Elsie Louise Reynolds

F, #116, b. 11 November 1906, d. 6 July 1973
FatherThomas Franklin David Reynolds b. 30 Jan 1885, d. 31 Jan 1949
MotherAlmeda Jane Keck b. 1 May 1884, d. 24 Feb 1908
RelationshipGreat-grandmother of Kellie Sue Thompson
FamilyThe Stout Family
ChartsGabbard Descendants
Conrad Frederick Keck Descendants
Manuel Reynolds Descendants
Stout Descendants
     Elsie Louise Reynolds was born on 11 November 1906 at Witter, Madison, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Thomas Franklin David Reynolds and Almeda Jane Keck. Elsie Louise Reynolds married Claude James Stout, son of Jonothan Benjamin Stout and Sarah Lydia Gabbard, on 28 December 1924 at Madison, Arkansas.
Groom: Claude J Stout
Groom's Age: 21
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1903
Groom's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Bride: Elsa Reynolds
Bride's Name: 18
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1906
Bride's Residence: Wharton, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1924
Marriage License Date: 23 Dec 1924
Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States
Film number: 1035152
Digital Folder Number: 4331435
Image number: 00548
Page number: 330
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 about Elsa Reynolds
Name:     Elsa Reynolds
Gender:     Female
Age:     18
Birth Year:     abt 1906
Residence:     Wharton, Madison, Arkansas
Spouse's Name:     Claude J Stout
Spouse's Gender:     Male
Spouse's Age:     21
Spouse's Residence:     Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date:     28 Dec 1924
Marriage License Date:     23 Dec 1924
Marriage County:     Madison
Event Type:     Marriage
FHL Film Number:     1035152
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data:
"Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2011. "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957," database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. Digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records.
Elsie Louise Reynolds died on 6 July 1973 at Springdale Memorial Hospital, Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas, at age 66.
Elsie Louise Reynolds's obituary was published on 9 July 1973 . Claude James Stout, Ilene Matthaniel "Bud" Stout, Gwendolyn Thompson, Viola Emaline Reynolds, Melvin Reynolds, Dewey Reynolds, Franklin Reynolds, Wesley Reynolds, Lee Troy Reynolds, Fanny Carter, Golda "Goldie" Carpenter, Samuel Spurgeon Davis, Fawn Florence Bryant, Sarah Jane Coble and Viola Johnson were listed as survivors in the obituary.
Mrs. Elsie Stout

Funeral services for Mrs. Elsie Stout, 66, 1024 Brogdon, who died July 6 in Springdale Memorial Hospital, were held this afternoon at 2 o'clock in Sisco chapel with Rev. Cecil Garrison officiating.

Pallbearers were James Thompson, Jimmy Thompson, Carlos Joe Sturdy, Randy Stout, Calvin Stout and Jimmy Williams.

Burial was in the Friendship cemetery under the direction of Sisco Funeral Chapel.

A native of Witter, she was born Nov. 11, 1906, the daughter of Thomas F. and Amelia Keck Reynolds, was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church at Kingston, and a resident of Springdale since 1950 moving from Kingston.

Survivors include her husband, Claude J. Stout of the home; three sons, Bud Stout of Fayetteville, James V. Stout of Rogers and Jerry Stout of Green Forest; one daughter, Mrs. Crawford (Gwendolyn) Thompson of Springdale; her stepmother, Mrs. Viola Reynolds of Huntsville; one brother, Melvin Reynolds of Modesto, Calif; seven step-brothers, Dewey Reynolds of Huntsville, Tommy of Highfill, Franklin of Berryville, Wesley of Hindsville, Lee Troy of Springdale, Roy of Huntsville and Junior Reynolds of Illinois; six half-sisters, Mrs. Fannie Carter and Mrs. Goldie Carpenter of Huntsville, Mrs. Sylvia Davis of Lowell, Mrs. Fawn Bryant of Witter, Mrs. Sara Jane Coble of Antioch, Wash., and Mrs. Viola Johnson of Springdale; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Elsie Stout

Mrs. Elsie Louise Stout, 66, 1024 Brogdon, died July 6, 7:30 a.m. in Springdale Memorial Hospital. She was born Nov. 11, 1906 at Witter, Ark., the daughter of Thomas F. and Almelia Keck Reynolds, and was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church at Kingston, and a resident of Springdale since 1950, moving from Kingston.

