From Ruth Walsh
Amarillo Globe-Times, Friday,
July 21, 1995, p.27A
Mary Gertrude Weatherman,
87, of Amarillo, died Friday, July 21, 1995.
Services will be at 2
p.m. Saturday in Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors
Ivy Chapel, 2820 Virginia Circle.
Burial will be in Llano Cemetery.
Mrs. Weatherman was born
in Monroe Co., Miss. She moved to Sherman at
the age of 2, where she lived until
moving to Amarillo in 1988. She was
retired from retail sales, where she
had worked in department stores. She
was a member of First Baptist Church.
She married Loren Blanton in 1923
(sic). He died in 1931.
She married Carl Weatherman in 1960. He died in
Survivors include a daughter,
Betty Pinkston of Amarillo; a son, Thomas
Blanton of Athens; six grandchildren
and eight great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials
be to the Khiva Children's Hospital or the
Amarillo Cancer Society.
Mary Gertrude Mullins, daughter of Thomas Mullins
and Susie Smith, married Loren Jeremiah
Blanton on 11-26-1931 in Fannin Co.,
TX. Loren Jeremiah Blanton was
son of Isaac Milton Blanton and Daisy
Teague. He was the grandson of
Rev. Benjamin Franklin Blanton and Sarah L.
Boone and Pleasant McDonald Teague
and Marshall Malinda Bradbury. He was
the g-grandson of Fannin Co., TX pioneers
Josiah Blanton and Lucy Westbrook
and gg-grandson of Fannin Co., TX pioneers.
Joseph R. Boone and Virginia
Denison Herald, p.2, December
CARL W. WEATHERMAN
SHERMAN - Funeral for
Carl Wilson Weatherman, 79, Sherman resident who
died Sunday at a Sherman hospital,
will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Waldo
Funeral Chapel, with burial in friendship
Weatherman was born May
30, 1906, in Gainesville, son of Roby and Della
Mae Weatherman. He married Gertrude
Mullins (sic - widow of Loren Jeremiah
Blanton) Sept. 20, 1951 in Durant.
Weatherman, a self-employed painter
retired in 1980. He attended
Gainesville public schools and was a painter
in the Consolidated and Livingston
Shipyard in Orange during World War II.
Weatherman was a member of the Knights
of Pytius Lodge and was a Methodist.
Surviving are his wife
of Sherman; son, Frank of Weatherford; stepson,
Thomas Blanton (sic Milton Thomas Blanton)
of Athens; stepdaughter, Betty
Pinkston of Amarillo; sister, O..a
(illegible) Scribner of Fresno, Calif.;
... (illegible) grandchildren; and
The family will be at
the funeral home from 7 to 8 tonight.
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