1898–1974
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Born: Oc­to­ber 16, 1898, Co­lum­bia Coun­ty, Ar­kan­sas.

Died: Ap­ril 26, 1974, Kil­gore, Tex­as.

Buried: Kil­gore City Ce­me­te­ry, Kil­gore, Tex­as.

Vernon was the son of Ed­ward Le­on­ard Nip­per and Ma­ry Ell­en Pull­ig, and hus­band of Kate Em­ma Jow­ell.

  1. When the Dead Shall Rise