Obituary James D. Creasey a Confedeate veteran and a member of the Jim Pearce Bivouac departed this life August 29, 1904.
He was born in Bedford county, Tenn, October 4, 1832 and in May 1861 enlisted in Captain Webb's company, Storms regiment, Forest's brigade. He was in many of the hard fought battles between the north and south, and remained in the Confederate army until the close of the war. He then married the daughter of Reuben Curry, and moved to this site settling on Piney Creek, in this county where he has resided every since as a farmer.
He leaves a wife and four children to mourn his loss, who have the sympathy of the Jim Pearce camp, and every Confederate soldier in this section as proof of which the Jim Peace camp met on the 17th of September 1904 and ordered his obituary to be written and published by a committe which names are undersigned.
Caldwell County Aug 1904

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