb. 22, 1899 & DoD as Dec. 11, 1943.]


7232. Daniel Bowden Christmas-15851


North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975:
Name: Daniel Bowden Christmas; Gender: Male; Race: White; Age: 12; Birth Date: 5 Aug 1913; Birth Place: Durham; Death Date: 13 Jul 1926; Death Location: Durham, Durham; Father's Name: G W Christmas; Mother's Name: Elizabeth Wilborn.


7233. Carolyn Christmas-15903


The News & Observer, (Raleigh, NC), January 10, 2010 - GenealogyBank.com
Mrs. Carolyn Christmas Bunn, 78, a former resident of Timberlake, died on Saturday, January 9, 2010. She was a native of Durham, the daughter of the late George W. Christmas and Margaret Elizabeth Wilborn Holmes. She was a retired Administrative Assistant at Duke University Medical Center. She studied with the Jehovah Witness.

She is survived by her son, David Bunn of Timberlake; four daughters, Norma Holder and Sherry Stuelke both of Durham, Kim Herring of Surf City and Dawn Creech of Selma; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at Hudson Funeral Chapel. The family will receive friends on Monday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Hudson Funeral Home and other times at the home of Norma Holder, 909 Allister Road. Flowers are acceptable or donations may be made to the SPCA.


7234. Betty Jean Christmas-15902


WILMINGTON - Ms. Betty Jean Christmas Porterfield, 70, passed away Monday at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Life Care Center in Wilmington. Ms. Porterfield was raised in Durham, the daughter of the late Elizabeth Wilbron Holmes and George Christmas. Prior to her retirement, she was employed by IBM at RTP.

Ms. Porterfield is survived by daughters, Michelle Capps of Creedmoor, Renee Walker and husband, Mike, of Newnan, Ga., and Sharron Avery and husband, Jerry, of Hampstead; son, Barry Porterfield and wife, Barbara, of Oxford; nine grandchildren and a sister, Carolyn Bunn, of Roxboro.

Graveside funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Maplewood Cemetery with Pastor Jeff Nichols officiating. There is no visitation planned. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Life Care Center, 1406 Physicians Dr. Wilmington NC 28401. The family is being assisted in Durham by Clements Funeral Service, Inc.


3178. Edward Lee Christmas-15843


1930 Census, Durham Co., NC; Durham; Dwelling 532; ED: 32-6, p. 31B list Edward L. Christman/Christmas, age 25, fireman with City Fire Dept.; wife, Texie L.,29, married at age 22 & 3 children: Edward L., Jr., 6; Mildred M. 4 & 10 mo. & Douglas H., 10 mo. Also living in the household is Bertha or Martha Chestnut, 19, sister.

North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975:
Name: Edward Christmas; Gender: Male; Race: White; Age: 66; Birth Date: 8 Jul 1904; Birth Place: North Carolina, United States; Death Date: 11 Oct 1970; Death Location: Durham, Orange; Spouse's Name: Lexie Chestnut; Father's Name: Robert L Christmas; Mother's Name: Mary Patterson; RESIDENCE: Durham, Durham, North Carolina.


7235. Edward Lee Christmas Jr.-15917


U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Name: Edward Lee Christmas Jr; Race: White; Birth Date: 2 Nov 1921; Birth Place: Durham, North Carolina; Residence: Durham, Durham, North Carolina; Registration Year: 1945; Relationship: Self (Head); Household Members Name: Edward Lee Christmas, E L Christmas.

U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006: Name: EDWARD L Jr Christmas; Service Info.: PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II; Birth Date: 2 Nov 1923; Death Date: 31 Mar 1999; Cemetery: Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery; Cemetery Address: 5140 West Picacho Avenue Las Cruces, NM 88001.

