28 April 2009

Tombstone Tuesday - Britt

Ollie (Britt) Funston is buried next to her father at Melwood Cemetery in Stone Mountain, Gwinnett, GA. The daughter of Nathan and Ledora (Barfield) Britt, she was born in Emanuel County, GA on 8 Jan 1924.

She was married in the 1940s to an unknown first husband, possibly McGee or Borowski. They had a child together, who died as an infant.

She later married Joe Funston Jr. of Pennsylvania, who died 3 Mar 1958. He's buried at Marietta National Cemetery in Cobb County, Georgia.

Ollie graduated from the San Diego Vocational school in 1952 and was certified in Aircraft Construction and Assembly.

Ollie Britt Funston

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