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Lula Mae Downs Tapp-Feaster
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1892
Alabama, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1978
Waxahachie
Ellis County
Texas, USA

Lula Mae Downs Tapp Feaster was born to Ezekiel Downs and Samuella Higgins Downs in Alabama.
She was first married to Joseph Edgar (Joe) Tapp, he was a car mechanic and he had gone to Edna, Jackson County ,Texas for work when he caught pneumonia and died leaving her with a new infant baby boy, Thomas Paul Tapp.Living in the small community of Lone Cedar with her husbands family Thomas and Beulah Tapp she raised Paul with their help. She met and married Ernest Feaster and had another baby boy Ernest Feaster Jr, later renaming him Ernest Durward Feaster. Both her sons grew up in a farming family, the older one going into the grocery store business and marring and going into WWII, the younger helping his mother on the family farm after Ernest Feaster passed away. After the death of her 2nd husband and her youngest son dying she moved into Waxahachie,building a new home, near to her oldest son Paul and family. She lived in this home until death in 1978.She was a faithful member of the Central Presbyterian Church of Waxahachie,Texas. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ezekiel Downs (1859 - 1907)
 
 Spouses:
  James Edgar Tapp (1886 - 1919)
  Ernest Feaster (1886 - 1951)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Paul Tapp (1918 - 1990)*
  Durward Feaster (1927 - 1957)*
 
 Siblings:
  Myrtle J. Downs Lovell (1887 - 1979)*
  Mary Downs Green (1890 - 1928)*
  Lula Mae Downs Tapp-Feaster (1892 - 1978)
  Vivian Downs (1894 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
LULA FEASTER

November 3, 1892 November 23, 1978

MOTHER OF PAUL TAPP


 
Burial:
Hughes Cemetery
Avalon
Ellis County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Sep 08, 2010
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