Social Security Death Index: Name: Edward L. Christmas; SSN: 245-14-9129; Last Residence: 88004 Las Cruces, Dona Ana, New Mexico, United States of America; Born: 2 Nov 1923; Died: 31 Mar 1999; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951)


Mary Marian Thomas-17149


Las Cruces Sun-News (NM) - December 7, 2008 - GenealogyBank.com
Mary Christmas, 72, of Las Cruces, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008. She was born Dec. 10, 1935 in Columbus, Georgia to Marion and Vera Davis Thomas. She along with her late husband owned and operated B&W Transfer Moving and Storage. Mary was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints Venus Chapel. She liked collecting acorns, making quilts, mostly she loved to be around and talk with people and share stories and truly had an art to make people laugh, but her passion was for her wonderful family. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Mary is survived by her three children Lee Christmas and wife Chrystal of Las Cruces, Joe Christmas and wife Darlene of Columbus, Georgia and Sofia Christmas of Ruidoso, NM; brothers and sisters Kenneth Whitton and wife Shirley, Jack Whitton and wife Carolyn and Jean Ingram all of Columbus, Georgia; grandchildren Hunter, Sterling, Spencer, Tommy and Melanie; two great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceding her in death was her loving husband Edward Christmas and her parents.

Funeral Services to celebrate her life will be at 1:00 PM on Monday, Dec. 8, 2008 at Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints Venus Chapel with Bishop Bodie Davis officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Pallbearers will be members of Mary's family. In lieu of flowers donation may be made to the Special Olympics or to the Salvation Army. Arrangement by Getz Funeral Home corner of Solano Drive and Bowman Avenue in Las Cruces, NM


3179. Bryant Boykin Christmas-15844


U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947: Name: Bryant Boykin Christmas;
Race: White; Birth Date: 8 Aug 1909; Birth Place: Durham, North Carolina;
Residence: Durham, Durham, North Carolina; Registration Year: 1940; Relationship: Self (Head).

North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-2004 - Ancestry.com.
Name: Bryant Boykin Christmas Sr.; Gender: Male; Race: White; Marital Status: Widowed; Social Security Number: 242307192; Father's Last Name: Christmas; Age: 83; Date of Birth: 8 Aug 1909; Birth State: North Carolina; Residence City: Wilmington; Residence County: New Hanover; Residence State: North Carolina; Date of Death: 4 Oct 1992; Death City: Wilmington; Death County: New Hanover; Death State: North Carolina; Burial Location: Burial in state; Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1988-92.

Social Security Death Index:
Name: Bryant B. Christmas; SSN: 242-30-7192; Last Residence: 28540 Jacksonville, Onslow, North Carolina, United States of America; Born: 8 Aug 1909; Died: 4 Oct 1992; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951).


Lillian Elizabeth Newnham-15845


North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-2004:
Name: Lillian Newnham Christmas; Gender: Female; Race: White; Age: 59; Birth Date: 6 Jan 1914; Birth Place: South Carolina, United States; Death Date: 29 Apr 1973; Death Location: Wilmington, New Hanover; Spouse's Name: Bryant B Christmas; Father's Name: Leonard A Newnham; Mother's Name: Lillian Buckheister; RESIDENCE: Carolina Beach, New Hanover, North Carolina.

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Lillian Christmas; SSN: 239-26-4358; Last Residence: 28428 Carolina Beach, New Hanover, North Carolina, USA; BORN: 6 Jan 1914; Died: Apr 1973; State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951).


3182. Madge Caulder-1219


1930 Census, Horry Co., SC; Galivants Ferry; Dwelling 93; ED: 26-17, p. 6A list Henry Todd, age 28, farmer; wife, Madge, 29, married 7 years & 2 children: Auther, 5 & Luther, 3.


3183. Mattie Calder-1220


1930 Census, Horry Co., SC; Galivants Ferry; Dwelling 92; ED: 17, p. 5B list Soloman Todd, age 25, farmer; wife, Mattie, 26 & 2 children: Oliver, 4 & Darline, 1. [WHT: In dwelling 93 is Mattie's sister, Marge & family; dwelling 84, brother, Monroe, dwelling 95, Sam Huggins & family, dwelling 96, her parents & sister, Lillie.

