Reno Rash1,2

M, #25361, b. 11 April 1926, d. 8 June 1987
Last Edited7 Apr 2010
     He was born on 11 April 1926.2 Reno married Edith Laverne Alford.1
     He died on 8 June 1987 at age 61.2

Family

Edith Laverne Alford b. 5 Jan 1928, d. 31 Jul 1983

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Rash, Edith Laverne. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2676] Wimberly-Rayburn Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Reno Rash Husb of Edith Alford Rash. Hereinafter cited as Wimberly-Rayburn Cemetery.

James Eric Christian1

M, #25362, b. 25 June 1923, d. 28 February 1984
Father*Joseph Richard Christian1 b. 23 May 1895, d. 2 Mar 1974
Mother*Irene E Brown1 b. 1 Jun 1896, d. 9 Feb 1994
Last Edited6 Apr 2015
     He was born on 25 June 1923.1
     He died on 28 February 1984 at age 60 he was a service station owner according to funeral home records.1 James Eric Christian was buried at Old Union Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Christian, James Eric. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2715] Union Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, James Eric Christian. Hereinafter cited as Old Union Cemetery.

Ruth Wilba Cook1

F, #25364, b. 20 August 1909, d. 18 September 1985
Father*Charles Lee Cook1
Mother*Mattie Florida Alford1 b. 9 Nov 1883, d. 16 Jun 1965
Last Edited19 Jun 2019
     She was born on 20 August 1909.1 Ruth married Hiram Bascom Howell on 8 April 1933 at Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2,3
     She died on 18 September 1985 at age 76.1 Ruth Wilba Cook was buried at Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2
     In the obituary of Mattie Cook who died 6 August 1936, her daughter Ruth, Mrs. Hiram Howell of Joaquin, Texas, was listed as a survivor.4

Family

Hiram Bascom Howell b. 14 Nov 1906, d. 17 Feb 1971
Child

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Howell, Ruth Wilba. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Hiram and Ruth Howell, Child: Richard, Dorothy Sue, Helen, Barbara, James and unnamed infant daughter. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.
  3. [S2668] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Ruth Cook and H B Howell. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.
  4. [S9284] Ark-LA-Tex Deaths: Mrs. Mattie Cook, The Times, Shreveport, Louisiana, Jun 17, 1965, Page 7, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mattie Cook. Hereinafter cited as The Times.

Hiram Bascom Howell1,2,3

M, #25365, b. 14 November 1906, d. 17 February 1971
Last Edited1 Jun 2011
     He was born on 14 November 1906.2 Hiram married Ruth Wilba Cook on 8 April 1933 at Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2,4
     He died on 17 February 1971 at age 64.2 Hiram Bascom Howell was buried at Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.2

Family

Ruth Wilba Cook b. 20 Aug 1909, d. 18 Sep 1985
Child

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Howell, Ruth Wilba. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Hiram and Ruth Howell, Child: Richard, Dorothy Sue, Helen, Barbara, James and unnamed infant daughter. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.
  3. [S1351] Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, online Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, Name: Richard Carlton Howell. Hereinafter cited as TX Birth Index - 1903-1997.
  4. [S2668] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Ruth Cook and H B Howell. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.

(?) Howell1

F, #25366, b. 1946, d. 1946
Father*Hiram Bascom Howell1 b. 14 Nov 1906, d. 17 Feb 1971
Mother*Ruth Wilba Cook1 b. 20 Aug 1909, d. 18 Sep 1985
Last Edited10 Apr 2010
     She died in 1946.1 She was born in 1946.1

Citations

  1. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Hiram and Ruth Howell, Child: Richard, Dorothy Sue, Helen, Barbara, James and unnamed infant daughter. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.

