Funeral services for Violet Cloyd, 75, of Bellville, Texas were held Wednesday, January 10, 2007 at 10:00 am from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel in Bellville with Rev. Steve Olsen officiating. Interment was at Buckhorn Cemetery in Buckhorn, Texas. Pallbearers serving were Ken Marsden, George Wied, George Perlitz, James Harris, Barney Shows and Preston Cloyd. Born in Milheim, Texas, Violet was the daughter of Felix Monroe Ferguson and Melisa (Fisher) Ferguson. She was raised in Bellville and attended Bellville High School. Violet was a lifetime homemaker. The former Miss VioletFerguson married Raymond Cloyd November 27, 1953. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Bellville. Violet Cloyd passed away Sunday, January 7, 2007 in Bellville, TX. She is survived by her husband Raymond Cloyd of Bellville, son David Cloyd and wife Joyce of Bellville, sisters Margie Williams, Josephine Thompson and husband Richard, brothers Robert Ferguson and wife Delores, Alfred Ferguson, grandchild Preston Cloyd and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by her parents Felix and Melisa Ferguson, children, Kenneth, Terry and Connie Cloyd and brother James "Sonny" Ferguson. Memorial contributions may be made to Bellville Volunteer Fire Department, 30 S. Holland, Bellville, TX 77418 or Buckhorn Cemetery, 7155 FM 1456, Bellville, TX 77418. Funeral arrangements under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels, Bellville, TX 77418.
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