George Edward Funderburk

M, #1272, b. 13 Apr 1883, d. 5 Jan 1971
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     George Edward Funderburk was born on 13 Apr 1883.1,2 He was the son of David A. Covington Funderburk and Smithy Jane Yates. George Edward Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of David A. Covington Funderburk.

George Edward Funderburk married first Tempie F. Faircloth, daughter of Thomas Faircloth and Tabitha A. Barber, on 31 May 1903 in Decatur Co., GA.3,2

George Edward Funderburk was widowed on 18 Jul 1906.4

George's second marriage was to Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan on 24 May 1908 in Decatur Co., GA.5,2 George Edward Funderburk was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Iron City, Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan.



This is the great-grandson of Abel Laney Funderburk who placed a marker on the graves of Abel Laney and his wife, Tressie (some long time after their deaths.)

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. George Edward Funderburk filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA. He was of medium height, of medium build, with blue eyes and black hair. He was living in Donalsonville. Robin L. Cox signed as Registrar. Ruth Funderburk was listed as his nearest relative.6 George was an Oil Mill Superintendent for the Donalsonville Oil Mill in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Brinson, Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan.7 George Edward Funderburk was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA with others in the household: Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan.8 George Edward Funderburk was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA with others in the household: Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan.9

George Edward Funderburk died on 5 Jan 1971 in Colquitt Co., GA, at age 87.10 He was buried in Westview Cemetery, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA.11

Child of George Edward Funderburk and Tempie F. Faircloth

Children of George Edward Funderburk and Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  3. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), D517, p. 126. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  4. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  5. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943, E157, p. 126.
  6. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A972.
  7. [S681] US1920.
  8. [S679] US1930.
  9. [S1399] US1940.
  10. [S1310] Georgia Death Index 1933-1998, Death Registration, FamilySearch, UT. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998.
  11. [S1464] Cemetery Marker in Westview Cemetery, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA (Goff Dr SW & 7 Ave SW (31.17000 -83.79800)).

Tempie F. Faircloth1

F, #1273, b. 4 Apr 1887, d. 18 Jul 1906
     Tempie F. Faircloth was born on 4 Apr 1887.2 She was the daughter of Thomas Faircloth and Tabitha A. Barber. Tempie F. Faircloth was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Rock Pond, Decatur Co., GA in the household of Thomas Faircloth.

Tempie F. Faircloth married George Edward Funderburk, son of David A. Covington Funderburk and Smithy Jane Yates, on 31 May 1903 in Decatur Co., GA.3,2

Tempie F. Faircloth died on 18 Jul 1906 at age 19.2 She was buried in Salem-Seminole Baptist Church Cemetery, Desser, Seminole Co., GA.4

Child of Tempie F. Faircloth and George Edward Funderburk

Citations

  1. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), p. 126, shows middle initial. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  2. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  3. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943, D517, p. 126.
  4. [S847] Cemetery Marker in Salem-Seminole Baptist Church Cemetery, Seminole Co., GA (GA Highway 374); read by Brenda King McNair.

Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan

F, #1274, b. 2 Jan 1892, d. 14 Sep 1951
     Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan was born on 2 Jan 1892.1

Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan married George Edward Funderburk, son of David A. Covington Funderburk and Smithy Jane Yates, on 24 May 1908 in Decatur Co., GA.2,1 Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Iron City, Decatur Co., GA in the household of George Edward Funderburk.

Ruth Funderburk was listed as the nearest relative of George Edward Funderburk on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.3 Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Brinson, Decatur Co., GA in the household of George Edward Funderburk.4 Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Donalsonville, Seminole Co., GA in the household of George Edward Funderburk.5 Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA in the household of George Edward Funderburk.6

Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan died on 14 Sep 1951 at age 59.1 She was buried in Westview Cemetery, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA.7

Children of Rhoda Hester (Ruth) Sullivan and George Edward Funderburk

Citations

  1. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  2. [S6] Eustus Howard Hayes, Index to White Marriages, Decatur County, 1824-1943, Some Decatur Co., GA, Genealogical References (Ozark, AL: Eustus Howard Hayes, 1973), E157, p. 126. Hereinafter cited as Index to White Marriages, Decatur Co., 1824-1943.
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Order Number A972. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [S1464] Cemetery Marker in Westview Cemetery, Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA (Goff Dr SW & 7 Ave SW (31.17000 -83.79800)).

Bessie Louise Funderburk

F, #1275, b. 29 Nov 1890, d. 26 Nov 1923
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     Bessie Louise Funderburk was born on 29 Nov 1890.1 She was the daughter of David A. Covington Funderburk and Smithy Jane Yates.

Bessie Louise Funderburk married Garland G. Caldwell.1 Bessie Louise Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of David A. Covington Funderburk. Bessie Louise Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of David A. Covington Funderburk.

Bessie Louise Funderburk died on 26 Nov 1923 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, at age 32; the informant of the death was Garland G. Caldwell, her husband.2,1 Bessie Louise Funderburk was buried in Brinson Cemetery, Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.3,4

Citations

  1. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  2. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Certificate 31638. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  3. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).
  4. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates.

Garland G. Caldwell1

M, #1276
     Garland G. Caldwell married Bessie Louise Funderburk, daughter of David A. Covington Funderburk and Smithy Jane Yates.1

In 1923, Garland G. Caldwell was the informant of the death of his wife, Bessie Louise Funderburk.2,1

Citations

  1. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  2. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, Certificate 31638. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.

