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Maurine Lillian Bedwell Melton
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1917
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 1995
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Maurine was the daughter of James Monroe Bedwell and Olive Mae Waldie. She was the granddaughter of Johnathon Bedwell and Martha Isabell Curbow. In 1936 she married Maurice Allen Hawkins, and the couple had one son Maurice Allen Hawkins, Jr. Her second marriage was to Laurie Green Melton.

Maurine Melton, 90, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007, at a local care center. Funeral: 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Mount Olivet Chapel. Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Maurine was born Feb. 21, 1917, in Fort Worth to Lillian and Joseph Bedwell. She was an avid gardener. She was preceded in death by her husband, Laurie G. Melton, in 1975; and 10 brothers and sisters. Survivors: Sons, Maurice Hawkins and wife, Shirley and Randy Melton; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren.

Note from neice Jan Shaffer: Don't know who wrote this obit but her parents were Olive and James Bedwell and she had 12 brothers and sisters.

Family links: 
  James Monroe Bedwell (1882 - 1921)
  Olive May Waldie Bedwell (1882 - 1973)
  Laurie Green Melton (1914 - 1975)*
  Preston Wiley Bedwell (1903 - 1967)**
  Deze Delores Bedwell Mcgee (1915 - 1937)*
  Llese Deloris Bedwell McGee (1915 - 1937)*
  Maurine Lillian Bedwell Melton (1917 - 1995)
  Joy L Bedwell (1920 - 1944)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Created by: Judy Montoya Curbow
Record added: Jun 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54156842
Maurine Lillian <i>Bedwell</i> Melton
Added by: Judy Montoya Curbow
Maurine Lillian <i>Bedwell</i> Melton
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Added by: Mike Casey
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Rest in peace - Second cousin (2x removed) to James Curbow
- Judy Montoya Curbow
 Added: Sep. 5, 2010
Buried in the Sam Houston Lawn, Lot 98, Space 5
- Debbie Gibbons
 Added: Jun. 29, 2010

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