Augustus Cooper McMekin [TMSI #6546]
Augusta Chronicle (Augusta, Georgia)
March 11, 1918
A. C. M'Mekin, of Wilkes, is Dead
Washington, March 10 --
Following a brief illness, death came today to A. C. McMckin, one of Wilkes County's leading citizens, at his home five miles east of Washington. Funeral and interment will occur Monday at 11 o'clock at Smyrna church. Mr. McMekin is survived by his wife, the daughter of the late Judge C. E. Meriwether, and eight children.
Note: his wife was Clara Lewis (Meriwether) McMekin.