Mary Janice Culpepper

Female, #23281, (3 Jul 1938 - before May 2012)
Father*Carl Sheppard Culpepper
Mother*Lois Johnson
Birth*3 Jul 1938 Mary was born at Mexia, Limestone Co., Texas, on 3 Jul 1938.1 
Marriage*21 Nov 1956 She married Louis Edward Hinton at Houston, Harris Co., Texas, on 21 Nov 1956 at age 18.2,3 
Married Name21 Nov 1956  As of 21 Nov 1956, her married name was Hinton.3 
Divorce*29 Jan 1979 She and Louis Edward Hinton were divorced on 29 Jan 1979 at Fort Bend Co., Texas.4 
Death*before May 2012 She died before May 2012.5 

Family

Louis Edward Hinton
Child
  • Tracy Ann Hinton1
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited4 May 2012

Citations

  1. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Carl Shepard Culpepper Family Group Sheet.
  3. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8795
    Mary Janice Culpepper, F, 18, and Louis Edward Hinton, M, 18, married 21 Nov 1956 in Harris Co., TX.
  4. Texas Deaprtment of State Health Services, compiler, TX Divorce Index, 1968-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8794
    Mary J Hinton, 40, and Louis E Hinton, 40, divorced 29 Jan 1979 in Fort Bend Co., TX. Original Marriage Date: 21 Nov 1956. Number of Children: 1.
  5. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.

Louis Edward Hinton

Male, #23282, (13 Feb 1938 - 11 Nov 2010)
Birth*13 Feb 1938 Louis was born on 13 Feb 1938.1 
Marriage*21 Nov 1956 He married Mary Janice Culpepper at Houston, Harris Co., Texas, on 21 Nov 1956 at age 18.2,3 
Divorce*29 Jan 1979 He and Mary Janice Culpepper were divorced on 29 Jan 1979 at Fort Bend Co., Texas.4 
Residence*2006 Louis resided at Ashdown, Little River Co., Arkansas, in 2006.1 
Death*11 Nov 2010 He died at Ashdown, Little River Co., Arkansas, on 11 Nov 2010 at age 72.5 

Family

Mary Janice Culpepper
Child
  • Tracy Ann Hinton6
Last Edited11 Oct 2014

Citations

  1. MyFamily.com Inc., compiler, US Public Records Index, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8907&enc=1
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Carl Shepard Culpepper Family Group Sheet.
  3. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8795
    Mary Janice Culpepper, F, 18, and Louis Edward Hinton, M, 18, married 21 Nov 1956 in Harris Co., TX.
  4. Texas Deaprtment of State Health Services, compiler, TX Divorce Index, 1968-2002, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8794
    Mary J Hinton, 40, and Louis E Hinton, 40, divorced 29 Jan 1979 in Fort Bend Co., TX. Original Marriage Date: 21 Nov 1956. Number of Children: 1.
  5. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  6. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0

Peggy Marie Winborn

Female, #23284, (22 Jul 1926 - 4 Jun 2016)
Birth*22 Jul 1926 Peggy was born at Blytheville, Mississippi Co., Arkansas, on 22 Jul 1926.1 
Married Name Her married name was Culpepper. 
Marriage*circa 1958 She married Edwin Randall Culpepper at Texas circa 1958.2,3 
Death of Spouse29 Aug 2013 Her husband Edwin Randall Culpepper died on 29 Aug 2013 at Missouri City, Fort Bend Co., Texas.3 
Residence*Sep 2013 She resided at Missouri City, Fort Bend Co., Texas, in Sep 2013.3 
Death*4 Jun 2016 She died at Missouri City, Fort Bend Co., Texas, on 4 Jun 2016 at age 89.1 
Obituary*9 Jun 2016 Peggy Marie Culpepper, born in Blytheville, Arkansas on July 22, 1926, the daughter of J.T. and Lillian Winborn, died on June 4, 2016 in Missouri City, with family by her side. Peggy was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Randy Culpepper. She is survived by her daughter Sheri Burnett and her husband Roy Burnett, daughter Jody Valentine and her husband Paul Valentine, daughter Amy Harrott, sister-in-law Janice Shult and her husband Richard Shult. Peggy is also survived by five grandchildren; Wendi Fabre and her fiancé Brandon Brookshire, Tonya Grubbs, Ashley Grubbs, Todd Burnett and Sydney Valentine; great grandchild Rudy Fabre; niece Tracy McKernan and her husband Joe McKernan, great niece Bailey McKernan and numerous cousins. The greatest love of Peggy's life was her family. She dedicated herself; being a loving and caring wife, mother, aunt, cousin and grandmother. Peggy was known to her grandchildren and many others as, "Grannie". Peggy will be remembered by friends and family as witty, kind, caring and loving. She will be greatly missed by all that knew her.1 

