The Ancestors of Kenneth Andrew Davis:Information about James Meda Bishop
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James Meda Bishop (b. 23 Nov 1901, d. 20 Dec 1976)James Meda Bishop (son of James Meda Bishop and Orey Springfield) was born 23 Nov 1901 in Muscle Shoals, Colbert Co, Alabama, and died 20 Dec 1976 in Brownwood, Brown Co, Texas.He married Lola Lee Lane on 15 Dec 1924 in Santa Anna, Coleman Co, Texas, daughter of James Florin Lane and Fannie Lourane Anderson.
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Notes from Barbara Bishop Lawrence
Lola Lee died at Indian Hills Nursing Home, Brownwood, Brown Co, Texas
Burial : 07 Feb 1987 , Eastlawn Memorial Park
cause of death; Cardiopulmonary Insufficiency & Arteriosclerotic
Member Rocky Creek Baptist Church
James Meda Bishop, Jr.
nickname was "Shorty" or if called by given name, they called him
"Meda" pronounced Meedie. For many years he had a auto repair shop in
Santa Anna,Texas called "Shorty's" He and Lola bought a small farm in Bangs
and raised most of their food including, cattle,chickens, an occasional hog,
fish, vegetables and fruit. Shorty was a sweet , quiet man with the bluest eyes
I've ever seen. They were very deep set. He loved to play 42 and tinker with his
More About James Meda Bishop and Lola Lee Lane:
Marriage: 15 Dec 1924, Santa Anna, Coleman Co, Texas.
Children of James Meda Bishop and Lola Lee Lane are:
- +Laverne Elizabeth Bishop.
- +Alton Ray Bishop.
- +Oreal Dean Bishop.
- +Mary Jo Bishop, b. 25 Apr 1931, Santa Anna, Texas, d. 07 Apr 1966.