Info on John Anderson Dean from Rootsweb's WorldConnect site.Maried Ida E. Dennis 19 Apr 1898 in Harnett Co., NC.This info states Ida died about 1926. He married Lizzie Thomas in 1927.
[Obituary of John A. Dean]
d. 10 Sept. 1949
Sanford - John Anderson Dean, 72, died Saturday morning at 1 o'clock at his home in Mamers. He was born in Harnett County the son of Mr. and Mrs. Willie P. Dean and was a merchant. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 3 o'clock at Antioch Baptist Church, conducted by the pastor the Rev. G. R. Moore. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Surviving are his wife, the former Lizzie Thomas, two sons, Willie John and Bobby Dean, both of the home; two daughters, Juanita and Peggy Joe of the home; three brothers, W. H. Dean, J. R. Dean and J. D. Dean, all of Fuquay Springs, Route 2; two sisters, Mrs. Frank Tutor of Fuquay Springs, Route 1, and Mrs. Frances Baker of Fuquay Springs, Route 2.