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  • ID: I334343
  • Name: Benjamin Marshall AMASON
  • Sex: M
  • ALIA: Benjamin Marshall "Ben" /Amason/
  • Birth: 16 SEP 1929 in Wilkes Co., GA
  • Death: 7 JAN 1962 in Centerville, Wilkes Co., GA 1
  • Burial: Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery, Rayle, Wilkes Co., GA 2
  • Note:
    Deaths and funerals: B. M. Amason
    from; The Augusta Chronicle," Augusta, Georgia, Monday, January 8, 1962, p. 10A:

    RAYLE, Ga. - Benjamin Marshall Amason, 32, died about 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Centerville community.
    Wilkes County Sheriff Horace Lunceford said a neighbor found Mr. Amason dead of a shotgun wound on a farm where his family kept a herd of cattle.
    Mr. Amason was a native of Wilkes County, the son of Cornelius Amason and the late Ruth Cliatt Amason.
    He was a member of Sardis Baptist Church, a veteran of World War II and the Korean conflict.
    He was a farmer and cattleman and was associated with the Soil Conservation Service.
    Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Sue Callaway Amason of Rayle; one son, Billy Amason, and a daughter, Susan Amason, both of Rayle; father; one sister, Mrs. Sara A. Spivey of Atlanta; one brother, Neal Amason of Ft. Meade, Md.
    Funeral services will be conducted at the graveside in Sardis Baptist Church cemetery Monday at 2:30 p.m. by Rev. Bryan Edwards.
    Pallbearers will be Carl Adams, Austin Moore, Jr., Owen Callaway, William Lunceford, Webster Orr, and Bobby Randall.

    Father: Cornelius AMASON b: 26 DEC 1878 in Wilkes Co., GA
    Mother: Ruth Eugenia CLIATT b: 7 APR 1895 in Lincoln Co., GA

    Marriage 1 Mildred Sue CALLAWAY b: 21 JUN 1928 in Philomath, Oglethorpe Co., GA
    • Married: 21 DEC 1950 in Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA
    1. Has No Children Living AMASON
    2. Has No Children Living AMASON

    1. Title: The Augusta Chronicle
      Publication: Augusta, Georgia
      Note: Augusta, Georgia daily newspaper [researched by Samuel Taylor Geer]
      Media: Newspaper
      Page: "Deaths and funerals: B. M. Amason," Monday, January 8, 1962, p. 10A
    2. Title: Wilkes Co., Georgia - Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery
      Author: Larry R. Butler and Janice B. Turner
      Publication: Wilkes Co., GA Genealogy, GAGenWeb Archives Project:, 1999
      Note: Researched by Samuel Taylor Geer
      Media: Internet
      Text: Amason, Benjamin M., 16 Sep 1929 - 07 Jan 1962, accessed June 12, 2005
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