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Donnie Dean Drawhorn

Male 1933 - 1994  (61 years)


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  • Name Donnie Dean Drawhorn  [1, 2, 3
    Born 9 Mar 1933  Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jul 1994  San Augustine, San Augustine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 2 Jul 1994  Rosevine Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Member of the Bronson High School annual staff circa 1950. ("A Pictorial History of Sabine County, Texas.")

      SAN AUGUSTINE TRIBUNE
      7 July 1994

      Donnie Dean Drawhorn, 61, of Houston died Friday at Colonial Pines Nursing Home in San Augustine, where he had been a resident for several weeks.

      Funeral services were held Saturday, July 2, 1994 at 2:00 pm at Wyman Roberts Funeral Home in San Augustine with burial at Rosevine Cemetery in Sabine County.

      Services were conducted by Rev. Noel Hammock and Rev. Lou Dane.

      Mr. Drawhorn had lived for many years in Houston, where he was an Administrator with the Aldine School System. He was born March 9, 1933 and lived in the Rosevine Community with his parents, Eather Parker Drawhorn and the late Ira Drawhorn. He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War and was a member of the Baptist Church.

      Survivors include his wife, Shirley Drawhorn of Houston; two sons, Donnie Dean Drawhorn II and Derek Dayne Drawhorn, both of Houston; two brothers, I.B Drawhorn Jr of Bronson and Joe Parker of Crystal Beach; three sisters, Eva Mae Springer of Louisiana, Juanita Cartwright of San Antonio and Dorothy Cindric of Canton, Ohio; and his mother, Eather Drawhorn of San Augustine.

      Pallbearers were Bob Wagstaff, Winfred Wright, Joe Cindric, Wendell Eddings, Billy Franks and Billy Rae Ware.

      A nearly identical obituary was published in the July 6, 1994 issue of the Sabine County Reporter.
    Person ID I2149  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father Ira Bell Drawhorn, Sr.,   b. 19 Nov 1896, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1980, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Eather Parker,   b. 29 Jan 1904, San Augustine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1995, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married Bef 1933 
    Family ID F9359  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Shirley Jack "Jackie" Bragg,   b. 15 Nov 1935, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 2000, Spring, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1955 
    Children 
     1. Donnie Dean Drawhorn, II,   b. 1 Sep 1959, Huntsville, Walker County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 2002, Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. Living
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2007 
    Family ID F1399  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Mar 1933 - Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jul 1994 - San Augustine, San Augustine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Jul 1994 - Rosevine Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Drawhorn, Donnie D and Shirley (Bragg)
    Drawhorn, Donnie D and Shirley (Bragg)

  • Sources 
    1. [S461] White & Toole, "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" c. 1972.

    2. [S632] Descendants of William Mercer http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mbonsal/mercer/william.html.

    3. [S342] San Augustine Tribune, weekly, 807 E. Columbia, San Augustine, TX, (San Augustine Tribune, USPS No. 479-040, Published every Thursday at 807 E. Columbia St., San Augustine, Texas 75972 Stephen Hays & Arlan Hays, Publishers. Postmaster: Change of Address notice should be made at P.O. Box 539, San Augustine, Texas 75972. The Tribune is a continuation of the Texas Chronicle moved from Galveston to San Augustine in 1837 and published as the Redlander.), 7 July 1994 (Reliability: 3).