C. J. Barnard
C. J. Barnard, 88, former merchant in Celeste and Leonard, died Tuesday, November 20, 1956, at his home in Wichita Falls.
Mr. Barnard was a native of Tennessee. He moved to Wichita Falls several years ago where he entered the mercantile business.
Billy Joe Barnard of Celeste and Mr. and Mrs. Dan Barnard of Bonham attended the funeral services at 2:00 PM, Thursday, November 22, 1956, at the First Baptist Church in Wichita Falls.
(November 23, 1956, The Celeste Courier)
Submitted by Sarah Swindell