Tennessee, USA

William Calvin SterryAge: 80 years19101990

Name
William Calvin Sterry
Given names
William Calvin
Surname
Sterry

Calvin Sterry

Name
Calvin Sterry
Given names
Calvin
Surname
Sterry
Birth 1910 36 32
Publication: Privately published 1999.
Birth of a brotherUnnamed Sterry
September 8, 1916 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Death of a brotherUnnamed Sterry
September 9, 1916 (Age 6 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: Infant Sterry Birth Date: 8 Sep 1916 Birth Place: Tennessee Age: 0 Death Date: 9 Sep 1916 Death Place: Thomasville, Cheatham, Tennessee Burial Date: 9 Sep 1916 Cemetery Name: Shearrow Grave Yard Gender: Male Race: White Marital Status: Single Father's Name: H L Sterry Father's Birth Place: Tennessee Mother's name: Cara Shearron Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee FHL Film Number: 1299649
Burial of a brotherUnnamed Sterry
September 9, 1916 (Age 6 years)
Death of a motherCora Lea Shearon
July 21, 1917 (Age 7 years)
Note: Died of bone cancer
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: Cora Lee Sterry nee Shearron Birth Date: 5 Aug 1877 Birth Place: Cheatham County, Tennessee Age: 40 Death Date: 21 Jul 1917 Death Place: Thomasville, Cheatham, Tennessee Burial Date: 22 Jul 1917 Burial Place: Shearron Graveyard Gender: Female Race: White Marital Status: Married Occupation: Housewife Father's Name: Zack Shearron Father's Birth Place: Cheatham County, Tennessee Mother's name: Bettie Frazier Mother's Birth Place: Cheatham County, Tennessee FHL Film Number: 1299664
Marriage of a parentHugh Lawson SterryNancy W JohnsonView this family
September 21, 1919 (Age 9 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: H L Sterry Spouse: Nannie Harris Marriage: 21 Sep 1919 - Cheatham
Shared note: 1920 census
Birth of a half-brotherHugh Elmer Sterry
May 29, 1921 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-brotherRobert Earl Sterry
about 1925 (Age 15 years)
Note: Note his headstone states he was born 11 Aug 1921. Possibly should be 1925 and difficult to read?
Death of a maternal grandfatherZachariah T Shearon
September 3, 1929 (Age 19 years)
Publication: Privately published 1999.
Death of a brotherJunius Ervin Sterry
September 24, 1933 (Age 23 years)
Note: Died from appendicitis.
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: Jimmie Ervin Sterry Birth Date: 25 Jan 1902 Birth Place: Davidson Tennessee Age: 31 Death Date: 24 Sep 1933 Death Place: Thomasville, Cheatham, Tennessee Burial Date: 25 Sep 1933 Cemetery Name: ?? Cem Gender: Male Race: White Marital Status: Single Occupation: Farmer Father's Name: Hugh ?? Sterry Father's Birth Place: Chasham Tenn Mother's name: Cora Lee Mother's Birth Place: Cheatham Tenn FHL Film Number: 1876804
Text:
Name: Junius Ervin Sterry Gender:      Male Birth Date: 25 Jan 1902 Birth Place: Davidson, Tennessee Age: 31 Death Date: 24 Sep 1933 Death Place: Thomasville, Cheatham, Tennessee Father's Name: Hugh Lawson Sterry Father's Birth Place: Cheatham, Tennessee Mother's name: Cora Lee Shearon Mother's Birth Place: Cheatham, Tennessee Certificate Number:      17998
Burial of a brotherJunius Ervin Sterry
September 25, 1933 (Age 23 years)
Text:
(Cheatham County) Shearon Cemetery [Louellen Farm], Pleasant View, Tennessee H L STERRY 2 Apr 1873-21 Mar 1946 C L STERRY 5 Aug 1877-21 Jul 1917 'She was the sunshine of our lives' J STERRY 25 Jan 1902-24 Sep 1933 [Source: Carolyn Magruder]
Death of a half-brotherRobert Earl Sterry
May 19, 1935 (Age 25 years)
Text:
(Cheatham County) Fox Cemetery ROBERT EARL STERRY /AUG 11, 1921/MAY 19, 1935 (Transcribed by Ann Henges)
Marriage of a half-siblingHugh Elmer SterryMary Margaret ReevesView this family
March 11, 1941 (Age 31 years)

