missing persons

Missing child and grandfather found.


Wilson Daily Times, 23 December 1949.

Just before Christmas 1949, Rev. Hattie Owens Daniels‘ father and daughter went missing, spurring a county-wide search. They were located in separate locations near the Nash County line the following day.

  • Mack Owens — Mack Owens died 14 April 1954 at his home at 908 Wainwright Avenue, Wilson. Per his death certificate, he was born 11 June 1877 in Lawrence [Laurens] County, Georgia, to William Owens and Rebecca Baker; was a widower; and worked as a laborer. Hattie Daniels was informant.
  • Deborah Daniels — Deborah Ruth Ann Daniels was born in 1944 to Cleveland Daniels and Hattie Owens Daniels.
  • H.M. Fitts — Howard M. Fitts
  • Sims colored school
  • J.E. Dixon — John E. Dixon
  • colored Boy Scouts