John Christopher Formby

John Christopher Formby

Birth
Hopkins County, Texas, USA
Death 22 Sep 1989 (aged 87)
Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Texas, USA
Burial Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 56343400 · View Source
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John C. Formby, 87, of Hereford, Texas, died Friday, September 22, 1989, at High Plains Baptist Hospital in Amarillo.

Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday at Gililland-Watson Funeral Home in Hereford with Dr. Ron Cook, pastor of First Baptist Church of Hereford, and Lanny Wheeler, chaplain at King's Manor, officating. Burial will follow in West Park Cemetery.

Mr. Formby was born March 15, 1902 in Hopkins County. He married Willie Elsby on August 6, 1922 in Ralls, Texas. They had one child, Clint Formby, born in McAdoo on December 6, 1923.

Mr. Formby was a retired rural mail carrier, farmer and barber. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army in World War II. He was a sixty year member of the Masonic Lodge and a member of the Scottish Rite.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Clint Formby of Hereford; a sister Robena Duncan of Georgetown; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.


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  • Created by: DD Smith
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56343400
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Christopher Formby (15 Mar 1902–22 Sep 1989), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56343400, citing West Park Cemetery, Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by DD Smith (contributor 47020659) .