Joseph Samuel Eakin was the son of Elisha Lacy Eakin and Rhoda Rebecca Pugh. He was born in Caddo Parish Louisiana 8/22/1882 and died in DeSoto Parish 4/9/1959. Shown next to him is his wife Annie Elizebeth Hawthorn born 7/13/1885 and died 6/14/1971. They were married in 1906 and are both burried in Cool Springs Cemetery located north of Logansport, Louisiana in DeSoto Parish.
Was the daughter of Lewis Thomas Pugh and Harriet Amanda Virginia Simpson, daughter of Alfred Simpson. She was born in Springridge, Louisiana Caddo Parish 12/21/1861 and died in Giles County Tennessee 6/12/1877. Burried in Elkridge Cemetery which is also in Giles County Tennessee.
From L to R Joseph Lacy Eakin 11/6/1918-8/31/1953, Margaret Evelyn Eakin 5/13/1887-2/13/1962, Richard Lewis Eakin Sr. 11/9/1884-2/22/1962, Richard Lewis Eakin Jr. 11/22/1915-7/30/1974, and Sallie Eunice Eakin 12/21/1876-12/13/1961. The submiter of this photo is in left background.
Was the son of Elisha Lacy Eakin and Rhoda Rebecca Pugh born in Caddo Parish Louisiana 10/28/1869 and died in same area 9/27/1942. Never married. Burried in Keithville City Cemetery next to his father in Caddo Parish Keithville, Louisiana. His mother is burried in Cool Springs Cemetery DeSoto Parish Louisiana.
Was the son of Robert Manning Crump and Mattie Myrtis Lilly born in Joaquin, Texas 6/16/1942 and died 12/13/1993 in Shreveport, Louisiana. Burried in Sholar Cemetery which is located on the Shelby and Panola County Line.
From L to R Laura Eudora (Smart) Massey. Son, James Valras Massey Sr., daughters Lena Lavanna Young, Jessie Itelia Phillips, Mavis Etola Miller and Myrtis Loy Smith.
Born 2/22/1818 in South Carolina. Married Frances Bozeman 6/17/1848 in Caddo Parish Louisiana.
Was the daughter of Daniel Bozeman of Edgefield, S.C. and Sarah Hollingsworth of Monroe, Alabama. Born 11/18/1829 in Monroe, Alabama and died 3/31/1860 in Caddo Parish Louisiana. Burried in the Confederate Memorial Cemetery just outside of Keitchie, Louisiana. Married John Willis Hudnall 6/17/1848 in Caddo Parish Louisiana.
Was the son of Richard Lewis Eakin Sr. and Jennie Daugherty who were married 1/16/1914. He was born 11/6/1918 and died 8/31/1953 in Longview, Texas in a Hotel fire. Had one brother, Richard Lewis Eakin Jr. He is burried in Jackson Cemetery in Shelby County Texas. He was a Cpl in 142nd Armd Siginal Batt.
Was the son of Richard Lewis Eakin Sr. and Jennie Daugherty who were married 1/16/1914. He was born 11/22/1916 and died 7/30/1974 in Houston, Texas. He married Vivian Adelia Hooper in Joaquin, Texas. Had one brother, Joseph Lacy Eakin. He is burried in Jackson Cemetery Shelby County Texas. Photo taken in the Aleutian Islands in 1945.