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Alice Grace Reynolds Hollingsworth
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Birth: May 7, 1857
Alabama, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1941
Jud
Haskell County
Texas, USA

Alice Grace Reynolds was born in Alabama on May 7 1857, the youngest of 4 children of Thomas Daniel Reynolds and Sarah Jane Foshee. Her father did not appear on any census from 1860 through 1900, so we assume he died when Alice was quite young. She married James Harvey Hollingsworth on Aug 15 1875 in Johnson Co TX and in 1880 was living in Ellis Co TX with her husband, daughters ages 1 & 3 and her widowed mother.

Alice and Jim moved to Haskell Co TX where they purchased land in 1903 near the Jud Community. They lived there the rest of their lives.

Children were:
* Dora 1876-1899 m Clarence Albert Vanlandingham 1895
* Susie Mary 1879-1963 m James Frank Buttler 1897
* William Edward "Edd" 1882-1962 m LueDella Mae Ferguson 1907
* Emma 21 Jan 1885-10 Mar 1885
* Robert Mansfield "Bob" 1886-1943 m Nannie Dunagin 1910
* Jefferson Leroy "Jep" 1890-1962 m Mary Jane Ferguson 1915
* Addie Pearl 25 Jul 1892- 27 Jun 1896
* Authur D "Dee" 1892-1970 m Ethel Estelle Hawley 1922
* Louis "Bee" 1897-1968 unmarried
* Willie 1 Aug 1899-16 Aug 1899
* J C 17 Oct 1900-10 Oct 1901
* James "Ernest" 1903-1945 m Bessie D Brown 1930

Her obituary from the "Rochester Reporter" reads: AGED LADY OF JUD COMMUNITY ANSWERS DEATH'S SUMMONS
Mrs. Alice Grace Hollingsworth died at her home in the Jud section Tuesday, August 19th. Funeral rites were held at the Rochester Church of Christ Wednesday afternoon, with Minister J. S. Cameron in charge. E. Hob Smith, local funeral director, had charge of the burial service.
Alice Grace Reynolds was born May 7th, 1857, in Alabama, and dying August 19, 1941, made her stay on earth 84 years, three months and twelve days. She was married to James Harvey Hollingsworth in 1874. To this union were born twelve children, five of whom had preceded her in death. Her husband also passed on Nov 18th, 1928.
Grandmother Hollingsworth, as she was affectionately known, professed Christ in early girlhood and united with the Christian Church, and her life has been one of service to the Christ she loved.
She leaves to mourn her passing seven children, as follows: Mrs. Susie Butler, Bee, Earnest and Dee Hollingsworth of Rochester; Edd Hollingsworth of Chillicothe; Bob Hollingsworth of Kosse; and Jesse Hollingsworth of Coleman.
Pall bearers were, Chalmers Harris, Arlo Ivey, John Clemmer, Oscar Hiblin (s/b Hibdon), Thomas Florence and Homer Bittick.
Ladies having the flowers in charge were: Mrs. J. H. Isbell, Mrs. Arlo Ivey, Mrs. Royce Hatch and Miss Virginia Hutchens.

Only a funeral home marker was placed at her gravesite until 1995 when family members had a permanent marker placed (notice error in death year).



 
 
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 Spouse:
  James Harvey Hollingsworth (1850 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Sussie Mary Buttler (1879 - 1968)*
  William Edward Hollingsworth (1881 - 1962)*
  Robert Mansfield Hollingsworth (1886 - 1943)*
  Jefferson Leroy "Jep" Hollingsworth (1892 - 1962)*
  Arthur Dee Hollingsworth (1895 - 1970)*
  Louis B Hollingsworth (1897 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rochester Cemetery
Rochester
Haskell County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Margo Troyer Hollingswor...
Originally Created by: ATK
Record added: Sep 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41518715
Alice Grace <i>Reynolds</i> Hollingsworth
Added by: Margo Troyer Hollingsworth
 
Alice Grace <i>Reynolds</i> Hollingsworth
Added by: Margo Troyer Hollingsworth
 
Alice Grace <i>Reynolds</i> Hollingsworth
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Grandma Alice, thank you for your sacrifices to get our family to Haskell County. May we always remember you and your influence as the "Grand Old Lady of Jud".
- Great- grandson Jim Hollingsworth
 Added: May. 20, 2010
 
 
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