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Johnnie Lee Beaver Dies In Hospital; Funeral On Monday

30 Nov 1914 - 8 Nov 1956

Johnnie Lee Beaver, 40, of Hollis died at Shelby Hospital at 6:10 a.m. today after illness of a few days.

He was a brother of Summie A. Beaver, who was killed in a dynamite explosion in a well near Polkville three weeks ago.

Funeral services will be conducted at Union Baptist Church Monday at 3 p.m. The Rev. Forrest Teague will officiate, assisted by the Rev. D.W. Digh. interment will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Beaver is survived by his wife, Mrs. Lillian Jones Beaver; and 10 children of the home, J.W., Billy, John Jr., Jimmy, Norman, Joyce, Lois, Tommy, Ronny and Roger Beaver.

Also surviving are: his mother, Mrs. Jake Beaver of Hollis, three brothers, Fred Beaver of Lawndale, Ernest Beaver of Hollis, Bill Beaver of Shelby; and two sisters, Mrs. Jimmie Poole of Ellenboro and Mrs. Flay Jones of Shelby.