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Elizabeth "Lizzie" Hargrove Simms
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Birth: Mar. 9, 1855
Death: Dec. 17, 1921

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SIMMS. -- Rockdale, Texas. Dec. 19. -- The funeral of Mrs. Elizabeth Simms, who died Saturday, was held at the family residence Sunday afternoon, with a large concourse of sorrowing friends and relatives in attendance. Funeral services were conducted by the Rev. E.D. Hamner of Austin, a former pastor, assisted by the Rev. Mr. Weaver, present pastor of the Christian Church, of which Mrs. Simms was a member. Mrs. Simms was married to E.C. Simms and moved to Milam County in 1899, living on a farm near Tracy, but later removing to Rockdale, where she has since resided. She was a daughter of J.A. Hargrove and was born near Chappell Hill, Washington County. She leaves seven children, all living, all of whom were present at the funeral. Dallas Morning News, December 20, 1921
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The remains were then conveyed to the family plot in the Old City Cemetery, followed by a large concourse of sorrowing friends and relatives, and laid to rest. . . . Rockdale Reporter and Messenger, December 22, 1921
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From her Texas certificate of death
Name: Elezebeth Senicus [sic]
Death Date: 17 Dec 1921
Death Place: Rockdale, Milam, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 67 years 9 months 8 days
Birth Date: 09 Mar 1855
Birthplace: Washington Co., Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Name: J. A. Hargrove
Father's Birthplace: Ala
Mother's Name: Sallie E. Murry
[Sarah Elizabeth Murray]
Mother's Birthplace: Hustin Co., Texas
Occupation: House Keeper
Burial Place: Rockdale, Tex
Burial Date: 18 Dec 1921
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 Parents:
  John Alexander Hargrove (1825 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Edmund G Simms (1848 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Tennie Simms McGregor (1876 - 1928)*
  Elizabeth Ann Simms Phillips (1878 - 1956)*
  Charlotte Simms Wallis (1879 - 1957)*
  Edmond George Simms (1882 - 1944)*
  Ola Simms White (1884 - 1949)*
  Dell Simms Isaacs (1887 - 1948)*
  Robert Alexander Simms (1889 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Hargrove Simms (1855 - 1921)
  Alexander Murray Hargrove (1858 - 1911)*
  Robert Chappell Hargrove (1863 - 1952)*
  R Lee Hargrove (1866 - 1870)*
  Alma Hargrove Caldwell (1871 - 1942)*
  John Scott Hargrove (1873 - 1957)*
  Clyde Hargrove (1878 - 1950)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old City Cemetery
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: BeNotForgot
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67654069
Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Hargrove</i> Simms
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