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Alva Paul Ash
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1899
Wise County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1973
Wise County
Texas, USA

Alva Paul Ash was one of six children born to Robert Milton Ash and Lena Carver Ash.

The other children were: Infant Daughter, Guy Albert, Vernon Luther, Gordon and Laura Ash.

He married Annie Lou Workman September 16, 1924 in Decatur, Wise County, Texas.
June 21, 1973


Alva Paul Ash, 73, of Decatur died Friday in the Decatur Hospital after a short illness.

Ash, born July 27, 1899 in Wise County, was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Ash. He married Sept. 16, 1924 in Decatur and his wife died Aug. 18, 1970. He worked 25 years for General Dynamics in Fort Worth.

Services were held Sunday at the First United Methodist Church in Decatur, where he was a member. The Rev. Arthur Renfro officiated and burial was in Oaklawn Cemetery.

He is survived by one sister, Mrs. Laura Penry of Fort Worth; two brothers, Vernon L. Ash of Brenham and Gordon G. Ash of Lindale, and several nieces.

Pallbearers were Charles Wilhite, Thad Belew, W.A. Hughes, Gene Brummell, Tom Terrell and Bill Cates. 
Family links: 
  Robert Milton Ash (1864 - 1942)
  Lena Caver Ash (1875 - 1961)
  Annie Lou Workman Ash (1898 - 1970)
  Infant Daughter Ash (1892 - 1892)*
  Guy Albert Ash (1893 - 1959)*
  Vernon Luther Ash (1896 - 1975)*
  Alva Paul Ash (1899 - 1973)
  Gordon G. Ash (1903 - 1983)*
  Laura Ash Penry (1909 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Headstone with Annie Lou
Note: Headstone pictures online at
Oaklawn Cemetery
Wise County
Texas, USA
Plot: 946, 3, IOOF, 062
Maintained by: Robert
Originally Created by: WiseCountyTexas
Record added: Nov 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44006736
Alva Paul Ash
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Alva Paul Ash
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"Dear Cousin," may you rest in peace.
- Wynell Craig Salmond
 Added: Feb. 28, 2012

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