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Dora Belle Avant Wood
Birth: Nov. 29, 1871
Henderson County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1911
Laneville
Rusk County
Texas, USA

My great grandmother.

Dora Belle Avant was born in Henderson County, Texas on November 29, 1871, to Crawford Avant and Evaline Luduska Chambers.

She had one sister, Mary Mollie Avant Young.

Her paternal grandparents were Nathan Thomas Avant and Theodocia Wilson.

She married John Franklin Wood on March 2, 1891, in Henderson County, Texas.

They were blessed with ten children: Luther Nathan Wood, Homer Lawrence Wood, Dallas Franklin Wood, Lela Belle Wood Chapman, Charley Douglas Wood, Mattie Mae Wood Clifton Johnson, Florence Thelma Wood Lambeth, Ruby Lee Wood Little, Winnie Valentine Wood Hyatt, and Oma Fayrene "Fay" Wood Grantham.

She died on July 19, 1911 in Laneville, Texas. She was 39 years old.

Her Texas Certificate of Death has her date of death listed as July 18, 1911.

A very special thank you to Josephine for sponsoring my great grandmother's memorial. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Crawford Avant (1850 - 1879)
  Evaline Luduska Avant Chambers Williams (1850 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  John Franklin Wood (1863 - 1954)*
 
 Children:
  Luther Nathan Wood (1892 - 1973)*
  Dallas Franklin Wood (1896 - 1962)*
  Charley Douglas Wood (1900 - 1974)*
  Lela Bell Wood Chapman (1900 - 1983)*
  Mattie Mae Clifton Wood Johnson (1902 - 1992)*
  Florence Thelma Wood Lambeth (1904 - 1985)*
  Ruby Lee Wood Little (1906 - 1931)*
  Winnie Valentine Wood Hyatt (1908 - 1981)*
  Fay Wood Grantham (1909 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laneville Cemetery
Laneville
Rusk County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Aug 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15497684
Dora Belle <i>Avant</i> Wood
Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
Dora Belle <i>Avant</i> Wood
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Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
 
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- Jerry Phillips
 Added: Nov. 28, 2015
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