Ann J. Durham obituary

Texas Obituary Collection

Mineral Wells Index, June 14, 1916

Last night a 11:30 o’clock the spirit of Mrs. Anna J. Durham passed peacefully away. Mrs. Durham was eighty years old last April and had been in quite feeble health for sometime. Rev. Layton Maddox held the funeral services at 4:30 o’clock this afternoon at the home of Mrs. I.B. Durham, 1216 South College Street. Many friends of this splendid old mother in Israel were present to pay the last tribute of earthly respect to her whom they loved and honored in this life. After the services at the home, the body was laid to rest in Elmwood cemetery under the supervision of Beetham & Son.

Source: Frost Bowman, “Various Obituaries Taken from the Records of the Beetham and Son Funeral Home, Beetham-Powell Funeral Home, Buzbee Funeral Home, Now White’s Funeral Home in Mineral Wells, Texas, beginning 1912 to 1961” (Mineral Wells, Texas: unpublished manuscript, 1988), p. 40; Boyce Ditto Public Library, Mineral Wells.