541. Ethel East
was born on 1 Mar 1886 in Halletsville, Lavaca County, Texas. She died on 6
Feb 1971 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas.(84)
She was buried in Mission Burial Park North, San Antonio, Texas.
From the San Antonio Express - Monday, February 8, 1971:
SAN ANTONIO DEATHS AND FUNERALS
Mrs. Ethel E. Hancock
Services for Mrs. Ethel E. Hancock, 84, of 200 W. Pyron Ave., who died Saturday,
will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Mission Park Funeral Chapel. Burial will
be in Mission Burial Park.
Survivors include three daughters, three sons, two sisters, a brother, 17 grandchildren
and five great-grandchildren.
From the Classified Section, same day:
Mrs. Ethel E. Hancock, age 84, of 200 W. Pyron, passed away Saturday, Feb. 4
in a local hospital. Native of Lavaca County and San Antonio resident for 45
years. Member of Harlandale United Methodist Church.
Survivors; daughters, Mrs. C. L. McCord of Corpus Christi, Mrs. Gladys Whiles
of Midland and Mrs. T. G. Hargrove of San Antonio; sons, C. M. Hancock of Tuscon,
Ariz., E. C. Hancock of Syracuse, N.Y. and G. D. Hancock of Corpus Christi; sisters,
Mrs. Ollie Sheppard of San antonio and Mrs. Ann Vines of Eastland; brother J.
N. East of Austin; seventeen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted in Mission Park Funeral Chapel at 1:30 p.m.
Monday, Feb. 8, with Rev. E. E. Reeves officiating.
Interment in Mission Burial Park. Arrangements by Mission Park Funeral Chapels,
Loop 13 at Mission Rd.
She was married to Henry Clyde Hancock (son of David Hancock)
on 19 Jul 1914 in Dublin, Erath County, Texas. Henry
Clyde Hancock was born on 24 Dec 1888 in Palmyra, Tennessee. He appeared
on the census on 1 Jan 1920 in 1632 Peach Street, JP #1, Witchita Falls, Texas.
(905) He appeared on the census on 19 Apr
1930 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas.(906)
He died on 19 Mar 1962 in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas. He was buried
in San Jose Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas. Ethel East and Henry Clyde Hancock
had the following children:
Nettie Katherine Hancock.
Charles Henry Hancock.
Gladys Helen Hancock.
Eddie Clayton Hancock.
George Ingram Hancock.