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John Thomas Folmar, Jr

Lowndes County, Alabama, USA
Death 17 Jul 1957 (aged 85)
Navarro County, Texas, USA
Burial Navarro County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 67515093 · View Source
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Son of John Thomas & Louisa C. (Seidel) Folmar. Husband of Hattie Elizabeth Frey.

His obituary from the Corsicana Daily Sun:

Retired Farmer Dies Wednesday

Funeral services for J.T Folmar, 85, will be held at the Baptist church in Richland at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Interment will be in the Midway Cemetery. Rev. H.L. McKissack will officiate.

Folmar died early Wednesday after a brief illness at Twilight Home.

A retired farmer, he had resided in Navarro County near Streetman for the past 50 years. He was a native of Alabama.

Immediate survivors include three daughters, Mrs. W.P. McNeill of Wichita Falls, Mrs. Elton McCann of Corsicana, and Mrs. Guy Franklin of Dawson; three sons, O.L. Folmar of Wharton, C.L. Folmar of Corsicana, and F.L. Folmar of San Francisco, Calif.; 30 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, and 26 great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, C.J. Folmar of Streetman and James Folmar of Houston.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Corley will direct.

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  • Created by: Nancy (Folmar) Reykdal
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67515093
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Thomas Folmar, Jr (5 Nov 1871–17 Jul 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67515093, citing Midway Cemetery, Navarro County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Nancy (Folmar) Reykdal (contributor 46833792) .