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Christian Willis "Dick" Coward
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1876
Seadrift
Calhoun County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 10, 1954
Seadrift
Calhoun County
Texas, USA

Corpus Christi Caller-Times 12 Dec 1954

C.W. Coward

SEADRIFT (Sp) - Funeral services for C. W. (Dick) Coward, 78, pioneer seafood dealer and lifetime resident of Calhoun County, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Seadrift Baptist Church. The Rev. Ramsey and R. G. Cadell will officiate.

Coward died at 10:25 a.m. Friday at his home here after a brief illness. He was the son of Needham Coward, who settled in Seadrift before 1875.

He was a member of the Baptist Church.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Myrtle Lance of Corpus Christi and Mrs Rose Lee Collins of Elkins, Ark.; three sons, Ernest and Earl Coward of Seadrift and Louie Coward of Aransas Pass; one brother, Doc Coward of Seadrift; 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

McCabe-Carruth Funeral Home of Victoria is handling arrangements. 
 
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 Parents:
  Needham Anderson Coward (1852 - 1922)
  Augustine Cora Dierlam Coward (1850 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillian L West Coward (1875 - 1947)*
 
 Children:
  Earl Stanley Coward (1908 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Ella Coward Henderson (1873 - 1944)*
  Needham William Coward (1875 - 1931)*
  Christian Willis Coward (1876 - 1954)
  Mary Liddie Coward Weaver (1885 - 1915)*
  David Solomon Coward (1890 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Seadrift Cemetery
Seadrift
Calhoun County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: dccoward
Record added: Mar 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34373667
Christian Willis Dick Coward
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