The Cox Family of Tennessee:Information about Charlie Hooper
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Charlie Hooper (b. 22 Apr 1906, d. 19 Jun 1939)Charlie Hooper was born 22 Apr 1906 in Chester County, TN, and died 19 Jun 1939 in Chester County, TN.He married Ivy Zenola Cox, daughter of Isaac Patrick Cox and Martha Etta Hatch.
Notes for Charlie Hooper:
Charlie's mangled body was found on the railroad tracks near his home. It was determined that he had been stabbed to death prior to being run over by a train.
According to Lila Rush:
Charlie had come in from farming, and found a moonshining still on their property. He went to clear it out, and he never came home. He was killed and put on the tracks. When the train came through, it dragged him to Hornsby, TN, when they found him.
More About Charlie Hooper:
Burial: 1939, Woodville Cemetary, Chester County, TN.355
More About Charlie Hooper and Ivy Zenola Cox:
Children of Charlie Hooper and Ivy Zenola Cox are:
- +Delene Hooper.
- +Billie Jane Hooper.
- +Charlie Patrick Hooper.
- Charlotte Hooper, b. 21 Oct 1939, d. 21 Oct 1939, Chester County, TN.