John Thomas Shows  ‎(I1343)‎
Given Names: John Thomas
Surname: Shows

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 1 May 1882 32 40 Hebron, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death: 11 January 1962 ‎(Age 79)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA

Personal Facts and Details
Birth 1 May 1882 32 40 Hebron, Jackson, Louisiana, USA


Show Details Source: United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

  Text: Name: John Thomas Shows
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Jackson Parish, Louisiana, United States
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 01 May 1882
Birthplace: , , United States
Nationality: United States
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
GS Film number: 1684691
Digital Folder Number: 005152036
Image Number: 00726

Show Details Source: United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

  Text: Name: John Thomas Shows
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1942
Event Place: Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 01 May 1882
Affiliate Publication Title: World War II Draft Cards ‎(4th Registration)‎ for the State of Louisiana
Affiliate Publication Number:
Affiliate ARC Identifier: 576248
GS Film number: 4437075
Digital Folder Number: 004437075
Image Number: 01226

Occupation Carpenter


Show Details Source: Winn Parish Enterprise, January 18, 1962
Obituary


Show Details Source: Winn Parish Enterprise, January 18, 1962

Citation Details:  http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/winn/obits/s/showjt62.txt
  Text: From: January 18, 1962 Winn Parish Enterprise News-American

Last Rites For J. T. Shows Held Here January 13

Funeral services for John Thomas Shows, 79, who died January 11 at a hospital in Winnfield after a long illness, were held at 10 a.m. January 13 at the Southern Funeral Home with Dr. W. L. Holcomb officiating.

Burial was in the Cypress Creek Cemetery under direction of Southern Funeral Home. Acting as pallbearers were L. C. Shows, Elton Peel, Harold Walker, Kenny Walker, Jack Shows, Ralph Hargrove, Marvin Harrell, Charlie Crain, and Glen Smith.

Mr. Shows and his family had been residents of Winnfield for the past 20 years. He was a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church of Winnfield and was a retired carpenter.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Bernice Shows of Winnfield; one daughter, Mrs. Walter Cathey, Winnfield; one grandchild, one sister, Mrs. George P. Holland, Jonesboro.

Census 1920 ‎(Age 37)‎ Bernice Jones - Jackson, Louisiana, USA


Show Details Source: 1920 US Census

  Text: Head John T Shows M 37 Louisiana
Wife Bernice M Shows F 21 Louisiana
Daughter Mildred R Shows F 3 Louisiana

Death 11 January 1962 ‎(Age 79)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA


Show Details Source: Find A Grave search
Funeral 13 January 1962 ‎(2 days after death)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
Address:
Southern Funeral Home

10:00 AM
Officiated by Dr. W.L. Holcomb



Show Details Source: Winn Parish Enterprise, January 18, 1962
Burial 13 January 1962 ‎(2 days after death)‎ Dodson, Winn, Louisiana, USA
Cemetery: Cypress Creek Cemetery


Show Details Source: Find A Grave search
Religion Baptist - First Baptist Church, deacon Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA


Show Details Source: Winn Parish Enterprise, January 18, 1962
Last Change 20 April 2014 - 22:27:14 - by: susan
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Parents Family  (F332)
John Pearce Shows
1849 - 1931
Margaret Ann Cousins
1842 - 1917
Marshall Hardy Shows
1873 - 1952
William G. Shows
1878 - 1914
Gracie Catherine Shows
1878 - 1948
Rev. Francis Melburn Shows
1880 - 1950
(Birth) John Thomas Shows
1882 - 1962
James Crawford Shows
1885 - 1958
Alice Shows
1884 - 1973

Immediate Family  (F424)
Bernice Jones
1897 - 1982
Mildred Shows
1916 - 1992


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Birth United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  Text: Name: John Thomas Shows
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Jackson Parish, Louisiana, United States
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 01 May 1882
Birthplace: , , United States
Nationality: United States
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
GS Film number: 1684691
Digital Folder Number: 005152036
Image Number: 00726
Birth United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
  Text: Name: John Thomas Shows
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1942
Event Place: Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 01 May 1882
Affiliate Publication Title: World War II Draft Cards ‎(4th Registration)‎ for the State of Louisiana
Affiliate Publication Number:
Affiliate ARC Identifier: 576248
GS Film number: 4437075
Digital Folder Number: 004437075
Image Number: 01226
Occupation
Event
Census 1920 US Census
  Text: Head John T Shows M 37 Louisiana
Wife Bernice M Shows F 21 Louisiana
Daughter Mildred R Shows F 3 Louisiana
Census 1920 US Census
  Text: Head John T Shows M 37 Louisiana
Wife Bernice M Shows F 21 Louisiana
Daughter Mildred R Shows F 3 Louisiana
Census 1920 US Census
  Text: Head John T Shows M 37 Louisiana
Wife Bernice M Shows F 21 Louisiana
Daughter Mildred R Shows F 3 Louisiana
Death Find A Grave search
Publication: http://www.findagrave.com
Citation Details:  http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=shows&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=20&GScnty=1172&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=27820278&
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Citation Details:  http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=shows&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=20&GScnty=1172&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=27820278&
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Family with Parents
Father
John Pearce Shows ‎(I1043)‎
Birth 24 July 1849 31 33 New Hebron, Lawrence, Mississippi, USA
Death 8 May 1931 ‎(Age 81)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
-7 years
Mother
 
Margaret Ann Cousins ‎(I1063)‎
Birth 11 February 1842 Alabama, USA
Death 2 November 1917 ‎(Age 75)‎
#1
Brother (Birth)
Marshall Hardy Shows ‎(I1064)‎
Birth 21 January 1873 23 30 Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 23 November 1952 ‎(Age 79)‎ Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana, USA
5 years
#2
Brother (Birth)
William G. Shows ‎(I1065)‎
Birth 20 April 1878 28 36 Louisiana, USA
Death 22 February 1914 ‎(Age 35)‎
3 months
#3
Sister (Birth)
Gracie Catherine Shows ‎(I1066)‎
Birth 2 August 1878 29 36 Louisiana, USA
Death 11 January 1948 ‎(Age 69)‎
19 months
#4
Brother (Birth)
Rev. Francis Melburn Shows ‎(I1067)‎
Birth 28 February 1880 30 38 Weston, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 11 July 1950 ‎(Age 70)‎ Alexandria, Rapides, Louisiana, USA
2 years
#5
(Birth)
John Thomas Shows ‎(I1343)‎
Birth 1 May 1882 32 40 Hebron, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 11 January 1962 ‎(Age 79)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
4 years
#6
Brother (Birth)
James Crawford Shows ‎(I1344)‎
Birth 29 October 1885 36 43 Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 26 December 1958 ‎(Age 73)‎ Ruston, Lincoln, Louisiana, USA
-15 months
#7
Sister (Birth)
Alice Shows ‎(I31399)‎
Birth 2 August 1884 35 42 Louisiana, USA
Death 27 January 1973 ‎(Age 88)‎
Family with Bernice Jones
John Thomas Shows ‎(I1343)‎
Birth 1 May 1882 32 40 Hebron, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 11 January 1962 ‎(Age 79)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
15 years
Wife
 
Bernice Jones ‎(I1345)‎
Birth 30 June 1897 38 35
Death February 1982 ‎(Age 84)‎ Louisiana, USA
#1
Daughter (Birth)
Mildred Shows ‎(I1346)‎
Birth 23 March 1916 33 18
Death 27 November 1992 ‎(Age 76)‎