525. Edna Alice Rutledge
was born on 8 May 1887 in Round Rock, Williamson County, Texas. She appeared
on the census on 7 Apr 1930 in Lamesa, Dawson County, Texas.
(842) She died on 11 Nov 1976 in Crane, Crane County, Texas.
(843) She was buried in LaMesa Cemetery,
From the Crane News, Crane, Texas, Thursday, November 18, 1976:
Services for Alice Edna Conklin, 89, of Crane, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in
Sheppard Chapel of Memories with graveside services at 3 p.m. at Lamesa Cemetery
She died at 6 p.m. Thursday at her home after a brief illness.
Born on May 8. 1887, in Round Rock, she was married to Byrl Pierce Conklin on
May 11, 1904, in Bangs. He died in 1923.
She had been a Crane resident 25 years and was a member of the First Baptist
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Drew Lockhart of Crane: a son, Fonza Norris
Conklin of McAlister, New Mexico; four sisters, Mrs. Susie Walker of Bangs, Mrs.
A. J. Myers and Mrs. Tommy Thompson. both of Brownwood, and Mrs. J. L. Avinger
of Sweeney; 11 grandchildren;18 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Information on this family was contributed by:
"John Aral Hays" <JHays75057@aol.com>
She was married to Byrl Pierce Conklin (son of Andrew
J. Conklin and Mattie C. Walker) on 11 May 1904 in Brown
County, Texas. Byrl Pierce Conklin was born on 14
Apr 1882 in Bangs, Brown County, Texas. He appeared on the census on 18 Apr
1910 in JP #1, Dawson County, Texas.(844)
He appeared on the census on 11 Mar 1920 in Precinct #1, Lamesa, Dawson County,
Texas.(845) He died on 23 Dec 1923 in
Lamesa, Dawson County, Texas. He was buried in LaMesa Cemetery, LaMesa, Texas.
Edna Alice Rutledge and Byrl Pierce Conklin had the following children:
Mildred Annie Conklin.
Jesse Aral Conklin.
Wilburn Pierce Conklin.
Jettie Lee Conklin.
Fonza Norris "Feenie" Conklin.