|Birth: ||Mar. 21, 1888|
|Death: ||May 13, 1960|
From Sarah Stead
May 18, 1960
Sunday Rites Scheduled for A. H. Bishop
A. H. (Abb) Bishop, 72, died Friday night at the home of his daughter, Mrs. J. E. Wood of Sardis.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the Boze-Mitchell funeral home with Rev. Jack Haynie of Forreston and Rev. J. W. Sellers of Maypearl officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Burial Park.
Mr. Bishop, who was born near Athens on March 21, 1888, had lived in Ellis County around Waxahachie for over 50 years. For the past 15 years he had ranched at Chico. While in Ellis County, he had farmed at Oak Branch, Buena Vista and Telico.
Mr. Bishop, a Methodist, became a member of that church in 1901 at Tehuacana.
Survivors include his widow; two sons, Edwin Bishop of Ennis and Bobby Joe Bishop of Chico; a daughter, Mrs. J. E. Wood; a grandchild; two brothers, John Bishop of Fort Worth and Dick Bishop of Waxahachie; and two sisters, Mrs. Atsy Parks of Waxahachie and Mrs. Ida Moore of California.
John W. Bishop (1856 - 1913)
Catherine Price Bishop (1861 - 1953)
Lillie Mae Bearden Bishop (1898 - 1977)
Mada Vivian Bishop Starnes (1924 - 2008)*
Vivian Bishop Wood (1924 - 2008)*
Edwin Howard Bishop (1926 - 2011)*
George Franklin Bishop (1884 - 1951)*
Albert Howard Bishop (1888 - 1960)
Eva Eugenia Bishop Turner (1895 - 1946)*
Ava Atsy Bishop Parks (1898 - 1983)*
Hillcrest Burial Park Cemetery
Created by: John Smith
Record added: Mar 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25386067