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R. P. Heffner
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1917
Death: Jun. 8, 1917
Potter County
Texas, USA

R. P. Heffner, Leona (Freeman) and Arthur Z. Heffner's infant son, died at six days old. He left a four-year old sister Mildred, and a two-year old brother Willard. Only a year and a half later, his mother gave birth to twin girls, then died fourteen days after giving birth. One of the twins, Margie, died four days later. The surviving twin lived a long full life. I can't imagine losing my newborn, then my wife, their mother, then another newborn, one of twins, all within a year and a half; it must have been devastating.
Kim S.

The following information was given by Lynne Green (, who is the great granddaughter of R.P.'s parents.

Interment at Llano Cemetery: June 16, 1917

R.P. Heffner died 8 June 1917 at 1010 w. 6th Street. Aged 6 days, born June 3, 1917. Physician Dr. Dunaway. Funeral same day. Buried Llano. Charged to Arthur Z. Heffner, father, by order of J.B. Huber. (From Griggs Funeral Home Book 3, p88)

Name: R. P. Heffner
Death date: 08 Jun 1917
Death place: Amarillo, Potter, Texas
Gender: Male
Age at death: 5 days
Father name: Arthur Z. Heffner
Mother name: Leona Freeman
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 
Family links: 
  Arthur Zachary Heffner (1891 - 1953)
  Leona Freeman Heffner (1891 - 1919)
  Mildred Mae Heffner Green (1913 - 1972)*
  Willard A. Heffner (1915 - 1977)*
  R. P. Heffner (1917 - 1917)
*Calculated relationship
Llano Cemetery
Randall County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 59 Lot 44 Space 1
Maintained by: Kim S.
Originally Created by: Walter Dunn
Record added: Feb 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17976357
R. P. Heffner
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R. P. Heffner
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Gone too soon, Little Cousin.
- Kim S.
 Added: Sep. 19, 2011

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