Bruce Edwin Dabney

Bruce Edwin Dabney

Hill County, Texas, USA
Death 27 Jul 1938 (aged 57)
Forgan, Beaver County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Forgan, Beaver County, Oklahoma, USA
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Bruce DABNEY, well-know resident of Forgan, died at his home here Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock after an illness of several months.

Bruce DABNEY has been a resident of Forgan for many years and will be greatly missed by all of the community.

He, with his family, lived nearly two miles west of Forgan until recently when illness made him give up farm work. He has a large number of friends in this community who extend their sympathy to the DABNEY family.

(Published in The Forgan Advocate (OK), Thursday, July 28, 1938.)


Edwin Bruce DABNEY, son of J. H. and S. C. DABNEY was born in Hill County, Texas, December 2nd, 1879, and passed from this life, July 27th, 1938, at the age of 58 years, seven months and 25 days.

He was married to Mollie UNDERWOOD December 25th, 1899 and to this union were born two sons and three daughters. In 1902 he moved from his home in Texas to Beaver county, Oklahoma, where he has since resided. Ill health compelled him to leave his farm and move into Forgan. He was a member of the Church of Christ in Forgan and had early made his peace with God.

He leaves to mourn his wife, Mrs. Mollie DABNEY and son, Hugh DABNEY of Forgan; Jack DABNEY of Corpus Christi, Texas; Mrs. Rena MOORE of Palm Springs, California; Mrs. Beatruce CHAMBERLAIN of Bixby, Oklahoma and Mrs. Nannie WILLIAMS of Tyrone, Oklahoma, and five grandchildren. Besides his immediate family he lfeaavs five sisters and two brothers: Mattie McFALLS, Myrtson, Texas; May PIERCE, Boswell, Oklahoma; India HARRYE, Boswell, Oklahoma; Anna GUNNELS, Floydada, Texas; Meta SMITH, Lamesa, Texas; Alfred DABNEY, DeLeon, Texas, and Henry DABNEY, Rochester, Texas.

Funeral services were conducted by Rev. R. B. McDougald at the Church of Christ, July 28th, interment in the Forgan cemetery with Adas and Goodner in charge.

(Published in The Forgan Advocate (OK), Thursday, August 04, 1938.)

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