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Lydia Jane Norwood (1903-1939)
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Born: 1903 Carroll County Tennessee. 1
Married: Richard Bernice Temple (1902-1970) on 20 Jan 1924 in Madison County Tennessee. 3
Died: 4 Dec 1939 Jackson, Madison County Tennessee. 1 2
Buried: Butler Church Cemetery Carroll County Tennessee.
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Thomas Jefferson Norwood
8 May 1842-7 Mar 1933
William Wesley Norwood
9 May 1869-9 Nov 1921
Married: 2 Jan 1866
Emily Elizabeth Pinkston
28 May 1842-29 Jun 1921
Lydia Jane Norwood
1903-4 Dec 1939
Married: 26 Jan 1891
William Taylor Boyd
4 Apr 1849-27 Sep 1925
Jennette Florence Boyd
30 Jan 1875-28 Jun 1938
Married: 1 May 1870
America Elizabeth Robison
13 May 1852-3 Mar 1879

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      Richard Bernice Temple

Brothers and Sisters

Mrs. R.B. Temple passed away at early hour today. Funeral on Tuesday afternoon from Pretense Baptist Church. Mrs. R.B. Temple 33 resident of 519 Day Street this city passed away at her home there this morning at 4 o'clock following an illness of about two weeks. She was born and reared in Carroll County but had made her home in this section for the past 25 years. Deceased is survived by her husband; two sons Richard H Temple and Billy S. Temple of this city and a daughter miss Agnes Bernice Temple also of Jackson; two brothers Clifford Norwood of Jackson and R. E. Norwood of Carroll County; two sisters Mrs. W.C. King of Jackson and and Mrs. America Pinkston of Memphis. The funeral will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the Pretense Baptist Church by the Rev. R.C. Joyner and the internment will follow in the cemetery there. Smith Funeral Home in charge.2


  1. Death Certificate, Lydia Jane Temple
  2. The Jackson Sun (Jackson, Tennessee) Mon, Dec 4, 1939 Page 9
  3. Ancestry.com. Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002

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