McLennan County, Texas
WACO TIMES HERALD
APRIL 23, 1935
John F.G. Sparkman, 75 died at 11 p.m. Monday at his home, 2620 Bosque Boulevard. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday from the home burial in Oakwood cemetery. Compton in charge. Surviving are his widow, three sons, George C., Fred H., and Edward E. all of Waco; four brothers, George of Childress, Wess of Shamrock, Hugh of Lubbock, Dock of Cleburne.
Funeral services for Mrs. Mabel Maurine Anderson, 27, who died at 1 p.m. Monday at her residence, 1344 Pine Ave. will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday from Compton's chapel. Rev. A. Reilly Copeland officiating, interment in Rosemound. Chris Sermas, J.R. Woodward Jr., J.C. Moore, Earle Ray, Paul Darwin and G.J. Crosslin pallbearers. Mrs. Anderson had lived in Waco 13 years. She was a member of the Tabernacle Philathes class. Members of the class will be honorary pallbearers. She had been a cashier at J.G. McCrory company for 11 years.
The body of Mrs. Ann Yarbrough of Dallas, who died at her home in that city at 11:30 a.m. Monday, arrived in Waco Tuesday on the Katy at 11:20 a.m. and funeral services were held from the residence of her mother, Mrs. Rosa Arthur Taylor, 1226 Cherry street, at 4 p.m. Rev. Arthur Stout officiating, interment in Rosemound. Compton's in charge. She is survived by her husband, Fred Yarbrough; three small children, her mother; two sisters, Mrs. Birdie Marshall, Los Angeles, one brother, Clyde Thrower of Waco.
Pallbearers were Henry Smith, R.L. Dorris, Tracy Devaney, John H. Casey, James Garner, Otho Phillips, Lillis Jenkins and Fritz Bates.