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Elva Lena Purvis Smith Morse
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Birth: Sep. 3, 1902
Atwell
Callahan County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1973
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

In 1923 Elva Purvis married Edgar 'Buck' Smith in Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, USA. The marriage license was granted the 13 Jun 1923 and marriage by Rev Williams on the 14 Jun 1923.

After Buck's passing 25 Nov 1962 she married Claude Marion Morse who also passed a few years later in 1967. Claude had also been previously married to Maud Johnson who passed in 1931.

Elva lived in Baird Texas her whole life and was the Postmaster for many years. She passed in the Harris Hospital of Fort Worth after a 5 week stay

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Sincere thanks to John & Diana for the creation of this memorial & all they have done


 
 
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 Parents:
  Arthur Dudley Franklin Augusta Purvis (1881 - 1965)
  Lula Belle Clark Purvis (1885 - 1956)
 
 Spouses:
  Claud Marion Morse (1894 - 1967)
  Edgar Smith (1893 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elva Lena Purvis Smith Morse (1902 - 1973)
  Ida Inez Purvis Kemp (1903 - 1990)*
  James Clarence Purvis (1905 - 1969)*
  Arlynn Leroy Purvis (1907 - 1994)*
  Eldon Clark Purvis (1909 - 1978)*
  Gladys Daisy Purvis Hardin (1911 - 1994)*
  Walter Arthur Purvis (1913 - 1980)*
  Lillian Evelyn Purvis Branch (1915 - 1992)*
  Dovie Purvis (1918 - 1920)*
  Blanche Campbell Purvis Vines (1920 - 1979)*
  Floyd Ellsworth Purvis (1925 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Admiral Cemetery
Admiral
Callahan County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Joseph
Originally Created by: John and Diana Deason Wa...
Record added: Mar 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67620794
Elva Lena <i>Purvis</i> Smith Morse
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Elva Lena <i>Purvis</i> Smith Morse
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Elva Lena <i>Purvis</i> Smith Morse
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Respectfully reuniting family member memorials with their loved ones. Thanking those who created, provided information, photographed or played any part in the memorials~
- Joseph
 Added: Jan. 10, 2015
In loving memory to Aunt Elva and her loving dog, Buster the one and only rattlesnake killer
- Joseph
 Added: Mar. 2, 2013
 
 
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