Julia Louona <I>Saunders</I> Burgin

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Julia Louona Saunders Burgin


Mrs. Julia Lavona Burgin, 71, a lifelong resident of Grayson County, died at 1 a.m. Tuesday, June 15, at her home on Church Street in Whitesboro. She had been confined to her bed for four months suffering from a heart ailment.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, at the Ethel Baptist church with the Rev. J.T. Rogers, Nazarene minister of Ethel, and the Rev. R. B. Gilmore, Nazarene minister of Sherman, officiating. Burial will be at Ethel, directed by Talley of Sherman. The body will remain at home in Whitesboro until time for services.

Mrs. Burgin was born June 4, 1871, at Ethel, a daughter of Ed and Julia Bowlinger Sanders. Her entire live was spent in the Ethel community until two years ago. She was married at Ethel to W.H. Burgin on July 29, 1888. He died in 1920.

Mrs. Burgin was a member of the Nazarene Church.

Pallbearers are her seven sons, J.E. and O.B. Burgin of Whitesboro, J.B. Burgin of Stratford, W.E. Burgin of Carlsbad, N.M., E. H. Burgin of Dallas, J.L. Burgin of Denison and W.S. Burgin of Oklahoma City.

Survivors include, in addition to her seven sons, two daughters, Mrs. Laura Gilmore of Sherman and Mrs. Gladys Thompson of Collinsville; three brothers, L.H. and W.S. Sanders of Ethel, and O.H. Sanders of Randlett, Okla.; two sisters, Mrs. J.N. Nutt of Ethel and Mrs. G. M. Ross of Coolidge, Ariz.; 24 grand-children and three great-grandchildren.

Compiled from:
Sherman Democrat
Sherman, TX
June 16, 1942
no page #

Whitesboro News Record
Whitesboro, TX
June 9, 1942
pg. 1

Correction: Julia Lavona Burgin should be Julia Louona Burgin

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 22481191
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Julia Louona Saunders Burgin (4 Jun 1871–15 Jun 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22481191, citing Ethel Cemetery, Ethel, Grayson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by rdfulks (contributor 47025315) .