|Birth: ||Jun. 20, 1891|
|Death: ||Jul. 6, 1949|
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
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.
I O Thompson (1875 - 1935)*
Wiley Emery Buffalo (1881 - 1962)*
Holly Springs Cemetery
Created by: Bernard-Trigg
Record added: Jul 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28394182
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