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Houston Co., TX - 9 Jan 1936: Isabella Yarbrough Owens

Grapeland Messenger
January 9, 1936.

"Mrs. Bell Owens, age of 82 years, died Friday morning January 3, 1936 at 2:00 A.M.   The funeral services were held Saturday at 10:00 A.M. at the Christian Church with Rev. M. L. Dickey and Rev. T. P. Lott officiating.   Interment was at the City Cemetery.   Mrs. Owens was born July 21, 1854 near Grapeland.   When she was 18 years of age, she joined the Christian Church.   She was married October 13, 1890.   Mr. Owens died in April 1894.   She had been an invalid for the past fourteen years and for about nine years was confined to her bed."

Received from Betty Moore - May 21, 2004
Notes: Isabell was the daughter of Joseph Randolph and Phoebe Clementine Yarbrough.   She was survived by one son, John R. Owens.

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