Eva Geneva Hornsby Smith Watts

1908

Eva Hornsby Watts was born May 3, 1908 in Blaney, the daughter of Eddie Hornsby and Jane Janie” C. Cook Hornsby.

1910

Eva Hornsby

as a 10-month-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Edward Hornsby; her mother, Janie Hornsby; her siblings, Daisy Hornsby, Eunice Hornsby, Lucy May Hornsby, Bula Hornsby, and Lee Hornsby; and a servant, Edward Sanders.

1920

Eva Hornsby

as a 11-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Eddie Hornsby; her mother, Jannie Hornsby; her siblings, Ruth Mae Hornsby, Beulah Hornsby, Leana Hornsby, Sady Hornsby, Eddie J Hornsby, Vera Hornsby, and Mildred Hornsby.

1930

Geneva Smith

as a 20-year-old, female, married, white, wife. Also in the home was her husband, William T Smith; his children; Harvin Smith, Blanch Smith, Leslie Smith, Willie M Smith, Lillie M Smith, Harold Smith, and Lorene Smith; and their children, Doris G Smith and Joseph E Smith.

1940

Eva Watts

as a 29-year-old, female, married, white, wife. Also in the home was her husband, George Watts; and her children; Doris Smith, Joe Smith, and Willie Smith.

1944

On February 19, 1944, Eva Homely was mentioned as the mother of the bride in the marriage record of Joseph Harold Gilmore and Doris Smith.

1948

On June 30, 1948, Mrs George Watts was mentioned as a living daughter in the obituary of Eddie D Hornsby Sr.

1951

On November 19, 1951, Mrs. George Watts was listed in the newspaper article “H. H. Hornsby Is Honored Posthumously.

1983

On March 12, 1983, Mrs. Eva Watts was listed as a living sister in the obituary of Mrs. Eunice Pearl Hornsby Goff.

1989

On December 1, 1989, Mrs Eva Watts was listed as a living sister in the obituary of Mrs Sadie M Hornsby.

1992

On July 4, 1992, Eva Hornsby Watts was listed as the living wife in the obituary of George W. Watts.

On August 6, 1992 Eva H Watts was listed as a living mother in the obituary of Mr Joseph Edward Smith.

2001

Eva Watts

ELGIN – Services for Eva Hornsby Watts, 93, will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2001 at Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Charles Miller and the Rev. Roger Snipes will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:30-8:30 this evening at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made to Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church Building Fund, 2992 Bowen Street, Elgin, SC 29045.

Mrs. Watts, widow of George W. Watts, died Wednesday, September 12, 2001. Born in Blaney, she was a daughter of the late Eddie Hornsby and Janie Cook Hornsby. Mrs. Watts was a member of Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church.

Surviving are daughters, Doris Gilmore of Pensacola, Fla., Ann Corbett of Garden City and Lynda Hastings of Orlando, Fla.; sons, Bobby Smith of West Columbia, Willie Smith and Lavon Watts, both of Elgin and Dickie Watts of Lugoff; 31 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Vera Shirley and Mildred Shirley, both of Camden. She was predeceased by a son, Joseph Smith.

Eva Watts

ELGIN – Services for Eva Hornsby Watts, 93, will be held at 4 p.m. today, September 15, 2001 at Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Charles Miller and the Rev. Roger Snipes will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:30-8:30 this evening at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made to Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church Building Fund, 2992 Bowen Street, Elgin, SC 29045.

Mrs. Watts, widow of George W. Watts, died Wednesday, September 12, 2001. Born in Blaney, she was a daughter of the late Eddie Hornsby and Janie Cook Hornsby. Mrs. Watts was a member of Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church.

Surviving are daughters, Doris Gilmore of Pensacola, Fla., Ann Corbett of Garden City and Lynda Hastings of Orlando, Fla.; sons, Bobby Smith of West Columbia, Willie Smith and Lavon Watts, both of Elgin and Dickie Watts of Lugoff; 31 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Vera Shirley and Mildred Shirley, both of Camden. She was predeceased by a son, Joseph Smith.

September 14, 2001  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 23
September 15, 2001  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 9
Located in Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by PhotographicMemory
Located in Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by PhotographicMemory
Located in Sand Hill Heights Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by PhotographicMemory

2002

On March 26, 2005, Eva Hornsby Watts was mentioned as a decease mother in the obituary of Mr Clyburn G “Dickie” Watts.

2007

On February 19, 2007, Eva Hornsby Watts was mentioned as a decease mother in the obituary of Rev Charles Grayson “Don” Watts.

On April 1, 2007, Eva Hornsby Watts was mentioned as a decease mother in the obituary of Bobby Lee Smith Sr.

2012

On December 17, 2012, Eva Hornsby Watts was mentioned as a decease mother in the obituary of Willie Tom Smith.

2013

On February 11, 2013, Eva Hornsby Watts was mentioned as a decease mother in the obituary of Nancy Anne Corbett.

On March 9, 2013, Eva Smith Watts was listed as the deceased mother in the obituary of Linda June Watts Hastings.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.