John Swanson Yarbrough Archives Obituaries
Last Updated on Tuesday, 19-Jul-2005 00:41:00 MDTHouston Co., TX - 8 Feb 1940: Mary T. Yarbrough Morris
From the Grapeland Messenger
February 8, 1940.
"Mrs. Mary T. Morris died four miles east of Grapeland Saturday evening February 3, 1940 at about 8:00. Funeral services were held Sunday in the Troupe Church of Christ with burial in the Livelyville Cemetery. Survivors are a daughter, Mrs. William Garner of Eustace; four sons, Lewis of Tuscola, Hamilton of Post, John Swanson with whom she lived, and Will of this community. Also surviving are a brother Scott of Fort Worth who attended the funeral and a sister Miss Kitty Yarbrough of Grapeland. Mrs. Morris was born January 18, 1846. She was 94 years 16 days old. Her parents were Joseph Randolph and Clementine Yarbrough, early settlers in this county. She was a member of the Church of Christ."
Recieved from Betty Moore - May 21, 2004