James Hansford Garver died age 88 years was resident of Ava, Ill. 12/13/1951. Born Ava, Ill. 10/4/1866. Mother was Mrs. Nancy (Cheatham) Wilcox Garver. Father Jacob Garver. Step-sisters: Mary Elizabeth Wilcox; Ada Jand and Carrie Izella Garver. Married Malinda C. Modglin in 1888 in Ava, Ill. She died 1949. Children born to this union: Walter, Warren, Ross, Ralph, Van, Vern, & Earline. 10 grandchildren, 15 great grand Children, 2 daughters preceded; one in infancy. His occupation was Farmer.