Survivors include her husband, Claude J. Stout of the home; three sons, Bud Stout of Fayetteville, James V. Stout of Rogers and Jerry Thompson of Green Forest; one daughter, Mrs. Crawford (Gwendolyn) Thompson of Springdale; her stepmother, Mrs. Viola Reynolds of Huntsville; one brother, Melvin Reynolds of Modesto, Calif; seven half-brothers, Dewey Reynolds of Huntsville, Tommy of Highfill, Franklin of Berryville, Wesley of Hindsville, Lee Troy of Springdale, Roy of Huntsville and Junior Reynolds of Illinois; six half-sisters, Mrs. Fannie Carter and Mrs. Goldie Carpenter of Huntsville, Mrs. Sylvia Davis of Lowell, Mrs. Fawn Bryant of Witter, Mrs. Sara Jane Coble of Antioch, Wash., and Mrs. Viola Johnson of Springdale; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock in Sisco chapel with Rev. Cecil Garrison officiating. Burial will be in the Friendship cemetery under the direction of Sisco Funeral Chapel.
Photograph by Kellie S. Thompson
Elsie Louise Reynolds was buried on 9 July 1973 at Friendship Cemetery, Springdale, Washington, Arkansas; In Memory of
Elsie Louise Stout

Place of Birth
Witter, Arkansas
November 11, 1906

Place of Death
Springdale, Arkansas
July 6, 1973

Services
Sisco Funeral Chapel
July 9, 1973 - 2:00pm

Officiating
Rev. Cecil Garrison

Place of Interment
Friendship Cemetery
Springdale, Arkansas

Casket Bearers
James Thompson
Jimmy Thompson
Carlos Joe Sturdy
Randy Stout
Calvin Stout
Jimmy Williams.
Elsie Louise Reynolds Stout Funeral Card
In Memory of
Elsie Louise Stout

Place of Birth
Witter, Arkansas
November 11, 1906

Place of Death
Springdale, Arkansas
July 6, 1973

Services
Sisco Funeral Chapel
July 9, 1973 - 2:00pm

Officiating
Rev. Cecil Garrison

Place of Interment
Friendship Cemetery
Springdale, Arkansas

Casket Bearers
James Thompson
Jimmy Thompson
Carlos Joe Sturdy
Randy Stout
Calvin Stout
Jimmy Williams

Elsie Louise Reynolds's FindAGrave Memorial Page was created on 5 April 2006 at Memorial# 13862858 .
Elsie L Reynolds Stout
Birth:      Nov. 11, 1906
Death:      Jul. 6, 1973


Family links:
Spouse:
Claude J Stout (1904 - 1987)

Children:
Gwendolyn Stout Thompson (1925 - 2006)*
James Vernard Stout (1937 - 2012)*

*Calculated relationship

Inscription:
married Dec 28, 1924

Note: shares stone with Claude

Burial:
Friendship Cemetery
Springdale
Washington County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: section 8

Created by: Rosa Cline
Record added: Apr 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13862858
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=13862858

Other Events

     Her mother Almeda Jane Keck died on 24 February 1908.

Elsie Louise Reynolds appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, in the household of Sarah Mariah Jane Grigg, as a granddaughter.
1920 United States Federal Census
about Sarah M Reynolds Name: Sarah M Reynolds
Home in 1920: Venus, Madison, Arkansas
Age: 63
Estimated birth year: abt 1857
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
[Head]
Father's Birth Place: Tennessee
Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
Marital Status: Widowed
[Widow]
Race: White
Sex: Female
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Sarah M Reynolds 63
Robert Grigg 74
Elsie Reynolds 13


Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Venus, Madison, Arkansas; Roll T625_71; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 160; Image: 867.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).
Elsie Louise Reynolds was (an unknown value.)
linben_2added this on 9 Jun 2011
New Hope Church Membership Records.. New Hope Church constituted; Territory of Arkansas, County of Washington (now Madison County, Kingston, Arkansas) dated Feb 12 1832 Members convened & called for a Presbatery consisting of Elders S. Wheat & William Pasten & was constituted into a church called New Hope. This information was sent to me by Tom Mitchell of Midland, TX.

