Sheppard - Vance Family

Sheppard - Vance Family

I found this photo/postcard in a flea market in Crystal Hill, Arkansas. The photo has the following text "Grandma Sheppard, Aunt Ida, Carl Vance and son Vernon Vance"

After internet research I believe these to be the following people:

MARY ELIZABETH THOMASON
born 21 Oct 1847 in Iuka, Tishomingo, Mississippi, USA
died 21 May 1926 in Washington, Stone, Missouri, USA
wife of Francis Marion Sheppard (1827-1905)
daughter of Nathaniel Thomerson "Nate" and Elizabeth Ann Long

IDA MAY SHEPPARD
born 16 May 1873 in Arkansas
died 17 Feb 1963 in Macks Creek, Camden, Missouri, USA
wife of Wilton Pierce Vance (1864-1950)
mother of Carl James Vance

CARL JAMES VANCE
born 12 Dec 1889 in Arkansas
died 5 Oct 1976 in Mack's Creek, Camden, Missouri, USA
son of Ida May Sheppard Vance and Wilton Pierce Vance
husband of Minnie Derebery and Margaret Sprinkles
father of Vernon A. Vance
buried in Dallas County, Missouri, USA

VERNON A. VANCE
born 4 Aug 1911 in Boone County, Arkansas, USA
died 2001 in Cottonwood, Yavapai, Arizona, USA
son of Carl James Vance and Minnie Derebery

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