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Willie Winston "Bill" Forsythe
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1936, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 2006
Lufkin
Angelina County
Texas, USA

Bill Forsythe was born January 1, 1936 in Lufkin, Texas at the home of his parents. His parents were Willard E. and Ella Roberta (Franklin) Forsythe. He died Friday July 28, 2006 at his residence.

Bill had resided in Lufkin most of his seventy years. Before retiring in 1995, he was a self-employed Brick Contractor, working in the Lufkin and Nacogdoches area for 38 years. He will be remembered for his many commercial and residential brick structures, and his love of family and the outdoors. He was a charter member of the Council for the Mentally Handicapped. Bill was of the Congregational Methodist Faith.

He leaves behind his wife of 51 years, Myrtice (Gifford) Forsythe. Son, Cary Forsythe. Son, Brent Forsythe. Son, Travis Forsythe and his wife Julie Forsythe. Daughter, Vonda Bearden and her husband Bruce Bearden. Grandchildren, Jennifer, Adrianne and her husband Michael, Caleb, Austin, Kendra, Kaitlyn and Kullen. One great granddaughter, Grace. Bill is now residing in Heaven with his great grandson, Ashton Michael Praditbatuga.


Update-A new gr. grandson Samuel was born August 31, 2007, a brother to little Ashton.

Update-A new gr. granddaughter, Ariana Michelle born March 22, 2012, sister to little Ashton and Samuel.

http://www.archive.org/details/historyofforsyth00jeff

For a copy of the book "A HISTORY OF THE FORSYTH FAMILY", BY JENNIE FORSYTH JEFFERIES. USE THE LINK ABOVE.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Willard E. Forsythe (1901 - 1982)
  Ella Roberta Franklin Forsythe (1903 - 1982)
 
 Siblings:
  WILLARD RICHARD FORSYTHE (1922 - 2005)*
  Junior Forsythe (1926 - 1926)*
  Kenneth Forsythe (1927 - 1958)*
  Robert Earl Forsythe (1930 - 2012)*
  Robert Earl Forsythe (1930 - 2012)*
  Raymond Thomas Forsythe (1932 - 2013)*
  Willie Winston Forsythe (1936 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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Burial:
Whitehouse Cemetery
Lufkin
Angelina County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Myrtice Gifford Forsythe
Record added: Aug 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15157735
Willie Winston Bill Forsythe
Added by: Myrtice Gifford Forsythe
 
Willie Winston Bill Forsythe
Added by: Myrtice Gifford Forsythe
 
Willie Winston Bill Forsythe
Added by: Myrtice Gifford Forsythe
 
 
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Another picture of our wedding 59 years ago today. Married June 15, 1955. If you click on picture and save to your pictures, it will then come up full size....
- Myrtice Gifford Forsythe
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014
This is a picture of our wedding made 59 years ago today, June 15, 1955. We were married 51 years when Bill passed away. He is missed very much.........
- Myrtice Gifford Forsythe
 Added: Jun. 15, 2014

- Beverly Chastain
 Added: Mar. 29, 2014
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