|Birth: ||Jun. 14, 1881|
|Death: ||Aug. 22, 1948|
Miss Annie Whigham Died Sunday P.M.
Miss Annie Maud Whigham of Kempner passed away in Kings Daughters hospital, Temple, Sunday, August 22, at 3:30 p.m. She had been in poor health for a long time and had been dangerously ill in the hospilal for three months before her death.
Miss Whighan was a native of Tennessee where she was born June 14, 1881. She was brought to Texas by her parents at a very early age and was reared at Kempner. After reaching young womanhood and finishing school, she became a saleslady and was employed in stores in Temple for 14 years, Plainview for four years, in Wichita Falls, Vernon and Colorado Springs, Colo. She came back home before the death of her mother and had lived at the old home place for the past ten or twelve years.
A member of the Methodist church, Miss Whigham was an active worker in Sunday School and had a class at Kempner as long as her health would permit.
Survivors are two sister, Mrs. D. T. Briggs of Lampasas and Mrs. Lillie Huckabee of Temple, and two brothers, T. W. Whigham of Winters and R. H. Whigham of Kempner.
Funeral services were held at Briggs-Gamel Funeral Home at 5 p.m. Monday, conducted by Rev. D. D. Hogan, assisted by Rev. Goe. B. McCrary. Burial was in the Kempner cemetery.
Pallbearers were Clarence Huckabee, Wallace, D. T., Jr., and Melton Lee Briggs, Morgan Pickett and C. L. Lambert.
Among relatives and friends attending the funeral from other places were Dr. and Mrs. George Cotton and Mrs. Lillie Huckabee of Temple, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Huckabee of Waco, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Barnett of Belton, Mr. and Mrs. Melton Lee Briggs of Houston, and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Briggs of Port Arthur.
THE LAMPSASAS RECORD
THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 1948
The following obituary was copied just as it was printed. Contributed by FAG member Sue Lilley.
Thomas Galloway Whigham (1838 - 1892)
Annie Judson Wallace Whigham (1846 - 1933)
Sallie Barnett Whigham (1866 - 1886)*
Margaret Bertie Whigham (1870 - 1875)*
Thomas Wilbur Whigham (1872 - 1950)*
Lillie Whigham Huckabee (1875 - 1957)*
Katherine Leon Whigham Briggs (1877 - 1958)*
Wallace J Whigham (1879 - 1904)*
Annie Maud Whigham (1881 - 1948)
Russell Huey Whigham (1885 - 1948)*
Created by: Tim & Gail
Record added: Apr 18, 2008
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