Funeral services for E. H. Balhorn, 55, who died Friday night [August 1948] in a Cameron hospital from a heart ailment, were held here Saturday. Burial was in Oak Lawn Cemetery, with Masons in charge. Balhorn was widely known among grocers, as he had been a representative of large wholesale houses since a young man. At the time of his death he was connected with a St. Louis firm. He leaves his wife, a son, Edward Balhorn of Beaumont; two grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Ray Humphrey of Beaumont, Mrs. C. F. Tuberville of Oklahoma City and Mrs. Will Gray of Yoakum, and a brother, William Balhorn, Cameron. Dallas Morning News. August 17, 1948. E. H. Balhorn, Rockdale, Dies of Heart Ailment. Special to The News. Rockdale, Texas, Aug. 16.
From his Texas certificate of death Name: Edward Hugh Balhorn Death Date: 13 Aug 1948 Death Place: St. Edward's Hospital, Cameron, Milam, Texas Gender: Male Race: White Death Age: 55 years 7 months 14 days Birth Date: 29 Dec 1892 Birthplace: Moulton, Texas Marital Status: Married Father's Name: Edward Balhorn Father's Birthplace: Texas Mother's Name: Josephine Kleighe Mother's Birthplace: Texas Occupation: Salesman, sellin foods Place of Residence: Rockdale, Milam, Texas Cemetery: Oaklawn Burial Place: Rockdale, Texas Burial Date: 14 Aug 1948 Informant: Mrs. Cora Balhorn, Rockdale, Texas