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John T. & Mary L. Williams
Dallas Morning News - 7 May 1936.
Plowing in Corn Field Farmer Drops Dead
Denison,Texas, May 6 - John F. Williams, 62, dropped dead at 6;45
pm Tuesday while plowing in his corn field with his son. Born near Sherman,
Mr. Williams was the son of Mr. & Mrs. W.M. Williams. He was married
Nov 7, 1894 in Paris.
The family lived near Sherman or Denison ever since, being occupied
in farmer after Mr. Williams retired from business. He had been a blacksmith
and a grocer.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 pm Thursday at the First Baptist
Church. Dr. J.F. Murrell officiating. Burial will follow a short service
at 3:15 at the Dripping Springs Cemetery.
Surviving besides the wife are a son, Clarence S. Williams, and
a daughter, Miss Lillie Williams of Denison; two brothers, James and william
Williams of Hendricks, Okla.; two sisters, Mrs. George Stark of Achille,
Okla, and Mrs. H.L. Venable of Houston.
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