Below are some items about sons of Shadrick Beene and wife Mary Elizabeth Emberlin / Emberling. Mary Elizabeth was the daughter of George W. Emberlin and wife Elizabeth Christessen/Christensen. The family had lived in Stephens Co., Texas before G. W. and Elizabeth moved their family to Garvin Co., Oklahoma.
The Llano News
Thursday, February 23, 1956
Funeral Services for GEORGE BEENE
GEORGE MILES BEENE, age 63, died Friday morning at his home in Llano. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. W. H. UHLMAN at the Buttery Funeral Home in Llano. Graveside services were held in the Oakwood Cemetery in Cisco, Texas. He was born in Eastland County and he and his wife made their home for the past two years with their son CHARLES BEENE, high school band director. He was a veteran of World War I. In addition to his widow and son, Beene is survived by two brothers, WALTER BEENE of Fort Worth, and J. R. BEENE of Snyder, and a sister Mrs. RUBY DAVIS of Dallas. Pallbearers were C. J. DUEY, GEORGE PECHACOK, EUGENE RUSSELL, MARVIN LEWIS, CLARK TEMPTLETON, and RICHARD MACLIN.
April 12, 1956
Mrs. GEORGE BEENE and son CHARLES BEENE attended the funeral of Mrs. Beene’s brother, WILL KLINE, in Dallas Saturday and returned home Sunday.
Texas Death Certificate for GEORGE MILES BEENE: Recorded in Llano County, Texas, town of Llano, died at home, died Feb. 17, 1956, white, male, married, born Nov. 13, 1893, occupation was retired service station owner, born in Eastland County, father S. D. BEENE; mother, MARY ELIZABETH EMBERLING / EMBERLIN, both parents born in Texas; in World War I, buried at Oakwood Cemetery in Cisco, Texas by Miles Buttery as funeral director. Information provided by Mrs. George M. Beene.
Texas Death certificate for JOHN RULA BEENE: Recorded in Eastland County, Precinct 4 located 6 ½ miles south of Cisco; died February 8, 1971, while, male, married, born Feb. 1, 1903 in Texas, retired dairyman on dairy farm; parents, father, SHADEE D. BEENE and mother, MOLLIE EMBERLING / EMBERLIN. Not in Armed Forces; buried at Oakwood Cemetery in Cisco, Texas by Rust-Martin-Rhyne Funeral Home; information provided by wife, Mrs. LAURA BEENE.
Texas Death certificate for WALTER BEENE: Recorded in Stephens County,Precinct 2, 10 miles south of Breckenridge; died April 6, 1971; white, male, married, born October 24, 1897 in Oklahoma; occupation of farmer; parents, father SHADRICK DEE BEENE, mother MARY ELIZABETH EMBERLING / EMBERLIN; not in military; buried at Hart Cemetery near Breckenridge, Stephens County by Melton Funeral Home; information provided by Mrs. Walter Beene.
Abilene Reporter News
Wednesday morning, April 7, 1971
Breckenridge: WALTER BEENE, 74, retired Stephens County farmer and General Dynamics employee, died Tuesday in Stephens Memorial Hospital after a long illness. Funeral will be Wednesday in Melton’s Chapel of Memories with DON MCHAN officiating. Burial will be in Hart Cemetery south of Breckenridge. Mr. Beene was born Oct. 24, 1897 near Ardmore, Oklahoma and moved to Stephens County as a child. He married FOY COOPER Sept. 30, 1921 at Abilene. Survivors include his wife; three sons, MARVIN B. BEENE and ROYCE DEE BEENE, both of Houston, and WARREN L. BEENE of Corpus Christi, and six grandchildren. Pallbearers will be J. T. HARRIS, DELMA GENTRY, JACK BROWN, S. D. BROYLES, J. T. SCARLETT and EDWIN HAROLD ROGERS.