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Denison, Texas

Rayburn S. Ansley
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Obituary
Rayburn S. Ansley
Sherman TX Democrat
August 7, 1955
Rayburn Ansley Buried
Graveside service was held at West Hill Cemetery Friday afternoon for Rayburn S. Ansley, 67, native of Sherman who died in a Dallas hospital after suffering a heart attack in his home in Dallas. He was a retired aircraft maintenance company owner. 
He had lived in Dallas for 25 years. He retired five years ago. He was a member of the Methodist Church. 
Survivors are his wife; two daughters, Mrs. P. W. Littlejohn and Mrs. J. E. Hammond and four grandchildren, all of Dallas.


Robert Ansley
Denison TX Daily Herald
September 11, 1933
Robert Ansley, 79 years old, who resided in and near Denison sixty-three years, died Monday morning at 6:45 o'clock at his home on Route 4, two miles west of Denison. Death followed a lengthy illness from Rheumatism.
Mr. Ansley was born in Upton County, Georgia, Aug. 8, 1854, and came to Denison with his parents in 1870. For a number of years he was identified with the photograph business here and was associated with his brother, C. D. Ansley, now deceased, in an establishment that stood on ground now occupied by the Y.M.C.A. building [531 West Main Street].
The deceased had been making his home with his brother, W. T. Ansley, during the last several years. His only other immediate relative is a sister, Mrs. J. T. Prater of Bowie.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock at George Shields' funeral home with Rev. Homer T. Fort, pastor of the Waples Memorial Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.


Robert R. Ansley
Sherman TX Democrat
September 11, 1941 (is the date on the page where the obit clipping is pasted in the Sherman Library) 

[Note: This is the date on the obituary clipping in the files of the Sherman Public Library. However, it is incorrect. He died on September 11, 1933.]
DENISON?Robert R. Ansley, 79, died at 6 a.m. Monday at his farm west of Denison on the new Pottsboro road, where he had lived with his brother, W. T. Ansley, since 1870.
Mr. Ansley at one time operated a photographic gallery in Denison with another brother, C. D. Ansley, who died several years ago. In addition to the surviving brother, there is a sister, Mrs. J. C. Prater of Bowie.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday from the George Shields funeral chapel conducted by the Rev. Homer T. Fort, pastor of Waples Memorial Methodist church. Burial will be in Oakwood cemetery. 
Mr. Ansley was a member of the Methodi
 

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