Sarah Reynolds, Tom and Viola Reynolds, and Elsie Reynolds, Alvie Reynolds, and Altie Reynolds all joined the church on Aug 27 1921. The records also confirm the death of Elsie Reynolds in 1973.


As of 28 December 1924,her married name was Stout. Her daughter Gwendolyn Stout was born on 2 November 1925. Her son Ilene Matthaniel "Bud" Stout was born on 19 August 1927 at Venus, Madison, Arkansas.

Elsie Louise Reynolds and Claude James Stout appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, at Kings River Township, enumerated 29 April 1930, Claude owns the family general farm. Claude was 20 and Elsie 18 when they married. They are both able to read and write. Also living with the family is Robert F Griggs, listed as a boarder. However, he was actually the great-uncle of Elsie, the brother of her grandmother, Sarah Mirah Jane Grigg Reynolds.

Claude and Elsie, their children and parents were all born in Arkansas. Robert Griggs was born in Tennessee as were his parents.

Claude and Elsie are living next door to his brother Clifford. Clifford and Claude's parents were living a few houses away.. Their children Ilene Matthaniel "Bud" and Gwendolyn were listed as living with them.
1930 United States Federal Census
about Claud J Stant Name: Claud J Stant
[Claude James Stout]
Home in 1930: Kings River, Madison, Arkansas
View Map
Age: 26
Estimated birth year: abt 1904
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Elsie L Stant
Race: White
Occupation:

Education:

Military service:

Rent/home value:

Age at first marriage:

Parents' birthplace: View image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Claud J Stant 26
Elsie L Stant 23
Gwodalin Stant 4
Ilean Stant 2 8/12
Robert F Griggs 83


Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Kings River, Madison, Arkansas; Roll 82; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 381.0.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.


Elsie Louise Stout and Claude James Stout appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Madison, Arkansas, at Kings River Township, enumerated 17 April 1940, Claude owned the family farm valued at $25. The family lived in the same place but not apparently on the same farm in 1935. Claude has other income besides the farm.

Claude had an 7th grade education and Elsie had an 8th grade education. Gwendolyn has completed 8th grade and Bud th grade. Vernard is only 2.. Their children Gwendolyn and Ilene Matthaniel "Bud" were listed as living with them.
Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: Kings River, Madison, Arkansas; Roll: T627_153; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 44-9A.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.
1940 United States Federal Census about Claude Stout
Name:     Claude Stout
Respondent:     Yes
Age:     36
Estimated Birth Year:     abt 1904
Gender:     Male
Race:     White
Birthplace:     Arkansas
Marital Status:     Married
Relation to Head of House:     Head
Home in 1940:     Kings River, Madison, Arkansas
View Map
Farm:     Yes
Inferred Residence in 1935:     Rural, Madison, Arkansas
Residence in 1935:     Rural, Madison, Arkansas
Sheet Number:     8A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation:     156
Neighbors:     View others on page
Household Members:     
Name     Age
Claude Stout     36
Elsie Stout     33
Gwendolyn Stout     14
Ilene Stout     12
Vernard Stout     2
Her daughter Gwendolyn Stout was married on 26 July 1947 at Madison, Arkansas.
Groom: Crawford H Thompson
Groom's Age: 21
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1926
Groom's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Bride: Gwendolyn Stout
Bride's Name: 21
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1926
Bride's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 26 Jul 1947
Marriage License Date: 26 Jul 1947
Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States
Film number: 2020627
Digital Folder Number: 4331495
Image number: 00717
Page number: 630
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Her son Ilene Matthaniel "Bud" Stout was married on 8 May 1948 at Carroll, Arkansas.
Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957 for Ilene M Stout
Groom: Ilene M Stout
Groom's Age: 21
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1927
Groom's Residence: Kingston, Madison, Arkansas
Bride: Margie Bailey
Bride's Age: 26
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1922
Bride's Residence: Alabam, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 08 May 1948
Marriage License Date: 06 May 1948
Marriage Place: , Carroll, Arkansas, United States
Film Number: 2026663
Digital Folder Number: 4331511
Image Number: 00988
Page Number: 445
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Her mother Thomas Franklin David Reynolds died on 31 January 1949.
Elsie Louise Stout of Kingston, Madison County, Arkansas was listed in Thomas Franklin David Reynolds's obituary on 3 February 1949 as a surviving daughter.
Father of 17 Passed Away Monday, Jan. 31

Thomas Franklin David Reynolds, age 64, passed away Monday, Jan. 31, at his home in the Reynolds community east of Wharton. He had been ill several months and his death was due to a stroke suffered a few days ago.

