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Luther Franklin Ragsdale
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1897
Ellis County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 13, 1940
Kilgore
Rusk County
Texas, USA

Son of Walter A. Ragsdale & Kathryn "Kate" Warren; grandson of Morrison W. & Sarah A. Missouri (Cox) Ragsdale and Robert Henry & Sarah Ann "Doll" (Adair) Warren.

1910 Precinct 4, Dallas Co., TX census (index): Willis (head) 37 b TX
Kate (wife) 34 b AL
Sons: Corbit 15, Frank 13, Bryan 9, Infant 1 month.

1920 Dallas Co., TX census (index):
Walter (head) 46 b MS
Katherine (wife) 44 b AL
Children: Corbett 25, Frank 22, Robert 18 (married), Jess 9, Pauline 5.
Clen*Ce (daughter-in-law) 18 b TX

Laborer, married (wife not identified), 43 years, 8 months, 7 days, died of "probably coronary thrombosis". Death Certificate #52289, informant: J. C. Ragsdale, Box 773, Kilgore, Rusk Co., TX.

Note: Found two Death Certificates, one has birth as March 4, 1894 and the other as March 6, 1897 otherwise same information. Unknown which is correct. 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter A Ragsdale (1873 - 1933)
  Kathryn Warren Ragsdale (1875 - 1950)
 
 Siblings:
  James Corbett Ragsdale (1894 - 1971)*
  Luther Franklin Ragsdale (1897 - 1940)
  Robert Morrison Ragsdale (1901 - 1947)*
  Jess Ragsdale (1910 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
TEXAS
SEAMAN 2CL. U.S.N.R.F.

 
Note: Buried November 14, 1940.
 
Burial:
Kilgore City Cemetery
Kilgore
Gregg County
Texas, USA
Plot: G
 
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Originally Created by: Deborah Gandy
Record added: Nov 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62202807
Luther Franklin Ragsdale
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Luther Franklin Ragsdale
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