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Zula Mae Oliver Buffalo
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1891
Leon County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1949
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA

Mrs. Buffalo Expires Here

Funeral services for Mrs. Zula May Oliver Thompson Buffalo, 58, were held at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Hassell & Foster Funeral Chapel here with Rev. Foy Moser officiating. Burial will be in Holly Springs Cemetery.

Mrs. Buffalo died Wednesday afternoon (July 6, 1949) at her home, 701 West Reagan, after a long illness.

Survivors are her husband, Wiley Emery Buffalo; one son, Wylie Thompson, Palestine; one daughter, Mrs. Mary Lucille Gonzales, Galveston; two brothers, Aubrey Oliver, Fort Worth, and Lem Oliver, Dew; one sister, Mrs. Fannie Webb, Teague; and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Leo Buffalo, Sherman Buffalo, Tamp Nash, Leroy Griffith, and W.L. Jobe.

Source: Palestine Daily News, July 6, 1949
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The surname THOMPSON on her headstone was from her first marriage to I.O. Thompson in 1927 in Anderson County, Texas. Her second marriage was to Wiley Emery Buffalo who is buried in Roselawn Park in Palestine, Texas.

The following from Texas Death Certificate:
Zula Mae Buffalo was born in Leon County on June 20, 1891 (her headstone gives her birth year as 1894). Her parents names were not given. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  I O Thompson (1875 - 1935)*
  Wiley Emery Buffalo (1881 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holly Springs Cemetery
Montalba
Anderson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Bernard-Trigg
Record added: Jul 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28394182
Zula Mae <i>Oliver</i> Buffalo
Added by: Bernard-Trigg
 
 
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She married I. O. Thompson 27 June 1927 in Anderson Co, TX.
- Louise Fisher Goff
 Added: Jun. 18, 2011
A Native Texan
- Bernard-Trigg
 Added: Jul. 19, 2008
 
 
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