Tombstone Tuesday: Vernon and Venna Stansell Thompson

kst1969   March 29, 2011   Comments Off on Tombstone Tuesday: Vernon and Venna Stansell Thompson

Kingston Cemetery Photos - Photographed May 28 2001 - 14

My Great-Grandparents:  Vernon and Venna Stansell Thompson, Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison, Arkansas.

Vernon "Vern" Thompson was born on 19 February 1889 at Perrie Lee, Caldwell County, Texas.  He was the son of William Thompson and Arreve Waggonner.  He married Quail Roberts, daughter of George Roberts and Margaret Martin, on 17 December 1911 at Madison, Arkansas.  He married Venna Elizabeth Stansell, daughter of William Oliver Stansell and Susan Angeline King, on 23 August 1921 at Madison, Arkansas.  He died on 16 October 1954 at Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, at age 65 and was buried October 1954 Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison, Arkansas.

Venna Elizabeth Stansell was born in 1904 at Arkansas. She was the daughter of William Oliver Stansell and Susan Angeline King.  She died in 1987 and was buried beside her husband at Kingston Cemetery.

Tombstone Tuesday

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