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Warden Cemetery
Stella Mae Miller Perkins

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     Miss Stella Mae Miller was born Nov 20th, 1897 in the Lone Star community near Weston. Died in the santarium at Olney, young County, July 6th, 1928, being at the time of her death, 30 years, 7 months and 10 days of age.
     She was married to Joe Wilson, Sept. 19th, 1915, who preceded her to the grave four years ago. To this union were born four children, as follows, Ansal, Carlyle, Mary Ida, and Alton.
     She made her homewith her father and mother while a widow.
     On Sept. 24th, 1927, she was married to Clyde Perkins of Olney. Ill health overcame her and she submitted to an operation July 1st. Everything possible was done for her, but to no avail. Her death was unexpected and was a great shock to her family and many friends. Early in life she accepted Jesus Christ as her Savior and united with the Christian Church.
     Besides her husband and four orphan children she is survived by her father and mother, one brother, and one sister, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Miller, Weston; Cecil Miller, Van Alstyne, Mrs. Jim Wilson, Olney.
     The reminas were shipped to Van Alstyne and conveyed to the Warden Cemetery Sunday, July 8th, where funeral services were held at 3 p. m. by the Rev. E.D. Henson, pastor of the first Christian Church of Van Alstyne, and was tenderly laid to rest by the side of her first husband.
     The floral offerings were many and very beautiful.
     Much sympathy will be felt for these four little orphans children. They will make their home with their grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Wilson of the Warden Community. and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Miller of Lone Star - her cousin.


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