The Diary of Mary Johnson Link Hester
(b. 1872 d. 1953)

Part Twenty - January 1935 - December 1935

January 1935


Dr. J. T. Spains Son Raulston died Jan 3, 1935 age 34 (Buck).
I Mary Hester had a sick spell Jan 8, 1935. Dr. Oliver and Dr. Smart came to see me. Dr. Oliver one time and Dr. Smart 3 times. Got out of bed Jan 16 (Sick Yes God).
Mrs. Hardin died Jan 10, 1935, age 88Y 8 m. Mother of Mr. Bub Hardin
Mrs. Mollie Briggs died Jan 9 1935 wife of Jim Briggs.
Dr. B. W. Law died Jan 14, 1935 age 45 Portland Tennessee Dentist.
Aunt Sarah Pond died Jan 14 1935 Mother of Jim Pond.
Hugh L. Taylor died Jan 16, 1935 age 75 Brother of Bob and Alf Taylor.
Rufus Duke died Jan 17 1935 a Brother of Out mail carrier Forest Duke.
Mr. J. E. Kerley died Jan 21 1935 lived in Portland Tenn.
Aunt Fannie Link died Jan 27, 1935 Age 89. Second wife of Uncle Bill Link.
Pres. Franklin D. Roosevelts Birth day Jan 30, 1935 age 53 years.

February 1935


Christine White and (blank) Stanch married Feb 1 1935.
Ethelyne and Jessie Wilkerson spent the day with us Feb 3 1935.
Ethelyne and Jessie Wilkerson left for Mississippi Feb 7 1935 Thursday night 9:30 o'clock.
Charlie B. Porter Jr. died Saturday morning Feb 9, 1935 age 43 years.
Fountain Head Sanitarium burnted down Feb 10, 1935.
Henry Warren died Feb 15, 1935.
Buist Link and Dorothy Arnold married Feb 14, 1935.
Creed Markam and Lucille Walker married Feb 23, 1935.

March 1935


Mr. W. T. Bowling died Mar 1, 1935 age 69 1 mo.
Mrs. Cassie Lynch died March 8 1935.
Jack Bradley and Carrie Taylor married March 11, 1935.
Mrs. Lizzie Briley and Our family spent the day with Aunt Dora Johnson, and her sister Miss Bettie Matherson March 10, 1935, My what a good dinner.
Charlie B. Johnson and wife came to see his Mother Mrs. Dora Johnson March 14 and left for Home 23 1935.
Hattie White Adamson died March 17, 1935.
Mrs. Alice Bowling and Myrtle B. Johnson Earnest and Beulah Bowling came to see us Sunday March 24, 1935.
Clifton Tribble died March 17, 1935 Stunt Air flyer age 32 years.
Irby got his ring March 18, 1935.
Austin Roach and Katherine Roach married March 1935.
Marion Riggsbee died March 27, 1935.
unreadable died March 9, 1935.

April 1935

Mrs. Effie Fry Laurence died April 4 1935 age 66. Mother of Fred Laurence at White House Tenn
Jim House died April 7, 1935 (Col).
I went to see Harry and family April 4, 1935 came Home the 6.
Lena Warren and Richard Harsh married April 20 1935.
Long and England married April 20, 1935 age 80 and 70. My Lord please help them they bought them a dominecker rooster for Easter I guess.
Carl Link and Margie Moody married April 20, 1935.
Mrs. Street died April 20, 1935. Mr. Bub Hardin's sister.
I went to Tommie Hester's April 28 and came home May 1, 1935. Louise came home with me.

May 1935


Harris Short and Lena Belle Summers married May 22, 1935.
Daisie Cruthers died May 23, 1935.
Dr. Humphries Bate's Birth day May 25, 1935 age 61 years.
Sold the old Culbreath place.

June 1935


Aunt Clara Link died June 3, 1935.
Mr. Jim Buntin died June 3, 1935.
Garner Stringer died June 4, 1935.
Borned to Wayne Bradley and wife a Boy. June 8, 1935.
Mrs. Lorene Wilkerson Mundy died June the 10 1935 age 20 killed by unname hand.
Showed Carl Link and wife June 13 1935 at the Home of Esq. T. W. Briley.
Earl Douglas Burnett and Jennie Lee White married June 14, 1935.
Ralph Whitley and Margie Brown married June 22, 1935.
Estelle Owens Brinkley died June 30 1935.
John A. Hale died June 25, 1935.
John Pearson died June 1935.
Allice Mary and Hugh Spent the day with Harry Link and family June 25 1925.

