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