Monday, January 21, 2008
Mary John Graves Mebane (1849-1925)
The Bee (Danville, Virginia) 14 September 1925 (Page 3)
Mrs D. Y. Mebane Buried In Caswell
The remains of Mrs. D. Y. Mebane, who died Sunday morning in Richmond, arrived here this morning and were conveyed to Yanceyville, N. C., where the funeral was held at three o'clock this afternoon. Mrs. Mebane who had been ill for some time was 76 years of age. She was a daughter of Captain John A. Graves and had spent most of her life at Blanche. Six years ago she removed to Richmond where she had been living with her children. She is survived by her husband and the following seven children: Mrs. J. L. Satterfield, Blanche; J. A. Mebane, Tate Mebane, P. G. Mebane of Richmond; Charles Mebane of Blanche; D. Y. Mebane, Jr. of Hylton Village, Va., and Mrs. J. L. McCrary of Blanche.