Class of 1905
Birth: Jul. 19, 1884, Ehrhardt, Bamberg County, South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1919
William Martin Lightsey (1882 – 1946)
William Marion Lightsey (1911 – 2010)
Jack Talley Lightsey (1912 – 1974)
Judson Hanahan Lightsey (1915 – 2005)
Frances Louise Lightsey Rice (1917 – 2004)
Fairfax, Allendale County, South Carolina, USA
Source: www.findagrave.com, # 39044671.
The Bamberg Herald (Bamberg, SC), January 13, 1910, p. 8.
A Surprise Marriage
On Thursday afternoon Miss Etta Copeland, a teacher of the Johnston high school, and Mr. W. M. Lightsey, of Fairfax, were united in marriage at the Lutheran parsonage by Rev. P. E. Monroe. The bride is a daughter of Mr. F. E. Copeland, a prosperous farmer of Bamberg county, and is a young lady of charming personalities. The groom is a son of Sheriff Lightsey, of Hampton county, and is a young man of high moral character. Immediately after the ceremony the happy couple left for Fairfax, their future home, – Johnston Monitor.