McLennan County, Texas
October 1959

OCTOBER 05, 1959

 Mrs. E. E. Folk, 82, died at 2:15 a.m. Sunday at her home in Marlin. Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Sunday at Adams Funeral Chapel. Mass was at 9:30 Monday in St. Joseph Catholic Church at Marlin. Rev. Henry Gottschalk officiated with burial in Calvery Cemetery. Mrs. Folk was born Della Rickellman in Marlin, Jan. 6, 1887. She had lived in Marlin most of her life. Survivors are six sons, Lee Harter of Mart, Wm. J. Harter and Jimmy Harter of Marlin, Joe Harter of Lubbock, Louis Harter of Mississippi and Elmer Folk of Houston; three stepdaughters, Mrs. Weldon Read of Mart, Mrs. Jessie Woody of Aransas Pass and Mrs. Lodema Jordan of Conroe; three sisters, Mrs. Chas F Pard of New Jersey, Mrs. Mary Schuh and Mrs. Clara Donohoo of Marlin; ten grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

OCTOBER 07, 1959

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Prairie Hill Methodist church for Mrs. H.L. Dellinger who died at 9:30 a.m. Monday at her home at Prairie Hill. She was 78 years of age. Rev. Ollie Wilson officiated with burial in Prairie Hill cemetery. Mrs. Dellinger was born Maude Nelson in Tennessee Nov. 3, 1880. She had lived at Prairie Hill 42 years. She was married to H.L. Dellinger, a farmer. He died in 1936. She was an active worker in the Prairie Hill Methodist Church.
Survivors include the following: two sons, A.L. Dellinger of Bellmead and D.H. Dellinger of Waco; a daughter, Mrs. B.F. Bronaugh of Prairie Hill; three sisters, Mrs. J.L. Dellinger of San Antonio, Mrs. W. H. Johnson of Ashdown, Ark., and Mrs. Gladys Rhoden of Pine Bluff, Ark.; three brothers, Roy Nelson of Little Rock, Ark., H.G. Nelson of Monroe, La., and A.F. Nelson of Joinerville; and four grandchildren.

OCTOBER 09, 1959

 Mrs. L. L. Hill, 55, of Riesel died at 4:25 a.m. Thursday at the home of her niece, Mrs. B. G. Mohlman, Waco. Funeral services were held at 3 p.m.
Friday at Littlepage Chapel in Mart, Rev. J. W. Gillis officiated, with burial in Riesel cemetery.Survivors include her husband, L. L. Hill of Riesel; one sister, Mrs. Pete Strunck of Riesel; one brother, H. C. Schmidt of Riesel; two nephews and four nieces. Mrs. Hill had lived at Riesel all her life. She was a member of the Myers Memorial Methodist Church of Riesel.

John C. Mills, 77, resident of Mart for a number of years before moving to Groesbeck about 18 months ago, died at 11:20 p.m. Thursday at his home, in Groesbeck. His many friends, will regret to hear of his death.
Funeral services are pending, but will be held either Sunday or Monday at the First Baptist Church of Mart.
Survivors are his wife; one daughter, Mrs. R.E. Winans of Waco; one son, Cecil Mills of Ojai, Calif.; two brothers, Lee Mills of Waco and Henry Mills of Kingsville; two sisters, Mrs. D. O. Chenault of Mart and Mrs. C. E. Vickers of Mexia; one granddaughter and two great-grandchildren.

Luther H. McCarver, 85, died sudden Thursday morning, Oct. 8, at his home, Route 1, Otto. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Boone Church of Christ, with burial at Boone,. Littlepage in charge of arrangements. Survivors include his wife and six children.
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