|Birth: ||Jun. 17, 1901|
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 1988|
Gertrude Wilma Grubaugh was born in Buck Prairie, MO on 17 Jun 1901 to Samuel Grubaugh and Ara Anna Grieb. She was the 3rd of 4 children born to this couple. She was raised in Buck Prairie. She married Cecil Atkins sometime between 1930 and 1935. They did not have any children. Cecil died in 1958 and Gertrude continued to run his business for many years. She died in 1988.
Here is Gertrude's obituary:
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Nov. 2, 1988, page 10E
Gertrude Wilma Atkins, 87, passed away Sunday, Oct. 30, 1988 in a local nursing home. She had owned and operated the Palace Fish Market for many years and had lived in Corpus Christi for 48 years. Survivors include one niece, Betty Ann Klassen of Kingsville, TX; and three nephews, Bill Grubaugh of Kansas City, MO; Joe Darby and Jimmy Grubaugh, both of Houston. Services will be held at 2 pm, Wednesday, November 2, 1988 in the Seaside Chapel. Interment will be in the Seaside Memorial Park.
Samuel Grubaugh (1872 - 1955)
Ara Anna Grieb Grubaugh (1873 - 1954)
Edelviss Dora Grubaugh Darby (1892 - 1975)*
Thomas Lawrence Grubaugh (1897 - 1956)*
Gertrude Wilma Grubaugh Atkins (1901 - 1988)
Joe Jim Grubaugh (1904 - 1981)*
Seaside Memorial Park
Created by: Richard Holmes
Record added: Sep 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97743115
David G. Stuart
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