Alonzo Allen Jones

M, b. 7 December 1922, d. 19 December 1925
     Alonzo Allen Jones was born on 7 December 1922 at Plumerville, Conway, Arkansas. He was the son of Reverand George Elliott Jones and Loleta Faye Crotchett. Alonzo Allen Jones died on 19 December 1925 at age 3.
Father*Reverand George Elliott Jones b. c 1890
Mother*Loleta Faye Crotchett b. 19 Apr 1900, d. 25 Jul 1999

Alice Marie Jones

F, b. 16 August 1925, d. 27 February 2013
Alice Marie Jones Poteete
     Alice Marie Jones was born on 16 August 1925 at Plumerville, Conway, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Reverand George Elliott Jones and Loleta Faye Crotchett. Alice Marie Jones married Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete on 19 August 1945 at at the home of her father, Morrilton, Arkansas. Alice Marie Jones died on 27 February 2013 at age 87 Alice Marie Jones Poteete, 87 died Wednesday in Walnut Ridge. She was born August 16, 1925 in Plummerville, Arkansas to Rev. G.E. and Faye Crotchett Jones and had lived most of her life in Lawrence County. She was a graduate of DeSoto, Missouri High School in 1944 and married Gunnersmate 3rd class Raymond Poley Poteete in Morrilton on August 19, 1945. She graduated from Arkansas State University LPN School in 1964 and with an ASN degree in 1974. She moved from Jonesboro in 1966 and retired from Lawrence Memorial Hospital in 1987. She was an organist and member of Fellowship Baptist Church in Walnut Ridge. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Raymond P. Poteete (1987); her parents; Rev. G.E. and Faye Jones; son, Raymond Lloyd Poteete; daughters, Karen Cravens Barker and Alice R. Findlay; step-great granddaughter, Macy Moyers; son-in-law, Frankie Cravens; brother-in-laws, J.N. Farish and Ruben Whitley; two brothers and one sister. Survivors include sisters, Loleta Farish of Bella Vista, Mary Whitley of Jonesboro; daughter-in-law, Jana Poteete of Hoxie; son-in-laws, David Findlay of Baytown, TX and Michael Barker of Bay; grandchildren, Melinda Kauffman of Conroe, TX, Chad Harvey of Bay Town, TX, Tyna Bennett of Bono, Thomas Poteete of Fanning Springs, FL and Jennifer Poteete of Hoxie; great grandchildren, Marcus and Amanda Marroquin of Conroe, TX and Brayden and Jaelyn Bennett of Bono; several step-grandchildren, step great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Graveside Services will be Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at Elmwood Cemetery in Morrilton, Arkansas with Joel McMasters officiating under the direction of House-Gregg Funeral Home of Walnut Ridge. Visitation will be Saturday from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. at House-Gregg Funeral Home of Walnut Ridge. Pallbearers: Thomas Poteete, Mike Barker, Nathan Bennett, Jacob Mondy, Marcus Marroquin and Chad Harvey.
     She was listed as a daughter in Reverand George Elliott Jones's household on the 1930 Census at Clifton, Faulkner, Arkansas.1 As of 19 August 1945,her married name was Poteete.
Father*Reverand George Elliott Jones b. c 1890
Mother*Loleta Faye Crotchett b. 19 Apr 1900, d. 25 Jul 1999

Children of Alice Marie Jones and Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23-13. Dwelling 88.

Betty Ann Jones

F, b. 14 January 1930, d. 12 January 1936
     Betty Ann Jones was born on 14 January 1930 at Wooster, Faulkner, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Reverand George Elliott Jones and Loleta Faye Crotchett. Betty Ann Jones died on 12 January 1936 at age 5.
     She was listed as a daughter in Reverand George Elliott Jones's household on the 1930 Census at Clifton, Faulkner, Arkansas.1
Father*Reverand George Elliott Jones b. c 1890
Mother*Loleta Faye Crotchett b. 19 Apr 1900, d. 25 Jul 1999

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23-13. Dwelling 88.

James Norton Farish

M, d. before 2013
     James Norton Farish married Loleta Faye Jones, daughter of Reverand George Elliott Jones and Loleta Faye Crotchett, on 11 June 1939 at at the home of her father, Morrilton, Arkansas. James Norton Farish died before 2013.
     James Norton Farish was also known as J. N.

Child of James Norton Farish and Loleta Faye Jones

Rebecca Ann Farish

F, b. 12 November 1946, d. 12 November 1946
     Rebecca Ann Farish died on 12 November 1946 at Morrilton, Arkansas. She was born on 12 November 1946 at Morrilton, Arkansas. She was the daughter of James Norton Farish and Loleta Faye Jones.
Father*James Norton Farish d. b 2013
Mother*Loleta Faye Jones b. 17 Jun 1920

Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete

M, d. 1987
     Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete married Alice Marie Jones, daughter of Reverand George Elliott Jones and Loleta Faye Crotchett, on 19 August 1945 at at the home of her father, Morrilton, Arkansas. Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete died in 1987.

