July 3, 1951
Dies at Age 78
George P. Tribble, a retired farmer, died Tuesday morning in a Sherman hospital following an illness of one month. He was 78.
Services will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Central Baptist Church with the Rev. George L. Sullivan, pastor, and the Rev. R.L. Williams of the East Sherman Baptist Church conducting. Interment will be at Cedarlawn Cemetery.
Mr. Tribble was born Feb. 18, 1873, in Murphreesboro, Tenn., and came to Grayson County at the age of seven. He married Miss Lula Kay in Sherman. He was a member of the Central Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lula Tribble; four sons, Claude Tribble, L.G. Tribble, Les Tribble, Sherman and A.C. Tribble, Ft. Worth; five daughters, Mrs. H.L. Lupher, Mrs. Paul Reneau, Mrs. T.C. Halcomb, Sherman, Mrs. Jimmie Gray, San Diego, Cal., and Mrs. James Jolley, Bryan; one sister, Mrs. Tom Lawrence of Ft. Worth, 21 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Rex Uphouse, Rush Waldrop, Bill Barry, Howard Hestand, B.V. Atnip, and Webster Smith, George DeSpain and R.L. Brooks.
Barrett Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.