Waters, Rev. Lewis Cranford L. C. 

Waters, Rev. Lewis Cranford L. C.[1]

Male 1920 - 1978

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  • Prefix  Rev. 
    Birth  28 Apr 1920  Milstead, Rockdale County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1930  Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sheet 15A
    Military Enlistment  25 Aug 1942  [3
    MILF 
    Occupation  Clerk - Big Star Store  [4
    Occupation  Electrician w/ Cleveland Electric (1948)  [5
    Died  6 Aug 1978  Riverdale, Clayton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  8 Aug 1978 
    • Forest Lawn Cemetery
    Notes 
    • Was in the Navy durring WWII

      Obituary, The Atlanta Constitution, 3 Aug 1978:
      "Rites Tuesday
      for Ex-Pastor
      L.C. Waters Sr.

      Services for Rev. Lewis
      Cranford Waters Sr., 58, of
      879 Chateau Forest in River-
      dale will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday
      in Unity Baptist Church,
      burial in Forest Lawn Ceme-
      tery.
      Rev. Waters, the founder
      and former pastor of Unity
      Baptist Church, died Sunday.
      He was a retired master elec-
      trician and a member of elec-
      tricians' union IBEW Local
      No. 613. He was a native of
      Milstead.
      Surviving are his widow,
      Mrs. Viola E. Waters; daugh-
      ters, Mrs. Kenneth L. Bailey
      of Omak, Wash., and Mrs.
      James M. DeFoor of Warner
      Robins; son, Lewis C. Waters
      Jr. of Riverdale; and sister,
      Mrs. Ethel Bouchillon of West
      Palm Beach, Fla.
    Person ID  I66  Begin with Craft
    Last Modified  3 Jan 2013 

    Father  Waters, Leverett Edley,   b. 1 May 1881, Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1953, Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Smith, Louise,   b. 14 Apr 1881, , , Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1949, , Greenville County, South Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Nov 1900 
    Family ID  F9  Group Sheet

    Family  Echols, Viola,   b. 15 Oct 1922,   d. 2 Jun 1986, Riverdale, Clayton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Aug 1938  Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Waters, (Living)
     2. Waters, (Living)
     3. Waters, (Living)
    Family ID  F19  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 28 Apr 1920 - Milstead, Rockdale County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Aug 1938 - Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 1978 - Riverdale, Clayton County, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Waters Family
    Waters Family
    LC Waters
    LC Waters

    Documents
    Smith / Waters Family Bible
    Smith / Waters Family Bible
    Waters Family - 1930 Census
    Waters Family - 1930 Census

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Louise Smith Family Bible.

    2. [S531]

    3. [S798] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010 about Lewis Waters.

    4. [S177]

    5. [S179] p1535.