Name: John William Purcer Death date: 30 Mar 1952 Death place: Tenaha, Shelby, Texas Gender: Male Race or color (on document): white Age at death: 88 years Estimated birth year: Birth date: 23 Jan 1864 Birth place: Arkansas Marital status: Widowed Spouse name: Father name: A. C. Purcer Father birth place: Georgia Mother name: Lucy Morgan Mother birth place: Alabama Occupation: Farmer Residence: Tenaha, Shelby, Texas Cemetery name: Joaquin Burial place: Joaquin, Shelby, Texas Burial date: 31 Mar 1952 Additional relatives: X Film number: 2075084 Digital GS number: 4167169 Image number: 137 Reference number: cn 19984 Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
Daughter, she was informant on John's death record.
Name: Lizzie Gertrude Isbell Death date: 10 Feb 1961 Death place: Texas Gender: Female Race or color (on document): W Age at death: 60 years Estimated birth year: Birth date: 21 Jun 1900 Birth place: Shelby Co., Texas Marital status: Widowed Spouse name: Father name: John W. Purcer Father birth place: Mother name: Eugenia Bridges Mother birth place: Occupation: Domestic Residence: Cemetery name: Ramah Burial place: Center, Texas Burial date: 10 Feb 1961 Additional relatives: Film number: 2116709 Digital GS number: 4166563 Image number: 2151 Reference number: 08890 Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
Was Eugenia remarried?
Name: Francis Eugenia Gill Death date: 10 Jun 1951 Death place: Houston, Harris, Texas Gender: Female Race or color (on document): White Age at death: 74 years 8 months 27 days Estimated birth year: Birth date: 14 Sep 1876 Birth place: Van Zandt County, Texas Marital status: Widowed Spouse name: Father name: James Bridges Father birth place: Texas Mother name: Eliza Burson Mother birth place: Dk Occupation: Housewife Residence: Houston, Harris, Texas Cemetery name: Forest Park Cemetery Burial place: Houston, Texas Burial date: 12 Jun 1951 Additional relatives: Film number: 2074697 Digital GS number: 4166831 Image number: 0396 Reference number: v X cn 29669 Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
Does the name J.C. Fleming ring any bells?He was the informant on Eugenia's death record. Maybe a son-in-law?
You probably know the names of the children of John and Eugenia, you can look for their death records, watch for names of informants, track them down, they might still be living. Or, maybe one of the regular browsers on this forum with access to other records can help you.