McLennan County, Texas
February 1935


FEBRUARY 13, 1935



Funeral services for Frances Catherine Hays, 4, who died at 10 p.m. Monday in a hospital, were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Wilkirson-Hatch Chapel, Rev. A.C. Lane officiating. Burial was in Oakwood Cemetery.


Funeral services for Alvin Elwood Ashby 49, who died at 11 p.m. Monday at his home, 2021 South Third Street, were held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the home, Rev. M.L. Rhodes officiating. Burial was in Rosemound Cemetery.
Wilkirson-Hatch in charge.


Funeral services for Edward Maxwell, 14 months old son of Mr. and Mrs. J.E. Maxwell of Hewitt who died at 5:05 a.m. Thursday of burns suffered when a tub of scalding water was overturned on him Monday, were held at 1 p.m.
Wednesday at Compton's Chapel, with burial in McGregor Cemetery.


Mrs. Alice DuBose Walthall, 88, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A.C. Upleger, 1908 Columbus Avenue, at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. The body was sent to San Antonio where funeral services will be held.

Mrs. Walthall was born in Meringo County, Alabama, December 12, 1847.  She married Thomas Jones Walthall in 1872 and moved to the Walthall plantation in Alabama where her eight children were born.  She moved to San Antonio in 1893 where she had resided since, excepting frequent visits to Waco.

Surviving are four sons, Walter Walthall, assistant to the president of the MKT railroad, Eugene Walthall, cashier of Gross National Bank of San Antonio, Wilson Walthall of San Antonio, Dr. Thomas J. Walthall of San Antonio; two daughters, Mrs. A.C. Upleger of Waco, Mrs. C.H. Foibre of San Antonio. Two sons, James D. Walthall, former attorney general of Texas and Richard B. Walthall, former chairman of the state board of control, are deceased.

FEBRUARY 20, 1935


Funeral services for Mrs. Harriett Carter Girardy of Houston, who died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. V.T. Schuhardt, in Austin at 8 a.m. Wednesday, after which the body was brought to Waco where services were held at 2:30 p.m. at the Grove in Oakwood cemetery, and interment was made there.  Rev. C.T. Caldwell officiated at services here, and Compton had charge. She is survived by their husband, V.F. Girardy of Houston; three daughters, Mrs. Larry Morris of Houston, Mrs. Edgar Godley of Cleveland, Ohio, Mrs. V.T. Schuhardt of Austin; three sisters, Mrs. W. M. Carroll and Mrs. G.T. Goff of Beaumont, Miss Lucy Bell Carter of Houston, and three grandchildren. Mrs. Girardy was born in Waco and was the daughter of the late Edward Hill Carter and Harriett Louise Rogers Carter, pioneers of Waco. She was married to V. F. Girardy in 1902. She was a graduate of the old Waco Female college.
Pallbearers were C.M. Seley, A.H. Bell, L.B. McCulloch, R.J. Tolson, Larry Morris and Dr. V.T. Schuhardt.

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