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Victoria Co., TX - July 1975 - Seth Wright Yarbrough

Newspaper Clipping

Seth Yarbrough

Seth W. Yarbrough Sr., 79, of McFaddin, retired employe of the Missouri-Pacific Railroad, died at 7 p.m. Saturday in a Victoria nursing home following a long illness.

Mr. Yarbrough was a 32nd degree Mason, a member of Refugio Lodge No. 190, and Al Amin Shrine.   He was a member of the Christian Church.

He was born Jan. 28, 1896 at Grapeland, Tex., and formerly resided in Weslaco.   His wife, Albina, died Feb. 6, 1974.

He was the son of the late Joseph S. and Mary Adelaide Yarbrough.   He served in France during World War I.

Funderal services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Colonial Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Bruce Brannon of Ingleside officiating.   Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery with a Masonic graveside service.
Pallbearers will be members of Refugio Masonic Lodge No. 190.

Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Viola Adelaide Lewis of St. Paul, Minn., Mrs. Lillie Brandt, Mrs. Marie DeAtley, both of Victoria and Mrs. Mildred Tomas of LaMarque; two sons, Seth W. Yarbrough Jr of Woodsboro and George Drost of Victoria; 32 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Obituary recieved from Ann Stokes
Notes: Seth Wright Yarbrough, Sr. died July 19, 1975, in Victoria, TX

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