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Mary Magdeline Gowen Beard
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Birth: Mar. 28, 1914
Death: Mar. 17, 1948
Borger
Hutchinson County
Texas, USA

GREEN COUNTY KENTUCKY OBITUARY 1948

Mrs. Mary M. Beard, 33, Texhoma Camp #22, died Wednesday, March 17 [1948] in the North Plains Hospital as the result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident the previous Sunday. Cause of death was given as internal injuries, crushed ribs and a broken pelvic bond. Mrs. Beard was riding in a car driven by her husband, Ed P. Beard, when there was a head-on collision with the automobile driven by Harley Ayler, Gulf Camp, who has been charged with driving while intoxicated. Two sons, Eddie Joe, 12 and Leonard Leon, 5, received cuts on the head, and Beard was bruised across the chest. A third son, George Dale, 10, was not injured.

Besides her husband and sons, Mrs. Beard is survived by her parents, Mr. & Mrs. S.M. Gowen, Greensburg, a sister, Mrs. Pauline Jones, Shively and 3 brothers, Junior & Carl Gowen, both of Louisville and William Ralph Gowen, Hodgenville.

Mrs. Jones and Carl Gowen attended the funeral services, which were held March 20 in the chapel of the Minton Funeral Home. Interment was in the Highland Park Cemetery. Pallbearers were J.G. Bohart, G.W. Biggs, L.W. Metcalf, H.E. Jacobson, E.L. Sylor and W.D. Swann.

Green County Obit furnished by Mary Hardesty Chism

Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
Name: Leonard Leon Beard
Date of Birth: 20 Nov 1942
Gender: Male
Birth County: Hutchinson
Father's name: Edd Prince Beard
Mother's name: Mary Mageline Sown
Roll Number: 1942_0001

Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
Name: Eddie Joe Beard
Date of Birth: 19 Aug 1935
Gender: Male
Birth County: Hutchinson
Father's name: E P Beard
Mother's name: Mary Gowen
Roll Number: 1935_0001

Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
Name: George Dale Beard
Date of Birth: 20 Jul 1937
Gender: Male
Birth County: Hutchinson
Father's name: Ed P Beard
Mother's name: Mary E Gowen
Roll Number: 1937_0001
 
 
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  Edd Prince Beard (1911 - 1996)
 
Burial:
Highland Park Cemetery
Borger
Hutchinson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Edith Guynes Stanley
Record added: Aug 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40850800
Mary Magdeline <i>Gowen</i> Beard
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