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Barkley Moore "Bart" Luce
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1883
Houston County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1962
Houston County
Texas, USA

Funeral services for Bart Luce, 78, farmer of Route 2, Grapeland, were held Saturday, June 9, at 2 PM in the First Baptist church, Grapeland, with the Rev Bland Kerby and Rev M.T. Blackman officiating. Burial followed in McCarty cemetery, east of Grapeland.

Pallbearers were Donald Bennett, Wendell Caskey, Ray Whitaker, Raymond Mims, George Luce, A.C. Neal, Max Smith, and J.D. Revels.

Native and lifelong resident of Houston County, Mr. Luce was born in Grapeland on September 22, 1883. A member of the Methodist church, he died Friday (June 8) at 12:45 AM in a Crockett hospital.

Survivors: wife, Mrs. Mary Sims Luce of Grapeland; four sons, Barney Luce, Alton Luce, Leon Luce, and Arlon Luce, all of Grapeland; two daughters, Mrs. Loleta Allen of Grapeland and Mrs. Pauline Kilgore of Houston; two sisters, Mrs. Howard Guice of Grapeland, and Mrs. Ike Allen of Crockett; 23 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews.

Arrangements were by Hassell & Foster.

(Printed in the Grapeland Messenger, Thursday, June 14, 1962)

Family links: 
  Isom Carel Luce (1845 - 1898)
  Margret Atwilder Fulgham Luce (1847 - 1897)
  Mary Dove Sims Luce (1888 - 1965)*
  Ruby May Luce (1912 - 1913)*
  Barney Moore Luce (1915 - 1975)*
  Loreda Gail Luce Allen (1917 - 1984)*
  Minnie Pauline Luce Kilgore (1919 - 2003)*
  Alton Luce (1923 - 1984)*
  Leon Luce (1927 - 2008)*
  Arlon Luce (1930 - 2016)*
  Columbus Luce (1868 - ____)*
  Abraham Perry Luce (1870 - 1926)*
  John Riley Luce (1871 - 1956)*
  John Riley Luce (1871 - 1956)*
  Martha Matilda Luce Allen (1872 - 1954)*
  Thomas Edward Luce (1874 - 1932)*
  Jesse Elsberry Luce (1875 - 1947)*
  Francis Deleware Luce (1877 - 1937)*
  Alfred Luce (1879 - 1942)*
  Ada Caldonia Luce Platt (1880 - 1961)*
  Barkley Moore Luce (1883 - 1962)
  Effie Adeline Luce Guice (1885 - 1967)*
  Henry Ireland Luce (1887 - 1946)*
  Ethel Luce (1890 - 1923)*
  Jewel Luce Allen (1892 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
McCarter Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
Created by: Tom Streetman
Record added: Mar 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49416870
Barkley Moore Bart Luce
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Barkley Moore Bart Luce
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Barkley Moore Bart Luce
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I am leaving this cross in memory of you singing..."Rock of Ages, cleft for me...let me hide myself in Thee..."so many memories...
- Myra Musick
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- Tom Streetman
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- Carol Anne Hoch
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