Curtis G. Connett

Submitted by Richard Sessions

Curtis G. Connett

Son of I.M. and Rebecca Hand Connett was born near Robison, Illinois in the year 1872 May 17.

Departed this life, May 4th 1949 at 1:30 p.m. at the age of 75 years, 11 months, 17 days.

He was married to Caroline Scroggins in the year 1894.

To this union was born 10 children. His wife and three children proceeded him in death.

He leaves to mourn his passing, four daughters and three sons. Mrs. Essie Shafer, Terre Haute, Indiana, Mrs. Mabel Sessions, Rumley, Arkansas, Mrs. Alvetta Clark, Little Rock, Arkansas, Mrs. Mary Looney, Scottland, Arkansas. Sons, Archie Connett, Campbell, Arkansas, Rev. Owen Connett, Kellyville, Oklahoma, Chester Connett, Leslie, Arkansas. Three brothers and three sisters, H.C. Connett, Dennard, Arkansas, D.W. Connett, Indianapolis, Indiana, I.M. Connett, Laport Indiana. Edna Smith, Robison, Illinois, Elinor York, Fort Worth, Texas, Janie Dennis, Robison, Illinois. 18 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.

He was a member of the Masonic Lodge