Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday - Mary Sallie Gibson Bean


"IN MEMORIAM
WOODMEN CIRCLE
MARY S.
BEAN
BORN
May 14, 1876
DIED
Oct. 23, 1914
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Blessed are the
pure in heart,
for they shall
see God."

Mary Sallie Gibson was one of five known children born to Clemntine Leroy GIBSON and his wife, Narcissa Patterson NORMAN. SHe was born in Tennessee.

Mary married Charles Edgar BEAN in 1898 in Atoka County, Indian Territory, Oklahoma.

The couple had four children: Edgar Charles, Mary, Lenora, and Willis Hopwood.

Mary died in Tupelo.


She is buried in Byrd's Prairie Cemetery in Tupelo, Oklahoma.

2 comments:

Lori said...

The Woodmen of the World headstones are some of my favorites!

Texicanwife said...

Mine too! Aren't they simply awesome?