February 2, 1869, Lowndes County, Mississippi.

June 8, 1954, at his home in Saltillo, Mississippi.

Springhill Cemetery, Saltillo, Mississippi.

Stanley was partner with W. P. Gardner in the Stanley-Gardner Company, a Gospel music publisher in Saltillo, Mississippi. They issued several paperback hymnals, most without dates, and also Rudiments of Music. In addition, Stanley ran a music school in Saltillo, and served as a Justice of the Peace. His wife was Mattie A. Gardner.

  1. Prepare to Meet Thy God
  1. I’ve Waited Too Long to Prepare

where to get a good photo of Stanley (at least 200x300)