Archie Weaver Thames1

Male, #46273, (11 Aug 1892 - 23 Nov 1968)
Father*Charles Richard Thames1 (20 Apr 1851 - 22 Apr 1928)
Mother*Mary M. Kelly (?)1 (17 Jun 1853 - 19 Feb 1934)
Birth*11 Aug 1892 He was born on 11 Aug 1892 at Buckatunna, Wayne Co., Mississippi.1 
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He US Army, Private in HQ Company, 323rd Infantry.2 
Marriage*say 1919 He married Lillie Guy say 1919.1 
Biography* Archie Weaver and Lillie Guy Thames had four children: (1) Richard Henry Thames, a funeral director in Waynesboro, MS, who married Hazel Stabler and had no children; (2) Archie Adron Thames who married twice, first to Dot Holcomb with whom he had Ronald Adron, Ricky Glenn and Rodney Lee Thames, and second to Bobbie Russell with whom he had a daughter, Deborah Thames; (3) Eugene G. Thames, 27 Sep 1931 - 4 Jun 1996, who served in the AF in Korea and married Mildred Stable, and with whom he had Mary Lynne, Charles Eugene and Samuel Glenn Thames, all of whom lived in Florida at one time; and (4) Fanny Mary Thames who married Egbert S. "Bert" Jackson.1 
Death of Father22 Apr 1928 His father Charles Richard Thames died on 22 Apr 1928 at Buckatunna, Wayne Co., Mississippi.3 
Death of Mother19 Feb 1934 His mother Mary M. Kelly (?) died on 19 Feb 1934 at Buckatunna, Wayne Co., Mississippi.4 
Death*23 Nov 1968 He died at Buckatunna, Wayne Co., Mississippi, on 23 Nov 1968 at age 76.1 
Burial*after 23 Nov 1968 His body was interred after 23 Nov 1968 at Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Buckatunna, Wayne Co., Mississippi.1 

Family

Lillie Guy (Feb 1901 - 3 Mar 1998)
Marriage*say 1919 He married Lillie Guy say 1919.1 
ChartsWLC / Thomas Thames: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001 to Warren L. Culpepper from Mary Hollis.
    21 Apr 2002. Majority of info in e-mail originally provided in 1970 by Lillie Guy (Mrs. Archie Weaver) Thames, who made her home with her deceased husbands parents, Charlie and Mary Kelly Thames.
  2. E-mail written 2001 to Warren L. Culpepper from Mary Hollis.
    21 Apr 2002. Military marker at his grave.
  3. Jean Strickland & Patricia N. Edwards, Records of Wayne County, Mississippi: Cemetery Records, Moss Point, MS: Strickland & Edwards, 1987.
    "Charlie R. Thames, 20 Apr 1851 - 22 Apr 1928."
  4. Jean Strickland & Patricia N. Edwards, Records of Wayne County, Mississippi: Cemetery Records, Moss Point, MS: Strickland & Edwards, 1987.
    "Mary M. Thames, 17 Jun 1873 [sic] - 19 Feb 1934" buried next to her husband, Charlie R. Thames. Year of birth (believed actually to be 1853) recorded in error either in this source or on the tombstone.