John Wilks Fussell married Ada Corrine Penny in Jan. 22, 1908 in Washington Parish, Louisiana. In the Era Leader newspaper was the following obituary on 4-14-1932: "John Wilks Fussell of Ponchatoula, died Tuesday at the age of 47 years. Survived by his wife, Mrs. Ada Penny Fussell and 2 sons, Otis and John Fussell, a sister Mrs. Sandy Bickham of Taft, Texas. Burial was in the Fisher cemetery by his father and mother. If anyone is related to this family or has more information please contact me at .