Death of a fatherHugh Lawson Sterry
March 21, 1946 (Age 36 years)
Publication: Privately published 1999.
Note: Lawson died at the house of his daughter Tula. [Source: Carolyn Magruder]
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: Hue Lawson Sterry Birth Date: 2 Apr 1873 Birth Place: Cheatham, Tennessee Age: 72 Death Date: 21 Mar 1946 Death Place: Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee Burial Date: 22 Mar 1946 Burial Place: Ashland City Cemetery Name: Sheron Gender: Male Race: White Marital Status: Married Residence Place: Ashland City, Cheatham, Tennessee Occupation: Farmer Spouse's Name: Nannie Sterry FHL Film Number: 2137369
Death of a brotherPearly Thomas Sterry
December 23, 1957 (Age 47 years)
Publication: Privately published 1999.
Burial of a brotherPearly Thomas Sterry
December 25, 1957 (Age 47 years)
Death of a brotherSidney Sterry
February 16, 1960 (Age 50 years)
Death of a half-brotherHugh Elmer Sterry
August 6, 1978 (Age 68 years)
Death of a sisterTula May Sterry
May 1981 (Age 71 years)

Source: Anne Henges
Note: Hudgens website has died 1951. This is not correct.
Death May 5, 1990 (Age 80 years)
Source: Obituary
Text:
DEATH NOTICE STERRY, William Calvin - Saturday evening, May 5, 1990. Survived by his wife, Mrs Carlene Hunter Sterry; daughter and son-in-law Janet and T D Holler of Mt Juliet, TN; sister, Mrs Ethel Evans of Clarksville, TN; step-brother, Raymond Harris of Nashville; grandchildren, Sean and Rachel Holler. Mr Sterry was a member of the Arlington United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of six Wolrd War II major campaigns including landings at Sicity, Normandy and North Africa while serving with the US Army 2nd Armoured Division .. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 pm ..Honorary Pallbearers: The Staff at V A Medical Center and Cambridge Center... Interment Woodlawn Memorial Park.
Burial May 8, 1990 (3 days after death)
Source: Obituary
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 9, 1892Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
23 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
Junius Ervin Sterry
Birth: January 25, 1902 28 24Davidson, Tennessee, USA
Death: September 24, 1933Thomasville, Tennessee, USA
3 years
elder sister
6 years
himself
7 years
younger brother
Unnamed Sterry
Birth: September 8, 1916 43 39Tennessee, USA
Death: September 9, 1916Thomasville, Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
Father’s family with Nancy W Johnson - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: September 21, 1919Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
20 months
half-brother
5 years
half-brother
Family with Private - View this family
himself
wife
Private
daughter
Private

BirthThe 20th Century Shearin Genealogy
Publication: Privately published 1999.
DeathObituary
Text:
DEATH NOTICE STERRY, William Calvin - Saturday evening, May 5, 1990. Survived by his wife, Mrs Carlene Hunter Sterry; daughter and son-in-law Janet and T D Holler of Mt Juliet, TN; sister, Mrs Ethel Evans of Clarksville, TN; step-brother, Raymond Harris of Nashville; grandchildren, Sean and Rachel Holler. Mr Sterry was a member of the Arlington United Methodist Church. He was a veteran of six Wolrd War II major campaigns including landings at Sicity, Normandy and North Africa while serving with the US Army 2nd Armoured Division .. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 pm ..Honorary Pallbearers: The Staff at V A Medical Center and Cambridge Center... Interment Woodlawn Memorial Park.
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