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Family of Maggie Bell TOSH (34) & Clarence Jackson RICH

76. Ruth Marie RICH. Born on 11 Jun 1914 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 90, Ruth Marie died in Bruceton, Carroll County, Tennessee on 20 Jan 2005. Buried on 22 Jan 2005 in Davis Chapel Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 8, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1920.

Obituary: Mrs. Ruth Marie Rich Johnson, 90, of Huntingdon, Tennessee, died Thursday, January 20, 2005 at the Life Care Center in Bruceton. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, January 22, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Dilday Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Davis Chapel Cemetery. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Bruce Allen and Patricia (Pat) Lewis Johnson, Sr., of Huntingdon, TN; a daughter and son-in-law, Gilda Marie and Edgar (Ed) Paul Dooley, of Memphis, TN; eight brothers and sisters, Frances Rich Carter and Peggy Rich Pruitt, both of Huntingdon, TN, Coy Rich of McKenzie, TN, Travis Rich, Gaylon Rich, Garlon Rich and Don Rich, all of Huntingdon, TN, Faye Rich Chandler of Adamsville, TN, three grandchildren, Bruce Allen Johnson, Jr. and Shelia Kay Brawner, both of Huntingdon, TN and Allison Marie Williams, of Memphis, TN, one great-grandson, Corey Todd Brawner, of Huntingdon, TN, two step-great-grandchildren, Jennifer Marie Brawner, of Jackson, TN and Michael Lee Sharp, of Huntingdon, TN and two great-great-grandchildren, Garrett Lee Brawner, of Jackson, TN, and Greenlee Ellis Sharp, of Huntingdon, TN.



Ruth Marie married Edwin Carl JOHNSON, son of Allen Christopher JOHNSON (1868-1929) & Josie Ella BROWN (1877-1941). Born on 27 Aug 1908 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 77, Edwin Carl died on 26 Mar 1986. Buried in Mar 1986 in Davis Chapel Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 12, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1920. Occupation: Farmer and carpenter. Alias/AKA: "Ed".

Ed Johnson, along with his brothers, Joe and Odie, constructed many homes and businesses in the Carroll County area. They built homes for Mr. Jessie Pendergrass in Clarksburg, Carroll County, Tennessee, as well as the Deena's Restaurant at Parkers Crossroads, Henderson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
182 i. Bruce Allen (1935-)
183 ii. Gilda Marie (1954-)

77. Glendon Ray RICH Senior. Born on 13 Dec 1915 in Tennessee. At the age of 65, Glendon Ray died in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee on 26 Sep 1981. Resided in District 8, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1920.

On 13 Apr 1940 when Glendon Ray was 24, he married Nell Marie SMITH, daughter of Wayne Wilbert SMITH & Virgie REYNOLDS, in Tennessee. Born on 5 Jan 1924 in Fulton, Kentucky. At the age of 78, Nell Marie died in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee on 27 Aug 2002.

Obituary: Mrs. Nell Marie Rich, 78, died Tuesday, August 27 at her home. Funeral services were conducted on Friday, August 30 at the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church with Brother Scott Carter, Brother Phillip Halter and Brother Johnny Boyd officiating. Mrs. Rich was born January 5, 1924 in Fulton, Kentucky to the late Wayne and Virgie Reynolds Smith. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. Her husband, Ray Rich, who passed away on September 26, 1981; two sons, Wayne Massey Rich and Tharon Neal Rich; one daughter, Beverly Joyce Rich and one brother, Donald Smith preceded her in death. Survivors include three daughters, Virginia DePriest, Janet Bybee and Nelda Hawkins, all of Huntingdon; four sons, Glendon Rich, Terry Rich, Billy Mac Rich, all of Huntingdon and Gordy Rich of Newbern; three brothers, Joe Wayne Smith of Murray, Kentucky, Carl Smith of McKenzie and Warren Smith of Huntingdon; two sisters, Mary Katherine Wollums of Roscoe, Illinois and Ann Bennett of Belvidere, Illinois; 15 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and five great-step-grandchildren. Dilday Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.


They had the following children:
i. Wayne Massey.

ii. Tharon Neal.

iii. Beverly Joyce.

184 iv. Virginia Ruth
v. Janet.

vi. Nelda.

185 vii. Glendon
viii. Terry.

ix. Billy Mac.

x. Gordy.


78. Frances Louise RICH. Born in 1918 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee in Jan 2005. Resided in District 8, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1920.

