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Oma Vivian Woolley Deatherage
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1904
Fort Bend County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1983
Richmond
Fort Bend County
Texas, USA

Oma was the third child and first daughter of Miner Lafayette and Jennie Lou Bryan Woolley. She married Samuel Gayle Deatherage on 19 Nov 1922 in Ft. Bend County, Texas.

The following obit was published in local newspaper:

DEATHERAGE

Mrs. Oma Woolley Deatherage, 78, died Friday, January 7, 1983 at her residence. A Richmond resident for the past 6 years, she was a member of the First Baptist Church of Richmond; Magnolia Chapter No. 706 O.E.S., chartered member of the Women's Club of Missouri City.

Survivors: Daughters, Mrs. Dorothy F. Kelley and husband, Roy, Missouri City, Mrs. Gayle Reynolds and husband Don, West Columbia, sisters, Mrs. Norma Box, LaPorte, Mrs. Violet Peters, Richmond, Mrs. Zora Cole, Richmond, brother, Truman Woolley, Wimberley; grandchildren, Miss Pamela Fields, Larry Kelley, Mrs. Carol Tielkemeijer, Howard K. Smith and Mrs. Patricia Bissias, six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services 3:00 p.m. Saturday, January 8, 1983, Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Chapel with Reverend Harold Sellers officiating. Interment Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery. Pallbearers Robert Moeckel, Kay Hardeman, Joe Robinson, Jack Mulvihill, Vernon Williamson, W. E. Scarborough. In lieu of usual remembrances, family request contributions be made in her memory to your favorite charity. Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home, 6900 Lawndale, Houston, Texas.

At the top is a photo of the Deatherage plot looking eastward with the main Deatherage monument beside and just to the right (south) of the big oak tree.

The gravestones in the foreground of the middle photo are on the graves of, left to right: Samuel Gayle Deatherage, Jr., his wife, Oma Vivian Woolley Deatherage, and their daughter, Gayle Elaine Deatherage Smith Reynolds.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Miner Lafayette Woolley (1866 - 1939)
  Jennie Lou Bryan Woolley (1875 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Gayle Deatherage (1903 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Gayle Elaine Deatherage Reynolds (1926 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bertha Adelle Woolley Hamlink (1887 - 1974)**
  William Pickney Woolley (1890 - 1921)**
  Lorena Pearl Woolley Craig (1895 - 1930)**
  Miner Lafayette Woolley (1899 - 1977)*
  Luther Dee Woolley (1901 - 1978)*
  Oma Vivian Woolley Deatherage (1904 - 1983)
  Violet Lazelle Woolley Peters (1906 - 1983)*
  Norma Beatrice Woolley Box (1910 - 1996)*
  Truman Bryan Woolley (1913 - 1990)*
  Zora Dell Woolley Cole (1915 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Forest Park Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section I
 
Maintained by: Bob Webb
Originally Created by: Frankie Randall
Record added: Aug 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57013965
Oma Vivian <i>Woolley</i> Deatherage
Added by: Bob Webb
 
Oma Vivian <i>Woolley</i> Deatherage
Added by: Bob Webb
 
Oma Vivian <i>Woolley</i> Deatherage
Added by: Bob Webb
 
 
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- Jean Wallace
 Added: Aug. 13, 2010

- Frankie Randall
 Added: Aug. 13, 2010
 
 
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