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Adkisson, J.W., Rev.

MORTUARY, ADKISSON-Greenville, Tex., June 14-J. W. Adkisson of this city received news of the death of his father, Rev. J. W. Adkisson, which occurred at Blooming Grove yesterday.

Sat, 20 Jun 1903, page 9

Alexander, E.M., Mrs.

MORTUARY-ALEXANDER-Greenville, Tex., March 6-Relatives here received news of the death of Mrs. E. M. Alexander, an aged lady, who died at Austin Wednesday.

Sun, 8 Mar 1903, page 5

Alumbaugh, J.H.

MORTUARY, ALUMBAUGH-Celeste, Tex., Feb. 16-J. H. Alumbaugh, editor of the Courier, died this morning. He began publishing the Courier about five years ago.

Fri, 20 Feb 1903, page 2

Anderson, N., Capt.

MORTUARY, ANDERSON-Greenville, Tex., Dec. 19-Capt. N. Anderson, a pioneer citizen of this city, died at his home here last night. Deceased was 74 years of age, a member of the Masonic fraternity and a menber of Greenville Camp of Confederate Veterans.

Wed, 23 Dec 1903, page 6

Angel, J.L., Rev.

MORTUARY, ANGEL-Greenville, Tex.June 21-Rev. J. L. Angel died in the Wieland community Friday night. Deceased was 84 years of age and a pioneer Methodist minister, having been engaged in preaching for nearly half a century. Rev. Angel was born in Madison County, Alabama, on March 31, 1829. He was converted in 1849 and the next year was licensed to preach by the Methodist Episcopal Church, South. In 1851 he moved to Texas and joined the East Texas Conference. He was a Confederate soldier and served through the war as a Lieutenant in a Texas company.

Fri, 26 Jun 1903, page 9

Baker, J.A., Mrs.

MORTUARY, BAKER-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 29-Mrs. J. A. Baker died at her home in this city yesterday.

Thu, 1 Oct 1903, page 7

Bateman, Murray

MORTUARY, BATEMAN-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 5-Murray Bateman died Saturday at his home in the Cash community. He was 78 years of age and a pioneer citizen, having lived in the county for fifty-six years.

Sat, 10 Oct 1903, page 7

Bean, little child

MORTUARY, BEAN-Greenville, Tex., June 22-The little child of Mrs. W. W. Bean died yesterday afternoon.

Fri, 26 Jun 1903, page 9

Bennett, W.B.

MORTUARY, BENNETT-Greenville, Tex., Nov. 28-W. B. Bennett died here today. He was born in Hopkins County in 1871 and came to Greenville from Commerce some months ago.

Wed, 2 Dec 1903, page 12

Bethell, Sam A.

MORTUARY, BETHELL-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 1-Sam A. Bethell died yesterday at his home in the Jacobia community.

Sun, 4 Oct 1903, page 4

Blades, Albert

MORTUARY, BLADES-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 6-Albert Blades of this city died yesterday afternoon.

Sun, 9 Aug 1903, page 9

Blankenship, Marion, Mrs.

MORTUARY, BLANKENSHIP-Greenville, Tex., Jan. 30-Mrs. Marion Blankenship died at her home in the Pompeii community Wednesday afternoon.

Sat, 31 Jan 1903, page 8

Boykin, Clara

MORTUARY, BOYKIN-Wills Point, Tex., May 23-Miss Clara Boykin of Greenville, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Boykin, died here this afternoon.

Fri, 29 May 1903, page 9

Bradley, J.D., Mrs.

MORTUARY, BRADLEY-Greenville, Tex., May 21-Mrs. J. D. Bradley died of heart failure at the family residence in this city this morning.

Sun, 24 May 1903, page 13

Branch, Ernest

MORTUARY, BRANCH-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 10-Ernest Branch, the little son of Jim Branch of Plano, died here this morning of congestion of the brain.

Sun, 16 Aug 1903, page 10

Briscoe, I.N., Mrs.

