Mother And Daughter Killed In Car Accident
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The following briefs are from the Thursday, Feb. 4, 1971, edition of The Transylvania Times.
A Brevard woman and her eight-year-old daughter were killed in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 64 about midway between Brevard and Rosman Friday, Jan. 29. Six other persons were seriously injured in the accident, and the two fatalities are the first during 1971 in Transylvania County. Killed were Mrs. Alice Moses Tinsley and Jerrie Jo Tinsley. Mrs. Tinsley, a sixth grade teacher, was the driver of one car and the driver of the other was George Lyda Alexander, 26. Passengers in the Alexander ca...