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 Velma Marie <I>Morris</I> Blodgett

Velma Marie Morris Blodgett

Gatesville, Coryell County, Texas, USA
Death 8 Nov 1989 (aged 72)
Paducah, Cottle County, Texas, USA
Burial Lometa, Lampasas County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 92765759 · View Source
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Daughter of Joe Hamilton MORRIS 1894–1984 and Bertha Mary RAYBURN 1900–?

Name: Velma Marie Morris
Birth Date: 9 Oct 1917
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Gatesville, Coryell, Texas, USA
Father: Joe H [Hamilton] Morris
Father Birth Place: Texas Lampases [Lampasas] County
Mother: Bartha [Bertha] Mary Rayburn
Mother Birth Place: Arkinsaw Lafayette [Lafayette?] County
Mother Residence: Gatesville Coryell, Texas

Married Troy Barkley BLODGETT 1914 – 1963 on 19 Jul 1936 • Lampasas County, Texas, USA

Monday, November 13, 1989

Mrs. Blodgett

Funeral services for former Lometa resident Mrs. Velma Marie Blodgett, 72, were conducted Saturday afternoon in the First Baptist Church of Lometa with the Rev. Brent Ray and the Rev. John Bryant officiating. Interment followed in the Lometa City Cemetery.

Mrs. Blodgett died Wednesday in the Woods Nursing Home in Paducah.
Born Oct. 9, 1917 in Izoro, she married Troy Blodgett in 1936 in Lometa. She was a nurses' aide for the Goldthwaite Nursing Home and a member of the First Baptist Church of Lomita.

Survivors include three daughter, Esta Mae Bryant of Paducah, Mary Joyce Hester of Austin and Patsy Marie Flynn of Salado; five brothers, Billy Wayne Morris of Saginaw, Nolan Morris of Casa, Ark., Rayburn Morris of Fort Worth, Houston Morris and Ishmael Morris of Colorado; four sisters, Ruby Atkinson of Conroe, Joann Mullins of Tyler, Johnnie Mae Vinson of Blue Mound and Nola Vee Hitt of Fort Worth; 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Briggs-Gamel-Wilcox Funeral Directors had charge of arrangements.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Velma Marie Morris Blodgett (9 Oct 1917–8 Nov 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92765759, citing Lometa Cemetery, Lometa, Lampasas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by janicet (contributor 47361005) .