Ofie Mccollum (1903 - 1972)

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Oxford, Izard County, Arkansas

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Darletta McCollum

Darletta McCollum

Benjamin Franklin McCollum, Cemetery

Benjamin Franklin McCollum, Cemetery

Benjamin Franklin McCollum Gravesite

Benjamin Franklin McCollum Gravesite

Benjamin Franklin McCollum

Benjamin Franklin McCollum

Ellen LAMB

Ellen LAMB

Enos Francis

Enos Francis

Rosa Lea Green

Rosa Lea Green

Louisa Jane

Louisa Jane

Enos T

Enos T

Francis Marion

Francis Marion

Fannie McCollum

Fannie McCollum

Burial Place of Hannah (Cantrell) McCollum

Burial Place of Hannah (Cantrell) McCollum

Burial Place of John McCollum

Burial Place of John McCollum

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Samuel Homer & Caroline (Smith) McCollum Darletta McCollum Benjamin Franklin McCollum, Cemetery Benjamin Franklin McCollum Gravesite

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1903 - In the year that Ofie Mccollum was born, the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

1924 - This person was 21 years old when J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

1937 - This person was 34 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

1966 - Ofie was 63 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1972 - In the year of Ofie Mccollum's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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Ofie Mccollum died in September 1972 at age 69. There is no known cause of death for Ofie. Ofie was born on February 21, 1903. We are unaware of information about Ofie's surviving family. We know that Ofie Mccollum had been residing in Oxford, Izard County, Arkansas.

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