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Willie Mae Hayworth Purselley
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1916
Hood County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 2008
Glen Rose
Somervell County
Texas, USA

A lifelong Hood County resident, Willie Mae Purselley, 92, passed away Wednesday, November 5, 2008, in Glen Rose. Funeral services were held Monday morning at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial was in Nubbin Ridge Cemetery in Hood County.
Willie Mae Hayworth was born September 10, 1916, in Hood County, to Alan Jackson Hayworth and Rebecca Clifton Hayworth. She married William Thomas "Bud" Purselley, April 21, 1935, in Granbury. She was a member of Acton Baptist Church and the Eastern Star. She loved to fish, work in her garden, crochet, knit and write poetry.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; eight brothers; five sisters; and a granddaughter, Tracy Gai Baker in 2001.
Survivors are her son, Jon Allen Purselley and wife, Judy, of Roswell, N.M.; daughters, Barbara Lusk and husband Ted, Jan Tumlinson and Grace Qualls, all of Acton; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Darance Jackson of Granbury; and several sisters-in-law.
Final arrangements were by Wiley Funeral Home.
(source: Hood County News - 12 November 2008 - page 10A)

Family links: 
  Allen J Hayworth (1879 - 1960)
  Rebecca Della Clifton Hayworth (1883 - 1953)
  William Thomas Purselley (1914 - 1993)*
  Barbara Gail Purselley Lusk (1938 - 2015)*
  William Roy Hayworth (1901 - 1981)*
  Wylie Emmitt Hayworth (1906 - 1993)*
  Lucy Lee Hayworth Purselley (1906 - 1991)*
  Sarah Lois Hayworth Jones (1907 - 1992)*
  Harold Andree Hayworth (1909 - 1976)*
  Zora Hayworth (1911 - 1911)*
  Byrl H. Hayworth (1912 - 2000)*
  Charlie Dee Hayworth (1914 - 1950)*
  Willie Mae Hayworth Purselley (1916 - 2008)
  Gladys Faye hayworth Endsley (1918 - 2006)*
  William Love "Dub" Hayworth (1922 - 1999)*
  Darence Lavana Hayworth Jackson (1925 - 2015)*
  William Clayton Hayworth (1928 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Nubbin Ridge Cemetery
Hood County
Texas, USA
Created by: Tim Hawkins
Record added: Nov 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31220715
Willie Mae <i>Hayworth</i> Purselley
Added by: Phil Harris
Willie Mae <i>Hayworth</i> Purselley
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