Edna Estelle <I>Bigham</I> Mays

Edna Estelle Bigham Mays

Birth
Temple, Bell County, Texas, USA
Death 15 Mar 1982 (aged 84)
Troy, Bell County, Texas, USA
Burial Temple, Bell County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 19189503 · View Source
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She was the daughter of Newt Wilson Bigham and Sarah Letitia (Easterling) Bigham and had ten brothers & sisters. Her father died when she was twelve years old. After graduating from Troy, TX high school she picked cotton to earn the money to attend Southwest Texas State Teachers College in San Marcos, TX. She was the first member of her family to attend college. She taught school in various rural schools in Bell County. She met and married Raymond Mays and they had six children. bio by Frances Mays McFarland



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  • Created by: Frances Mays McFarland
  • Added: 2 May 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 19189503
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edna Estelle Bigham Mays (14 Dec 1897–15 Mar 1982), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19189503, citing Bellwood Memorial Park, Temple, Bell County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Frances Mays McFarland (contributor 46831433) .