David Bickett Funderburk

M, #1277, b. 27 May 1892, d. 18 Nov 1970
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     David Bickett Funderburk was born on 27 May 1892 in Decatur Co., GA.1,2 He was the son of David A. Covington Funderburk and Smithy Jane Yates.

David Bickett Funderburk married Lura May Alday.2 David Bickett Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of David A. Covington Funderburk. David Bickett Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of David A. Covington Funderburk. David was an engineer for Seaboard Railroad. He worked for the railroad for approximately 45 years.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Alapaha, Berrien Co., GA with others in the household: Lura May Alday.

David Bickett Funderburk was living in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA, from 1925 to 1970.1 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Lura May Alday. David Bickett Funderburk was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA with others in the household: Lura May Alday.3

David Bickett Funderburk died on 18 Nov 1970 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA, at age 78.1,2 His funeral was held at 3:00 pm on 20 Nov 1970 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.1 He was buried on 20 Nov 1970 in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.4,1

Citations

  1. [S783] Transcribed by Denise Smiley, Decatur Co., GA Obituary Records, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/obits).
  2. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  3. [S1399] US1940.
  4. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

Lura May Alday

F, #1278, b. 7 May 1897, d. 9 Feb 1984
     Lura May Alday was born on 7 May 1897 in TN.1,2

Lura May Alday married David Bickett Funderburk, son of David A. Covington Funderburk and Smithy Jane Yates.2 Lura May Alday was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Alapaha, Berrien Co., GA in the household of David Bickett Funderburk. Lura May Alday was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA in the household of David Bickett Funderburk. Lura May Alday was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA in the household of David Bickett Funderburk.3

Lura May Alday died on 9 Feb 1984 at age 86. Her last residence was Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.4,5 She was buried in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA.5

Citations

  1. [S681] US1920.
  2. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  3. [S1399] US1940.
  4. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S28] Cemetery Marker in Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur Co., GA (GA's old time burial ground).

John Paul Funderburk

M, #1279, b. 25 Feb 1899, d. 2 Sep 1959
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     John Paul Funderburk was born on 25 Feb 1899.1,2 He was the son of James Sample Funderburk and Elizabeth (Bettie) Massey. John Paul Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Jesup, Wayne Co., GA in the household of James Sample Funderburk.3

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. John Paul Funderburk filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Valdosta, Lowndes Co., GA. He was short, of slender build, with gray eyes and brown hair. He was single and living at 316 E. Hill Ave. in Valdosta. Tho. James A. Funderburke is listed as his nearest relative. D. W. Agnew signed as Registrar.4 John was a bookkeeper in the Valdosta Grocery Store on 12 Sep 1918 in Valdosta, Lowndes Co., GA.1 He was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Valdosta, Lowndes Co., GA in the household of Elizabeth (Bettie) Massey. John Paul Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Orlando, Orange Co., FL in the household of Elizabeth (Bettie) Massey.5 John Paul Funderburk was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1945 in Orlando, Orange Co., FL with others in the household: Elizabeth Mae Funderburk and Elizabeth (Bettie) Massey.6

John Paul Funderburk died on 2 Sep 1959 at age 60.2 He was buried in 1959 in Valdosta, Lowndes Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  2. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards", Order Number A228.
  5. [S1399] US1940.
  6. [S916] FL1945.

Winnie Davis Funderburk

F, #1280, b. 3 Oct 1903, d. 14 Nov 1905
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     Winnie Davis Funderburk was born on 3 Oct 1903.1 She was the daughter of Rev. Jefferson Lee Funderburk and Cora B. McCollum.

Winnie Davis Funderburk died on 14 Nov 1905 at age 2.1 She was buried in Brinson Cemetery, Brinson, Decatur Co., GA.2

Citations

  1. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  2. [S780] Transcribed by Ida Kirkland Boyce, Decatur Co., Georgia Cemeteries, GA GenWeb (http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/decatur/cemeteries).

Ernestine Funderburk

F, #1281, b. 2 Jul 1905, d. 6 Nov 1988
Relationship
1st cousin 1 time removed of Beryl Virginia Burns
Charts
Bickett Descendants
     Ernestine Funderburk was born on 2 Jul 1905 in GA.1 She was the daughter of Rev. Jefferson Lee Funderburk and Cora B. McCollum. Ernestine Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Rev. Jefferson Lee Funderburk. Ernestine Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Decatur Co., GA in the household of Rev. Jefferson Lee Funderburk.

Ernestine Funderburk married Baker Ellis Calhoun circa 1925.1,2 Ernestine Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Waycross, Ware Co., GA in the household of Baker Ellis Calhoun.2 Ernestine Funderburk was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Waycross, Ware Co., GA in the household of Baker Ellis Calhoun.3

Ernestine Funderburk died on 6 Nov 1988 in Ware Co., GA, at age 83.4 She was buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, Waycross, Ware Co., GA.5

Citations

  1. [S164] Guy B. Funderburk, Funderburk: Castles and Conquests (Monroe, NC: Cory Press, 1975), p. 249. Hereinafter cited as Funderburk: Castles and Conquests.
  2. [S679] US1930.
  3. [S1399] US1940.
  4. [S767] Death Registration from original data: State of Georgia. Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-98. Georgia: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records (1998), Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, Certificate No. 42308. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Index.
  5. [S1051] Cemetery Marker in Greenlawn Cemetery (GA), Waycross, Ware Co., GA (located at 31.1818883 -82.2512340 (311055N 0821504W)).