19 January 2010

William was the Sunshine of His Home (Tombstone Tuesday)

William B.
Son of J. F. & R. A. Marshall
Born June 25, 1871
Died April 21, 1902
He was a member of M.E. Church

"He was the sunshine of our home.
What hopes have perished with you
our son; To know him was to love him,
To name him was to praise."

This is a nice example of a draped pedestal tombstone with a vaulted roof. It can be found in Waverly Hall Cemetery; Harris County, Georgia.

1 comment:

sarahs said...

This is William B. Marshall, son of James Flournoy Marshall and Rachel Anderson (nee Meacham) Marshall - and he was a distant relative (half-first cousin, 3X removed, to be exact). I have more information on some members of the Marshall family buried in the Waverly Hall Cemetery which I'll be glad to share if it would be helpful to anyone.

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