Notes for: James 'Otis' Bodine

From Ronny Bodine:

From Jefferson County, Illinois Marriage Records:
James O. Bodine, 26, single, born in Bollinger Co., MO, son of S. A. Bodine & Malissa D. Bryant AND Sarah J. Hicks, 17, single, born in Jefferson Co., Ill., dau. of A. P. Hicks & Josephine Loman, were married 18 July 1907.

From Little River County, Arkansas Marriage Records:
Jas. Otis Bodine, 29, of Foreman AND Janie Lansdell, 18 of Foreman were married 28 May 1911 by James Young.

James Bodine, age 28 and now widowed, was living and working 1910 on the farm of his parents in Jeff Davis Township, Little River County, Arkansas. On 12 Sept 1918, he registered for the World War I draft in Webster County, Missouri. In 1920, as Otis Bodine, he was living with his wife and daughter in Jeff Davis Township, Little River County, Arkansas engaged in farming. James and Jannie Bodine were buried Niangua Cemetery, Niangua, Webster County, Missouri. See their Missouri death certificates no. 1947-759 and 1947-37692.