The library will be closed all day Thursday and Friday, November 24th and 25th for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The library will reopen at 9:00 am Saturday, November 26th. The book return at the rear of the building is open 24/7 for item returns. All items returned on Thursday and Friday will be backdated to Wednesday. Have a safe holiday!
The index, compiled by Reference Department Assistant Linda McArthur, gives the name of the deceased, date and page number in the Leaf-Chronicle dating from 1985 to present. This will be occasionally updated to eventually include deaths back to 1980.
This database, compiled by Reference Department Manager Tim Pulley, covers a large range of years from many sources. They range from the formation of the County from history books, cemetery and funeral home records, obituaries from the earliest Clarksville newspapers through 1979, military records, or any other historical record found in the Brown Harvey, Sr. Genealogy Room that has death dates of Montgomery Countians included in its pages. A list of sources is as follows: