Aug. 14, 1927 Fort Worth Tarrant County Texas, USA
William Franklin Bedwell - Willie or Will to his family - was the son of Johnathon Bedwell and Martha Isabell Curbow. He was the grandson of William Dawson Bedwell and Sarah Elizabeth Johnson; Tilman P. Curbow and Elizabeth Box. William F. Bedwell was the brother of Olivia A. Bedwell Harrison; Albert C. "Ab" Bedwell and James Madison Bedwell. He was the half brother of Jennie Mae Pressley and Walter Gordon Pressley. He was the husband of Olive Mae Wadie. He was the father of Evelyn Adelle, Preston Wiley, William Langston and Merrill Fern.