Sergeant First Class James Leonard Compton, Sr

Male 1932 - 1999  (66 years)


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  • Name Sergeant First Class James Leonard Compton, Sr 
    Title Sergeant First Class 
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 3 Dec 1932  Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Nov 1999  Robbinsville, Graham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Westover Memorial Park Cemetery Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1083  Abernathy, Robert and Sara Cubisch
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2015 

    Father Charlie Calvin Compton, Sr,   b. 27 Jun 1910, Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1978, Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Ruth Mckinney,   b. 13 Feb 1913, Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 2006, Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1929  Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
      Name: Charlie C. Compton
      Gender: Male
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: White
      Age: 22
      Birth Date: 1907
      Birth Place: Halifax Co, VA
      Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1929
      Marriage Place: Halifax, Virginia
      Father: W. R. Compton
      Mother: Bettie Moorefield
      Spouse: Ruth Mckinney
      FHL Film Number: 2048454
      Reference ID: p18
    Family ID F456  Group Sheet

    Family Sadie S Unknown,   b. Unknown 
    Children 
     1. James L Compton, Jr,   b. Unknown
     2. Randy Compton,   b. Unknown
     3. Mitzi Compton,   b. Unknown
     4. Anita Compton,   b. Unknown
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F458  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Dec 1932 - Halifax County, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Nov 1999 - Robbinsville, Graham County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Westover Memorial Park Cemetery Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • 1940 Census Roanoke, Halifax, Virginia as James Lennard COMPTON
    • U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
      Name: James L Compton
      Service Info.: SFC US ARMY KOREA, VIETNAM
      Birth Date: 3 Dec 1932
      Death Date: 11 Nov 1999
      Cemetery: Westover Memorial Park
      Cemetery Address: 2601 Wheeler Road Augusta, GA 30904
    • U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
      Name: James L. Compton
      Birth Date: 3 Dec 1932
      Birth Place: Halifax, Halifax County, Virginia, USA
      Death Date: 11 Nov 1999
      Death Place: Robbinsville, Graham County, North Carolina, USA
      Cemetery: Westover Memorial Park
      Burial or Cremation Place: Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
      Has Bio?: Y
    • CLARKS HILL, S.C. ? Mr. James L. Compton, 66, of Ridge Road, died Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999, in Robbinsville, N.C. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at West Acres Baptist Church, Evans, with the Revs. Larry Harmon and Robert Boyd officiating. Burial with military honors will be in Westover Memorial Park, Augusta. Mr. Compton, a native of Halifax County, Va., had retired as a deputy sheriff from Habersham County. He was an Army veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars and had retired from the military and was a former member of Richmond County Sheriff's Department and Columbia County Sheriff's Department. He was a member of West Acres Baptist Church, where he was a member of Love Sunday school Class and Young at Heart. Survivors include his wife, Sadie S. Compton; three sons, James L. Compton Jr., Madison, N.C., and Randy Compton and Clarence Muns, both of Augusta; two daughters, Mitzi Marlow, Danville, Va., and Anita Morris, Stuart, Va.; his mother, Ruth McKenny Compton, Roxboro, N.C.; a brother, Charlie Compton Jr., Richmond, Va.; three sisters, Peggy Clayton and Sally Cozart, both of Roxboro, and Ann Martinez, Euphrata, Wash.; and 10 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Harper, Felton Butler, Leighton Quidley, Earl Morris, Claude Harp and Kenny Gordon. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Love Sunday school Class and Richmond and Columbia County sheriffs departments. Thomas L. King Funeral Home, Martinez, is in charge of arrangements.

    • U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
      Name: James L. Compton
      SSN: 237-44-8367
      Last Residence:
      29821 Clarks Hill, Mccormick, South Carolina, USA
      BORN: 3 Dec 1932
      Died: 11 Nov 1999
      State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (Before 1951
    • North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004
      Name: James Compton
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Hispanic Origin: Non-Hispanic
      Marital Status: Married
      Social Security Number: 237448367
      Father's Last Name: Compton Sr
      Age: 66 Years
      Date of Birth: 3 Dec 1932
      Residence City: Other
      Residence County: Beaufort
      Residence State: South Carolina
      Residence Zip Code: 29821
      Education: 12th grade
      Occupation: Sheriffs, bailiffs, and other law enforcement officers
      Industry: Justice, public order,and safety
      Date of Death: 11 Nov 1999
      Death City: Other
      Death County: Graham
      Death State: North Carolina
      Work Injury: Injury did not occur at work
      Autopsy: Autopsy Not Performed
      Autopsy Findings: Autopsy findings were not considered in determining cause of death
      Institution: Other
      Attendant: Medical Examiner
      Burial Location: Burial out-of-state
      Recorded Date: 17 Nov 1999
      Source Vendor: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics


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