Music Course, 1925
Classical course, 1926
Birth: 28 Feb 1906, Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina
Death: 5 Sep 1989, Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina
Thomas Fredrick Blume (1880 – 1958)
Cora V. Blume (1882 – 1972)
Spouse: Laird Alexander Pharr (1902 – 1981)
Mattie Blume Pharr (1906 – 1989)
John David Blume (1910 – 1999)
Clarence Frederick Blume (1917 – 1981)
Poplar Tent Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA
Source: www.findagrave.com, # 93495169
The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC) 11 Mar 1928, p. 2-5
CONCORD, March 10. – Miss Mattie Lucile Blume and Laird A. Pharr, Jr., were married at the home of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. F. Blume, in the Roberta community.
Rev. K. L. McIver, pastor of both the young people officiated, using the ring service.
Miss Edna Dale Hilton, of Charlotte, rendered the wedding music. The ring bearer was the bride’s sister, Vernie Blume. L. L. Caldwell was dame of honor.
The bride wore a lovely dress of royal blue georgette and carried an arm bouquet of brides’ roses and valley lilies.
Mrs. Pharr was educated at Mount Amoena (sic) Seminary, Mt. Pleasant, where she finished in music in 1925.
Mr. Pharr is the youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Pharr. He is a graduate of Sand Hill Farm Life school, Vass, N. C.
After a trip to eastern Carolina, Mr. and Mrs. Pharr will be at home with the groom’s parents.