Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday
Monroe Overton 1906-1969

Monroe Overton
09 Jan 1906 - 27 Feb 1969
Gone But Not Forgotten

Son of John Evans Overton & Georgia Rockingham
Husband of Mattie Mae Shannon
Father of Dorothy Overton
Buried at Mt Olive MB Church Cemetery
Hazlehurst, Copiah County, MS

Monroe was my paternal grandmother's nephew.

1 comment:

  1. I always enjoy reading the quotes that families select to put on gravestones. They provide so many hints as to what a person was like. Monroe must have been a good person, since his family selected a quote about how they missed him.