The Shemwell Family

Jo Ann ShemwellAge: 60 years19371998

Name
Jo Ann Shemwell
Given names
Jo Ann
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Jo Ann Best
Married name
Jo Ann Ray
Birth December 17, 1937 19 16
Birth of a brotherDouglas Clay Shemwell
June 28, 1940 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 3 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Birth of a brotherRobert Brandon Shemwell
August 23, 1947 (Age 9 years)

Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 12 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Douglas “Johnnie” Shemwell
August 1, 1956 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a brotherTony Ray Shemwell
April 11, 1962 (Age 24 years)
Death of a fatherBishop Brandon Shemwell
June 7, 1971 (Age 33 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 8 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a brotherTony Ray Shemwell
September 29, 1979 (Age 41 years)
Cause: Murdered
Death of a brotherRobert Brandon Shemwell
July 13, 1990 (Age 52 years)
Death of a brotherDouglas Clay Shemwell
June 10, 1992 (Age 54 years)
Death September 16, 1998 (Age 60 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Green Hill Memorial Gardens
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Jo Ann Shemwell
Birth: December 17, 1937 19 16Trenton, Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 16, 1998Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States
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Tony Ray Shemwell
Birth: April 11, 1962 44 40Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 29, 1979Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
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Jo Ann Shemwell
Birth: December 17, 1937 19 16Trenton, Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 16, 1998Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States
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Bertie Ray
Birth: April 18, 1936Charleston, Tallahatchie, Mississippi, United States
Death: May 16, 1999Richton. Perry, Mississippi, United States
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Jo Ann Shemwell
Birth: December 17, 1937 19 16Trenton, Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 16, 1998Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States
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Jo Ann Shemwell has 30 first cousins recorded