|Birth: ||Jul. 9, 1896|
|Death: ||Jun. 1, 1968|
Thanks to Sandra Burleson for the photo of Wayne's stone.
Wayne was the second child of John & Hettie (Stansell) Thurman.
He lived 5 miles S.E. of Cisco where he farmed. He never married. In March 1968 he learned that he had "Acute Lymphatic Leukemia." He was a patient in Graham Hospital when he died at 11:45 p.m. on June 1, 1968. He was 71 years old.
His brother, J.C. (James Calvin) Thurman, was the informant on his death certificate. He was buried June 4.
"WAYNE THURMAN DIES IN CISCO
CISCO - Wayne D. Thurman, 71, well-known Cisco stock farmer, died at 11:30 p.m. Saturday at a local hospital following a brief illness.
Services will be Tuesday at Rust Funeral Home with Rev. Frank Alverson, pastor of First Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
He had lived 10 miles southeast of Cisco 66 years. He was born July 9, 1896, in the Kokomo community in Eastland County and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include one sister, Miss Ethel Thurman of Cisco, two brothers, J.C. of Cisco and Floyd of Kaufman.
The Abilene Reporter News
June 3, 1968
Death Certificate Information
Name: Wayne D. Thurman
Death date: 01 Jun 1968
Death place: Cisco, Eastland, Texas
Race or color (on document): white
Age at death: 71 years
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 09 Jul 1896
Birthplace: Texas (Kokomo)
Marital status: Single
Father's name: John C. Thurman
Mother's name: Hettie D. Stansell
Residence: Precinct 4, Eastland, Texas
Cemetery name: Oakwood Cemetery
Burial place: Cisco, Texas
Burial date: 04 Jun 1968
Additional relatives: X
Film number: 2137105
Digital GS number: 4029692
Image number: 641
Reference number: cn41126
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
John Crockett Thurman (1859 - 1931)
Hattie Delonia Stansell Thurman (1874 - 1957)
Edward F Thurman (1893 - 1960)*
Wayne D Thurman (1896 - 1968)
Josephine Thurman (1898 - 1937)*
Emmet O Thurman (1900 - 1903)*
Willard Thurman (1902 - 1958)*
Harvey Thurman (1904 - 1948)*
Ethyl E Thurman (1906 - 1969)*
Floyd Thurman (1909 - 1988)*
James Calvin Thurman (1912 - 1969)*
Robert L. Thurman (1914 - 1966)*
Plot: Lot 104
Created by: Virginia Brown
Record added: Mar 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50057000