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 Cora Ann <I>Combs</I> Halford

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Cora Ann Combs Halford

  • Birth 29 May 1882 Grand Prairie, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Death 18 Jul 1951 Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 5038431

Cora was the daughter of Robert Martin & Mary Cathrine (Crawford) Combs, the wife of 1) Joseph Emile Ducourt & 2) Charlie M. Halford. She was the mother of Robert Emil Ducourt, Mary Elizabeth (Ducourt) Hicks, Jack Stanton Ducourt, Josephine Orleans (Halford) Childress Lester & Hazel Louise (Halford) Albertson.


Cora's obituary:

Mrs. Cora Halford, Native of County,
Dies at Her Home

Mrs. Cora Halford, 69, a life-long resident of Dallas County, died Thursday at her home, 4226 Barksdale, after a long illness.

She was born in Grand Prairie, the daughter of Dallas County pioneer settlers.

Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. henry Hicks and Mrs. Josephine Childress, both of Dallas, and Mrs. Louise Albertson of Long Beach, Calif.; two sons, Jack S.
Ducourt and Robert E. Ducourt, both of Dallas; a sister, Mrs. B. G. Maxwell of Union Bower, a brother, M. E. Combs of Dallas, eleven grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:00 a.m. in Lamar & Smith Chapel, 800 West Jefferson. The Rev. Dean Harrison will officiate.

Burial will be in Laurel Land Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Ed Schroeder, Marvin Amlong, Burl Davenport, Troy Nicholson, A. R. Jameson and Eurban Waller.


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  • Created by: Debbie Cromwell
  • Added: 14 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5038431
  • Michael Dunne
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cora Ann Combs Halford (29 May 1882–18 Jul 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5038431, citing Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Debbie Cromwell (contributor 13744498) .