Tenora <I>Carroll</I> Bickerstaff

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Tenora Carroll Bickerstaff

  • Birth 28 Oct 1873 Shelby County, Texas, USA
  • Death 22 Aug 1952 Jacksonville, Cherokee County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Bullard, Smith County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 34210197

Daughter of James R. Carroll and Mary Elizabeth Watkins of Shelby and Freestone county, Texas.

Married John Thompson Bickerstaff August 10, 1888, Freestone County, Texas.


Mrs. Bickerstaff Funeral Set For Saturday Here

Funeral services for Mrs. Tenora Carroll Bickerstaff, 78, will be held Saturday at 4 p.m. from Gragard-Spraggins-Swofford chapel with the Revs. Don Pevey and Frank Burress officiating.
Mrs. Bickerstaff, a resident of Jacksonville for the past 17 years, died at 7:30 a.m. Friday in a Jacksonville hospital after an extended illness.
Prior to moving to Jacksonville to live with her daughter, Mrs. Allen Cawthon, Mrs. Bickerstaff was a resident of Bullard for most of her life.
She was a member of First Methodist church here.
Survivors include five sons, Will and P.N. of Waco, G.L. of Rusk, Leonard of Jacksonville, and Harold (*Herod) Bickerstaff of Bullard; a daughter, Mrs. Cawthon; a sister, Mrs. Media Fogleman of San Antonio; 18 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

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  • Maintained by: Gayle Basaldu
  • Originally Created by: Gary Wills
  • Added: 25 Feb 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 34210197
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Tenora Carroll Bickerstaff (28 Oct 1873–22 Aug 1952), Find A Grave Memorial no. 34210197, citing Bullard Cemetery, Bullard, Smith County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Gayle Basaldu (contributor 46623996) .