|Birth: ||Dec. 10, 1879|
|Death: ||Oct. 16, 1963|
The creator of these scrapbooks was Mary Pearl (POWERS) FOREMAN, the daughter of John Henry POWERS and Valeria Katherine CHALK and wife of Eugene Willard FOREMAN. Pearl was born in Bell County, Texas the 10th day of December in the year 1879. She lived her childhood and adult life on Beal Street at the corner of Avenue F in Belton, Texas.
On the 3rd of November in 1897, Pearl married Eugene in Bell County. Pearl and Eugene were the proud parents of seven children. All were reared on south Beal Street in Belton, Texas. They were active at the First Christian Church located on the town square in Belton. The family spent many a day at the Confederate Park for different events such as the 4th of July celebration and church encampments, which are recorded in the scrapbooks.
To their grandchildren, Pearl and Eugene were known as "Nannie" and "Grand Dad". Grand Dad worked as a clerk in the mercantile stores and the flourmill while Nannie kept house.
INFORMATION FROM HER SCRAPBOOK..
Eugene Willard Foreman (1876 - 1942)
North Belton Cemetery
Plot: #871 NEW SECTION
Created by: SFC Frank Irons Sr. Reti...
Record added: Sep 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59066568