A-4-246 Margaret Lewter, daughter of John Thomas Lewter and Selia Amanda Crump, was born on 09 Mar 1881 in Tennessee. She died on 30 Aug 1968 in Potts Camp, Benton County, Mississippi. She was buried in Purdy Cemetery, McNairy County, Tennessee. She married  Eber Leon Farris son of Alfonso Alvin Fariss and Susan Bartelia Sipes. He was born on 17 Nov 1876 in

Adamsville, McNairy, Tennessee . He died on 18 Feb 1963 in Savannah, Hardin County, Tennessee. He was buried in Crump Cemetery, Crump, Hardin County, Tennessee.

 

Eber Leon Farris and Margaret Lewter were married on 12 Aug 1897 in McNairy County, Tn.. They had the following children:

 

A-5-427 Jessie Pauline Farris was born on 22 Jan 1899 in Adamsville, McNairy County, Tennessee. She married Osbin Golden Smith on 24 Dec 1916 in Crump Landing, Hardin County, Tennessee. She died on 09 Apr 1985 in Savannah, Hardin County, Tennessee.

 

A-5-428 Lewter Alfonzo Farris was born on 21 Jul 1902 in Crump, Hardin County, Tennessee. He died on 18 Nov 1904 in Crump, Hardin, Tennessee, USA.

 

A-5-429 Harold Edward Farris was born on 04 Aug 1904 in Crump, Hardin, Tennessee, USA. He married Alice Marie Feathers on 23 Nov 1947 in Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas. He died on 23 Nov 1973 in Fayetteville, Washington County Arkansas. He was buried in Farmington, Washington County, Arkansas.

 

A-5-430 Margaret Loraine Farris was born on 14 Feb 1914 in Crump, Hardin, Tennessee, USA. She married Floyd Wright on 23 Jul 1932 in Corinth, Alcorn, Mississippi. She died after 1974.

 

A-5-431 Frances Elizabeth Farris was born on 25 Feb 1916 in Crump, Hardin, Tennessee, USA. She married Sherrill Gattis on 20 Mar 1936 in Pontotoc, Pontotoc County, Tennessee. She died after 1974.

 

A-5-432 Celia Mae Farris was born on 02 May 1918 in Crump, Hardin, Tennessee, USA. She married Herbert Dunn on 20 Mar 1936 in Pontotoc, Pontotoc County, Tennessee. She died after 1974.

 

 

 

Notes for Eber Leon Farris:

 

After their first 3 children, Margerate and Eber were divorced, he remarried, had 2 children, then divorced and married Margaret again.

 

Sources:

1. Eber Leon Fariss-death cert.

2. Fariss/Lewter.

3. Susan Baretila Sipes Kirk, p. 672.

4. 1850 Madison Co, Tn.

5. Margaret Lewter -death cert, Mississippi.

6. Obituary for Emily Roten.

7. Crump family Bible.

8. Jessie Pauline Fariss Smith.

9. Jessie Pauline Fariss.

10. Osbin Golden Smith.

11. Osbin G. Smith-Jessie Fariss.

12. Fariss, Harold Edward.

13. Dr. Beth Kennard