1940 Census, Horry Co., SC; Galivants Ferry; Family 92; ED: 26-18, 7A list Sol Todd, age 38, farmer; wife, Mattie, 35 & 4 children: Oliver, 14; Pauline, 11; Roland, 8 & Sol, Jr., 1 & John Todd, 17, brother.

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Mattie C. Todd; SSN: 251-32-6701; Last Residence: 29204 Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA; BORN: 21 Jan 1909; Died: 24 Aug 1994; State (Year) SSN issued: South Carolina (Before 1951). [WHT: DoB little off from census.]


Soloman L. Todd-1224


U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 - Ancestry.com
Name: Solomon L Todd; Gender: Male; Residence Year: 1957; Street address: Oll Richland;
Residence Place: Columbia, South Carolina; Occupation: Carpenter; Spouse: Mattie C. Todd
Publication Title: Columbia, South Carolina, City Directory, 1957. [Sol, Jr. lives with them, works at a pharmacy.]

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Soloman Todd; SSN: 247-26-7510; Last Residence: 29204 Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA; BORN: 6 Feb 1904; Died: Mar 1985; State (Year) SSN issued: South Carolina (Before 1951).


7244. Pauline Todd-20893


U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014:
Name: Pauline T. Estes; SSN: 251-34-6079; Last Residence: 29204 Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA; BORN: 14 Nov 1928; Died: 27 Feb 1994; State (Year) SSN issued: South Carolina (Before 1951).


7245. Roland L. Todd-20894


[WHT: Burial & children info from Findagrave.com - Memorial# 38545817.]


Janie Alice Turkett-20901


State, The (Columbia, SC) - September 7, 2011 - GenealogyBank.com
COLUMBIA - Funeral service for Janie Alice Fallaw, 77, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 8, 2011, at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, West Columbia Chapel, with entombment to follow in Southland Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 7, 2011, in the funeral home chapel and at other times at 107 Vale Drive, Lexington, SC 29073. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 520 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201.

Mrs. Fallaw was born September 12, 1933, in Columbia, SC, and passed away on Monday, September 5, 2011, after a brief illness. She was a daughter of the late John Travis Turkett and Eva Mae Fraylick Turkett. She retired from Westinghouse NFD in October, 1993 after working in the Grid Area for 25 years. Mrs. Fallaw was of the Baptist faith.

Mrs. Fallaw is survived by her sister, Sue Gray of Clearwater, SC; five grandchildren, Michelle Moorey (Nathan) of Spartanburg, Angela Parker (Tracy) of West Columbia, Glen Kelly (Tami) of Columbia, Sherry Greer (Dusty) of Lexington, and Mikell Martin (Bryan) of Irmo; 14 great-grandchildren; sons-in-laws, A.G. Kelly and Mike McLaughlin, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Ralph Fallaw; daughters, Sherry Kelly and Delores McLaughlin; sister, Sara Resh; and brothers, Marion Turkett, John Turkett; and beloved dog, Tiny II. The family would like to send a special thanks to Doris and Bill Buff for their devotion and care during her illness. www.caughmanharmanfuneralhome.net


Eleanor Davis-25722


SUMMERVILLE - Services for Eleanor Davis Todd, 64, will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Deliverance Tabernacle Ministries, Summerville, with burial in Live Oak Memorial Gardens, Charleston. Visitation is 6-8 this evening at James A. Dyal Funeral Home is in charge.

Mrs. Todd, widow of Roland L. Todd, died Thursday. Born in Columbia, she was the daughter of the late George and Gertrude Meetze Davis. Surviving are daughters, Marlene Hodge, Rolene Law; sons, Roland Jr., Bootie Todd; sister, Agnes Sharpe; ten grandchildren; three great grandchildren; stepdaughters, Sherry Kelly, Delores McLaughlin. He was predeceased by a son, Ronald Todd.


