Ruth Evelyn Goodman (Birth 11 Apr 1938 in Frankston, Anderson Co., TX; Death 17 Mar 2007 in Palestine, Anderson, Texas) married Everett Walter Southard on 12 Mar 1960, TX. They had 3 children, a son in 1961, and twin daughters who did not live on 8 Feb 1963. They divorced on 14 Mar 1977.
Source: Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2002
She married Marcus Oren Trammell, Jr. on 16 Jul 1977, Harris Co., TX
Source: Texas Marriage Index, 1966-2002 -------------
Her Obit, Obituaries for 3-19-07 The Palestine Herald-Press
The Palestine Herald 519 N. Elm St. Palestine, Texas 75801
— Evelyn Trammell Graveside services for Evelyn Trammell, 68, of Palestine, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Frankston City Cemetery with Dan Manuel officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.
Mrs. Trammell died Saturday at Palestine Regional Medical Center.
She was born April 11, 1938 at Pert community to Nolan Goodman and Ara Cook Goodman.
Mrs. Trammell had worked as a secretary for the City of Houston's electrical inspector.
She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by a son Everett Southard, Jr., of Arlington and several grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jamie Mezzell, Greg Bell, John Goodman, Warren Johnson, Eddie Wilhite and Michael Vaughn. Condolence calls will be received Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home. --------------------
Marcus had been married before he married Evelyn. He married Joyce Marie Kosik, twice. I have not been able to find out anything on her.
Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2002 Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2002 Name: Marcus O Jr Trammell Estimated birth year: abt 1932 Age: 39 Spouse's name: Joyce M[arie] [Trammell](nee Kosik) Spouse's Estimated Birth Year: abt 1946 Spouse's Age: 25 Divorce Date: 18 Jan 1971 --->Marriage Date: 26 Dec 1966 [Ft Bend Co., TX] Number of Children: 0 County: Harris
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2002 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005. Marriage Date: 26 Dec 1966 Divorce Date: 18 Jan 1971 -------------------------- Second Time:
Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002 Name: Marcus O Jr Trammell Gender: Male -->Marriage Date: 27 May 1971 Estimated birth year: abt 1931 Age: 40
Marcus O Trammell Jr Born on 17 Dec 1930. Died on 23 Dec 1993 in Houston, Harris, Texas.
Can anyone help with this line? It is rather confusing. I am more interested in Joyce as there is plenty of info about Evelyn. If anyone has any info on Marcus Oren Trammell, Jr as well, that would be great!