|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1896|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 1982|
Maude Salome (Gray) Bernard was my paternal grandmother, known affectionately as Mama Nard by her grandchildren, Mike, Paula, Vickie, and Donna.
Maude was the 8th of 9 children born to Henry Sylvester & Martha Jane Burnham Gray. She was born October 6, 1896 in Mertens, Hill County, Texas.
Maude married John Birrel Bernard on Valentine's Day 1915 in Blackfoot, Anderson County, Texas. Their 3 children were Nadine, J.B. and Dixie.
Her parents, Sylvester and Mattie Gray donated a portion of their land for the building of Gray's Chapel Church of Christ near Montalba, Texas which is still an active church in 2009.
Henry Sylvester Gray (1852 - 1932)
Martha Jane Burnham Gray (1857 - 1944)
John Birrel Bernard (1891 - 1969)*
Willie Nadine Bernard Boatwright (1917 - 1971)*
J.B. Bernard (1922 - 1982)*
Dixie Jean Bernard Copeland (1932 - 1997)*
Holly Springs Cemetery
Created by: Bernard-Trigg
Record added: Aug 31, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15568808