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Claude William Barksdale
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1903
Death: Dec. 3, 1952
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

"Funeral Rites To Be Saturday
Services for Claude William Barksdale, 49, former Ardmore carpenter, who died Dec. 3 in a San Antonio, Texas hospital following a stroke, will be here Saturday at two p.m, in Bettes chapel. The Rev. Wilson Beardsley, Gene Autry, will preside and burial will be in Pruitt cemetery.

Barksdale left here in 1945. He is survived by his wife, Veda; three daughters, Mrs. Billie Ruth Slager, Mrs. Betty Jean Patton and Miss Shirley Mabel Barksdale, all of Oklahoma City; one brother, Otto, Gene Autry; a sister, Mrs. Myrtle Dunn, Comanche, and two grandchildren.

He was a member of the Baptist church. Chosen as pallbearers are Robert Cole, Robert Gene Mayse, Billy Cowan, Jimmie Payne, Glenn Allen Payne and Corkey Brown."

The Daily Ardmoreite
Friday, December 5, 1952

Transcribed by Virginia Brown
January 2015

*San Antonio encompasses three counties. It is not known which county Claude passed in. 
Pruitt Cemetery
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA
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Record added: Mar 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86099009
Claude William Barksdale
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