Children of Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete and Alice Marie Jones

Alice Ruth Poteete

F, b. 18 January 1947, d. 2 February 2008
     Alice Ruth Poteete was born on 18 January 1947 at Waldo, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete and Alice Marie Jones. Alice Ruth Poteete died on 2 February 2008 at age 61 Alice Ruth Poteete Findlay, 61, of Baytown, Texas, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2008, after a long battle with cancer.
She was born Jan. 18, 1947, in Waldo to Raymond P. Poteete and Alice Marie (Jones) Poteete. She was a 1965 graduate of Jonesboro High School and later graduated from Central Baptist College in Conway in 1967. Survivors include her husband of 17 years, David L. Findlay; sons, Chad Elliott Harvey and David Findlay Jr., both of Baytown; daughters, Melinda Anne Brown and Deana Ball, both of Baytown; mother, Alice Poteete of Walnut Ridge; and eight grandchildren. A memorial service was held Tuesday evening at Carter Funeral Chapel with Pastor Cecil Hudson officiating.
     As of circa 1991,her married name was Findlay.
Father*Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete d. 1987
Mother*Alice Marie Jones b. 16 Aug 1925, d. 27 Feb 2013

Raymond Lloyd Poteete

M, b. 3 August 1951, d. before 2013
     Raymond Lloyd Poteete was born on 3 August 1951 at Waldo, Arkansas. He was the son of Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete and Alice Marie Jones. Raymond Lloyd Poteete died before 2013.
Father*Reverand Raymond Poley Poteete d. 1987
Mother*Alice Marie Jones b. 16 Aug 1925, d. 27 Feb 2013

Ruben Ray Whitley

M, d. before 2013
     Ruben Ray Whitley died before 2013.

Ruby Stiyrne

F, b. 1903
     Ruby Stiyrne was born in 1903. She married Earle Crotchett, son of Alonzo Crotchett and Missouri Johnsten, circa 1922 at North Little Rock, Arkansas.
     As of circa 1922,her married name was Crotchett. Ruby Stiyrne and Earle Crotchett lived between 1926 and 1931 at Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas.

Eunice E. Fuller

F, b. circa 1907
     Eunice E. Fuller was born circa 1907 at Louisiana. She married Earle Crotchett, son of Alonzo Crotchett and Missouri Johnsten, on 28 July 1934 at Garland, Arkansas.
     Eunice E. Fuller was also known as Eunice B. As of 28 July 1934,her married name was Crotchett. She was listed as wife in Earle Crotchett's household on the 1940 Census at Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee; Roll: T627_3966; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 98-193.

Alta Faye Tilley

F, b. 1909, d. February 1989
     Alta Faye Tilley was born in 1909 at Arkansas. She was the daughter of W. L. Tilley and Lillie M. (?). Alta Faye Tilley married Dale R. Crotchett, son of Alonzo Crotchett and Missouri Johnsten, on 18 May 1929 at North Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas. Alta Faye Tilley married Frank Miller on 4 December 1947 at Saline, Arkansas. Alta Faye Tilley died in February 1989. She was buried in February 1989 at Edgewood Cemetery, Pulaski, Arkansas.
Alta and Dale Crotchett tombstone

     Alta Faye Tilley was also known as Altyfay. She had zero children. She was listed as a daughter in W. L. Tilley's household on the 1910 Census at Perkins, Saline, Arkansas.1 As of 18 May 1929,her married name was Crotchett. Alta Faye Tilley was listed as wife in Dale R. Crotchett's household on the 1930 Census at Guthrie, Logan, Oklahoma.2 As of 4 December 1947,her married name was Miller.
Father*W. L. Tilley b. c 1881
Mother*Lillie M. (?) b. c 1890

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED159. Dwelling 434.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42-8. Dwelling 162-220.

Barney Harris Durham

M, b. circa 1906
     Barney Harris Durham was born circa 1906 at Arkansas. He was the son of (?) Durham and Martha (?). Barney Harris Durham married Hattie Juanita Crotchett, daughter of Alonzo Crotchett and Missouri Johnsten, on 17 June 1925 at Morrilton, Arkansas.
     Barney Harris Durham was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Howard, Conway, Arkansas.1
Father*(?) Durham d. b 1910
Mother*Martha (?) b. c 1867, d. a Apr 1930

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15-9. Dwelling.

Mildred Irene Tamm

F
     Mildred Irene Tamm married Lloyd Crotchett, son of Alonzo Crotchett and Missouri Johnsten, on 1 May 1930 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
     As of 1 May 1930,her married name was Crotchett.

