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Furneaux-Keiper Marriage

W. C. Furneaux and Miss Elizabeth Keiper were married Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock at the residence of Bishop John M. Moore, 4311 Rawlins street, Bishop Moore officiating, Only the immediate members of the families were present.
Following the ceremony Mr. and Mrs. Furneaux left for New Orleans. They will be at home after March 15 at hill Crest Farm, Denton County.

The Carrollton Chronicle - Friday, February 14, 1930
Submitted by Edward Lynn Williams



Services Will Be Held Monday for Veteran Schoolteacher

Services for Mrs. Elizabeth Keiper Furneaux, who taught in the Dallas public schools more than forty years, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Brewer Funeral Chapel 3603 Ross. Methodist Bishop John M. Moore and the Rev. Marshall T. Steele, pastor of the Highland Park Methodist Church will officiate.
Mrs. Furneaux, wife of W. C. Furneaux of Carrollton, died Friday in Dallas.
Born Nov 24, 1866 at Port Lavaca, Calhoun County, she was brought to Dallas in 1876 by her parents. Her teaching career included long tenures in the primary departments of the Stephen F. Austin and City Park Schools.
For many years she was a member of the First Methodist Church where she was a teacher in the Sunday school. At the time of death she was a member of the Highland Park Methodist Church.
In addition to her husband she is survived by a sister, Miss Annie Keiper, Dallas.
Pallbearers will be Tom L. McCollough, Henry Jacoby, Frank Reedy, Louis W. Blaylock, Arthur Mathis and E. H. Morgan.
Burial will be in the Furneaux Cemetery north of Carrollton.

The Dallas Morning News - December 15, 1946
Submitted by Edward Lynn Williams


1866 - 1946

Furneaux Cemetery, Carrollton, Denton County, Texas


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