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Lewis Rector Cabell
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1879
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1966
Whitewright
Grayson County
Texas, USA

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Lewis Rector Cabell, 89, of McKinney, the uncle of Dallas congressman Earle Cabell and the last surviving child of Gen. W. L. Cabell, died Thursday in Whitewright, Grayson County.

Mr. Cabell, a retired civil engineer, was born on the old Cabell homestead at Ervay and Cadiz. He was educated in the Dallas public schools and at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, VA.

From 1942 until 1960, he was associated with Cabell Inc. in McKinney, where he lived for 24 years. He retired in 1960.

He was a member of the Episcopal Church in McKinney and was a member of the Island Masonic Lodge in Havana, Cuba. During the early part of the 20th century, he had worked on the storm and sanitary sewer systems in Havana.

Other survivors include a nephew, Gen. C. P. Cabell (Ret.) of Dallas and Washington D. C. and a niece, Mrs. R. P. Lemin of Dallas.

Funeral arrangements were pending late Thursday night with the Turrentine-Jackson Funeral Home in McKinney. Burial will be in Restland Memorial Park in Dallas.

Dallas Morning News
July 1, 1966
Transcribed by Carol Moore.
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Lewis Cabell (1827 - 1911)
  Harriette A Rector Cabell (1827 - 1887)
 
 Spouse:
  Marion G. Cabell (1889 - 1952)
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin E. Cabell (1858 - 1931)*
  Katie Daswell Cabell Muse (1861 - 1927)*
  William L Cabell (1867 - 1867)*
  John Joseph Cabell (1868 - 1903)*
  Lawrence DuVal Cabell (1874 - 1946)*
  Lewis Rector Cabell (1879 - 1966)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Carol Moore
Record added: Oct 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99846992
Lewis Rector Cabell
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