|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1890|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 1972|
Gideon was born 31 January 1890 in Emporia, Lyon Co, Kansas to Henry Ferdinand and Sarah Louise Winteroth Barthel. His parents moved to Anderson Co, TX by train when Gideon was a baby. His parents are buried in Garden of Memories. Gideon died 24 January 1972. He shares a stone with his wife, Minnie Belle Douthit Barthel who he married 31 August 1919 in Anderson Co, TX. They were the parents of Floyd Ferdinand Barthel.
OBITUARY: Palestine (TX) Herald-Press, Tuesday, 25 January 1972:
Gideon H. Barthel, 81, of Rt. 1, (Old Elkhart Road), died Monday at 12:20 p.m., n a local nursing home following a long illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Hassell & Foster Chapel with the Rev. Rupert Miller and the Rev. Bill B. Eads officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery, Elkhart. The body will be at Hassell & Foster until after chapel rites.
Pallbearers will be C. D. Broadway, J. C. Nation, Alvin Thomas, LeRoy Griffith, Raymond Thomas and Herman Conaway.
Mr. Barthel was born January 31, 1890 in Emporia, Kansas to the late Henry F. Barthel and Mrs. Sarah Winteroth Barthel. Resident of Palestine since age 1, he was a retired farmer and a Methodist. During World War I, he served in the Field Artillery from Feb. 23, 1918 until June 16, 1919. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Minnie Belle Douthit Barthel, on September 25, 1967.
Survivors include one son, Floyd F. Barthel of Palestine; one brother, E. J. Barthel, Palestine; one sister, Mrs. C. E. Douthit of Palestine; two granddaughters, Miss Sandra Jean Barthel of Eatontown, N.J., and Mrs. E. C. (Cheryl Anne) Smartt III of Memphis, Tenn., and several nieces and nephews.
Henry Ferdinand Barthel (1863 - 1958)
Sarah Louise Winteroth Barthel (1866 - 1955)
Minnie Belle Douthit Barthel (1893 - 1967)*
Gideon Henry Barthel (1890 - 1972)
Mabel Priscilla Barthel Douthit (1892 - 1988)*
Ernest John Barthel (1897 - 1975)*
Gideon H. Barthel 1890 - 1972
Garden Of Memories
Created by: Louise Fisher Goff
Record added: Apr 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18708827
Added: Mar. 18, 2008
Military marker: Texas, Wagoner, US Army, WW I.|
Added: Sep. 13, 2007