Brinkley Family History

Granny Mac

Viola Margaret “Granny Mac” ShortAge: 99 years19082008

Name
Viola Margaret “Granny Mac” Short
Given names
Viola Margaret
Nickname
Granny Mac
Surname
Short
Married name
Viola Margaret Williams
Birth November 21, 1908 37 29
Death of a fatherLouis Allen Short
February 25, 1910 (Age 15 months)
Cause: Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Publication: Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: February 26, 1910.
Burial of a fatherLouis Allen Short
February 27, 1910 (Age 15 months)
Cemetery: Newburg Cemetery
Publication: Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: February 26, 1910.
Text:

Louis Short's death certificate state he died of Pulmonary Tuberculosis. The certificate shows he had Pulmonary Tuberculosis for 3 months prior to his death. Louis died February 25, 1910 and was buried in the Newburg Cemetery on February 27, 1910 .

Census April 21, 1910 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a brotherLouis Allen Short
May 14, 1910 (Age 17 months)
Source:

Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 6, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: May 23, 2001, Internal Ref. #1.112.6.77466.48

Birth of a half-sisterDorothy Waggonner
about 1919 (Age 10 years)
Census January 8, 1920 (Age 11 years)
MarriageAlbert WilliamsView this family
July 1, 1925 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Dorothy Williams
March 9, 1927 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#2
George Raymond Williams
April 29, 1929 (Age 20 years)
Census April 5, 1930 (Age 21 years)
Marriage of a parentHenry C. WaggonerCelia L. RayView this family
after 1930 (Age 21 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherSara Ellen Hoss
January 4, 1931 (Age 22 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherSara Ellen Hoss
January 1931 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a daughter
#3
Joan Williams
April 23, 1931 (Age 22 years)
Census April 11, 1940 (Age 31 years)
Death of a husbandAlbert Williams
May 13, 19541:10 AM (Age 45 years)
Address: Phelps County Memorial Hospital
Cause: Lung Cancer
Text:

Albert Williams' tombstone lists his death date as May 13, 1954.

Burial of a husbandAlbert Williams
May 15, 1954 (Age 45 years)
Cemetery: Newburg Cemetery
Text:

Albert Williams' tombstone is in the Newburg Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri.

Marriage of a childWilliam Sydney SimmonsJoan WilliamsView this family
September 4, 1957 (Age 48 years)
Death of a sonGeorge Raymond Williams
December 25, 1965 (Age 57 years)

Burial of a sonGeorge Raymond Williams
about 1965 (Age 56 years)

Death of a motherCelia L. Ray
about 1970 (Age 61 years)
Death of a sisterBuenta Short
October 1978 (Age 69 years)

Death of a husbandWilbur Keller McCartney
July 21, 1980 (Age 71 years)
Burial of a husbandWilbur Keller McCartney
July 1980 (Age 71 years)
Cemetery: Newburg Cemetery
Death of a brotherLouis Allen Short
March 1985 (Age 76 years)
Source:

Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 6, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Date of Import: May 23, 2001, Internal Ref. #1.112.6.77466.48

Death of a sisterNellie Short
June 6, 2000? (Age 91 years)
Address: Phelps County Regional Medical Center
Cause: Do not remember
Burial of a sisterNellie Short
June 2000 (Age 91 years)
Cemetery: Newburg Cemetery
Death of a daughterJoan Williams
December 17, 200712:55 AM (Age 99 years)
Address: Phelps County Regional Medical Center
Cause: Lung Cancer
Burial of a daughterJoan Williams
December 20, 2007 (Age 99 years)
Cemetery: Newburg Cemetery
Text:

The weather was nice for December, unusually warm. The sky was overcast and everything was wet from the warmer temperatures coming so soon after snow etc. The coffin was beautiful, white with pink airbrush highlights and pink interior.

Death March 17, 20083:30 AM (Age 99 years)
Cremation after March 17, 2008
Burial August 9, 2008 (4 months after death)
Cemetery: Newburg Cemetery
Text:

Her ashes were buried in the cemetery next to her husband Mac.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 7, 1896Newburg, Phelps, Missouri, USA
15 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
Nellie Short
Birth: October 19, 1904 33 25Newburg, Phelps, Missouri, USA
Death: June 6, 2000Rolla, Phelps, Missouri, USA
4 years
herself
18 months
younger brother
Mother’s family with Henry C. Waggoner - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: after 1930
-10 years
half-sister
Family with Wilbur Keller McCartney - View this family
husband
herself
Family with Albert Williams - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: July 1, 1925Macon, Macon, Missouri, USA
20 months
daughter
2 years
son
2 years
daughter

CensusYear: 1940; Census Place: Newburg, Phelps, Missouri; Roll: T627_2140; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 81-1Year: 1940; Census Place: Newburg, Phelps, Missouri; Roll: T627_2140; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 81-1
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