MORTUARY, BRISCOE-Greenville, Tex., June 7-Relatives here received news of the death of Mrs. I.N. Briscoe, aged 54 years, which occurred at Caddo Mills yesterday afternoon.

Thu, 11 Jun 1903, page 9

Bryant, Martha, Mrs.

MORTUARY, BRYANT-Greenville, May 21-Relatives here received news of the death of Mrs. Martha Bryant, which occurred at Royse last night.

Sun, 24 May 1903, page 13

Carlin, J.H.

MORTUARY, CARLIN-Commerce, Tex., Feb. 26-J. H. Carlin, a tailor, 75 years of age, fell dead of heart failure immediately after arriving at his shop for business this morning.

Fri, 27 Feb 1903, page 4

Carroll, Mr.

MORTUARY, CARROLL-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 26-Mrs. T. G. Casey of this city received news of the death of her brother-in-law, Mr. Carroll, which occurred at Hackett, Ark.

Sun, 30 Aug 1903, page 27

Cathey, W.M.

MORTUARY, CATHEY-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 26-W. M. Cathey died at his home in this city last evening.

Wed, 28 Oct 1903, page 9

Childress, Mrs.

MORTUARY, CHILDRESS-Greenville, Tex., Feb. 22-Mrs. Childress, an aged lady of the Gooseneck community, died Thursday night.

Fri, 27 Feb 1903, page 4

Conger, child of Bun

MORTUARY, CONGER-Greenville, Tex., Dec. 21-The little child of Mr. and Mrs. Bun Conger died last evening.

Wed, 23 Dec 1903, page 6

Davis, Jeff

MORTUARY, DAVIS-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 30-Jeff Davis died Sunday at his home in the Mexico community.

Fri, 2 Oct 1903, page 5

DeLamar, George H.

MORTUARY, DeLAMAR-Greenville, Tex., March 29-Relatives here received news of the death of George H. DeLamar, which occurred at Henderson Friday night.

Fri, 3 Apr 1903, page 10

Dickey, W.K., Mrs.

MORTUARY, DICKEY-Greenville, Tex., June 16-Mrs. W. K. Dickey, 22 years of age, died at her home in the Vansickle community yesterday.

Sat, 20 Jun 1903, page 9

Dodd, E.D., Mrs.

MORTUARY, DODD-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 30-Mrs. E. D. Dodd of this city died at the family residence Friday.

Thu, 3 Sep 1903, page 7

Ellis, Mrs.

MORTUARY, ELLIS-Greenville, Tex., Jan. 1-Relatives here received news of the death of Mrs. Ellis, which occurred at Lewisville, Denton County, yesterday morning.

Fri, 2 Jan 1903, page 8

Falls, W.N.

MORTUARY, FALLS-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 13-W. N. Falls died Sunday at his home five miles east of town. He had been a citizen of the county for a long time.

Thu, 15 Oct 1903, page 5

Fargason, L.M., Capt.

MORTUARY, FARGASON-Greenville, Tex., Dec. 12-Capt. L. M. Fargason, aged 74 years, died at the family residence in this city last night.

Tue, 15 Dec 1903, page 4

Ferris, I.N., Mrs.

MORTUARY, FERRIS-Cumby, Tex., June 11-Mrs. I.N. Ferris of Donelton died Monday and was buried at Winsboro (sic) Tuesday.

Sat, 13 Jun 1903, page 9

Fowler, Claud

MORTUARY, FOWLER-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 18-Claud Fowler, the little son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Fowler, died yesterday.

Wed, 21 Oct 1903, page 7

Franklin, Ellen Maud, Mrs.

MORTUARY, FRANKLIN-Greenville, Tex., June 15-Mrs. Ellen Maud Franklin died at the family residence last night.

Sat, 20 Jun 1903, page 9

Gamble, G.W.

MORTUARY, GAMBLE-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 20-G. W. Gamble died at his home in this city last night.

Fri, 23 Oct 1903, page 4

Gann, Melissa

MORTUARY, GANN-Grenville, Tex., Feb. 20-Miss Melissa Gann, aged 18 years, died at Campbell Wednesday.

