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Forrest Douglas Faulkenberry
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Birth: Dec. 13, 1925
Mitchell County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1993
Lubbock County
Texas, USA

Services for Forrest D. "Burr" Faulkenberry age 67 of Lamesa were held at 4 p.m. Monday at Second Baptist Church with the Rev. Clifton Igo, pastor emeritus, and the Rev. Jim Owens, pastor, officiating. Burial was in Lamesa Memoria Park under direction of Branon Funeral Home.
Forrest died Saturday in Methodist Hospital at Lubbock after a lenthy illness.

Forrest Douglas Fairbanks Faulkenberrry was born on December 13,1925 to James Aaron and Ollie Edna Davis Faulkenberry in Loraine. He had 5 brothers, Sam, Garland, David, Hester and Arnold Lee, 3 sisters, Maudeline, Pauline and Voncille, and 2 half brothers, J.A.and Thomas.

He was a longtime member and deacon at Second Baptist Church. He was a member and past master of Masonic Lodge 909, 32nd-degree member of KCCH Lamesa Chapter and Council, district dupty of the council, and a Golden Trowel Award recipient. He also was a member of the Lubbock Consistory of Scottish Rite, Lamesa Order of the Eastern Star No. 363 and was Big Spring commander of Knights Templar.

He married Geralene Jackson in 1949.
They had 2 children:
Pamela Edna Vogler born 1951 married Charles Edward Vogler 1984
Ricky Forrest born 1953
3 Grandchildren:
Davina Ann Griffith 1970,
Jeralyn Michelle Griffith Schwartz 1973 married Timothy Charles Schwartz 1995,
Andrew David Griffith 1977 married Hazel Alexander 2008,
2 Step Grandchildren:
Krista Michele Vogler Lawler,1973
Janet Denise Vogler Dorrington, 1975 married John Dorrington 2000
5 Great Grandchildren:
Raegan Danielle Schwartz 1999,
Sydney Pamela Lanelle Schwartz 2002,
Jordan Charles Griffith 1999,
Devin Bradley Griffith 2002,
Brayden Deon Griffith 2003
3 Step Great Grandchildren:
John Layne Dorrington 2003,
Michael Parrish 1994,
Austin Souder 2000 
Family links: 
  James Aaron Faulkenberry (1875 - 1958)
  Ollie Edna Davis Faulkenberry (1891 - 1963)
  James Aaron Faulkenberry (1904 - 1958)**
  Thomas Franklin Faulkenberry (1906 - 1938)**
  Ellen Pauline Faulkenberry Johnson (1917 - 1983)*
  Tim Garland Faulkenberry (1920 - 2008)*
  Samuel Albert Faulkenberry (1921 - 1993)*
  Sidney David Faulkenberry (1923 - 1991)*
  Forrest Douglas Faulkenberry (1925 - 1993)
  Flora Maudolene Faulkenberry (1927 - 1929)*
  Arnold Lee Faulkenberry (1935 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Lamesa Memorial Park
Dawson County
Texas, USA
Created by: Pam Vogler
Record added: Feb 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8395258
Forrest Douglas Faulkenberry
Added by: Pam Vogler
Forrest Douglas Faulkenberry
Added by: Pam Vogler
Forrest Douglas Faulkenberry
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- Beth
 Added: Feb. 12, 2013
Letter to the EditorIt is nice to live in a small town. People know each other and help each other. In large cities so many people do not even know the name of their next door neighbor.You may wonder why I write to you about this. It is because recently I...(Read more)
- Hester Faulkenberry
 Added: Dec. 23, 2008

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