Van Alstyne Public Library obituary files
Van Alstyne Leader
November, 16, 1978
Services for Mrs. Shirley Yvonne Underwood, 41, a weaver at Burlington
Industries who died Sunday at a Sherman hospital following a lengthy illness,
were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Flesher Funeral Chapel in Van Alstyne, conducted
by the Rev. Tom Moore of Bethel Baptist Church.
Burial was at Whitaker Cemetery near Gunter.
Mrs. Underwood was born in Gunter, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lonnie
K. Morrison, was married to Allen Underwood December 2, 1977 in Howe.
She was a Baptist.
Surviving are her husband, daughters, Darla Ann Ham of Howe and
Sheila Elaine Ham of Sherman; sons, J.W. Ham, Jr. of Sherman, John Wesley
Ham of Dorchester and Charles Allen Ham of Dorchester; stepsons, Rex Allen
Underwood and Donald Keith Underwood, both of Howe, and Billy Craig Underwood
of Arkansas; mother, Mrs. Reba Morrison of Farmington; sisters, Mrs. Lurline
Ann Hunt of Denison, Mrs. Janice Smith and Mrs. Edna Ferguson, both of
Farmington; brothers, Gary Morrison of Gunter, Eldon Morrison of Sherman
and Lonnie Morrison, Jr. of Farmington; and five grandchildren.