Dorothy Marie Manor

F, b. 18 October 1921
     Dorothy Marie Manor was born on 18 October 1921. She married Lloyd Crotchett, son of Alonzo Crotchett and Missouri Johnsten, on 2 November 1946. Dorothy Marie Manor was buried on 12 July 1969 at Edgewood Cemetery, Pulaski, Arkansas.
Dorothy Marie Crotchett tombstone

     Dorothy Marie Manor was also known as Maynor. As of 2 November 1946,her married name was Crotchett.

Charles Elmore Jenkins

M, b. 18 August 1876, d. 12 January 1949
     Charles Elmore Jenkins was born on 18 August 1876 at Kansas. He married Anna Missouri Smith, daughter of James Edward Smith and Mary Elizabeth Crotchett, on 23 December 1903 at at the home of her parents, near Hartford, Lyon, Kansas. Charles Elmore Jenkins died on 12 January 1949 at Lyon, Kansas, at age 72.
     Charles Elmore Jenkins was also known as Charlie.

Alice Jane Todd

F, b. 1 December 1881, d. 23 May 1978
     Alice Jane Todd was born on 1 December 1881 at Kansas. She married Roy Lynn Smith, son of James Edward Smith and Mary Elizabeth Crotchett, on 24 March 1915 at Gridley, Coffey, Kansas. Alice Jane Todd died on 23 May 1978 at Lena Valley, Lyon, Kansas, at age 96.
     She had zero children. As of 24 March 1915,her married name was Smith. She was listed as wife in Roy Lynn Smith's household on the 1930 Census at Elmerdaro, Lyon, Kansas.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-10. Dwelling 43.

William Lewis Nichols

M, b. 31 March 1884, d. 23 August 1917
     William Lewis Nichols was born on 31 March 1884 at County Line Farm, Lyon, Kansas. He married Amy Smith, daughter of James Edward Smith and Mary Elizabeth Crotchett, on 15 February 1907 at Madison, Greenwood, Kansas, also reported as 13 Feb 1907. William Lewis Nichols died on 23 August 1917 at County Line Farm, Lyon, Kansas, at age 33 died of heat stroke hauling water to cattle.
     William Lewis Nichols was also known as Will.

Children of William Lewis Nichols and Amy Smith

Lois Louella Elizabeth Nichols

F, b. 28 February 1908, d. 14 August 1908
     Lois Louella Elizabeth Nichols was born on 28 February 1908 at Hartford, Lyon, Kansas. She was the daughter of William Lewis Nichols and Amy Smith. Lois Louella Elizabeth Nichols died on 14 August 1908.
Father*William Lewis Nichols b. 31 Mar 1884, d. 23 Aug 1917
Mother*Amy Smith b. 15 Aug 1888, d. 4 Jun 1978

William Lloyd Nichols Sr.

M, b. 13 August 1913, d. 10 March 1989
     William Lloyd Nichols Sr. was born on 13 August 1913 at County Line Farm, Hartford, Lyon, Kansas. He was the son of William Lewis Nichols and Amy Smith. William Lloyd Nichols Sr. married Vivian Letitia Muir on 28 November 1937 at at her mother's home, Muir Farm, Hartford, Lyon, Kansas, by Rev. Russell G. Fosmire. William Lloyd Nichols Sr. died on 10 March 1989 at Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, at age 75.
     He was listed as a step-son in Fred C. Smith's household on the 1930 Census at Elmerdaro, Lyon, Kansas.1
Father*William Lewis Nichols b. 31 Mar 1884, d. 23 Aug 1917
Mother*Amy Smith b. 15 Aug 1888, d. 4 Jun 1978

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-10. Dwelling 34.

Anna Alice LaVern Nichols

F, b. 14 November 1916
     Anna Alice LaVern Nichols was born on 14 November 1916 at Hartford, Lyon, Kansas. She was the daughter of William Lewis Nichols and Amy Smith.
     Anna Alice LaVern Nichols was also known as LaVern. She was listed as a step-daughter in Fred C. Smith's household on the 1930 Census at Elmerdaro, Lyon, Kansas.1 As of 24 October 1937,her married name was Martin. As of 1 January 1950,her married name was Hulett.
Father*William Lewis Nichols b. 31 Mar 1884, d. 23 Aug 1917
Mother*Amy Smith b. 15 Aug 1888, d. 4 Jun 1978

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-10. Dwelling 34.

Fred C. Smith

M, b. circa 1882
     Fred C. Smith was born circa 1882 at Kansas. He married Amy Smith, daughter of James Edward Smith and Mary Elizabeth Crotchett, on 8 December 1928 at Hartford, Lyon, Kansas.
     Fred C. Smith was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Elmerdaro, Lyon, Kansas.1

Child of Fred C. Smith and Amy Smith

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-10. Dwelling 34.

