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Frances Ruth Hardin Locklin
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Birth: Dec. 12, 1919
Death: Jul. 2, 2008

Frances Ruth Hardin, born in Austin, Travis Co., TX - Daughter of Walter Daniel Hardin and Florence Barrett "Floye" Brown.

Sister of (twin) Marie Hardin.

Frances married, 18 March 1939, Clarence Franklin "Tige" Locklin, a son of Leonard Louis Locklin and Myrta Ellen "Myrt" Baird.

Mother of Mary Ellen, Jane Ann, Lendon "Cody", Linda Jo, Donna Beth and Debbie Marie Locklin.

Granddaughter of Walter B Hardin & Fannie O Fowler and William A Brown & Mary Juliette Summerall.

Frances died in Port Alto, Calhoun Co., TX.
The Rockdale Reporter
July 10, 2008


Funeral services for Frances Hardin Locklin, 88, of Port Alto were held Saturday, July 5, 2008, at Bayside Community Church in Olivia. Burial was at Locklin Cemetery in San Gabriel.

Mrs. Locklin died Wednesday, July 2.

She was born Dec. 12, 1919, in Austin to Walter D. Hardin and Florence Brown Lucas and was an identical twin.

Mrs. Locklin graduated from Thorndale High School in 1937.

She married C.F. ‘Tige' Locklin on March 18, 1939, and they lived on several ranches in South Texas.

Mrs. Locklin attended Wharton County Junior College and became an LVN.

She worked at St. David's Hospital in Austin for 20 years, retiring in 1983.

The Locklins moved to Port Alto in 1983 where she played the piano for Bayside Community Church and was active in the church.

Mrs. Locklin was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Tige Locklin; a son, Lendon Cody Locklin; her parents; a grandson, Terrel Lee Johnson Jr; and her twin sister, Marie Hardy. 
Family links: 
  Walter D Hardin (1890 - 1956)
  Florence Barrett Brown Hardin Lucas (1889 - 1962)
  Clarence Franklin Locklin (1917 - 1987)*
  Lendon Cody Locklin (1945 - 2003)*
  Marie Hardin Hardy (1919 - 1951)*
  Frances Ruth Hardin Locklin (1919 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Funeral Home Marker:
1919 ~ 2008
Port Lavaca, Texas
Locklin Cemetery
San Gabriel
Milam County
Texas, USA
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Jul 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28170952
Frances Ruth <i>Hardin</i> Locklin
Added by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Frances Ruth <i>Hardin</i> Locklin
Added by: Lyn St.Peters
Frances Ruth <i>Hardin</i> Locklin
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Added by: Lyn St.Peters
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~~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~~ Wife of 1st Cousin, Once Removed (Locklin Family)
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jun. 10, 2012

- Lyn St.Peters
 Added: Jul. 17, 2009

- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jun. 14, 2009
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