James Franklin Thrasher
July 9, 1975
James F. Thrasher
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at West Hill Cemetery for James F. Thrasher, 82, of 1202 N. Grand Ave. He died Tuesday at a Sherman hospital.
Services will be conducted by Rev. Paul Wheelus of the North Park Baptist Church, with burial under direction of Waldo Funeral Home.
Mr. Thrasher was born in Sherman, son of the later Mr. and Mrs. Frank Thrasher. He was married to the former Myrtle Crumby in 1911 in McKinney and had been a Sherman resident all his life. He was a conductor for the Frisco Railroad for more than 60 years prior to his retirement several years ago.
Survivors are his wife; sons, James Earl Thrasher of Sherman and W.B. Thrasher of Camarillo, Calif.; daughter, Mrs. Eugene Russell of Sherman; brother, Zed Thrasher of Sherman; eight grandchildren and sic great-grandchildren.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday and other times at the Eugene Russell residence, 1219 N. Grand Ave.