Birth: Mar. 24, 1884Owsley CountyKentucky, USA Death: Jan. 7, 1949TaftKern CountyCalifornia, USA CARMACK JOHN COOPER born: 03/24/1884 M KENTUCKYdied: KERN 01/07/1949 age: 64 yrs The Bakersfield Californian, Monday, January 10, 1949Pg. 31 ~~OBITUARY NOTICES~~CARMACK, John Cooper – Graveside services for John Cooper Carmack, 64, 107 1/2 San Emidio street, Taft, who died January 7, were conducted in the West Side Cemetery, Taft, at 2 p.m. today. W. O. Erickson officiated and Erickson & Brown Funeral Home, Taft, was in charge of arrangements. Mr. Carmack was born in Kentucky, March 24, 1884, and at the time of his death was employed by Sanitex Cleaners. Survivors include a widow, Rossie; two daughters, Mrs. Evelyn Brown, Concord, and Mrs. Betty Brown, San Jose, and five grandchildren.The following information was provided by family members:John Cooper Carmack born Buffalo Creek Owsley County Ky 1884 is the Son of Levi Carmack 1860 & Mary Baker Carmack.From Erickson & Brown Funeral Home Records, Book M, line 254:M 254 Carmack John Cooper 24 March 1884; Owsley Co., Ky. 7 Jan. 1949; Taft, Ca. Westside District Cemetary, Taft, Ca. Levi Carmack; Ky. Mary ?; Ky. Rossie Marie Lowery Carmack Info & chg. wife. Vet. Sept. 1903-Dec. 1904.