Cassell, Henry Franklin

Birth Name Cassell, Henry Franklin
Call Name Frank
Gender male
Age at Death 70 years, 7 months, 11 days


Henry Franklin Cassell - Madison Parish, Louisiana

From Vicksburg Evening Post, August 12, 1937


Funeral Services in Canton Friday Morning, 11 O'clock

Henry Franklin Cassell, aged 69 years, a well known and highly esteemed resident of
Tallulah, La., died in Vicksburg this morning, having been brought here for treatment.

For a long time Mr. Cassell was the county agricultural agent at Tallulah, but for the
past few years had been retired. He was popular with a wide circle of friends, who will
be deeply grieved to learn of his passing.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ollie Watts Cassell, two daughters, Mrs. Ollie Cassell
Emery, Tallulah, La., and Mrs. H. D. Owens, Winona, Miss.; three sons, Heard Franklin
Cassell, New Orleans, La., Henry S. Cassell, Amite, La., James William Cassell, Fairfield,
Ala.; four sisters, Miss Mary E. Cassell, Miss Cornelia Cassell and Mrs. Annie Allen, all
of Canton, Miss. and Mrs. Lula Clarke, Shelby, Miss., and three brothers, John Cassell,
Dallas, Tex., Albert Cassell, Tupelo, Miss., and James W. Cassell, Chattanooga. Tenn.,
the latter formerly resided in Vicksburg, and numerous other relatives.

The remains were prepared for burial by Undertaker Fisher, and will be at the Fisher
Funeral Home until Friday morning at 8:30 o'clock when the funeral cortege will proceed
to Canton where services will be held at the Methodist church in that town at 11 a. m.,
with interment taking place in the Canton cemetery.

The Rev. C. W. Wesley, Methodist minister of Canton, will officiate.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1867 Mississippi, USA    
Death 1937-08-12 Tallulah, LA    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Cassell, William H1833after 1880
Mother Rowland, Tabetha A1836after 1880
    Sister     Cassell, Mary E 1857
    Sister     Cassell, Susan Cornelia 1859
    Sister     Cassell, Celia R 1861
    Sister     Cassell, Eudora D 1863
    Brother     Cassell, William R 1865
         Cassell, Henry Franklin 1867 1937-08-12
    Sister     Cassell, Anna 1869
    Brother     Cassell, Albert 1872
    Sister     Cassell, Lulu 1872
    Brother     Cassell, John Handy 1873-08-07 1960-10-23
    Brother     Cassell, James W 1878


Family of Cassell, Henry Franklin and Watts, Olive

Married Wife Watts, Olive ( * 1869 + ... )

note siblings living with him in 1900 Canton, Madison Co, MS:
Frank H Cassell 33
Ollive Cassell 31
Olive Cassell 10
Ethel C Cassell 7
Heard f Cassell 6
Henry S Cassell 3
Baby Cassell 5.12
Mary Cassell 42
Cornelia Cassell 41
Lulu Cassell 26

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