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Viola Pilcher 
2 Jul 1888-21 Oct 1945

Mrs. J.J. Pilcher, a resident of Collinsville for 47 years, died Sunday at 6:30 p.m. at her home on Rt. 1, Collinsville, following an illness of over a year.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at Collinsville Methodist Church with Burial in Collinsville Cemetery.  Willie Kreager, minister, officiated.
Mrs. Pilcher, the former Viola Graham, was born July 2, 1888 near Grandview in Ellis County, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Graham.  She and J.J. Pilcher were married in Denton Oct. 18, 1906.  She belonged to Church of Christ.
Survivors are her husband; 4 daughters: Mrs. Edna Walker of County Line, Okla., Mrs. Goldie Copeland of Collinsville, Mrs. Amy Jo Nichols and Mrs. Mattie Mae Aycock of Houston; 3 sons: James Pilcher and Marshall Pilcher of Collinsville and Sgt. J.G. Pilcher who recently returned from overseas duty; 5 sisters, Mrs. Allie Camp, and Mrs. Juanita Mitchell, both of Waxahachie, Mrs. Essie McCoy of Forrester, Mrs. Eva Ray of Lancaster and Mrs. Virgie Skipper of Bishop, and 12 grandchildren."
This obituary was hand copied from "Ruth Henry Scrapbook" on file in Whitesboro Public Library.

Her death cert; 2 Jul 1888-21 Oct 1945
Viola Pilcher , lived in Collinsville 41 yrs.
married, housewife, died of cancer, she was born in Ellis Co., Tex. Dau. of
Richard B. Graham & Mit Sisk , both born in Tenn.

By Elaine Nall Bay & Patricia Nall

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