Laura Elizabeth SLAWSON

Laura Elizabeth SLAWSON

Female 1918 - 1996  (77 years)

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  • Name Laura Elizabeth SLAWSON  [2
    • Services for Laura Elizabeth Slawson Hill, 77, North Carrollton, MS, who died of heart failure Sat, Jan 13, 1995, at her home, were at 2pm today at Williams & Lord Funeral Home in Greenwood.

      Mrs. Hill, a native and lifelong resident of Carroll County, was a retired meter maid with the Greenwood Police Department, where she worked for 22 years. She was also employed for many years at the Crystal Grill of Greenwood. She was a member of New Jerusalem Baptist Church. Mrs. Hill was the widow of Howard Vurland Hill.

      Survivors include four sons: Howard Hill of Greenwood, Robert E. Hill of Batesville, Floyd H. Hill of Batesville, and Jimmy G. Hill of Grenada; two sisters, Johnnie L. Nester and Margaret Kitchens, both of Carrollton; 16 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. The Rev. Charlie Hood officiated. Burial was in New Liberty Cemetery at Jefferson. Pallbearers were Bobby Hill, Howard V. 'Buck' Hill, Bruce Beckwith, James Hartford Nester, Larry W. Nester and John Ray Nester.

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      Maintained by: Sandi K
      Originally Created by: William Lyman Sr. [1]
    Born 8 Jul 1918  Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Census 1920  Living with parents in Beat 2, Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1930  Living with parents in Beat 2, Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1940  Living with husband in Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 13 Jan 1996  Carrollton, Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Jefferson, Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I87311  Main Tree
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2017 

    Father John Alfred SLAWSON,   b. 28 Mar 1892, Fearns Springs, Winston Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1983, Greenwood, Leflore Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ella Louti CAMPBELL,   b. 6 Dec 1897,   d. 26 Jan 1961  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 15 Jun 1913  Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35878  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Howard Vurland HILL,   b. 12 Apr 1914,   d. 17 May 1955  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1933  Carroll Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Howard HILL
     2. Robert E. HILL
     3. Floyd HILL
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F35890  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jan 1996 - Carrollton, Carroll Co., Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Jefferson, Carroll Co., Mississippi Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Laura Elizabeth Slawson Hill Headstone
    Laura Elizabeth Slawson Hill Headstone
    Laura E., the daughter of John Alfred Slawson and Ella Campbell, is the wife of Howard V. Hill. She is buried in the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery in Jefferson, Carroll Co., Mississippi.

    Maintained by: Sandi K
    Originally Created by: William Lyman Sr.
    Photo added by: Beth Austin

  • Sources 
    1. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    2. [S03336] Slason-Slauson-Slawson-Slosson Family by George C. Slawson dated 1946.

    3. [S8955] 1920 Census Beat 2, Carroll County, Mississippi.

    4. [S8952] 1930 Census Beat 2, Carroll County, Mississippi.

    5. [S8953] 1940 Census Carroll County, Mississippi.