Sun, 22 Feb 1903, page 6

Garnett, J.Wick

MORTUARY, GARNETT-Greenville, Tex., March 14-J. Wick Garnett died at his home in this city this morning. He had been engaged in the drug business here over twenty years.

Mon, 16 Mar 1903, page 6

Garrett, S.E., Mrs.

MORTUARY, GARRETT-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 4-Mrs. S. E. Garrett died at her home in this city yesterday afternoon. She was 81 years of age and a pioneer settler of Hunt County.

Mon, 7 Sep 1903, page 2

Gee, Mildred

MORTUARY, GEE-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 6-Relatives in this city received news of the death of Mildred Gee, the little daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Gee, which occurred at Shawnee, Ok.

Wed, 9 Sep 1903, page 3

Gotcher, R.E., Dr.

MORTUARY, GOTCHER-Greenville, Tex., April 8-Relatives here received news of the death of Dr. R. E. Gotcher, which occurrred at Farmersville Sunday.

Sun, 12 Apr 1903, page 8

Graham, William R.

MORTUARY, GRAHAM-Greenville, Tex., Nov. 30-William R. Graham, aged 75 years, died at his home just north of town Friday evening. Deceased was the originator of the Texas Bee Keepers's Association, was the first president of the association, and served as president several years. On the death of the venerable Dr. Marshall of Marshall, who was president of the associatioin for a number of years, Mr. Graham was elected president for life.

Wed, 2 Dec 1903, page 12

Hall, Willie A.

MORTUARY, HALL-Greenville, Tex., Feb. 25-Willie A. Hall, aged 13 years, died last night at the home of his father, Ben Hall, in this city.

Fri, 27 Feb 1903, page 4

Hamilton, Paulina

MORTUARY, HAMILTON-Lone Oak, Tex., March 17-Paulina Hamilton of this place died Sunday night.

Fri, 20 Mar 1903, page 3

Hardin, M.G., Mrs.

MORTUARY, HARDIN-Greenville, Tex. April 1-Relatives here received news yesterday of the death of Mrs. M. G. Hardin, which occurred at Memphis, Tex.

Mon, 6 Apr 1903, page 3

Harrison, Rachael

MORTUARY, HARRISON-Greenville, Tex., June 5-Relatives here received news of the death of Rachael Harrison, the little daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Harrison, which occurred at Emory last night.

Mon, 8 Jun 1903, page 4

Hart, Mollie, Mrs.

MORTUARY, HART-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 9-Mrs. Mollie Hart, wife of S. G. Hart, died Monday night at the home of her sister, Mrs. Frank Buzbee, in this city.

Thu, 10 Sep 1903, page 2

Hawk, Alfred, Mrs.

MORTUARY, HAWK-Greenville, Tex., March 12-Mrs. Alfred Hawk died yesterday at the family residence in this city.

Sun, 15 Mar 1903, page 4

Hawkins, son of Lon

MORTUARY, HAWKINS-Greenville, Tex., July 30-The 8-year-old son of Lon Hawkins of this city died Monday.

Sun, 2 Aug 1903, page 2

Henderson, Henry

MORTUARY, HENDERSON-Greenville, Tex., Nov. 24-Henry Henderson, aged 52 years, died at his home in the Neyland community Saturday night.

Thu, 26 Nov 1903, page 9

Henderson, Martha, Mrs.

MORTUARY, HENDERSON-Floyd, Tex., Sept. 6-Mrs. Myrtle Henderson died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. C. Crenshaw, near this place last night. Mrs. Henderson was in her eighty-seventh year. She moved here from Mississippi several years ago.

Wed, 9 Sep 1903, page 3

Hooker, Jim Tom

MORTUARY, HOOKER-Greenville, Tex., March 12-Jim Tom Hooker, aged 70 years, died at his home in Lone Oak yesterday.

Sun, 15 Mar 1903, page 4

Hopkins, Mrs.

