Mrs. Carrie L. Furneaux, 95, died at her
residence Saturday at 5516 Nakoma.
Born Aug 12, 1864 near Carrollton, she was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Richard Barkley Murphy, Dallas County Pioneers. She was married in 1882
to Joseph H. Furneaux, widely known Texas cattleman who died in 1942.
She was a member of Highland Park Methodist Church, the Daughters of the
American Revolution, and the Huguenot Society.
Survivors, all of Dallas, include a son, William H. Furneaux, two
granddaughters, Mrs. John H. Cumby and Mrs. William D. Gowdey; and three
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in Sparkman's Chapel 2115 Ross,
with the Rev. Tom Shipp officiating. Burial will be in the
Furneaux family cemetery
Pallbearers will be John H. Cumby, Fred Furneaux, William B. Gowdey,
Sidney F. Green and J. Lee Jackson.
The Dallas Morning
News - January 10, 1960
Submitted by Edward Lynn