|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1939|
|Death: ||Apr. 27, 1951|
Brownfield Girl Dies in Sweetwater
Sweetwater, April 27 - Lynda Fern Absher, 12-year-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Absher of Brownfield, died at 12:20 a.m. Friday in Young Medical Center after a month's illness.
She was born Jan. 23, 1939 in Roscoe.
Funeral will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the Roscoe First Baptist Church with the Rev. A. W. Smith and the Rev. R. E. Bowden officiating. Burial will be in Sweetwater Cemetery with Patterson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be R. L. Morgan, R. L. May, Garland Price, George Parks, Ed Dodds and Walter Potter.
Survivors include the parents, one brother, Gary Absher, and one sister, Mickey Jean Absher, all of Brownfield; the maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Tapp of Brownfield; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Absher of Ft. Worth; and a great-grandmother, Mrs. M. E. Tapp of Houston.
From THE ABILENE (TX) REPORTER (4/28/1951)
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NOLAN COUNTY DEATH CERTIFICATE
name: Lynda Fern Absher
death date: 27 Apr 1951
death place: Young Medical Center, Sweetwater, Nolan, Texas
cause of death: acute glomerlo-nephritis
death age: 12 years 3 months 4 days
birth date: 23 Jan 1939
birthplace: Roscoe, Texas
marital status: Single
father's name: Virgil Absher
father's birthplace: Hills Co., Texas
mother's name: Mildred Tapp
mother's birthplace: Fischer Co., Tex
place of residence: Brownfield, Terry, Texas
cemetery: Sweetwater Cemetery
burial place: Sweetwater, Texas
burial date: 28 Apr 1951
informant: Mrs. Roy DeBusk
film number: 2074694
digital film number: 4166829
image number: 959
reference number: 20511
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Vergil Roland Absher (1907 - 1980)
Mildred Eulalia Tapp Absher (1914 - 1987)
Plot: Block 110
Created by: Janie Healer Davis
Record added: Jul 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15018291