|Birth: ||Jun. 27, 1879|
New Jersey, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 1938|
The following article was published in the Big Spring Daily Herald on Sunday, July 17, 1938:
For Mrs. Ryan
Of County Dies In
Funeral services for Mrs. Louise D. Ryan, wife of J. B. Ryan and prominently known long-time resident of Howard county, will be held at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the First Methodist church with the pastor, Dr. Will C. House, officiating.
Mrs. Ryan, 59, succumbed Thursday afternoon at 4 o'clock in a hospital at Temple. She had gone there only a short time before for observation, and an operation was decided upon. She died soon after the surgery.
Born in Newark, N.J., June 27, 1879, Mrs. Ryan first came to Big Spring in 1884 with her mother, Mrs. Wellhausen. She remained here for ten years, returning to New Jersey to complete her education and engage in secretarial work. Then she came back to Texas and Big Spring in 1901 and was married her in 1905 to Mr. Ryan. Since 1906 the two have resided in the Luther community, where Mr. Ryan farms. He has been in the county since 1887.
Mrs. Ryan has been a member of the Methodist church since 1910. Survivors are her husband and a son, Alden.
Active pallbearers will be Charles Koberg, Kirby Miller, Dr. W. J. Lloyd of Plainview, W. B. Puckett, Charley Vines and V. Van Gieson.
Named as honorary pallbearers are R. L. Price, M. S. Warren, O. J. Brown, S. H. Puckett, J. P. Anderson, G. R. Sewell, L. S. Proctor, Dr. O. E. Wolf, Shine Philips, Tom Adams, John Wolcott, Jess Slughter, J. B. Littler, Walter Bird, Walter Pike, W. L. Wilson, R. G. Wilson, T. S. Currie, W. R. Currie, Robert Currie, Johnny Currie, Albert Fisher, Lester Fisher, Bernard Fisher, Joe Fisher, H. S. Miller, Sam Hanson, J. K. Brooks, Allen Brooks, Charley Lawrence, Jim Allen, J. T. Ogden, J. R. Parrish, Walter Robinson, J. P. Costin.
Eberley Funeral home is in charge of arrangements.
Jesse Brinton Ryan (1865 - 1959)*
Melvin W. Ryan (1906 - 1928)*
Mount Olive Cemetery
Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Nov 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61579967