LOIS GLENN MABERRY was born March 16, 1920 to Charles Milton and Sarah Elizabeth
Thornton Maberry in Farmers Branch, Texas and received her education in
Carrollton, a 1938 graduate as Salutatorian. She received her Bachelors
Degree from Texas Woman's University in Denton, her Masters Degree from East
Texas State University in Commerce. She taught school in Mesquite for 27 years.
She loved genealogy and wrote two books on the Maberry and Reinhardt families.
She belonged to Delta Kappa Gamma International, Retired Teachers Association,
Rebekkah Lodge where she received the Decoration of Chivalry by the IOOF of
Mesquite, Quitman Quest Club, The Daughters of Republic of Texas, Mesquite
Education Association, Wood County Retired Teachers Association, and the Myrtle
Springs Baptist church of Quitman, Texas. She received Life Membership in
PTA while at Florence Black Elementary School in MEsqite. She is survived
by daughter and her husband, Sandra and Jim Gould of Quitman, granddaughter
Kathe Pickel, grandson and his wife, Marcus and Jacquelyn Pickel of Dallas, and
several nieces and nephews. Her husband James Maurice Willingham preceded
her in death on January 19, 1994. Services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday,
November 11, 2003 at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be 11:30 a.m.
- 1:00 p.m., prior to service. She will be buried next to her husband at
Laurel Land Funeral Home in Dallas on November 11, 2003.
Dallas, Laurel Land
Dallas Morning News - Nov 9, 2003
Submitted by Edward L. Williams