598. Eugene Virgil Rutledge
was born on 18 Jan 1904 in Pond Springs, Williamson County, Texas.
(703) He died on 13 Jan 1971 in Big Spring,
Howard County, Texas.(704) He was buried
in Whitharral Cemetery, Hockley County, Texas.
From the San Angelo Newspaper, January 15, 1971:
Virgil Rutledge Services Pending
BIG SPRING (SC) - Virgil Rutledge, 66, was dead on arrival at a local hospital
Wednesday afternoon after apparently suffering a heart attack.
Services are pending at Nalley-Pickle Funeral Home.
He was born Jan. 18, 1904 in Round Rock. He was a retired roughneck and a veteran
of World War II.
Survivors include a sister Miss Ruby Rutledge of Big Spring; and two brothers,
Carl Rutledge and J. P. Rutledge, both of Fort Worth.