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Verna Dale Frisby

Female 1919 - 2104  (184 years)


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  • Name Verna Dale Frisby 
    Born 3 Dec 1919  Moro Bay, Bradley, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Apr 2104  Camden, Ouachita, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • OBITUARY
      El Dorado NewsTimes
      7 Apr 2014

      Verna Dale Walls, 94, of Camden, formerly of El Dorado, passed form this life on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at her home in Camden.

      She was born on Dec. 3, 1919, at Moro Bay, to the late Roland Frisby and Rosie Lee (Culpepper) Frisby. Verna was a member of Pentecostal Fellowship Church of El Dorado, but attended Maul Community Baptist Church after she moved to Camden. She was a homemaker and a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, sister and friend, who will be greatly missed by all. Verna was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Curtis H. Greer; second husband, William Walls; two brothers and six sisters.

      Those left to cherish her memory include one son, Travis W. Greer, of Camden; two daughters, Barbara Jean Kelly, of Blackwell, Texas, and Carolyn Kelly, of Spring, Texas; one brother, Mitchell Dean Frisby, of Houston, Texas; nine grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation will be from 5-8 this evening at Bailey Funeral Home.

      Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Bailey Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. William Carter officiating. Burial will follow at Green Grove Cemetery near Strong under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home of El Dorado.

    Buried Green Grove Cemetery, Old Union, Union, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22743  Dickinson
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2018 

    Father Walter Roland Frisby,   b. 1 May 1889, Wilmington Township, Union, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1934, Union County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Rosie Lee Culpepper,   b. 3 Aug 1890,   d. 26 Dec 1996, El Dorado, Union, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 106 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 4 Nov 1908  Union County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F7056  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Curtis Hazel Greer,   b. 9 Sep 1913, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1939, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1936  Union County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F7060  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Estil Walls,   b. 22 Jul 1921, Pike County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1996, El Dorado, Union, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 9 May 1948 
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F7059  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S51] Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Name: W R Frisby
      Gender: Male
      Age: 21
      Birth Year: abt 1887
      Residence: Pigeon Hill, Union, Arkansas
      Spouse's Name: Rosa Culpepper
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 18
      Spouse's Residence: Blanchard Springs, Union, Arkansas
      Marriage Date: 4 Nov 1908
      Marriage License Date: 2 Nov 1908
      Marriage County: Union
      Event Type: Marriage
      FHL Film Number: 988524

    2. [S51] Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Name: Verna Frisby
      Gender: Female
      Age: 18
      Birth Year: abt 1918
      Residence: El Dorado, Union, Arkansas
      Spouse's Name: Curtis Greer
      Spouse's Gender: Male
      Spouse's Age: 23
      Spouse's Residence: El Dorado, Union, Arkansas
      Marriage Date: 10 Oct 1936
      Marriage License Date: 10 Oct 1936
      Marriage County: Union
      Event Type: Marriage
      FHL Film Number: 1993217