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Fifth Generation (Continued)

Family of Rufus Lafayette MILAM (22) & Maggie Mae HOOD

44. Rice E. MILAM. Born in 1897 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 68, Rice E. died in Clarksburg,, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1965. Buried in 1965 in Sellers Hill Cemetery, Clarksburg, Carroll County, Tennessee. Occupation: Farmer. Cause of death: Cancer.

On 16 Dec 1917 when Rice E. was 20, he married Tweedie Mae THOMPSON, in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born in 1897. Religion: Clarksburg Church of Christ, Clarksburg, Carroll County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
79 i. Clyde (-1984)
ii. Evon.

Evon married Earl HOLLOWELL.

80 iii. Billy Ray (1934-1995)
81 iv. Lloyd Edwin

45. Lora Jane MILAM. Born in 1899 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 63, Lora Jane died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 1 Jun 1962. Buried in Jun 1962 in Carroll County Memorial Gardens, Carroll County, Tennessee.

On 15 Dec 1915 when Lora Jane was 16, she married J. Priestly PENDERGRASS, son of James Steven PENDERGRASS (1860-1943) & Martha Jane RIGSBY (1860-1937). Born in 1890 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 80, J. Priestly died in Madison County, Tennessee on 4 Dec 1970. Buried in 1970 in Carroll County Memorial Gardens, Carroll County, Tennessee. Religion: Church of Christ.

They had the following children:
82 i. Tommy Arthur
83 ii. Joe Ava (1920-1989)
84 iii. James L.

46. Mattie MILAM. Born in 1906 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 65, Mattie died in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee in May 1971. Resided in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee. Cause of death: Killed by tornado which struck Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee, in May 1971.

Mattie married Daniel KIRBY, son of Jacob A. KIRBY (1857-1938) & Arena Frances KEE (1860-1938).

They had one child:
i. Butonne.


47. Eldon MILAM. Born on 7 Oct 1911 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 78, Eldon died in Clarksburg, Carroll County, Tennessee on 3 Nov 1989.

Eldon first married Annie Sue WILES, daughter of Lucian Young WILES (1879-1949) & Ada DOUGLAS (1888-1937). Born on 14 Aug 1910 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 60, Annie Sue died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 28 Sep 1970.

They had one child:
i. Wallace. Alias/AKA: "Chubby".


Eldon second married Bonnie D. HILL, daughter of Albert Gabriel HILL (1878-1915) & Sula A. DODD (1882-1915). Born on 5 Oct 1912 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 70, Bonnie D. died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 16 Aug 1983. Buried in 1983 in New Hope Cemetery, Yuma, Carroll County, Tennessee.

48. Ruth Ella MILAM. Born on 12 Sep 1917 in Clarksburg, Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 83, Ruth Ella died in McKenzie, Carroll County, Tennessee on 26 May 2001. Buried in May 2001 in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, McKenzie, Carroll County, Tennessee.

Obituary: Ruth E. Roberts, 84, of McKenzie, died Saturday, May 26, at Methodist Hospital. Services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, at Brummitt Funeral Home. Bobby Mann officiated. Burial followed in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Mrs. Roberts, the daughter of the late Rufus Milam and Maggie Hood Milan, was born September 12, 1917, in Clarksburg. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church in McKenzie. She was married to Virgil Roberts, who preceded her in death. She is survived by a daughter, Sandra Roberts of Huntingdon; three sons, Joe Roberts and Bobby Roberts, both of Gleason, and Donald Roberts of McKenzie; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Ruth Ella married Virgil ROBERTS.

They had the following children:
i. Sandra. Resided in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee in May 2001.

ii. Joe. Resided in Gleason, Weakley County, Tennessee in May 2001.

iii. Bobby. Resided in Gleason, Weakley County, Tennessee in May 2001.

iv. Donald. Resided in McKenzie, Carroll County, Tennessee in May 2001.


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