399. Ima Belle Walden
was born on 26 Nov 1913 in Lake Victor, Burnet County, Texas. She died
on 15 Feb 2007 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. She was buried in Erath
Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Stephenville, Erath County, Texas.
Belle Bledsoe, 93, a homemaker, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2007, at a Fort Worth
Funeral: 1 p.m. Monday in Lacy Funeral Home Chapel, Stephenville. Burial: Gardens
of Memory Cemetery, Stephenville. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Lacy Funeral
She was born Nov. 26, 1913, to Martin Henry and Dorothy Pauline Roby Walden in
Lake Victor. She married Raymond P. Bledsoe on March 14, 1933, in Goldthwaite.
He preceded her in death on June 5, 1998. She was a Baptist.
She was preceded in death by a son, Billy Ray Bledsoe; and sisters, Cleo Tarver,
Opal Kaufman and Barbara McCollum.
Survivors: Daughter and son-in-law, Jeanne and Bill Betzel of Granbury; six grandchildren;
10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one sister-in-law; and many
nieces, nephews, and friends.
Published in the Star-Telegram on 2/17/2007.
She was married to Raymond Petty Bledsoe on 14 Mar 1933 in Goldthwaite, Mills
County, Texas. Raymond Petty Bledsoe was born on
7 Aug 1911. He died on 5 Jun 1998 in Erath County, Texas.
(76) He was buried in Erath Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Stephenville,
Erath County, Texas.
Abilene Reportr News, June 6, 1998:
STEPHENVILLE -- Raymond P. Bledsoe, 86, of Granbury and formerly of Stephenville,
died Friday in a local hospital. Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in Lacy Funeral
Ima Belle Walden and Raymond Petty Bledsoe had the following children:
Billy Ray Bledsoe.
Ima Jean Bledsoe.