Laura Frances Alford1,2,3

F, #25372, b. September 1879, d. 21 February 1919
Father*Allen Josiah Alford Jr3,4 b. 27 Feb 1844, d. 3 Jul 1923 or 23 Jul 1923
Mother*Nancy Jane Land3,4 b. 24 Aug 1851, d. 4 Sep 1926
Last Edited16 Apr 2018
     She was born in September 1879 at Texas, USA.4 Alternatively, she was born on 5 September 1880.2 Laura married Issac Dudley Cook on 25 December 1899 at Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,5
     She died on 21 February 1919 at age 39.2

Census Data

     Laura appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of her parents, Allen J Alford and Nancy A Alford.4

Family

Issac Dudley Cook b. 9 Mar 1873, d. 26 Jan 1943
Children

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Cook, Cohron D. (Buddy). Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Laura F. Cook. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.
  3. [S2114] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Laura Frances ALFORD.
  4. [S2719] Allen J Alford household, June 22, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 85, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: Page: 227.4000; Enumeration District: 85, Ancestry.com Roll: T9_1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  5. [S2668] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Laura Alford and I D Cook. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.
  6. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Childress, Ethel.
  7. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Lamerle Cook.
  8. [S2731] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Cook, Frank Allen. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  9. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Isaac Dudley Cook, Jr.

Issac Dudley Cook1,2

M, #25373, b. 9 March 1873, d. 26 January 1943
Last Edited23 Apr 2010
     He was born on 9 March 1873.2 Issac married Laura Frances Alford on 25 December 1899 at Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,3
     He died on 26 January 1943 at age 69.2 Issac Dudley Cook was buried at Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.2

Family

Laura Frances Alford b. Sep 1879, d. 21 Feb 1919
Children

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Cook, Cohron D. (Buddy). Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Isaac Dudley Cook. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.
  3. [S2668] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Laura Alford and I D Cook. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.
  4. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Childress, Ethel.
  5. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Lamerle Cook.
  6. [S2731] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Cook, Frank Allen. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  7. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Isaac Dudley Cook, Jr.

Cohron D Cook1,2

M, #25374, b. 21 November 1917, d. 18 January 1985
Father*Issac Dudley Cook1 b. 9 Mar 1873, d. 26 Jan 1943
Mother*Laura Frances Alford1 b. Sep 1879, d. 21 Feb 1919
Last Edited7 Apr 2015
     He was born on 21 November 1917.1
     He died on 18 January 1985 at age 67 he was a retired auto mechanic according to funeral home records. His gravestone shows that he was AMI, U.S. Navy, WW II.1 Cohron D Cook was buried at Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1
     He also went by the name of Buddy.1

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Cook, Cohron D. (Buddy). Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, C. D. Cook. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.

Issac Dudley Cook Jr.1

M, #25375, b. 18 November 1924, d. 24 March 1990
Father*Issac Dudley Cook1 b. 9 Mar 1873, d. 26 Jan 1943
Mother*Laura Frances Alford b. Sep 1879, d. 21 Feb 1919; Need to reconcile with her mother's reported death date in 19191
Last Edited21 Oct 2011
     He was born on 18 November 1924 Need to reconcile with her mother's reported death in 1919.1
     He died on 24 March 1990 at age 65.1 Issac Dudley Cook Jr. was buried at Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Isaac Dudley Cook, Jr.. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.

Lamerle Cook1

F, #25376, b. 15 January 1913, d. 1 January 1918
Father*Issac Dudley Cook1 b. 9 Mar 1873, d. 26 Jan 1943
Mother*Laura Frances Alford1 b. Sep 1879, d. 21 Feb 1919
Last Edited10 Apr 2010
     She was born on 15 January 1913.1
     She died on 1 January 1918 at age 4.1

Citations

  1. [S2716] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Lamerle Cook. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.

Thomas Hobby Harvey1,2

M, #25377
Last Edited11 Apr 2010

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Harvey, Justin. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2671] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Thomas Hobby Harvey and Margaret Kay Alford. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.

Justin Harvey1

M, #25379, b. 19 July 1986, d. 19 July 1986
Father*Thomas Hobby Harvey1
Last Edited11 Apr 2010
     He died on 19 July 1986.1 He was born on 19 July 1986.1 Justin Harvey was buried at Strong Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Harvey, Justin. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.

Benjamin Holliday1

M, #25380, b. 6 September 1901, d. 27 November 1986
Father*James Henry Holliday1 b. 1872, d. 1945
Mother*Lora Ann Alford1 b. 27 Feb 1873, d. 15 May 1926
Last Edited11 Apr 2010
     He was born on 6 September 1901.1
     He died on 27 November 1986 at age 85.1 Benjamin Holliday was buried at Oaklawn Memorial Park, Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S2672] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Holliday, Benjamin. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.