10 July 2010

Lettie (Swinyer) Connelly of Jonesboro, Arkansas

Photo of Celestia (Lettie) Swinyer Connelly courtesy of her descendant C. W. of Tulsa, OK

Jonesboro Sun
November 26, 1957
Mrs. Connelly

Mrs. Lettie Conelly*, 82, of Jonesboro, Route 1, died Monday at St. Bernard's Hospital. She had been a resident of the Brookland area for many years and was a member of the Methodist Church. Survivors include three sons, Herbert Connelly of Pickens, S. C., Paul Connelly of Jefferson City, Mo., and Joe Connelly of Estes Park, Colo.; a daughter, Mrs. Nettie Evans of Jonesboro, Route 1; seven grandchildren and 13/18? great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held in the Brookland Methodist Church Wednesday afternoon at 2o'clock with Rev. W. W. Peterson officiating. Burial will be in Pine Log Cemetery with Farmers' Union Funeral Home in charge. Pall bearers will be Ted Price, Clyde Couch, Stennitt Martin, Ott Jones, Roy Moore and Tony Adams.

*Lettie & (James) Frank Connelly in the 1900 census

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