|Birth: ||Mar. 29, 1914|
|Death: ||Oct. 15, 2004|
Dallas Morning News, The (TX) - Sunday, October 17, 2004
Abilene Reporter-News (TX) - Sunday, October 17, 2004
Lucille Gaither Courtade, 90, died Friday, October 15, 2004, in Abilene, Texas. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday, Ocober 17, 2004, at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, Abilene. Services will be at 10 a.m., Monday, October 18, 2004, at First Central Presbyterian Church in Abilene with Dr. Clifford S. Stewart officiating. Burial will follow at 3:30 p.m. in Oakwood Cemetery in Waco, Texas, directed by Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, Abilene.
Lucille was born to Azariah and Maude Womack Gaither on March 29, 1914, in Salem, Arkansas, the second of seven children, and graduated from Sidney High School in Sidney, AR in 1932. She received her teaching certificate from Arkansas College (now Lyon College) in Batesville, AR, and taught at Peabody School in Sidney and Zion School in Zion, AR.
Lucille was preceded in death by an infant son, Dickie; brothers: Randall Gaither, Jewel Gaither, and Allison Laverne Gaither; and a sister, Maxine G. Luckenbach.
Survivors include daughter, Melva Courtade Ochoa and husband, Dr. James P. Ochoa, of Abilene; sister, Montine Gaither Colston, of Benbrook, TX; brother, TE Gaither and his wife, Mary Taymourian Gaither, of Benbrook; sister-in-law, Johnnye Gaither, of Dallas; and nephew, Mark Wayland Gaither and his children, of Dallas.
obits provided by: Jean Quentmeyer
William Azariah Gaither (1884 - 1950)
Maude Agnes Womack Gaither (1892 - 1968)
Randall Stephen Gaither (1912 - 1986)*
Lucille Gaither Courtade (1914 - 2004)
Montine Gaither Colston (1916 - 2011)*
Maxine G Luckenbach (1923 - 1969)*
Jewel William Gaither (1924 - 1945)*
Allison Laverne Gaither (1927 - 2004)*
T. E. Gaither (1929 - 2015)*
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Mar 10, 2011
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