Endora Magdalene Kelly Keith

1866

Endora Magdalene Kelly was born on 29 Oct 1866 in South Carolina, USA a child of James Thomas Kelly and Henrietta Brown Kelly. She had five siblings, namely: Minnie Kelly, Evelyn Gilbert Kelly, Carrie Viola Kelly, Benjamin Morgan Kelly, and James Logan Kelly.

1880

Eudora Kelley was counted in the census on 11 Jun 1880 in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA as a thirteen-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her mother, Heneretta Kelley; and her siblings, James Logan Kelley, Carrie V Kelley, Eveline G Kelley, and Benjamin Kelley.

1900

Eudora Keith was counted in the census on 18 Jun 1900 in Fairfield, South Carolina, USA as a thirty-three-year-old, female, white, married for 14 years, mother of 5 children, wife. Also in the home was her husband, L. W. Keith; and their children, Talmage A. Keith, Earle C. Keith, Thomas Keith, Belle Keith and Unnamed Keith.

1920

Andora Keith was counted in the census on 13 Jan 1920 in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA as a fifty-two-year-old, female, white, married, wife. Also in the house was her husband, Luther W Keith, their children, Earl C Keith, Bell Keith, Lenora Keith, Deral Keith; and her sister, Carrie Kelly.

1930

Eudora M Keith was counted in the census on 09 Apr 1930 in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA as a sixty-two-year-old, female, white, married, wife. Also in the house was her husband, Luther W. Keith; and their sons, Earl Keith and Talmadge Keith.

1950

On September 9, 1950, Endora M Kelly was listed as the mother on the death certificate of Earl Keith.

She died on 18 Oct 1950 in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA at the home of her niece, Mrs. J. M. Stwart on 614 Etiwan street. She was buried on 20 Oct 1950 in Richland, South Carolina, USA at Mount Pleasant UMC Cemetery. Her cause of death was uremia poisoning. 

Mrs. Keith Dies; Funeral Pends

Funeral arrangements for Mrs. Eudora M. Keith, 85, were incomplete today. She died last night at the home of her daughter, Mrs. J. M. Stewart, 614 Etiwan.

She has been confined to her bed for the past several months.

She was a lifelong resident of Richland county and at the time of her death, she was living at Blaney.

Mrs. Keith was the widow of L. W. Keith. She was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist church.

She is survived by three sons, Abney T. Keith of Blaney, Deal Keith of Sumter, and Thomas N. Keith of Blaney; two daughters, Mrs. C. M. Harmon of Knoxville, Tenn., and Mrs. N. M. Gibson of Hamlet, N. C.; three sister, Mrs. Minnie Rimer of Blythewood, Mrs. Evelyn Rimer of Blaney, and Miss Carrie Kelly of Blaney; one brother, Morgan Kelly of Blaney; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandson and numerous other relatives.

Mrs. L. W. Keith Dies at Home of Her Daughter

Mrs. Eudora M. Keith, 85, died at the residence of her niece, Mrs. J. M. Stewart, 614 Etiwan street at 7 o’clock last night after an illness of several years.

She has been confined to her bed for the past several months.

She was a lifelong resident of Richland county and at the time of her death, she was living at Blaney.

Mrs. Keith was the widow of L. W. Keith. She was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist church.

She is survived by three sons, Abney T. Keith of Blaney, Deal Keith of Sumter, and Thomas N. Keith of Blaney; two daughters, Mrs. C. M. Harmon of Knoxville, Tenn., and Mrs. N. M. Gibson of Hamlet, N. C.; three sister, Mrs. Minnie Rimer of Blythewood, Mrs. Evelyn Rimer of Blaney, and Miss Carrie Kelly of Blaney; one brother, Morgan Kelly of Blaney; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandson and numerous other relatives.

Funeral arrangements were incomplete last night. The body is at the McCormick’s Funeral home.

KEITH FUNERAL TODAY

Funeral services for Mrs. Eudora M. Keith, 85, were to be conducted today at 11 a.m. at the McCormick Funeral home and burial was to be in the Mt. Pleasant Methodist churchyard.

Mrs. Keith had been confined to her bed for several months.

Mrs. Keith was the widow of L. W. Keith. She was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist church.

Her survivors include three sons, Abney T. Keith of Blaney, Deal Keith of Sumter, and Thomas N. Keith of Blaney; two daughters, Mrs. C. M. Harmon of Knoxville, Tenn., and Mrs. N. M. Gibson of Hamlet, N. C.; three sister, Mrs. Minnie Rimer of Blythewood, Mrs. Evelyn Rimer of Blaney, and Miss Carrie Kelly of Blaney; one brother, Morgan Kelly of Blaney; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandson and numerous other relatives.

KEITH FUNERAL TODAY

Funeral services for Mrs. Eudora M. Keith, 85, who died Friday evening at the home of her niece, Mrs. J. M. Stewart of Columbia, will be conducted at 11 o’clock this morning from McCormick funeral home. The Rev. L. D. Hamer will officiate and interment will be in the Mt. Pleasant Methodist churchyard.

Mrs. Keith had been confined to her bed for several months.

Mrs. Keith was the widow of L. W. Keith. She was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist church.

Her survivors include three sons, Abney T. Keith of Blaney, Deal Keith of Sumter, and Thomas N. Keith of Blaney; two daughters, Mrs. C. M. Harmon of Knoxville, Tenn., and Mrs. N. M. Gibson of Hamlet, N. C.; three sister, Mrs. Minnie Rimer of Blythewood, Mrs. Evelyn Rimer of Blaney, and Miss Carrie Kelly of Blaney; one brother, Morgan Kelly of Blaney; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandson and numerous other relatives.

Active pallbearers will be six nephews

October 19, 1950  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)  Columbia, South Carolina
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October 20, 1950  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)  Columbia, South Carolina
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“South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9GZ-C9TX-F?cc=1417492 : 18 April 2016), > image 1 of 1; Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia.

1959

On September 19, 1959, Dora Kelly was listed as the mother on the death certificate of Deal Keith.

1965

On December 15, 1965, Dora Kelly was listed as the mother on the death certificate of Thomas Moody Keith.

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