Photos submitted by: Roy Traster
John Carrol Savell
John Carrol Savell's tragic death occurred when he was standing atop a stack of logs being transported by wagon and they shifted and rolled off the wagon taking John with them. John's neck was broken in the fall and he died instantly. This picture was taken before 1898.
This Picture was taken at the home of Mrs. Altha Omega Savell Turhitt in Union, Neshoba County MS., in 1958. Left to right: Mrs. Mary Savell, Mrs. Lula Talbert Munn wife of Ollie Munn. Ollie's daughters, Miss Hilda Munn is standing, Miss Marlene Munn is sitting. Next, Mattie Sally Savell Munn and her son Ollie Munn. Standing behind Mattie is her sister Altha Omega Savell Truhitt with her niece Mrs. Etna R'Zilla Mowdy Knight.
Picture taken in late 1940's in California. My grandmother, Lottie Laurabelle Savell Mouwdy.
"This picture was taken before 1908. From left to right, Miss Mattie Sally Savell, standing in back: Miss Elizabeth (Lizzie) Savell and their mother Mrs. Mary Susan Burnett Savell."
Jeff Kemp - State Coordinator
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