July 1935


Esq. George W. Keen died July 4, 1935. Age 83.
Elmore Wilkinson died July 4, 1935.
Virgil F. Johnson wife and Daughter and Mr. Lastier spent July the 4 with me.
Prof. Charles Franklin Alden died July 6 1935 age 56.
Blonnie Link got his car July 11 1935.
Uncle Tom Pond died July 11 1935 age 83.
Mrs. Marthy Pitt died July 23 1935 Ess Pitt's wife.
Nola Broadrick went to the Protestant hospital July 20 1935. Came home Aug 9, 1935.

August 1935


Mr. Whitley's family Maude Link and Mary Hester all went to the Red Boiling Spring's Aug 11, 1935 on Sunday One day long to be Rembered.
John Ellis Link died Aug 11, 1935 lived in Zanesville Ohio age 64.
Carroll Moore and Dee Wade married Aug 1935.
Esq. Tom Wright died Aug 14, 1935 age 84 years, 6 mo. and 2 days.
Lucy Margaret Pitt and Oscar Kirk married Aug 10, 1935, Henry Pitt's Girl.
Gladys White died aug 22, 1935. Age 19
Annie Perdue Pirkle died Aug 26 1935.
Mr. Taylor Harris died Aug 24, 1935.
Little Baby of Minnie Justice Born Aug 11, 1935.
Mrs. Mary Fox died Aug 29, 1935 age 67.
Dan Briley and Grace Grantham married Aug 28, 1935.
Charley West died Aug 24, 1935 (Col).
Lela West Durett died Aug 31, 1935. Stella Pitts sister.

September 1935


Mrs. Ella Brinkley died Sept 5, 1935-wife of Billie Brinkley.
Rev. Hall L. Calhoun died Sept 4, 1935, age 71, Pastor of the Central Church of Christ.
Sis Owens died Sept 3, 1935, age 68.
Huey P. Long Senator of Louisiana died Sept 10, 1935, killed by Dr. Carl Weiss.
Frank Mitchell died Sept 11, 1935.
We had cream here Saturday night Sept 14, 1935.
Mrs. Ella Brinkleys house burnted down Sept 19, 1935.
Aunt Lena Estis Onice McKeller and 2 little Children came to see us Sept 23 and went back the 25, 1935.
Uncle Porter Johnson died Sept 22, 1935. Age 89.
____? Bob Perdue died Sept 1935.

October 1935


First Frost fell Oct 7, 1935, things fell.
Lillian Martin Sandlin died Oct 5, 1935 a daughter of Boss Martin.
Jim Martin died Oct 14, 1935, a brother of Boss Martin.
Lizzie Boles died Oct 16, 1935 a daughter of Mrs. Delia "Empson"
Mrs. Mary Pitt Lanier died Oct 18, 1935 wife of George Lanier.
Hubert Berry and Margaret Doe married Oct 20 1935 on Sunday.
Mrs. Minnie Wise Allison died Oct 20 1935 age 66. Sunday.
Annie Earlean Summers Born Oct 28, 1935.

November 1935


Charlie Humbritch died Nov 8, 1935.
Cark T. W. Briley's good dog died Nov 2, 1935.
Lizzie and Robert Johnson's Baby Born Nov 28, 1935
Wilburn Starks and Evelyn Whitesides married Nov 18, 1935.
Harris Smart and Ester Hawkins married Nov 18, 1935.
Vernon Briley got his little dog from Sam Briley Sunday Nov 24, 1935. Named Spots.
Charles Johnson's family came to see Aunt Dora Johnson Nov 5 and west back home Nov 8 1935, Gretna and Nelson and there Baby came to.
Jake Crittenden moved to Portland Tenn Nov 2, 1935, Saturday.
Irby Hester and Elizabeth Broadrick married Nov 30, 1935.
Mrs. Gass and family got hurt Nov 24, 1935 in a car wreck.
Fred Miles and Ruby Somerville married Nov 28, 1935.
Jim Empson died Nov 13, 1935.
Delberts Links Horse died Nov 28, 1935.
Billie Sunday died Nov 1935
Aunt Monkey Hester fell and hurt her shoulder Nov 18, 1935.

December 1935


Billie Ray Covington died Dec 3, 1935.
Lucile Hall Ostean's Baby died Dec 2, 1935 age 2 weeks.
Granville killed hogs Dec 3, 1935.
Anna May Riggsbys Baby died Dec 11, 1935.
Lucile Walker Markham's baby died Dec 1935.
I went to see Aunt Monkey Hester Dec 16, 1935.
Dot sick with Pneumonia Dec 16, 1935.
Jim Glidwell died Dec 24, 1935.
Tint Jernigan and Nora Groves married Dec 29, 1935.
Alf Lane died Dec 31, 1935.


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