Obituaries - 1972
|Boozer, Lora Myrtice Vickers
BOOZER, LORA MYRTICE VICKERS December 21, 1900 - Sept 16, 1972
Mrs. Myrtice Boozer, 71, of Omaha, died
Saturday morning at her home there. Services were Sunday at the First
Methodist Church at Omaha with the Rev. Dale Reed and the Rev. Don
Dawson officiating. Burial was in the Concord Cemetery near Omaha.
Mrs. Boozer was a lifetime resident of Omaha. Survivors include her two
sons, Vanoy Boozer of Omaha and J. B. Boozer of Dallas; two daughters,
Josephine Richey of Omaha and Montine Martin of Longview; a brother B.
C. Vickers of Omaha; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were J. C. Wellborn, Arvin Wellborn, Travis Williams, Luther
Davlin, James Coffey, Glynn Gray, Alton Gray and Joe Richey. (NE Row
|Parker, Lela Mae Collins
PARKER, LELA MAE
October 8, 1883 – May 14,
services for Mrs. Lela Parker, 88, of Omaha were at 4:30 P.M. Monday in
the Concord Baptist Church with the Rev. Wilburn Bitty and the Rev. Dale
Reed officiating. Interment, directed by Hanner Funeral Home was in
Concord Cemetery. She was a member of the Baptist Church and a longtime
resident of the area. Survivors include three sons Oscar Parker of
Rocky Branch, Emery Parker of Omaha and Gus Parker of DeKalb; four
daughters, Mrs. Bessie Callaway, Mrs. Demmie Morris and Mrs. Effie
Wallace all of Omaha and Mrs. Alene Boozer of Naples, 16 grandchildren
and 25 great grand children. (Row 27 NE)
|Tigert, Lucille Davis
TIGERT, LUCILLE DAVIS
April 1, 1905 – February 14, 1972
MRS. JOHNIE WILLIAM
TIGERT (LUCILLE DAVIS), 66, of Omaha, died Monday morning in
Houston, TX. Services will be at 4 PM today at the Concord Baptist
Church with the Rev. Dale Reed and the Rev. Earl Hosea officiating.
Burial will be in the Center Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Tigert was a member
of the Baptist Church and a longtime resident of the Omaha area.
Survivors include her husband, Johnie W. Tigert of Omaha; a son, John
William Tigert of Mesquite, TX; a daughter, Mrs. Mary Louis Henry of
Dallas, TX; two brothers, Wallace Davis of Cottonwood, AZ, and Travis
Davis of Phoenix, AZ; four sisters, Mrs. Lydia Justiss of Mt. Pleasant,
TX, Mrs. Lollie Held of Lubbock, TX, Mrs. Jane Eppeng of Muleshoe, TX,
and Mrs. Mary Bob Moore of Lewisville, TX; and six grandchildren.
|Vaught, Martha Denny
VAUGHT, MARTHA DENNY March 6, 1887 -- March 9, 1972
Mrs. Martha Vaught, 85-year old former
resident of Titus County, died last Thursday in Methodist Hospital in
Dallas. She was a former resident of Omaha and was a member of the
Concord Baptist Church. She had resided in Dallas for the past ten
years with her daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Traylor. Funeral services
were held Saturday at the Concord Baptist Church with the Rev. Dale Reed
and the Rev. Jack Worsham officiating. Burial was in the Concord
Cemetery. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Junius T. Reimers and
Mrs. Howard B. Traylor, both of Dallas; a son, Earven Vaught of Omaha; a
brother, Paul Denny of Tom, OK, and seven grandchildren and 16 great
grandchildren. Those from out of town attending the services were Mr.
and Mrs. Howard Traylor, Mr. amd Mrs. Junius Reimers, Mr. and Mrs.
Jerry Traylor, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Shiflet, Mr. and Mrs. Nolan Shiflet,
Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Isaacs, Mr.and Mrs. Clarence Griffith, Mr. and Mrs.
Louis Hackney, Mr. and Mrs. Homer Newell and Mrs. Jewel Brunsdale all of
Dallas, Mr. and Mrs. Doyle Akins and children of Irving, the Rev. and
Mrs. Nolan Kennedy of Kaufman, Bill Vaught of Canton, Ohio, Joe Vaught
of Daingerfield, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Murphy and children of Grand
Prairie, Mrs. Gerald Guzman, Tami and Tony, Mr. and Mrs. John Beasley,
Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow Traylor, Clifford Goates and Joe Guzman all of Mt.
Pleasant, Mrs. Henry Rutland and Henrietta of New Boston, Grady Denny of
Cookville, Mrs. Edith Berkins of Cookville, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Denny of
Oklahoma, Mr. and Mrs. Stan Ingersoll of Daingerfield, Mrs. Claude Jolly
and Mrs. Lucille Palmore of Naples and Mr.and Mrs. J. T. Youngblood of
(Row 26 NE)
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