Family

Edwin Randall Culpepper
Marriage*circa 1958 She married Edwin Randall Culpepper at Texas circa 1958.2,3 
Children
  • Sherilyn Culpepper4
  • Jody Carol Culpepper5
  • Amy Lois Culpepper6
Last Edited13 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. Obituary of Peggy Culpepper, published in the Houston Chronicle on June 9, 2016.
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Carl Shepard Culpepper Family Group Sheet.
  3. The Houston Chronicle, Houston (Harris Co.), TX.
    http://www.chron.com/
    Obituary of Edwin Randall 'Randy' Culpepper (#23280), published 1 Sep 2013.
  4. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Sherilyn Culpepper, Female, born __ 1949 in Harris Co., Texas, child of Edwin Randall Culpepper and Peggy Marie Winborn.
  5. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Jody Carol Culpepper, Female, born __ 1958 in Harris Co., Texas, child of Edwin Randall Culpepper and Peggy Marie Winborn.
  6. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Amy Lois Culpepper, Female, born __ 1961 in Harris Co., Texas, child of Edwin Randall Culpepper and Peggy Marie Winborn.

Edna Earl Reeves

Female, #23290, (18 Jun 1922 - 14 Aug 2002)
Father*Thomas Van Buron Reeves
Mother*Tessie Lee Sue Culpepper
Birth*18 Jun 1922 Edna was born at Pine Forest, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 18 Jun 1922.1 
Marriage*28 Dec 1951 She married Rev. Homer Hulet Caldwell at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 28 Dec 1951 at age 29.1 
Married Name28 Dec 1951  As of 28 Dec 1951, her married name was Caldwell. 
Death of Father5 Feb 1970 Her father Thomas Van Buron Reeves died on 5 Feb 1970 at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas.2 
Employment*1981 Edna's occupation: teacherFirst United Methodist Church at Irving, Dallas Co., Texas, in 1981. 
Residence*1981 Edna resided at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas, in 1981. 
Death of Mother27 Oct 1981 Her mother Tessie Lee Sue Culpepper died on 27 Oct 1981 at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas.3 
Biography*Dec 1981 According to the Reeves, Caldwell, DeVore, Smith & Smith families Holiday Newsletter from December 1981, "Edna Earl is teaching Kindergarten at First United Methodist Church in Irving." 
Death of Spouse14 Dec 1986 Her husband Rev. Homer Hulet Caldwell died on 14 Dec 1986 at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas.1 
Death*14 Aug 2002 She died at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas, on 14 Aug 2002 at age 80.4 
Burial*say 17 Aug 2002 Her body was interred say 17 Aug 2002 at Restlawn Memorial Park, Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas.4 

Family

Rev. Homer Hulet Caldwell
Marriage*28 Dec 1951 She married Rev. Homer Hulet Caldwell at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 28 Dec 1951 at age 29.1 
Children
  • Samuel Lee Caldwell
  • Carey Van Caldwell
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited4 May 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Homer Hulet Caldwell Family Group Sheet.
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Thomas Van Buron Reeves Pedigree Chart.
  3. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Thomas Van Buron Reeves Family Group Sheet.
  4. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.

