Barry's Genealogy Diary
This online genealogical diary is hosted by Barry T. Self. It is primarily for information pertaining to the SELF surname, more particularly for descendants of John J. and Lydia Avaline Waters Self, who were married in Union County, GA in 1851. Barry Self is the SELF proclaimed family genealogist and historian, having spent over 20 years researching this Self line. This diary is dedicated to preserving and sharing the findings of his research.
- Name: Barry T. Self
- Location: Madisonville, Tennessee, United States
I am married to a wonderful and sweet wife, Svitlana, who is from Ukraine and we have a beautiful daughter, Lydia Elizabeth. I have worked in the funeral business since 1988 and thoroughly enjoy researching my family roots.
Friday, May 22, 2009
RALPH MICHAEL PATTY OBITUARY
Note: Carolyn Roberts Patty is the daughter of the late Reba Self Roberts and Jake Roberts.
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
VERY LITTLE NEWS TO SHARE
Decoration Day was held at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery on Sunday, May 10 (Mother's Day). Several kinfolks are buried in this cemetery. It was a rainy weekend and I was suffering from jetlag. I did not try to go.
Please pray for cousin Fred C. Self. He is in the hospital in Knoxville and cousin Ruth Bryant is in the hospital in Maryville.
LILLIAN MILLER OBITUARY
Kirkland, Dillon Miller, Kathy Mendiola; great-grandchildren, Triniti Alexis Tucker, Liliana Star Miller, Aaron Turek, Miguel & Andrea Gonzales, Sara & JoJo Mendiola; sisters, Judy Rogers, Madisonville, Doris Pordgon, N.C.; brothers, Bob Smythers, Tellico Plains, Bud Eury, N.C.; several nieces & nephews. Preceded in death by daughter Lesa Myers; parents James & Elnora Phillips Smythers; brothers, Harold Conklin & J.W. Smythers. Funeral 11 A.M. Saturday, Clifton Baptist Church, Rev. Michael McLemore & Rev. Danny Bucannon officiating. Interment Citico Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6-8 P.M. Friday at Biereley-Hale Funeral Home, Madisonville.