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Willie Mae Wallis Bostick
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1897
Smith County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1964
Rusk
Cherokee County
Texas, USA

Willie Mae was the daughter of John R. WALLACE and Martha STARKEY. She married Charlie William BOSTICK on 19 Apr 1914 in Rusk TX. They died in a car wreck just seven months after celebrating their Golden (50th) Wedding Anniversary. She was a housewife.

OBITUARY: The Alto Herald, Alto TX, 19 Nov 1964
Headline: Double Funeral Held Tuesday for Wreck Victims
Double funeral services for Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bostick, who were fatally injured in a Saturday night traffic mishap, were held Tuesday morning at 10:00 o'clock in the Missionary Baptist Church here with the Rev. Billy Barkley, pastor, and the Rev. O. P. Meador of Weches, officiating. Burial was in the Lynches Chapel Cemetery under the direction of O. T. Allen and Son Funeral Home. Mr. Bostick, 71, died Saturday night and Mrs. Bostick, 67, died of injuries Sunday morning in a Rusk hospital. The fatal accident occurred at 6:45 p.m. Saturday, four miles north of Alto on Highway 69 involving the automobile driven by Mr. Bostick and a Department of Public Safety patrol car. Charles William Bostick was born November 14, 1894, in Angelina County, the son of Samuel D. and Frances Bostick. Mrs. Bostick was born January 29, 1897 in Smith County, the daughter of John R. and Martha Wallace. Both Mr. and Mrs. Bostick were converted in early life and were members of the Alto Missionary Baptist Church at the time of their death. They were married April 19, 1914 in the Iron Hill Community near Rusk. They moved to the Jones Chapel Community in 1934 and lived in this area for the remainder of their lives. The couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 19. Mr. Bostick ws a retired farmer in the Alto area and was on his way to a dinner planned in celebration of his 71st birthday. Survivors are six daughters, Mrs. Mattie Bell Vann, Alto, Mrs. Lola Pearl McBroom, Beaumont, Mrs. Martha Frances Boyd, Florida, Mrs. Ila Mae Bradberry, Mrs. Nellie Martie Bell, and Mrs. Georgia Bernice Nemecek, Houston; four sons, Charles William Bostick, Jr., Silsbee, Harold Clyde Bostick, Pasadena, Robert Lee and Eugene Leon Bostick, both of Houston; 27 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Mr. Bostick is also survived by two brothers and three sisters. Mrs. Bostick is survived by three brothers and two sisters.
NOTE: This article was on page 1 and included a picture of Mr. Bostick's car. 
 
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 Parents:
  John R Wallis (1872 - 1946)
  Martha Catherine Starkey Wallis (1876 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Charlie William Bostick (1894 - 1964)
 
 Children:
  Mattie Bell Bostick Vann (1915 - 1979)*
  Lola Pearl Bostick Ownby (1916 - 1996)*
  Charles W Bostick (1917 - 1967)*
  James Franklin Bostick (1919 - 1945)*
  Ila Mae Bostick Bradberry (1921 - 2003)*
  Martha Bostick Cammack (1923 - 2009)*
  Robert Lee Bostick (1926 - 2011)*
  Eugene Leon Bostick (1929 - 2005)*
  G Bernice Bostick Lightner (1932 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Willie Mae Wallis Bostick (1897 - 1964)
  Allie Wallis Walker (1899 - 1978)*
  John W Wallis (1900 - 1901)*
  George Earl Wallis (1900 - 1973)*
  Emmett T Wallis (1902 - 1970)*
  James Edcur Wallis (1907 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lynches Chapel Cemetery
Alto
Cherokee County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Doug McBroom
Record added: Feb 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84747016
Willie Mae <i>Wallis</i> Bostick
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Willie Mae <i>Wallis</i> Bostick
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Mama was so special just like her husband. They loved each other so much. She was like a second mother to me instead of my grandmother. My heart broke the day I lost them, But the memories I had with the will last me thru my life. Thank You God for giving...(Read more)
- Carole Sue
 Added: May. 7, 2013

- Dee Mack
 Added: Dec. 15, 2012

- Love You & Miss You Mama, your g'dau.,Carole Sue
 Added: Jul. 25, 2012
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