On 12 Jun 1938 when Frances Louise was 20, she married Gerald David CARTER Senior, son of Charlie Luther CARTER (1891-1960) & Lillie Mae CARTER (1892-1969). Born on 5 Nov 1921. At the age of 63, Gerald David died on 28 Oct 1985.

They had the following children:
186 i. Janice Bell (1940-)
187 ii. Ronald Clayton (1944-)
188 iii. Gerald David (1948-)
189 iv. Richard Dwight (1946-)

79. William Coy RICH. Born in 1920 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in McKenzie, Carroll County, Tennessee in Sep 2003. Resided in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee in Jan 2005. Resided in District 9, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1930.

William Coy married Mary Louise WOODARD, daughter of Elzie Carton WOODARD & Mattie HALL. Born on 30 Jun 1921 in McKenzie, Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 83, Mary Louise died in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee on 25 May 2005.

Obituary: HUNTINGDON: Services for Mary Louise Woodard Rich, 83, were held Friday, May 27, at 2:00 p.m. at the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Huntingdon with Bro. Bryan Oaks, Bro. Phillip Halter and Bro. Wendell Boyd officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Rich died on Wednesday, May 25, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville. She was born June 30, 1921, in McKenzie, to the late Elzie Carton Woodard and Mattie Hall Woodard. She was preceded in death by an infant sister, Eula Lee Woodard, and infant brother; a son, William Wesley Rich; infant twins, Pamela Ann Rich and Carlton Dan Rich; and a son-in-law, Sammie Eubank. Survivors include her husband of 66 years, William Coy Rich; children Marilyn (Buddy) Vinson, Patricia Eubank, and Amy (Jeff) Carter of Huntingdon; Joe (Jan) Rich and Emily (Bobby) Young of McKenzie; Phyllis (Tom) VanOlst and Lisa (Bobby) Moseley of Hendersonville; one sister, Corene Woodard Bennett of McKenzie; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Mrs. Rich was a lifelong homemaker, dedicated to her family and to Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a member and pianist for over 60 years. Memorial donations may be made to the Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation, 2410 Patterson Street, Suite 110, Nashville, Tennessee 37203. Dilday Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. www.dilday.com


They had the following children:
i. William Wesley.

ii. Pamela Ann.

iii. Carlton Dan.

iv. Marilyn.

Marilyn married Buddy VINSON.

v. Patricia.

Patricia married Sammie EUBANK.

190 vi. Amy Dianne
vii. Joe. Resided in McKenzie, Carroll County, Tennessee in May 2005.

viii. Emily. Resided in McKenzie, Carroll County, Tennessee in May 2005.

Emily married Bobby YOUNG.

ix. Lisa. Resided in Hendersonville, Tennessee in May 2005.

Lisa married Bobby MOSELEY.

x. Phyllis. Resided in Hendersonville, Tennessee in May 2005.

Phyllis married Tom VANOLST.


80. Raymond J. RICH Senior. Born on 28 Feb 1924 in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 79, Raymond J. died in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee on 23 Sep 2003. Buried on 24 Sep 2003 in Bethel Cemetery, Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 9, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1930.

Obituary: HUNTINGDON: Mr. Raymond Jackson Rich, Sr. died on Tuesday, September 23, at his home. Funeral services were conducted on Thursday, September 25 at 2:00 p.m. in the Dilday Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Johnny Boyd officiating. Interment followed in the Bethel Cemetery. Mr. Rich was born February 28, 1924 in Huntingdon to the late Clarence Jackson and Maggie Bell Tosh Rich. He was a member of the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. He was also preceded in death by his stepmother, Tessie Byars; two granddaughters, Tammy Rich and Tracy Wilson; three brothers, Ray Rich, C.J. Rich and Billy Rich and one sister, Johnnie Beal. Survivors include his wife, Della Marie Smith Rich; one daughter, Debby Williams of Huntingdon; three sons, Raymond Rich of White Bluff, Jimmy Rich of Stanton and Dennis Rich of Huntingdon; five brothers, Coy Rich of McKenzie and Paul "Dickie" Rich, Gaylon Rich, Garlon Rich and Don Rich, all of Huntingdon; four sisters, Ruth Johnson, Francis Carter and Peggy Pruitt, all of Huntingdon and Faye Chandler of Savannah; nine grandchildren; six step-grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 11 step-great-grandchildren.


Raymond J. married Della Marie SMITH.

They had the following children:
i. Raymond. Resided in White Bluff, Tennessee in Sep 2003.

ii. Jimmy. Resided in Stanton, Tennessee in Sep 2003.

iii. Debby. Resided in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee in Sep 2003.

191 iv. Dennis

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