Dec. 23, 1977 Galveston Galveston County Texas, USA
Funeral services for Mahalia C. Langham, 72, of 1418 Ave M1/2 will be held at 10 am Tuesday at First Union Baptist Church, the Rev. A.J. Aaron officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Cemetery under the direction of the Strode-Armstrong Mortuary. Mrs. Langham died Friday night at John Sealy Hospital. She was born July 19, 1905 in Lott, Texas. She was a Galveston resident for 51 years, the matriarch of the Langham family and the wife of the late Ted Langham Sr., owner of Busy Bee Cab Company. Surivors include a son, Ted Langham Jr. of Galveston; two daughters, Ruth Moultrie and Thelma Williams of Galveston; six brothers, Earl Childress of Houston, Mike Childress and Hosea White of Coleman, Texas, Virgil White of Senora, Texas, PJ White of Del Rio, Texas and James Childress of Corpus Christi; two sisters, Vioda Fields of Coleman, Texas and Laura Lee Anglia of Dallas; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be drivers of the Busy Bee Cab Company, Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Galveston Sheriff's Department.