Annie Jo Reeves

Female, #23291, (21 Jul 1924 - 30 Jun 2002)
Father*Thomas Van Buron Reeves
Mother*Tessie Lee Sue Culpepper
Birth*21 Jul 1924 Annie was born at Pine Forest, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 21 Jul 1924.1 
Marriage*5 Jun 1959 She married Rev. Boyd Irven DeVore at Texas on 5 Jun 1959 at age 34.1 
Married Name5 Jun 1959  As of 5 Jun 1959, her married name was DeVore. 
Death of Father5 Feb 1970 Her father Thomas Van Buron Reeves died on 5 Feb 1970 at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas.2 
Residence*1981 Annie resided at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas, in 1981. 
Death of Mother27 Oct 1981 Her mother Tessie Lee Sue Culpepper died on 27 Oct 1981 at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas.3 
Death*30 Jun 2002 She died at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas, on 30 Jun 2002 at age 77. 
Biography* Annie Jo married Rev. Boyd Devore, a Methodist minister who died in 1967. The Reeves, Caldwell, DeVore, Smith & Smith families Holiday Newsletter from December 1981 noted: Jo has had a fulfilling year working with the older people in the First United Methodist Church in Grand Prairie. She is happy that her life combines contact with the older generation as well as the younger generation.
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Obituary: Funeral services for Annie Jo Reeves DeVore, 77, a native of Hopkins County, will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, at Restland Memorial Chapel in Dallas.
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Interment will follow at Restland Memorial Park.
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Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Restland Funeral Home in Dallas.
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Mrs. Reeves died Sunday, June 30. She was born July 21, 1924, in Hopkins County, the daughter of Thomas Van Buron and Tessie Lee Sue Culpepper Reeves. She married Boyd I. DeVore on June 5, 1959. He preceded her in death on Feb. 21, 1967.
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Mrs. DeVore received her hgh school education in Pickton, then earned bachelor's and master's degrees in English and history from East Texas Teachers College in Commerce. She taught at schools in Pickton, Yantis and Duncanville.
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She was a volunteer for the Red Cross. She served as an "Official Visitor" of the First Methodist Church in Grand Prairie. She volunteered her time with the Food Pantry. For a time she was a house mother for Hope Cottage Pregnancy and Adoption Center.
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Survivors include four children, Boyd I. DeVore, Jr., Jewel May DeVore Weber, Paul Leonard DeVore, and David Wilson DeVore and three sisters, Edna Earl Caldwell of Dallas, and Tes Smith and Tommie Sue Smith of Grand Prairie.
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Memorials may be made to C. C. Young / Blanton Gardens Retirement Center, 4829 West Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX 75214.4 

Family

Rev. Boyd Irven DeVore
Marriage*5 Jun 1959 She married Rev. Boyd Irven DeVore at Texas on 5 Jun 1959 at age 34.1 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited4 May 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Boyd Irven DeVore Family Group Sheet.
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Thomas Van Buron Reeves Pedigree Chart.
  3. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Thomas Van Buron Reeves Family Group Sheet.
  4. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.

Billy Buron Reeves

Male, #23292, (14 Dec 1931 - 24 Oct 1992)
Father*Thomas Van Buron Reeves
Mother*Tessie Lee Sue Culpepper
Birth*14 Dec 1931 Billy was born at Pine Forest, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 14 Dec 1931.1 
Employment* Billy's occupation: sales. 
Birth of Son15 Feb 1957 His son Timothy Buron Reeves was born on 15 Feb 1957 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana.2 
Death of Father5 Feb 1970 His father Thomas Van Buron Reeves died on 5 Feb 1970 at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas.3 
Death of Mother27 Oct 1981 His mother Tessie Lee Sue Culpepper died on 27 Oct 1981 at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas.4 
Residence*1992 Billy resided at Alief, Harris Co., Texas, in 1992.5 
Death*24 Oct 1992 He died at Harris Co., Texas, on 24 Oct 1992 at age 60.6 
Biography* Billy Buron Reeves was the son of Thomas Van Buron and Tessie Lee Sue (Culpepper) Reeves. He died in 1991 at the age of 59. According to the unpublished manuscript, Back to the Boat--or Almost--with Our Culpepper and Reeves Ancestors on the Billy Buron Reeves Family Group Sheet, Billy was listed as having been in the U.S. Army. The following is from the Reeves, Caldwell, DeVore, Smith & Smith families Holiday Newsletter from December 1981: Bill made his annual attempt to grow tomatoes in a small plot in the backyard. As usual, he grew beautiful, lush, green plants, but no tomatoes. Jo has been doing her usual things-----working at Foley's--telling Bill what he did wrong with the tomatoes--growing flowers--and telling Bill more things he did wrong with the tomatoes. 

