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Elliott Family Tombstones
 



Lucy E. & Joseph T. Elliott
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Sherman Daily 1938

A resident of Grayson county 89 years, Mrs. Lucy Elliot, 90, died Monday at 7:15 a.m. at her home, 1124 East Lamar.
Funeral services are to be held Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Dannel-Scott Funeral chapel, with Dr. J.A.Ellis, pastor of the First Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will be in the Elliott cemetery, west of Van Alstyne.
She was the daughter of the late Carey and Emily Watson and was born in Bowie County, July 23, 1848. She moved with her parents in 1848 to Van Alstyne. She married Joseph T. Elliott in 1864. With her husband, Mrs. Elliott moved to Sherman in 1920 where Mr. Elliott died Jan. 11, 1925. She was a member of the First Baptist Church.
Ten children were born to this union. Surviving are four sons: R.A.Elliott of McAlester, Okla., D.O. and Joe Elliott of Kiowa, Okla., and Carey Elliott of Van Alstyne;  four daughters: Mrs. Jennie McNeeley of Van Alstyne, Mrs. W.R.Webb of Anna, Mrs. J.E.Webb and Mrs.W.L.McMeeley of Sherman; and one brother, J.C.Watson of Santa Anna. Also surviving are 29 grandchildren and 60 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers are to be the following grandsons, Joe T. Elliott, Byrd Webb, W.L.Elliott, Leslie Elliot, Carey E. Webb, R.D.Elliott, Weldon Webb and J.L.Elliott.


 

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