MORTUARY, HOPKINS-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 18-Mrs. B. J. Williams and Mrs. R. M. Delaney of this city received news of the death of their mother, Mrs. Hopkins, which occurred at Lafayette, La.

Sunday. Fri, 21 Aug 1903, page 9

Hudspeth, J., Mrs.

MORTUARY, HUDSPETH-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 24-Mrs. J. Hudspeth died at her home in this city Tuesday evening.

Sun, 27 Sep 1903, page 8

Huffman, J.F., Mrs.

MORTUARY, HUFFMAN-Greenville, Tex., Nov. 9-Mrs. J. F. Huffman, aged 63 years, died at her home in this city last night.

Wed, 11 Nov 1903, page 4

Johnson, son of K.W.

MORTUARY, JOHNSON-Greenville, Tex., Dec. 3-The 5-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. K. W. Johnson died Tuesday night.

Sun, 6 Dec 1903, page 5

Jones, E.T., Mrs.

MORTUARY, JONES-Greenville, Tex., May 5-Mrs. E.T. Jones died at her home in this city this morning. The remains were shipped to Paris for interment.

Wed, 6 May 1903, page 5

Kinningham, J.T., Mrs.

MORTUARY, KINNINGHAM-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 22-Mrs. J. T. Kinningham died last night at her home in this city.

Tue, 27 Oct 1903, page 4

Knox, B.D., Mrs.

MORTUARY, KNOX-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 27-Mrs. Frank Owen received news of the death of her sister, Mrs. B.D. Knox, which occurred at San Antonio Tuesday.

Sun, 30 Aug 1903, page 27

Lane, Mrs.

MORTUARY, LANE-Greenville, Tex., June 16-Mrs. Lane died Saturday night at the family residence in the Vansickle community.

Sat, 20 Jun 1903, page 9

Littleton, daughter of Mack

MORTUARY, LITTLETON-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 11-The 3-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mack Littleton died last night.

Fri, 18 Sep 1903, page 9

Long, James

MORTUARY, LONG-Greenville, Tex., Dec. 21-J. A. Long received news today of the death of his father, James Long, which occurred at New Albany, Ind.

Wed, 23 Dec 1903, page 6

Long, Texana, Mrs.

MORTUARY, LONG-Paris, Tex., May 5-Mrs. Texana Long, aged 54 years, a former resident of Paris, died at Greenville at 6 o'clock this morning. The remains will be brought here tomorrow.

Wed, 6 May 1903, page 5

Malone, Elmer

MORTUARY, MALONE-Lone Oak, Tex., Feb. 14-Elmer, the 4-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. William Malone of this place, died here last night.

Mon, 16 Feb 1903, page 4

Maples, infant of J.A.

MORTUARY, MAPLES-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 28-The infant of Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Maples died Saturday night.

Thu, 1 Oct 1903, page 7

Mathews, Louis

MORTUARY, MATHEWS-Greenville, Tex., July 19-Louis Mathews, the little son of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Mathews, died Friday morning.

Wed, 29 Jul 1903, page 2

McBride, Caleb

MORTUARY, McBRIDE-Greenville, Tex., April 13-W. M. McBride of this city received news of the death of his father, Caleb McBride, which occurred Friday evening at Frankston, Anderson County.

Fri, 17 Apr 1903, page 7

McBride, Mattie

MORTUARY, McBride-Greenville, Tex., Jan. 16-Miss Mattie McBride of Lone Oak died in this city this morning.

Mon, 19 Jan 1903, page 2

McBride, Mattie

MORTUARY, McBride-Lone Oak, Tex., Jan. 17-Mattie McBride was buried here this evening. She died at Greenville.

Wed, 21 Jan 1903, page 6

McConnell, Carrie, Mrs.

MORTUARY, McCONNELL-Greenville, Tex., Dec, 25-Mrs. Carrie McConnell, wife of C. A. McConnell, died yerstand afternoon.

Sat, 26 Dec 1903, page 8

McWhirter, Landy

MORTUARY, McWHIRTER-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 20-Landy McWhirter died yesterday afternoon at his home in the Neyland community.

