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Whaley, John M 75 May 23, 1946 Sevierville buried Shiloh Cem
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Whaley, John Mitchell March 11, 1871 Sevier Co. May 23, 1946
Father: Whaley, John Sevier Co.
Mother: Ownby, Mary Sevier Co.
Sons: Otto R.
Daughters: Mrs. Flora Dodgen, Mrs. B.A. Townsend, Mrs. Frank C. Marshall, Mrs. Harold C. Harris, Mrs. Edward Hodges, Mrs. Laura Bohannan, Mrs. Martha Ogle, Mrs. Dicie Eslinger
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