Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Tombstone Tuesday - Fannie Pearl Halsell

Fannie Pearl Edmonds

Born on August 11, 1891

Daughter of
William Newell Edmonds and Laura Smith

Sister to
Mary, William Adonis "Bill", Willis Powell, Samuel Jackson, Paul,
Silas, Alphonso Hilliard "Punch", James Thomas, Charles Douglas,
Bruce and Martha Rebecca

Wife of
Arthur Halsell

Mother to
Laura Mae and Arthur, Jr. "Buck"

Died on December 8, 1965
Buried in Rose Hill Cemetery
Sycamore, Clark County, Arkansas

Fannie Pearl Edmonds Halsell was my paternal great aunt through her brother and my grandfather, Bruce Edmonds.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Sunday's Obituary - Lula Steele Stubbs

Mexia Daily News - 11/24/1959

Lula Steele

Born on March 5, 1866

Daughter of
Francis Marion "Frank" Steele and Lucinda Chisum

Sister to
Lydia Frances, Louella "Ella", Isham Alfonso "Al", 
Mary Allye "Madie" and Lena Rhoda

Wife to
Nelson Foster Ferguson
James Henry Harrison Stubbs

Mother to
Elmer Ferguson
Vera Inez Stubbs

Died on November 23, 1959
Buried in the Thornton Cemetery
Thornton, Limestone County, Texas

Lula Steele was my paternal great grand aunt through her brother and my great grandfather, Isham Alfonso "Al" Steele.

Tombstone photograph was taken by FindAGrave member, couchpotato.