|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1869|
|Death: ||Sep. 6, 1950|
The Teague Chronicle
September 7, 1950 (Thursday)
J. D. Maupin Rites Held Here Today
J. D. Maupin passed away early Wednesday morning in Mexia at the age of 81.
Mr. Maupin will be remembered by the people of Teague as one of the
old-timers, having moved here when the city was still in its infancy, and has
seen Teague in it's good days and its less prosperous. Being of a congenial
spirit, he numbered among his friends all who came to know him. He was always
ready to contribute his time and efforts to the advancement of the city. Since
early in life, he was an active member of the Presbyterian Church.
He came to Teague in January of 1909 and was Superintendent of Motive Powers
with the T. & B V Railroad, and served in this capacity until his retirement in
June 1939, after 30 years of service.
He was born in St. Katherin, Mo., January 1, 1869 and at the age of 20, he
moved to De Soto, Mo. There he met and married Miss Minnie Campbell and to this
union was born four children, namely: Mrs. R. C. Castleberry of Teague, Mrs.
Lloyd Allen of Missouri, who survive him. A son Campbell Maupin and a daughter,
Mrs. M. M. Cain, preceded him in death. Mrs. Maupin died in 1940.
In August, 1945 he married Mrs. Virginia Means and has resided in Mexia since
Besides the above named children, he is survived by 8 grandchildren, 13
great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.
Funeral services were conducted from the Presbyterian Church Thursday
afternoon at 3:30, Rev. William Casseday pastor officiating. Interment was made
in Greenwood Cemetery.
John Dabney Maupin (1814 - 1899)
Jane Gross Dickinson Maupin (1840 - 1897)
Minnie Louise Campbell Maupin (1871 - 1940)
Lola Maupin Castleberry (1890 - 1973)*
Campbell Rexford Maupin (1892 - 1936)*
Irene Maupin Allen (1894 - 1958)*
Mary Lillian Maupin Cain (1896 - 1943)*
David Rice Maupin (1853 - 1910)**
Henry Wesley Maupin (1861 - 1930)*
John Dabney Maupin (1869 - 1950)
Oliver Tilman Maupin (1873 - 1944)*
Maintained by: Billie Bournias
Originally Created by: Harold N. Womble
Record added: Mar 15, 2008
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