Mon, 24 Aug 1903, page 3

Mitchell, baby daughter

MORTUARY, MITCHELL-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 28-The baby daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B. J. Mitchell, died this morning.

Sun, 30 Aug 1903, page 27

Morrison, B.K., Prof.

MORTUARY, MORRISON-Lone Oak, Tex., Dec. 13-Prof. B. K. Morrison died at this home near Lone Oak at 3 o'lock a.m., Dec. 11, and was buried at Lone Oak Friday.

Tue, 15 Dec 1903, page 4

Napier, Ora

MORTUARY, NAPIER-Greenville, Tex., June 2-The remains of Miss Ora Napier, who died in Dallas yesterday, passed through this city last night en route to Daingerfield for burial.

Mon, 4 Jun 1903, page 5

Neal, J.H.

MORTUARY, NEAL-Commerce, Tex., Dec. 17-J. H. Neal died at his home last night. He was the father of twenty children.

Sat, 19 Dec 1903, page 10

Nix, daughter of Tom

MORTUARY, NIX-Greenville, Tex., Aug. 3-The little daughter of Mrs. And Mrs. Tom Nix died last night in the Rock Bluff commmunity (sic).

Sun, 9 Aug 1903, page 9

Nix, S.J., Mrs.

MORTUARY, NIX-Greenville, Tex., Dec. 29-Mrs. S. J. Nix, aged 71 years, died at the home of her son, John G. Nix, in this city Saturday night.

Thu, 1 Jan 1903, page 11

Nolan, Michael P.

Mortuary Matters, The remains of Michael P. Nolan of Greenville were received in this city yesterday. Mr. Nolan died last Sunday night at the age of 85 years. He was the father of Reverand Father Nolan of this city.

Tue, 24 Feb 1903, page 12

Otwell, William, Mrs.

MORTUARY, OTWELL-Greenville, Tex., March 4-Mrs. Otwell, wife of William Otwell, died yesterday in the Dixon neighborhood.

Sun, 8 Mar 1903, page 5

Owens, Will, Mrs.

MORTUARY, OWENS-Greenville, Tex., Dec. 9-Mrs. Will Owens died Monday evening at the family residence south of town.

Sat, 12 Dec 1903, page 10

Patterson, J.H.

MORTUARY, PATTERSON-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 19-The remains of J. H. Patterson, who died at Comanche, arrived here this afternoon for burial.

Wed, 21 Oct 1903, page 7

Payne, Henry

MORTUARY, PAYNE-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 28,Henry Payne died at his home in the Lone Oak community Monday.

Thu, 29 Oct 1903, page 11

Powers, Annie P., Mrs.

Mortuary Matters, Mrs. Annie P. Powers, for many years a resident of this city, died yesterday morning at the home of her brother in Gainesville, Tex. Interment is to be at McKinney, Tex. Deceased was a widow of the late Rev. R. W. Powers, and a sister of Revs. T. R. Pierce of Decatur, J. L. Pierce of Greenville, and J. F. Pierce of Gainesville, all well-known Methodist ministers, and of H. E. and W. F. Pierce of McKinney. She enjoyed a wide circle of friends throughout North Texas.

Sun, 5 Jul 1903, page 4

Price, Dun F.

MORTUARY, PRICE-Greenville, Tex., May 5-Relatives her received knews of the death of Bun F. Price, which occurred yeserday at Memphis, Tenn.

Wed, 6 May 1903, page 5

Pyle, Henry

MORTUARY, PYLE-Greenville, Tex., July 17-Henry Pyle, a former resident of Hunt County, died yesterday afternoon at Rosewood.

Sun, 19 Jul 1903, page 32

Redding, R.F.

MORTUARY, REDDING-Greenville, Tex., Nov. 23-R. F. Redding died yesterday at his home in Dixon, a few miles south of this city.

Wed, 25 Nov 1903, page 4

Reneau, Miss

MORTUARY, RENEAU-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 21-Miss Reneau died Saturday night at her home in the Floyd community.