Family

Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited4 May 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Billy Buron Reeves Family Group Sheet.
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Timothy Buron Reeves Family Group Sheet.
  3. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Thomas Van Buron Reeves Pedigree Chart.
  4. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Thomas Van Buron Reeves Family Group Sheet.
  5. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  6. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876

Kenneth Carr Smith

Male, #23294, (19 Dec 1930 - 5 May 2002)
Father*Carr P. Smith
Mother*Birty Lou Helen Basham
Birth*19 Dec 1930 Kenneth was born at El Dorado, Union Co., Arkansas, on 19 Dec 1930.1 
Death of Father14 Apr 1981 His father Carr P. Smith died on 14 Apr 1981 at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas.2 
Employment* Kenneth's occupation: partnerAccent Graphics Sign Co. at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas
Death of MotherMay 1994 His mother Birty Lou Helen Basham died in May 1994 at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas
Death*5 May 2002 He died at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas, on 5 May 2002 at age 71.3 

Family

Children
  • Scott Stanton Smith
  • Sonya Sheryl Smith
Last Edited12 Sep 2014

Citations

  1. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Kenneth Carr Smith Family Group Sheet.
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Carr P. Smith Family Group Sheet.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm

Rev. Boyd Irven DeVore

Male, #23296, (26 Jan 1909 - 21 Feb 1967)
Birth*26 Jan 1909 Boyd was born at Eighty Four, Washington Co., Pennsylvania, on 26 Jan 1909.1 
Employment* Boyd's occupation: Methodist minister at Texas
Marriage* He married (?) Hurt.1 
Marriage*5 Jun 1959 He married Annie Jo Reeves at Texas on 5 Jun 1959 at age 50.1 
Death*21 Feb 1967 He died at Texas on 21 Feb 1967 at age 58.1 
Burial* His body was interred at Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas.1 

Family 1

(?) Hurt
Children
  • Jewel May DeVore
  • Boyd Irven DeVore Jr.
  • Paul Leonard DeVore
  • David Wilson DeVore

Family 2

Annie Jo Reeves
Last Edited17 Apr 2003

Citations

  1. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Boyd Irven DeVore Family Group Sheet.

Rev. Homer Hulet Caldwell

Male, #23297, (3 May 1914 - 14 Dec 1986)
Father*Samuel Woodard Caldwell
Mother*Catherine Aubrey Scogin
Name Variation He was also known as Joe. 
Birth*3 May 1914 Homer was born at Wood Co., Texas, on 3 May 1914.1 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(U.S. Air Force.) 
Marriage*28 Dec 1951 He married Edna Earl Reeves at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 28 Dec 1951 at age 37.2 
Death of Father1 Apr 1963 His father Samuel Woodard Caldwell died on 1 Apr 1963 at Wood Co., Texas.3 
Death of Mother22 Oct 1972 His mother Catherine Aubrey Scogin died on 22 Oct 1972 at Mineola, Wood Co., Texas.4 
Residence*28 May 1981 Homer resided at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas, on 28 May 1981. 
Death*14 Dec 1986 He died at Grand Prairie, Dallas Co., Texas, on 14 Dec 1986 at age 72.2 
Burial*circa 16 Dec 1986 His body was interred circa 16 Dec 1986 at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas.2 
Biography* Rev. Caldwell was one of 12 children and although the family was poor financially, Rev. Caldwell remembers that they were "rich' with Christian parents.5 Rev. Caldwell became a Methodist minister and, when he retired in 1981, and began writing a book about his childhood.5 

Family

Edna Earl Reeves
Marriage*28 Dec 1951 He married Edna Earl Reeves at Sulphur Springs, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 28 Dec 1951 at age 37.2 
Children
  • Samuel Lee Caldwell
  • Carey Van Caldwell
Last Edited4 May 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Homer Caldwell Pedigree Chart 'Alba' Wood/Rains Co, TX border.
  2. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Homer Hulet Caldwell Family Group Sheet.
  3. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Samuel W. Caldwell Sheet 'near Alba' on Wood/Rains Co, TX border.
  4. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
    Samuel Woodard Caldwell Family Group Sheet.
  5. Reeves, Caldwell, DeVore, Smith & Smith families Holiday Newsletter from December 1981