Floyd Alexander Faulk is my great uncle.  He was born on August 20, 1897 in Mason, Tennessee.  His father, James Talbot “Jim” Faulk, was 21 and his mother, Minnie Myrtle Freeman Faulk, was 17.  He married Myrtle E Graham on April 9, 1925, in Arkansas.  He died on May 17, 1987, in Memphis, TN, at the age of 89.

Birth:  Floyd Alexander Faulk was born on August 20, 1897, in Mason, Tennessee, to Minnie Myrtle Freeman Faulk, age 17, and James Talbot “Jim” Faulk, age 21.

Birth of Brother:  His brother Maurice William was born on October 26, 1899, in Tipton, Tennessee, when Floyd was 2 years old.  Maurice William Faulk 1899-1982

Birth of Brother:  His brother Morris was born in 1900 in Tennessee when Floyd was 3 years old.  Morris Faulk 1900-

Birth of Sister:  His sister Mabel Gertrude “Aunt Gertrude” was born on April 4, 1905, in Mason, TN, when Floyd was 7 years old.  Mabel Gertrude Faulk 1905-2001

Birth of Sister:  His sister Audra “Aunt Audrie” Odell was born on April 21, 1908, in Mason, TN when Floyd was 10 years old.  Audra “Audrie” Odell Faulk 1908-2002

Residence:  Floyd lived in Tipton County, TN, in 1910.

Birth of Sister:  His sister Lexie Lois “MawMaw” was born on February 12, 1911, in Mason, TN when Floyd was 13 years old.  Lexie Lois Faulk 1911-1986

Birth of Sister:  His sister Edna Earle was born on October 14, 1915,  in Mason, TN, when Floyd was 18 years old.  Edna Earle Faulk 1915-1999.

War:  In 1917, the United States declared war on Germany.  Floyd was living in Tipton County, TN.  After the Selective Service Act was signed in May 1917, Floyd registered for the draft.

Birth of Sister:  His sister Vera F was born on April 20, 1921, in Stanton, TN when Floyd was 23 years old.  Vera F Faulk 1921-2007

Marriage:  Floyd married Myrtle E Graham in Arkansas on April 9, 1925, when he was 27 years old.

Residence:  Floyd and Myrtle lived in Memphis TN, from 1930 to 1940.

Birth of Sister:  His sister Ruby G was born in 1940 in Tennessee when Floyd was 43 years old  Ruby G Faulk 1940-

Death of Wife:  His wife Myrtle E passed away on March 27, 1962, in Tennessee at the age of 71.  They had been married 36 years.

Death of Father:  His father James Talbot “Mr. Jim” passes away on May 23, 1964, in Tennessee at the age of 88.  James Talbot “Jim” Faulk 1876-1964

Death of Mother:  His mother Minnie Myrtle passes away on March 6, 1972, in Stanton, TN, at the age of 91.

Death of Brother:  His brother Maurice William died on December 2, 1982, in Memphis, TN, when Floyd was 85 years old.

Death of Sister:  His sister Lexie Lois died on January 12, 1986, in Mason, TN, when Floyd was 88 years old.

Death of Brother:  His brother Roy Edward died on June 20, 1986, in Stanton, TN, when Floyd was 88 years old.

Floyd Alexander Faulk died on May 17, 1987, in Memphis, TN, when he was 89 years old.  He is buried at Memorial Park Funeral Home Cemetery in Memphis, TN with his wife.