3185. William A. Hucks-1228


[WHT: Living with parents in 1920; see census info for parents.]

1930 Census, Horry Co., SC; Galivants Ferry; Dwelling 182; ED: 26-17, p. 10A list William Hucks, age 31, farmer; Delia, 28 & son, James, 9.

1940 Census, Horry Co., SC; Galivants Ferry; Family 144; ED: 26-18, p. 10B list William Hucks, age 41, farmer; Delia, 38 & son, James, 18.

Social Security Death Index: Name: William Hucks; SSN: 247-56-5549; Last Residence: 29544 Galivants Ferry, Horry, SC; Born: 26 Jan 1896; Died: Jan 1982; State (Year) SSN issued: South Carolina (1953


3186. Sally Jane Hucks-1238


1930 Census, Horry Co., SC; Floyds; Dwelling 369; ED: 15, p. 19A list Smith Stroud, age 30, farmer; wife, Sallie, 28 & 2 children: Annie Bell, 8 & Attiewell (m), 5. [WHT: A number of Strouds live around them.]

Find A Grave Index - FamilySearch.org
Name: Sallie Stroud; Maiden Name: Hucks; Event Type: Burial; Event Date: 1979; Event Place: Floyds Crossroads, Horry, South Carolina, USA; Birth Date: 20 Apr 1900; Death Date: 07 Sep 1979; Affiliate Record Identifier: 82343613; Cemetery: Stroud Cemetery.


Henry S. Stroud-3560


The WWI Civilian Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 has DoB as Sept. 1896.


3187. Samuel Flemming Hucks-1236


1940 Census, Horry Co., SC; Floyds; Family 37; ED: 26-16, p. 3A list Sam Hucks, age 38, farmer; wife, Della Lizzie, 37 & % children: Harvey, 14; Eulee, 13; Boyd, 11; Willie, 8 & Sam, Jr., 4


Della Stroud-1448


[WHT: According to headstone, married a Richardson after Sam; also, her mother and father are listed as Mr. & Mrs. George W. Stroud.]


7255. Boyd Earl Hucks-17898


Orlando Sentinel, The (FL) - Nov. 8, 1995 - GenealogyBank.com
BOYD EARL HUCKS 67, 522 Thistle Hill Road, Osteen, died Tuesday, Nov. 7. Mr. Hucks was a carpenter. He was born in South Carolina. He was Protestant. Survivors: wife, Fleetie; daughters, Doris O'Neal, Inglis, Patricia Joyner, Buena Vista, Tenn.; sons, Buddy, Christmas, James Clayton, Osteen; sister, Yullee Johnson, South Carolina; brother, Willie, South Carolina; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild. Gramkow Funeral Home, Sanford.


Shelby Jean Johnson-10192


The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, SC - July 15, 2000
Shelby Jean Johnson Hucks, 62, died Thursday, July 13, 2000, at her mother's residence after an illness. She was born in Galivants Ferry, a daughter of Mary Irene Benton Johnson and the late Thory White Johnson. She was the widow of Sam Hucks Jr. She was a member of Happy Home Baptist Church in Aynor.

Survivors, in addition to her mother, include three sons, Dean Hucks and his wife, Jodi, of Aynor, Hank Hucks and his wife, Denise, and Terry Hucks and his wife, Charlene, all of Conway; two grandchildren, Sommer and Justin Hucks; four brothers, Lamar J. Johnson, Joseph Johnson, Jacob Johnson and James Johnson, all of Aynor; and five sisters, Geneva Hilburn, Sarah Hardwick and Mary Allen, all of Galivants Ferry, and Elizabeth ``Lib'' Holden and Kay Cannon, both of Aynor.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway chapel. The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Happy Home Baptist Church. The Revs. Bill Williams and Mack Hutson will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to Happy Home Baptist Church, 2866 Nichols Highway, Aynor 29511.


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