William Henry Beeker
Minnie Elizabeth Russell
James M. Ezzell
Mary Elizabeth Foate
John Turner Beeker Sr.
Fanny L. Ezzell
Mary Elizabeth Beeker


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1. Robert Ryan Holder

Mary Elizabeth Beeker 2 3 4 5 6 7

  • Born: 13 Nov 1915, Winfield, Marion, AL, USA 2 3 5 6 8
  • Marriage (1): Robert Ryan Holder in 1935 in Florence, Lauderdale, AL, USA 1
  • Died: 5 Jan 2006, Hoover, Jefferson, AL, USA at age 90 3 5 6 8
  • Buried: 8 Jan 2006, Decatur: Roselawn Cemetery, Morgan, AL, USA 6 8

   FamilySearch ID: L5VT-83H.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1920 in Winfield, Marion, AL, USA. 2 The 1920 census recorded owning a home; John T. Beeker, barber in own barber shop, 33, living with wife Fanny L., 32; son John T. Beeker, Jr., 7; and daughter Mary E. Beeker, 4. John and his parents were born in North Carolina. Fanny, her parents, and her children were born in Alabama.

2. Census in 1930 in Winfield, Marion, AL, USA. 9 The 1930 census recorded owning a $2000 home: John T. Beeker, barber in barber shop, 43, living with wife Fannie, 42; son John T. Jr., 17; and daughters Mary, 14, and Sarah F., 7. John and his parents were born in North Carolina. Fannie and her children were born in Alabama.

3. Newspaper: Anniston Star: Death of John T. Beeker, 18 Mar 1958, Anniston, Calhoun, AL, USA. 10 Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Holder and daughter, Mary Katherine, have returned from winfield where they were called because of the death of Mrs. Holder's father, the late John T. Beeker.

Sgt. Robert B. Holder returned yesterday to Camp LeJeune, N. C., after a visit with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Holder, and attending the funeral of his grandfather, the late John T. Beeker, in Winfield.

4. Residence: on 20 Dec 1997 in Birmingham, Jefferson, AL. 7

5. Obituary: Birmingham News: obituary of Mary Elizabeth Holder on 10 Jan 2006 in Birmingham, Jefferson, AL. 8 HOLDER, MARY ELIZABETH, age 90, of Hoover, AL, born November 13, 1915 passed away January 5, 2006.

Survived by one son, Robert B. Holder and his wife, Janice of Decatur; one daughter, Mary Underhill and her husband, Tom of Birmingham; three grandchildren, Beth Sumner and husband, Sam of Pass Christian, MS, Sharon DeCurtins and husband, Michael of Decatur and Ryan Underhill of Birmingham; and two great-grandchildren, Mary Grace DeCurtins and Aimae DeCurtins of Decatur.

Funeral Services were held January 8, 2006 at Roselawn Cemetery in Decatur, AL.

Mary married Robert Ryan Holder in 1935 in Florence, Lauderdale, AL, USA.1 (Robert Ryan Holder was born on 10 May 1916 in Arab, Marshall, AL, USA,1 6 died on 31 Jan 1994 in Huntsville, Madison, AL, USA 6 11 and was buried on 2 Feb 1994 in Decatur: Roselawn Cemetery, Morgan, AL, USA 6 11.)


1 The Anniston Star (Anniston, AL), 27 Dec 1961, page 1 and 11.

2 1920 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXD9-8L2 John T Beeker, Winfield, Marion, Alabama, United States; citing sheet 7A.

3 Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Mary Beeker Holder. b. 13 Nov 1915 d. 5 Jan 2006 father John T. Beeker, mother Fannie L. Ezzell.

4 Decatur Daily (Decatur, AL), 28 Jan 2017, obituary of Robert Beeker Holder.

5 U.S. Social Security Death Index, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JG6L-P3G Mary E Holder, 05 Jan 2006.

6 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12923753.

7 "Birmingham Post-Herald (Birmingham, AL)," 22 Dec 1997, page 27. Obituary of Sara B. Robertson.

8 Birmingham News (Birmingham, AL) (Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama.), 10 Jan 2006, obituary of Mary Elizabeth Holder.

9 1930 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:3JKT-P6Z John T Beeker winfield AL.

10 The Anniston Star (Anniston, AL), 18 Mar 1958, page 5. Personals.

11 Huntsville Times (Huntsville, AL), 31 Jan 1994, obituary of Robert Ryan Holder.

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