The Maury Democrat (Maury Co., TN.),
Thursday, December 21, 1922 edition

Submitted 15 Mar 2001
by Judy K. Sanders

     Mrs. Nancy White, aged 81 years, one of the oldest and most highly esteemed women of the Culleoka community, died Saturday at the home of her sons, Marshall and  Robert White, with whom she had resided a number of years.  Mrs. White's death followed an illness of about three weeks during which time her recovery had been despaired of.  She is survived by nine children, her husband having preceded her to the grave many years ago.  Mrs. White was a native of Alabama, but had spent most of her life in this county.  She was a member of the Christian church and was regarded as a splendid Christian character by all who knew her.  The funeral services were conducted at old Gibsonville church in Giles county Sunday afternoon by Prof. S.F. Logue.  Interment was in the family cemetery.

      Nancy Jane Yancy was in the 1850 Lauderdale Co., AL. census as a 6 year old.   She married in Lauderdale Co., AL. in 1856 to William A. King.    They were in the 1860 Lauderdale Co., AL.   They had 4 children and all were born in Lauderdale Co., AL.   William A. King died in 1864 and she was left a widow, thus her move to Giles Co., TN. where she married James White.   They moved to Maury Co. sometime between 1880 and 1900 and she died there in 1922.  {  Judy K. Sanders  }

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