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Lettia Margaret Roberts Clark
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1865
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1926
Ellis County
Texas, USA

Daughter of J. W. and Mary Roberts, Lettia was married first to George Franklin Aldridge. They had seven children and after his death in 1901, she married widower Edward Porter Clark, and they had two sons. The following is a newspaper account of the accident causing her death.

July 22, 1926
Paper: Dallas Morning News

Woman Killed, Son Injured at Crossing

WAXAHACHIE, Texas, July 21--
Mrs. Lettie Clark, 60 years old, was mortally injured, and her son, Floyd Clark, suffered a badly lacerated scalp when the automobile in which they were riding was struck by a passenger train at a crossing in the residence district of Waxahachie Wednesday. They were in route from Bardwell, near here, to the bedside of Mrs. Clark's daughter, Mrs. J. B.Boswell, ill at her home here, when the accident occurred.

July 23, 1926
Paper: Dallas Morning News

Auto Struck by Train, Woman Dies of Injuries

ENNIS, Texas, July 22--
Mrs. Lettie Clark of Bardwell, 60 years old, died in Waxahachie Sanitarium Wednesday from injuries received when her car was struck by a Houston and Texas Central passenger train at the Kaufman street crossing in Waxahachie Wednesday morning. Her son, Floyd Clark, was slightly injured. Conductor J. P. Montgomery and engineer Harry Hickox of Ennis were in charge of the train."

May you rest in peace. 
Family links: 
  George F Aldridge (1842 - 1901)
  Edward Porter Clark (1860 - 1916)
  Mayme Aldridge Cunningham (1885 - 1967)*
  James Ewell Clark (1907 - 1989)*
  James Boen Clark (1909 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Waxahachie City Cemetery
Ellis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Addition 3, Block 2, Lot 9, 5th Row
Created by: Gloria Tune
Record added: Feb 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34298251
Lettia Margaret <i>Roberts</i> Clark
Added by: Gloria Tune
Lettia Margaret <i>Roberts</i> Clark
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Always loved, never forgotten
- Gloria Tune
 Added: Feb. 28, 2009

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