Mr. Reynolds had lived all his life in the community which derived its name from his family, having been born there on Jan. 30, 1885. He had been a member of the Baptist Church for 27 years. He was the father of 17 children, 16 of whom survive. One boy, Loy, passed away in 1935.

The deceased was first married to Mead Keck in 1900. To them were born three children. His first wife passed away in 1908 and in 1910 he was married to Viola Emaline Burgess, who survives. To them were born 14 children.

Besides his widow, survivors include eight sons, Melvin, of Kingston, and Dewey, Tommie, Franklin, Lee Troy, Roy, Wesley and Junior, all of the home; eight daughters, Mrs. Bert Harper of Clarksville, Mrs. Claud Stout of Kingston, Mrs. John L. Carter, Mrs. Melvin Davis, Mrs. H. H. Maggard and Mrs. Charlie Carpenter, all of Huntsville; Mrs. Arnold Coble of Aurora; and Viola of the home, 52 grand children and 4 great grand children; a sister, Mrs. Lennie Harris of Oklahoma.

Graveside services were held at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 2, by Rev. Cecil Garrison of Huntsville. Burial was in Kingston cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home here.
Photograph by Kellie S. Thompson
Elsie Louise Reynolds and Claude James Stout were living before 1950 at Kingston, Madison, Arkansas. Elsie Louise Reynolds and Claude James Stout were living after 1950 at 1024 Brogdon, Springdale, Washington, Arkansas. Her Social Security Number was (an unknown value) in 1951 at Arkansas.
Social Security Death Index
about Elsie Stout Name: Elsie Stout
SSN: 432-14-8338
Last Residence: 72764 Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States of America
Born: 11 Nov 1906
Died: Jul 1973
State (Year) SSN issued: Arkansas (Before 1951)

Source Citation: Number: 432-14-8338;Issue State: Arkansas;Issue Date: Before 1951.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.
Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.

Elsie Louise Stout of Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas was listed in Elva Sara Reynolds's obituary on 7 February 1955 as a surviving sister.
Deaths

Mrs. Elva Marple

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 7, at the Hardwicke Chapel in Clarksville for Mrs. Elva Sara Marple, 50, of Clarksville, who died Tuesday, Feb. 4, in a Booneville hospital. The Rev. W.R. Kelton officiated. Burial was at the Carter Cemetery.

Survivors include her husband Bert; a son, Eugene Faubus of Ozark; a brother, Melvin Reynolds of Modesto, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Elsie Stout of Springdale; seven half-brothers, Tommy, Lee, Dewey, Wesley, Franklin and Ray Reynolds, all of Huntsville, and Junior Reynolds of Polo, Ill.; six half-sisters, Mrs. Fannie Carter, Mrs. Sylvia Davis, Mrs. Florence Bryant and Mrs. Goldie Carpenter, all of Huntsville, and Mrs. Sara Cable and Mrs. Viola Johnson of Washington; her stepmother, Mrs. Viola Reynolds of Huntsville; and one grandchild.
Photograph by Kellie S. Thompson









Elsie Louise Reynolds Stout



Great-Grandma Stout Cooking
Elsie Louise Reynolds was ill with Paroxysmal Hypertension Tremor Paralepia Agitans. circa 1970.
Elsie Stout Diagnosis



Great-Grandma Stout and Grandma Thompson standing by the Christmas Dinner they had just finished cooking
She was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church.

This is a photo of the tombstone for Elsie Louise Reynolds and Claude James Stout .
Claude and Elsie Stout Tombstone
Photograph by Kellie S. Thompson



Great-Grandma Elsie Louise Reynolds Stout, Grandma Gwendolyn Stout Thompson, and Claude James Stout
Grandma Thompson is holding a Christmas cake decorated by Grandma and Great-Grandma
The photo is from the late 1960s to early 1970s

Family

Claude James Stout b. 31 Jan 1904, d. 6 Feb 1987
Children