|Birth: ||Mar. 22, 1940|
|Death: ||Jul. 2, 2006|
Robert Luther Dease - Son of Luther Edward Dease and Verbena Mae Huff.
Brother of Infant Son Dease (1929-1929).
Grandson of Luther Eugene Dease & Mollie Z DeLay and Robert Randolph Huff & Lula Chappell.
Note: It is believed that Robert 1st married, before 1959, Martha Nell Herring and they had 2 daughters, Dee Anna Lynn and Teresa Gaile. Texas Birth Records indicate the daughters' last names as Wright. Martha Nell married Robert Lee Wright, 19 Mar 1966 in Willacy Co., TX. It appears that they took their step-father's last name, but Luther's name still appears on their TX birth record.
Robert married 2nd, before 1965, Alma Jean Warwick. Robert and Alma had a daughter - Sherri Lynn Dease.
Valley Morning Star
July 7, 2006
Robert Luther Dease
HARLINGEN, TX. -Robert L. Dease, 66, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2006 in Louisiana.
Robert was born March 22, 1940 in Ft. Worth, Texas to Luther and Byna Dease.
Robert was a member of the Harlingen Elks Lodge #1889 for 36 years, and retired from Freedom Communications after 35 years, serving The Valley Morning Star and The McAllen Monitor newspapers where he was blessed with extended family member and dear friends.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 42 years, Jean Dease; daughter, Sheri Dease of McAllen, TX; son, Rick Kilgore of San Diego, California; grandson, Jason (Chanelle); great granddaughter, Zoe Kilgore of Dallas, TX and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Luther Dease; mother, Byna Gathwright; and son, Randy Kilgore.
Visitation will be held Saturday, July 8, 2006 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, July 8, 2006, 2 p.m., at Mont Meta Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel in San Benito, TX.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Children`s Fund, c/o Harlingen Elks Lodge #1889 or charity of your choice.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home.
Luther Edward Dease (1906 - 1997)
Verbena Mae Huff Gathright (1909 - 1985)
Infant Son Dease (1929 - 1929)*
Robert Luther Dease (1940 - 2006)
Mont Meta Memorial Park
Plot: Section R; Lot 34; Space 2
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Mar 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106917896
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Added: Apr. 22, 2013
~~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~~ 4th Cousin, Once Removed (Locklin Family)|
Sarah Locklin Taylor
Added: Mar. 19, 2013