Tue, 22 Sep 1903, page 3

Rutland, Kittie

MORTUARY, RUTLAND-Commerce, Tex., Jan. 13-Miss Kittie Rutland, aged 18, died this morning.

Sat, 17 Jan 1903, page 8

Sallings, J.R.

MORTUARY, SALLINGS-Kingston, Tex., Sept. 5-J. R. Sallings, an ex-Union Soldier, died here last night. His remains will be interred at the McWright Cemetery.

Mon, 7 Sep 1903, page 2

Sasely, B.

Mortuary Matters, B. Sasely died yesterday at the corner of Hall and Bryan streets, aged 31. He came to Dallas only a week or so ago from Greenville.

Fri, 23 Jan 1903, page 10

Shields, Fred, Prof.

MORTUARY, SHIELDS-Greenville, Tex., March 3-Prof. Fred Shields, son of Frank Shields, died at the family home in the Sodom community yesterday.

Tue, 5 Mar 1903, page 12

Sikes, Miss

MORTUARY, SIKES-Greenville, Tex., May 13-Miss Sikes died this morning at the residence of her nephew, Ned Sikes, in this city.

Sun, 17 May 1903, page 8

Simmons, Major

MORTUARY, SIMMONS-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 17-Major Simmons died six miles east of the city this morning. He was an old Confederate veteran, and made his home for about forty years with Gen. T. N. Waul, who died a few months ago.

Wed, 21 Oct 1903, page 7

Sinclair, Margaret

MORTUARY, SINCLAIR-Fairlie, Tex., Aug. 15-Miss Margaret Sinclair died here last evening at the home of her neices (sic), Misses Kate and Ellen Braddy. She was nearly 100 years old.

Fri, 21 Aug 1903, page 9

Sneddin, Mrs.

MORTUARY, SNEDDIN-Greenville, Tex., June 23-Mrs. Sneddin died yesterday at the family residence in this ctiy.

Fri, 26 Jun 1903, page 9

Stewart, Cinderella, Mrs.

MORTUARY, STEWART-Greenville, Tex., July 13-Mrs. Cinderella Stewart, aged 95 years, died yesterday at her home in this city.

Sun, 19 Jul 1903, page 32

Taylor, W.E., Mrs.

MORTUARY, TAYLOR-Greenville, Tex., Sept. 29-Mrs. W. E. Taylor, aged 43 years, died at the family residence in this city yesterday.

Thu, 1 Oct 1903, page 7

Tischmacher, A.

MORTUARY, TISCHMACHER-Greenville, Tex., April 9-A. Tischmacher died at his home in this city this morning from the effects of an overdose of laudanum.

Sun, 12 Apr 1903, page 8

Ward, J.L.

MORTUARY, WARD-Greenville, Tex., April 16-J. L. Ward died at his home in this city last night.

Sun, 19 Apr 1903, page 9

Watson, J.T.

MORTUARY, WATSON-Greenville, Tex., July 10-J. T. Watson died yesterday at his home three miles from town. Sun,

12 Jul 1903, page 29

Watson, Prof.

MORTUARY, WATSON-Greenville, Tex., Oct. 27-Prof. Watson, an old citizen of the Sonora community, died Saturday night.

Thu, 29 Oct 1903, page 11

Williams, George

MORTUARY, WILLIAMS-Greenville, Tex., April 22-Relatives here received news of the death of George Williams, which occurred at Union Springs, Ala., yesterday afternoon.

Fri, 24 Apr 1903, page 4

Wood, Douglas

MORTUARY, WOOD-Greenville, Tex., Feb. 18-Douglas Wood, son of Sterling Wood, died in this city last night.

Sun, 22 Feb 1903, page 6

Wynn, Frank

MORTUARY, WYNN-Greenville, Tex., Jan. 9-Relatives here received news of the death of Frank Wynn, which occurred in a hospital at Dallas this morning.

Mon, 12 Jan 1903, page 3

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