Re: Pink Long of Collin Co TX 1865-1929
I am also researching the Long family of
Pinkie Cornelia mar. R.H. Davis
Kaleta Ann mar. Levy G. Hardee
J. Riley mar. Martha Long.
I know Pinkie was born in Jewett. Below is the obituary that was in the Bryan News where she lived when she died.
Would be interested in corresponding with you. ~~~~Wilma Thedford, Tyler, Tx.
This was in the Bryan Daily Eagle
Sunday, August 30, 1959
Mrs. Pinkie Davis Dies In Home Of Daughter
Mrs. Pinkie Cornelia Davis, 88, a resident here for several years, died in the home of her daughter, Mrs. M.I. Murray, 608 Emmett St., at 3:30 PM Saturday.
Funeral services willbe held from Hillier Chapel Monday at 10 AM. Burial will be in the Bryan City Cemetery. Pallbearers will be six grandsons.
Mrs. Davis was born in Jewett on Jan. 14, 1871. She was a member of the Methodist Church.
Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Murray, Jewel Davis of Buffalo, Mrs. Bert Sinclair of Buffalo, and Mrs. Starling Hill of Westminister Calif.; a son J.T. Davis of Wallis; one sister, Mrs. Cleta Hardy of Edinburg; a brother, Riley Long of Buffalo, and 21 grandchildren and 31 great grandchildren.