Irvan Thomas Smith

M, b. 19 June 1934, d. 21 June 1934
     Irvan Thomas Smith was born on 19 June 1934 at Hartford, Lyon, Kansas. He was the son of Fred C. Smith and Amy Smith. Irvan Thomas Smith died on 21 June 1934.
Father*Fred C. Smith b. c 1882
Mother*Amy Smith b. 15 Aug 1888, d. 4 Jun 1978

Vivian Letitia Muir

F, b. 22 October 1913, d. 7 March 2000
     Vivian Letitia Muir was born on 22 October 1913 at Muir Farm, Lyon, Kansas. She married William Lloyd Nichols Sr., son of William Lewis Nichols and Amy Smith, on 28 November 1937 at at her mother's home, Muir Farm, Hartford, Lyon, Kansas, by Rev. Russell G. Fosmire. Vivian Letitia Muir died on 7 March 2000 at Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, at age 86.
     As of 28 November 1937,her married name was Nichols.

Marvin Truman Blankenship

M
     Marvin Truman Blankenship married Mabel Emeline Bell, daughter of Wardie Elmer Bell and Josie Angeline McHone, on 3 September 1925 at El Dorado, Kansas.

Anna Myrtle King

F, b. circa 1888
     Anna Myrtle King was born circa 1888 at Kansas. She married Walter Amos Bell, son of John Willis Bell and Emeline Charlotte Crotchett, circa 1912 at El Dorado, Kansas.
     Her married name was Bell. Anna Myrtle King was listed as wife in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1920 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; Living next door to brother, George.1 Anna Myrtle King was listed as wife in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1930 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; living next door to George Bell.2

Children of Anna Myrtle King and Walter Amos Bell

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED9. Dwelling 75.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED8-10. Dwelling 30.

Erma Jean Bell

F, b. 26 February 1913
     Erma Jean Bell was born on 26 February 1913 at Rosalia, Kansas. She was the daughter of Walter Amos Bell and Anna Myrtle King.
     Erma Jean Bell was listed as a daughter in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1920 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; Living next door to brother, George.1 Erma Jean Bell was listed as a daughter in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1930 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; living next door to George Bell.2 As of 26 February 1951,her married name was Jacobs.
Father*Walter Amos Bell b. 8 Dec 1885, d. Dec 1964
Mother*Anna Myrtle King b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED9. Dwelling 75.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED8-10. Dwelling 30.

Willard King Bell

M, b. 28 May 1915, d. 3 December 1939
     Willard King Bell was born on 28 May 1915 at Rosalia, Kansas. He was the son of Walter Amos Bell and Anna Myrtle King. Willard King Bell died on 3 December 1939 at age 24.
     He was listed as a son in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1920 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; Living next door to brother, George.1 Willard King Bell was listed as a son in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1930 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; living next door to George Bell.2
Father*Walter Amos Bell b. 8 Dec 1885, d. Dec 1964
Mother*Anna Myrtle King b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED9. Dwelling 75.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED8-10. Dwelling 30.

Ralph Elliot Bell

M, b. 14 July 1918, d. 22 March 1920
     Ralph Elliot Bell was born on 14 July 1918 at Rosalia, Kansas. He was the son of Walter Amos Bell and Anna Myrtle King. Ralph Elliot Bell died on 22 March 1920 at age 1 Date of death of Ralph Elliot Bell is 22 Mar 1919 (age 1 1/2 years) in the Tanner Crotchett History. Ralph is included in the 1920 census taken 20 Jan 1920, so the Tanner Crotchett History is probably off a year. If his birth is 14 Jul 1918 (instead of 1917) the age at death is correct.1
     He was listed as a son in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1920 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; Living next door to brother, George.2
Father*Walter Amos Bell b. 8 Dec 1885, d. Dec 1964
Mother*Anna Myrtle King b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S1] AR
    "She personally got the information on the Mercer family from Naomi Mercer Niemann" Faye "Crotchett" Jones
    Mrs. G. E. Jones
    Morrilton, Genealogy Crotchett --- Tanner, pg 89.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED9. Dwelling 75.

Marjorie Avis Bell

F, b. 7 December 1921
     Marjorie Avis Bell was born on 7 December 1921 at Rosalia, Kansas. She was the daughter of Walter Amos Bell and Anna Myrtle King.
     Marjorie Avis Bell was listed as a daughter in Walter Amos Bell's household on the 1930 Census at Chelsea, Butler, Kansas; living next door to George Bell.1 As of 2 August 1940,her married name was Liggett.
Father*Walter Amos Bell b. 8 Dec 1885, d. Dec 1964
Mother*Anna Myrtle King b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED8-10. Dwelling 30.