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Family of Martha Josie MURPHY (102) & John B. MONTGOMERY

233. M. Ophelia MONTGOMERY. Born in Aug 1892 in Carroll County, Tennessee.

On 8 Oct 1910 when M. Ophelia was 18, she married Uris WOODARD, son of Benjamin F. WOODARD & Nancy H. COLLINS (1859-1914), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born in 1883 in Carroll County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
443 i. Nell (1911-1995)
444 ii. Ruth (1913-2003)
iii. Opal.

Opal married Wade HOWLEY.

iv. Lucille. Resided in Milton-Freewater, Oregon in Jun 2003.

v. Johnnie Bee. Resided in Cedar Grove, Carroll County, Tennessee in Jun 2003.

vi. Edith. Resided in Portales, New Mexico in Jun 2003.

234. Nova J. MONTGOMERY. Born on 19 Nov 1893. At the age of 55, Nova J. died in Carroll County, Tennessee on 23 Nov 1948. Buried in 1948 in New Liberty Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee.

On 11 Mar 1917 when Nova J. was 23, she married Frank A. PENDERGRASS, son of John F. PENDERGRASS (1856-1935) & Bettie A. BRANDON (1864-1953), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 10 Aug 1892 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 79, Frank A. died in Clarksburg, Tennessee on 3 Mar 1972. Buried in 1972 in New Liberty Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee. Occupation: Farmer. Religion: Clarksburg Church of Christ, Clarksburg, Carroll County, Tennessee.

Frank A. was a World War I veteran - served in France.

Obituary: Frank A. Pendergrass, a retired farmer of Clarksburg, died March 3,1972, at his home. Funeral services were at 2:00 p.m. March 5 at the Church of Christ in Clarksburg with L. D. Willis and Jerry Gross officiating. Burial was in New Liberty Cemetery with Lyndol Baumgardner, Jimmy Baumgardner, Keith Baumgardner, Mitchell W. Spain, Gordon Pendergrass, and Bob Allen serving as pallbearers. Mr. Pendergrass was a member of the Church of Christ and a World War I veteran. He was the son of the late John and Bettie Brandon Pendergrass. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Bertha Burns Pendergrass; a son, Duncan Pendergrass of Ooltewah, Tenn.; two daughters, Mrs. James Baumgardner of Paducah, Ky., and Mrs. Mitchell Spain of Jackson, Tenn.; 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. He also leaves two brothers, Bill Pendergrass of Atwood and Harrison Pendergrass of Clarksburg; and two sisters, Mrs. Jesse Boyd of Huntingdon and Mrs. Cleavie Rosser of Clarksburg. Dilday Funeral Home had charge of arrangements

They had the following children:
445 i. Duncan Augdon (1918-1996)
446 ii. Thelma Lucille (1920-)
447 iii. Josie Arlene (1926-)

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