Troy fought during WW1.
Troy Black. CAMDEN Services for Troy Lee Black, 79, retired railroad employe, were today at Sandy Point Baptist Church
with the Rev. Leonard Greer and the Rev. Monroe Sarratt officiating." Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery with
Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home in charge. Mr. Black died Wednesday at his home after a short illness. He was a, WWI
veteran and a member and deacon .of Sandy Point Baptist Church. He leaves his widow, Mrs. Ivy Douglas Black of Camden;
two daughters, Mrs. Nadine Turner and Mrs. Mildred Baker, both of Camden; two sons, Wendell Black and Aaron Black, both
of East St. Louis, Ill.; 15 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.2 3 4 5
- Shelby County Tennessee Register of Deeds http://register.shelby.tn.us/index.php
- Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census, District 12, Benton, Tennessee; Roll: 2233; Page: 1B; EnumerationDistrict: 14; Image: 1073.0.
- World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Card
- Tennessee State Library and Archives
- The Jackson Sun (Jackson, Tennessee) ¨ Fri, Jul 25, 1975 ¨ Main Edition ¨ Page 7