ted to Congress and served several terms, when he was appointed Supreme Judge of Mississippi by Governor McLaurin.
H. Eugene Weathersby was a graduate of Centenary College, La., in a class with Judge T. C. W. Ellis, of the Civil District Court, and went out as a lieutenant in Captain John T. Lamkin's company, organized at Holmesville in 1862, of the Thirty-third Regiment, and was killed at the battle of Franklin, Tenn., November 30, 1864.
He was a son of Dr. Solomon Weathersby and Martha Jane Bennett, of Amite county.
His grand-parents were immigrants from South Carolina, and came to the territory of Mississippi early in 1800, and settled in Amite county.
The little girl, Miss Norma Dunn, chosen to return the banner to the survivors, is a granddaughter of Captain S. A. Matthews and daughter of H. G. Dunn, of the firm of Dunn Bros., merchants of Summitt, who married Mamie Mathews.
Captain John Holmes, of Picayune, the last captain of the Quitman Guards, received the banner.