Stone, Wilson Jack – Obituary

La Grande, Oregon Wilson Jack Stone, 93, of La Grande, died Feb. 1. A service will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church. Wilson was born Nov. 24, 1913, to Benjamin and Byrdie Stone in Paris, Texas. He was one of 10 children and had a twin brother, Nolan, who preceded him in



Still, Pamela Kay – Obituary

Cove, Oregon Pamela Kay Still, 61, died July 30 at her home in Cove following a courageous battle with brain cancer. Funeral services begin at 10 a.m. Monday at the First Presbyterian Church, 1308 Washington Ave., La Grande 97850. The Rev. Larry Loftus will officiate. The services will be followed by a meal at the



Filer, Martha Ann Bacus – Obituary

After an illness of several months at her home near Twisp, Washington, Mrs. Martha Filer, died Thursday, August 25 [1913] age 73 years. Mrs. Filer was born January 8, 1840 in Illinois and when a girl moved with her parents to Texas, where in 1869 she was married to Jacob Filer. [Marriage date is incorrect.



Jackson Cemetery, Lamar County, Texas

A cemetery transcription of the Jackson Cemetery in Lamar County, Texas. Located between Maxey and Hopewell on a county road. JACKSON W. M., b. 6 Apr. 1837, d. 26 Nov. 1905. Hannah, b. 30 Jan. 1841, d. 24 Oct. 1924. Thomas J., d. 12 Sept. 1887, ae. 7 mos., 14 days. Son of W. M.



Richard Cemetery, Lamar County, Texas

A cemetery transcription of Richard Cemetery in Lamar County, Texas. This grave (and possibly others) were located on private property east of Faught but has since disappeared and probably destroyed. RICHARD Ransom, 1883 – 1920. What appears to be another grave but unmarked.



Biographical Sketch of William A. Bramlette

Mr. Bramlette, of this city, is from the “Blue Grass” state, though, raised in Lamar County, Texas. He began the study of law in the office of Hon J. C. Hodges, of Paris, and was admitted to the bar in 1876, twenty-one years old. He moved to Bonham in 1880, and opened his law and



Biographical Sketch of W. S. Perkins

Proprietor of the Perkins House, of this city, was born in Georgia in 1841, and came to this state in 1856. His first occupation in Texas was that of farming. He followed this business in Lamar County, until in 1878, when he moved to Paris, and opened a hotel. He remained in Paris only a



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