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Dorothy Oretha Brooks Appling Barth
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1918, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 1990
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Arrangements arc pending at Zoeller Funeral Home for Dorothy Brooks Appling Barth, who died Dec. 25, 1990, at Brooke Army Medical Center at the age of 72.

[from New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung Dec 26, 1990]


Dorothy B. Appling Barth of New Braunfels died Tuesday, Dec. 25, at the age of 72.

Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, Dec. 28, at 2 p.m. at Zoeller Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Hinkhouse as officiant. Interment will follow in the Appling Family Cemetery in Luling.

Survivors include her mother, Mae Ross Brooks of Luling; daughters, Nelda N. Marion and husband George D. of Alvin and Dee Perez of New Braunfels; stepdaughter, Ingrid Paris of San Antonio; stepsons, Stan- Icy Barth of Dallas, Ron Barth of Houston and Norbert Barth of Dallas; sister, Jerry Pivoda of Luling; brothers, Kenneth Brooks of Gonzales and Jimmie Brooks of McAllen; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Brooks, a former resident of Seguin, was born Aug. 5, 1918, in Kernes to Jimmie Neal and Mae Ross Brooks. She was preceded in death by her first husband Harry Appling and her second husband Eugene Barth.

Memorials may be given to the Cerebral Palsy Foundation.

[from Seguin Gazette-Enterprise, 27 Dec 1990]


1920 U.S. Federal Census, Navarro Co, TX
Jim Brooks (24) (b.TX; parents b. TX / TX)
May (20) (b.TX; parents b. TX / TX)
Dorthy (1) (b.TX; parents b. TX / TX)


Mother: Oretha Mae (Ross) Brooks (d. 19 Apr 1997 Caldwell Co, TX)

Family links: 
  Jimmie Neal Brooks (1895 - 1955)
  Harry Duncan Appling (1912 - 1972)
  Eugene Arthur Barth (1921 - 1988)
  Harriett Dee Appling Perez (1942 - 2016)*
  Dorothy Oretha Brooks Appling Barth (1918 - 1990)
  Kenneth Austin Brooks (1932 - 2013)*
  Jimmie Ross Brooks (1934 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
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Appling Cemetery
Guadalupe County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Lisa Bailey
Originally Created by: Patsy Hunt
Record added: Apr 08, 2009
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Dorothy Oretha <i>Brooks</i> Appling Barth
Added by: Patsy Hunt
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