FIFTH GENERATION


388. George Ransom Lytle was born on Mar 3 1881 in McDowell County, NC. He died on Jun 24 1950 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

He was married to Katherine Rebecca Greenlee (daughter of David James Augustus Greenlee and Mary Rebecca Burgin) on Jun 26 1909. Katherine Rebecca Greenlee was born on Jul 16 1880 in McDowell County, NC. She died on Nov 26 1975 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Mrs. Katherine Rebecca Lytle, age 96, of 4107 Dogwood Lane, Chattanooga, died Wednesday in a local hospital. She was the widow of George R. Lytle, a resident of the Chattanooga area for the past 65 years, and a member of the Brainerd Presbyterian Church and the Irvine Bible Class. She is survived by three sons, Thomas G. Lytle, of Cheverly, Md.; Richard Lytle, of Macon GA.; and Raymond Lytle of Silver Springs, Md.;one daughter, Miss Geraldine Lytle of Chattanooga.; nine grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be at 1 PM Friday in the West Chapel of the Chattanooga Funeral Home with Rev. Ronald Ragan and the Rev. Wayne Gehman officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Irvine Bible Class. The body is in the West Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home where the family will receive friends today from 7-9 P.M. George Ransom Lytle and Katherine Rebecca Greenlee had the following children:

child1055 i. George Ransom Jr Lytle was born on Oct 16 1910. He died in infancy.
child1056 ii. Geraldine Lytle was born on May 8 1914. She died in 1988. She was never married.
Obituary taken from a Chattanooga Newspaper:
Geraldine Lytle of Chattanooga died Friday at her home. She was 74. Ms. Lytle was a member of Grace Avenue Baptist Church and was the church pianist. She had been an employee of Eloise's Shop. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs George R. Lytle. Survivors include three brothers, Thomas Lytle, Cheverly, Md., The Rev. Raymond Lytle, Brandywine, Md., and Richard Lytle, Macon, Ga.; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be Monday at 1 P.M. at Chattanooga Funeral Home, West, with the Rev, T.J. Youngblood officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends today from 2 to 4 P.M. and 7 to 9 P.M. at the funeral home.
child+1057 iii. Thomas Greenlee Lytle.
child+1058 iv. Raymond Lytle.
child+1059 v. Richard Lytle.

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