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William Otis Fawvor, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1878
Johnsons Bayou
Cameron Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1952
Jefferson County
Texas, USA

W. O. FAWVOR DIES AT HOME
Nederland Man's Rites Will Be Held Tomorrow

PORT ARTHUR, Texas, Jan. 18 William Otis Fawvor, Sr., 73, died at 4 p.m. Friday at his residence on Second avenue in Central Gardens, an addition of Nederland.

Mr. Fawvor was a native of Cameron, La. He had been a resident of Jefferson county for a number of years. He formerly lived at Sabine Pass, but moved to Nederland six years ago.

He was a member of the Nederland Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of Nederland; five daughters, Mrs. W. O. Wilbanks of Nederland, Mrs. Ross Tulley of Groves, Mrs. Stanley Dill of Boston, Mass., Mrs. Brad Johnson of Seabreeze, Mrs. Lionel Weiner of Beaumont; six sons, J. W. of Port Arthur, W. O. and Johnnie of Groves, Wilson and Douglas of Nederland and B. W. of Snider, Texas; three brothers, Jim of Cameron, La., Morris of Los Angeles, Cal, and Frank of Port Acres; a sister, Mrs. Minnie Miller of Beaumont; six stepsisters, Mrs. A. B. Sweeney and Mrs. A. D. Martin of Nederland, Mrs. A. P. Peveto, Mrs. E. Franklin and Mrs. H. L. Logan, Port Arthur, Mrs. Willie Roy of Groves; 19 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Clayton and Thompson funeral home. Rev. Kelly Terrell of Beaumont will officiate.

Beaumont Enterprise 1.19.1952 P5

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Fresimon Fawvor (1850 - 1933)
  Julia Yoakum Fawvor (1848 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Willa Mae Hall Fawvor (1881 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  Mary Evelyn Fawvor Wilbanks (1898 - 1972)*
  James William Fawvor (1899 - 1978)*
  William Otis Fawvor (1901 - 1999)*
  Emma Lillian Fawvor Tully Stoever Block (1904 - 1991)*
  Vietta Mae Fawvor Blauvelt (1906 - 1977)*
  William Bailey Fawvor (1908 - 1978)*
  Betty Beatrice Fawvor Johnson (1910 - 1960)*
  Maurice Wilson Fawvor (1912 - 1990)*
  Vollie Vernon Fawvor (1916 - 1943)*
  Johnnie Eligh Fawvor (1918 - 1999)*
  Douglas Fairbanks Fawvor (1920 - 2006)*
  Edna Doris Fawvor Wenner (1923 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Henry Fawvor (1874 - 1962)*
  Cornelia Fawvor Miller (1876 - 1957)*
  William Otis Fawvor (1878 - 1952)
  Thomas Franklin Fawvor (1881 - 1956)*
  Maggie Fawvor Downs (1883 - 1950)*
  Lenora Mae Fawvor Trahan (1893 - 1948)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Groves
Jefferson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Malinda Fawvor Dickerson
Record added: Apr 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18954307
William Otis Fawvor, Sr
Added by: Malinda Fawvor Dickerson
 
William Otis Fawvor, Sr
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