Anna Lee "Annie" Byars

Anna Lee "Annie" Byars

Female 1898 - 1996  (98 years)

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  • Name Anna Lee "Annie" Byars 
    Born 27 Jan 1898  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Oct 1996  McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried New Bildad Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Cemetery notes and/or description:

      From Smithville, take Hwy. 56 South for seven miles and turn east on Seven Springs Rd. Go about one mile and turn right. The cemetery is on the left.
    Person ID I709  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2015 

    Father John Watson "Pa" Byars,   b. 30 Sep 1869, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1931, McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Julia Lee Cantrell,   b. 9 May 1876, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1949, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1893  Pot Leg, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6
    Photos
    John Watson 'Pa' Byars (1869-1931)
    John Watson "Pa" Byars (1869-1931)

    Photo taken circa 1926 at the old homeplace in DeKalb Co., TN
    Left-to-Right:
    Walter Parker "Junior" Harding, Jr. (1920-2013)
    Pa Byars (1869-1931)
    Fred Swindell Byars (1920-1950)
    Pa Byars' Homeplace
    Pa Byars' Homeplace

    This house with 100+ acre farm was given to him by his father, Perry Green and this is where he raised his family of four children.
    Three of Pa's Children...
    Three of Pa's Children...

    Anna Lee Byars Harding Jones (1898-1996)
    Senith Mae Byars Young Marsh (1900-1990)
    Perry Green "Pop" Byars (1894-1968)

    Photo provided by Marie Byars Ponder (1941-
    Family ID F273  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Walter Parker Harding,   b. 12 Sep 1897, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1983, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 12 Sep 1919  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Divorced (CIRCA 1926)  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Walter Parker "Junior" Harding, Jr.,   b. 17 Sep 1920, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 2013, Eugene, Lane County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Edward Byars Harding,   b. 20 Nov 1926, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 2007, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F278  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Isiah Columbus "I.C. or Lum" Jones,   b. 5 Jan 1873, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1965, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 0___ 1927  (DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    Children 
     1. John Kenneth Jones
     2. Doris Ann Jones
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F279  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jan 1898 - DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Sep 1919 - DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 0___ 1927 - (DeKalb County) Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Oct 1996 - McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Bildad Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - (CIRCA 1926) - DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Annie Lee Byars Harding Jones (1898-1996)
    Annie Lee Byars Harding Jones (1898-1996)
    Photo taken circa 1918 in DeKalb Co.,TN
    Family Photo with Aunt Annie Lee...circa mid 50's
    Family Photo with Aunt Annie Lee...circa mid 50's
    Left-to-Right: Kenneth Wright (great-nephew), Vernie "Ma" Byars (sister-in-law 1894-1985), Debbie Wright is on her lap (great-niece), Edward Byars Harding (son 1926-2007), Aunt Annie Lee (1898-1996), Janet Wright is on her lap (great-niece) and Green Byars (brother 1894-1968)

  • Notes 
    • _____


      One of my great-aunts. Tee-tiny woman. Sweet personality and striking eyes. Favored me with her "tea-cakes", an ol' timey cookie. Always addressed her husband as "Mr. Jones"...DAH

      _____



      From: "Ladye Hunter"
      To: "HENNESSEE David"
      Subject: Annie Lee Byars Harding Jones
      Date: Tuesday, March 05, 2002 2:18 AM

      David,

      I just found this and thought of you.

      Ladye Jane Hunter

      ANNIE LEE JONES

      Funeral services for Annie Lee Jones, 98, of the Gath Community in DeKalb County, who passed away Thursday Oct. 17, 1996, were conducted 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19 from the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home with interment at New Bildad Cemetery. Elder Paul Violet officiated.

      Mrs. Jones was born in DeKalb County to the late John and Julia Cantrell Byars.

      She was a homemaker and member of the Mt. View Baptist Church.

      She was preceded in death by her first husband, Walter Harding, and second husband, I.C. Jones, Sr.

      Survivors include her sons, Walter Harding of Crossville; Edward Harding and John Harding, both of McMinnville; daughter, Doris Grandey of Lewisville; step daughters, Rosa Nelson of Battlecreek, Mich., Eula Mae Bain and Hallie Bain, both of McMinnville; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

      Love-Cantrell Funeral Home of Smithville, Tenn., was in charge of the arrangements.

      CROSSVILLE CHRONICLE, Crossville, TN. October 1996.
      http://www.crossville-chronicle.com/archive/octob.htm

  • Sources 
    1. [S815] 1900 DeKalb Co.,TN Census, Transcribed & Indexed from a Microfilm Copy of the, p. 226 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S46542] "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/SRJP-6QD : accessed 17 November 2.

    3. [S7269] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=jones&GSiman=1&GScid=2300721&GRid=138434525&.

    4. [S7808] "DeKalb Co.,TN Marriage Book", compiled by Jorene Washer Parsley, Route 5,, p. 168 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S47736] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NS3J-GHT.

    6. [S48668] https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NS3J-GHY.

    7. [S841] Edward Harding | 19 Jul 1995 | Personal Knowledge | 364 Fred Cooper Road, McMinnville,TN 37110 | 931.939.2771.

    8. [S102] "DeKalb County Cemeteries",by Thomas G. Webb,DeKalb County Historian,Audrey D., p. 48 (Reliability: 3).