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Edwin Alford Abshire
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1872
Fannin County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1941
Grayson County
Texas, USA

Son of Martin & Martha (Bartley) Abshire, married Susan Elizabeth McFarland.
TX Death Cert # 45839
Cause of death: Cerebral hemorrhage
Sherman Public Library
Newspaper Clippings
Shernam Democrat
page 10
October 6, 1941


DENISON -- Edwin Grayson Abshire*, 69, former local peace officer, died at 4:10 p.m. Saturday at a local hospital after several days illness.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Waples Memorial Methodist church, Rev. J. C. Oglesby officiating, with burial at Fairview cemetery. The Denison funeral home was in charge.
Relative include three sons; Raymond, Haskell, and Edwin Jr., all of Cincinnati, Ohio; a daughter, Mrs. Bert Lyons of Denison; a sister, Mrs. Ed Spudder of Blossom, and five grandchildren. Mrs. Abshire died a number of years ago.
Born in Ladonia July 31, 1871, Mr. Abshire was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Martin Abshire. He served the State National bank as a collector. His home was at 227 R-1 South Bunk.
* Names s/b Edwin Alford Abshire
Obit from Barbara Lintner 
Family links: 
  Isaac Martin Abshire (1847 - 1931)
  Martha N. Bartley Abshire (1847 - 1935)
  Susan Elizabeth McFarland Abshire (1874 - 1912)
  Hugh L Abshire (1894 - 1895)*
  Claude Edwin Abshire (1896 - 1901)*
  Lena Alma Abshire Lyon (1898 - 1991)*
  Edwin M. Abshire (1901 - 1991)*
  Haskell Lynnwood Abshire (1907 - 1958)*
  Edwin Alford Abshire (1872 - 1941)
  Eppie Eugenia Abshire Scudder (1875 - 1949)*
  Floyd A. Abshire (1882 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Cemetery
Grayson County
Texas, USA
Created by: Emma (Shrum) Butler Duke
Record added: Sep 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59164584
Edwin Alford Abshire
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Edwin Alford Abshire
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