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Florence Virginia Blankenship Bearden
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Birth: Nov. 26, 1864
Ouachita County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1949
Fannin County
Texas, USA

The Bonham Daily Favorite
Bonham, Texas
Sunday, 18 Sep 1949 Page Eight

Bearden Rites Set for Today

Funeral rites for Mrs. Florence Virginia Bearden, 84, will be held at 2:30 o'clock this afternoon at the Bailey Baptist Church with the Rev. Joe Batchelor, pastor, officiating, assisted by the Rev. Everett Springfield of Savoy. Burial will be in White Rock cemetery, Cooper directing. Mrs. Bearden died Friday at her home in the White Rock community. She was born Nov. 26, 1864 at Camden, Ark., and came to Texas in 1884. Her husband F. N. Bearden, preceded her in death.

Survivors are three daughters, Mrs. Beecher Walker, Bonham; Mrs. W. W. Parrish, Foss, Okla., Mrs. Aubrey Young, White Rock; five sons, J. I. Bearden, Bonham, H. B. Bearden, Gainesville; Elmer and O. B. Bearden, Leonard; Elbert Bearden, White rock; 24 grandchildren, 24 great-granchildren and one great-great grandchild, a sister, Miss Rose Blankenship, Camden, Ark., and a brother, Charlie Blankenship, Abilene.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

TXFannin GenWeb #: 043502

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  Francis Melzar Bearden (1852 - 1948)
  Emma M. Bearden Parrish (1891 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
w/o Francis
White Rock Cemetery
Fannin County
Texas, USA
Created by: John Smith
Record added: Oct 13, 2006
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Florence Virginia <i>Blankenship</i> Bearden
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