A. B. and Lida Cheatham Obituaries – Jefferson County

A. B. Cheatham, born Daysville, Kentucky, March 14, 1841, died Louisville, Kentucky, March 21, 1925.  Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

The Courier-Journal, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky

Sunday, March 22, 1925

A. B. Cheatham

A. B. Cheatham, 83 years old, retired livestock broker, died at 7:20 o’clock yesterday morning at the home of his son, A. L. Cheatham, 2923 Grinstead Drive, following a three weeks’ illness.

A native of Todd County, Mr. Cheatham came to Louisville in 1873 and entered the livestock brokerage business.  He retired twenty-five years ago.

Surviving Mr. Cheatham are his widow, Mrs. Lida R. Cheatham; a daughter, Miss Norma Cheatham; two sons, R. O. Cheatham and A. L. Cheatham, and seven grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o’clock this afternoon at the residence, with burial in Cave Hill Cemetery.

Lida Rutherford, wife of A. B. Cheatham, November 11, 1852, Logan County, Kentucky, December 18, 1945, Louisville, Kentucky.

The Courier-Journal, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

Thursday, December 20, 1945

Mrs. Lida R. Cheatham, Tuesday, evening, December 18, 1945, at 9:30 o’clock, in her 94th year; residence, 136 Forest Court; beloved mother of Mrs. R. V. and Mr. A. L. Cheatham, and sister of Rush Rutherford.  Remains at the funeral home of John Maas and Bro., Broadway at Floyd, where services will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock.  Interment in Cave Hill Cemetery.

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