|Birth: ||Jan. 6, 1919|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 2011|
Katherine Marie Couch, my mother, was the oldest of three daughters born to Jacob Eugene Couch and Laura Opal Beckham. She married Walter Darwin Cornelius September 9, 1936 in Blanket, Brown County, Texas. She was the mother of three children.
She was born in, and attended school in, Zephyr, Texas. For most of her life she was a resident of Brown County, the last 39 years living in Brownwood.
1920 Brown Co., TX, ED 11, Sh 4B: Eugene Couch, 27, TX; Opal, 20, KY; Katherine, 11/12 F, TX.
1930 Brown Co., TX, ED 15, Sh 10B: Eugene Couch, 37, TX; Opal, 30, Ky; Catherine, 11, TX; Emogene, 9, TX; Anita, 6, TX.
1940 Brown Co., TX: Darwin W. Cornelius, 25, TX, WPA laborer; Katherine M., 21, TX; Darwin E., 2, TX; Norma Anita Couch, 16, TX, sister-in-law.
Survivors include a daughter, two sons, a sister, four grandsons, two granddaughters, and four great-grandsons, and one great-granddaughter.
Mother was a very independent lady who left many friends in Brady, Texas, where she lived for 20 years, and in Brownwood.
Jacob Eugene Couch (1892 - 1958)
Laura Opal Beckham Couch Wilson (1899 - 1977)
Walter Darwin Cornelius (1915 - 1987)*
Katherine Marie Couch Cornelius (1919 - 2011)
Iris Emogene Couch Curry (1921 - 2006)*
Norma Anita Couch Beaty (1924 - 2013)*
Created by: Eugene Cornelius
Record added: Jan 28, 2011
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