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The DeFuniak Herald – February 5, 1914 – Page 2

Red Bay

  • Clifford Meigs, of DeFuniak and Randall Hughes of Ponce de Leon were down here Sunday.
  • Mrs. Neil McLeod visited her mother, Mrs. David George, at the Valley Sunday.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Pat Kennington of Ponce de Leon spent Sunday with their parents.
  • Miss Irene Brown spent last week at home.
  • Rev. Peacock of Pleasant Valley preached here Sunday.
  • J.R. Brown and Marshall Chamberlain were in DeFuniak last week.
  • Daniel Alec McDonald and Reg Sanford were in Ponce de Leon on business Wednesday.
  • Edgar Chamberlain was in Argyle Sunday.
  • Tom Chamberlain wears a smile these days twice as long and large as the ordinary father wears. His twins are named Hurtis and Curtis.
  • The young people under the management of Mrs. Brown and Mrs. McLeod are practicing for a play to be given in about two weeks. It is to be given to raise funds with which to purchase a new fence to be used around the cemetery. A worthy object, and we are sure the young folks will receive the encouragement and patronage they deserve.

[Compiled by Emily Petroskey]

The DeFuniak Herald — April 28, 1935

On 25th Mar Mr Jullus Caesar Day died leaving wife, 3 sons, & 6 daughters to mourn his loss. Mr Hugh M Day, Argyle, Wallace of Eucheeanne, Ernest of this place; Anne who lived with her parents; Mrs Mary Hunt; Mrs Bill Wilks, Ponce de Leon; Mrs Emma Infinger, Mrs Sallie Infinger & Mrs J F Robinson; also 18 gr children, 7 gr grands. Uncle Jewel, as he was known, was one of 16 children, only two brothers now living, Mr Jeff Day of Marianna, and Mr William Day of Orange Hill Fl. Mr Day was born Dec 12 1848 near Opelika, Ala. In 1856 the famiy moved to Knox Hill and in 1872 he Married Sarah Abigall McDonald. Services held at the Valley on Wednesday Mar 27; internment in Valley cemetery.

[Contributed by Lois Danley and Sharon Watson]

The Breeze – August 4, 1910

Mrs Harrison of Milton has been here visiting her bother Judge Campbell. Miss Wille Belle McDonald was in town visiting her sister Mrs Dan Campbell.

[Contributed by Rita Bridges]

The Breeze – May 25, 1911 – Page 1

After a lingering illness of several months Miss Margarette McDonald passed away at seven o’clock Sunday morning at the home of her nephew, Hugh McDonald. She leaves a host of relatives and friends to [mourn her passing].

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – August 18, 1910 – Page 5

Our sympathy goes out to Mr. and Mrs. J. A. McDonald in the death of their little girl last week. The loss seems the heavier in that the little one was the only girl and one of the twins.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – July 14, 1910 – Page 1

After a long and painful illness Mrs. C. I. McLean died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. L. McDonald, Monday afternoon and was buried Tuesday at the Valley cemetery.

Mrs. McLean was among the oldest residents of the county and leaves a large number of relatives.

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]

The Breeze – June 16, 1910 – Page 5

J. A. McDonald went to Caryville Tuesday to look after the business affairs of Julian Miller who died last Saturday [June 11, 1910].

[Contributed by Michael Strickland]