|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1907|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 1972|
Ruth Lucille Hill, born in Milam Co., TX - Daughter of Murf Hill and Rachael Rebecca Caffey.
Sister of Clara, Lillian Estelle, Jyles, John Clifford, Myrtle, Beulah and Doris Novalene Hill.
Ruth married, before 1930, Howard "Newell" Locklin, a son of Leonard Louis Locklin and Myrta Ellen "Myrt" Baird.
Mother of Charles Willodyne "Josie", Margie Lou, Norma Ruth, Shirley Gene, Nevill Newell "Pete", Wanda Janell and Harlin Locklin.
Granddaughter of Charles Monroe "C M" Caffey and Ruth Ann Eiland.
Ruth died in Harris Co., TX.
LOCKLIN, Mrs. Ruth of Houston. Age 64. Died 10/28/1972 (Sat.) at her home in Houston. Services held 10/30 (Monday) at Phillips & Luckey Chapel in Rockdale. Burial in IOOF Cemetery in Rockdale.
Mrs. Locklin was BORN 11/21/1907 at Gay Hill Comm. near Rockdale. She was the daughter of the late M/M. Murff Hill. Lived in Houston the past 14 years, prior to that she lived in Thorndale. Married Newell Locklin on 12/26/1928 in Friendship Comm. Preceded in death by daughter, Lou Graves and a sister.
SURVIVORS: Husband of Houston; son, Pete Locklin of Houston; 4 daughters, Mrs. Jo Newton, Mrs. Norma Lamar, Mrs. Janell Young, and Mrs. Shirley Ellis, all of Houston; 2 brothers, Tobin Hill of Austin and Jack Hill of Temple; 4 sisters, Mrs. Clara Massey of Moody, Mrs. Lillie Gilleland of Temple, Mrs. Beulah Eilenberger of Post and Mrs. Myrtle Lee Miller of Temple; 9 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.
Murf Hill (1883 - 1964)
Rachael Rebecca Caffey Hill (1888 - 1951)
Howard Newell Locklin (1907 - 1973)*
Harlin Locklin (1929 - 1929)*
Margie Lou Locklin Graves (1932 - 1959)*
Norma Ruth Locklin Lamar (1934 - 1992)*
Nevill Newell Locklin (1937 - 1979)*
Wanda Janell Locklin Young (1941 - 1990)*
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Rockdale (Milam County)
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Aug 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20899455