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 Lema <I>Morton</I> Woodard

Lema Morton Woodard

Baring, Knox County, Missouri, USA
Death 3 Dec 1965 (aged 57)
Richardson, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Plot Garden of Faith
Memorial ID 79574115 · View Source
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1910 Federal Census taken 5/2/1920, for Greensburg P.O., Knox Co., MO:
Lee Morton, head, b. IA, age 31;
Mina Morton, wife, b. MO, age 25;
Opal Morton, daug., b. MO, age 7;
Merl Morton, son, b. MO, age 5;
Glenn Morton, son, b. MO, age 3;
Lema Morton, daug., b. MO, age 2.

1930 Federal Census taken 4/10/1930, for Dallas Co., TX:
William Woodard, head, b. TX, age 30;
Lena Woodard, wife, b. MO, age 22.

Article appearing in The Dallas Morning News on 12/4/1965, titled "Death of Woman Hikes Dallas Toll".
First portion of article talks about the death of Mrs. Thomas D. Ravell on North Central Expressway in a traffic accident.
Later in the article it states "Mrs. Will Woodard, 57, of 443 Highland in Richardson, also died Friday in Parkland Hospital. Police said she was injred in a 2 car accident Wednesday at Frances Way and Grove Streets. Her death was the seventh in Richardson accidents this year.
Funeral services for Mrs. Woodard will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the First Baptist Church in Richardson with burial in Restland Memorial Park.
She was a native of Baring, MO.
Survivors: husband; a son, Wales L. Woodard, U.S. Air Force; father, Lee Morton, Kirksville, MO; two brothers, Dale Morton and Glenn Morton, both of Colorado; two sisters, Mrs. Opal Moran and Mrs. Minerva Haley, both of Colorado and two grandchildren."

Texas Death Certificate reveal the above birth and death dates plus:
Father: Lee Morton
Mother: Mina Slocum
Residence: 434 Highland Blvd. Richardson.
Burial: Restland Memorial Park

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  • Created by: Joe Pearce
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79574115
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lema Morton Woodard (5 Apr 1908–3 Dec 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79574115, citing Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Joe Pearce (contributor 46885687) .