1933 - 1994 (61 years)
||Donnie Dean Drawhorn [1, 2, 3] |
||9 Mar 1933
||Sabine County, Texas 
||1 Jul 1994
||San Augustine, San Augustine County, Texas 
||2 Jul 1994
||Rosevine Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas 
- 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.
||Strong Family Tree
||17 Aug 2014 |
||Ira Bell Drawhorn, Sr., b. 19 Nov 1896, Texas , d. 16 Oct 1980, Sabine County, Texas (Age 83 years) |
||Eather Parker, b. 29 Jan 1904, San Augustine County, Texas , d. 2 Sep 1995, Sabine County, Texas (Age 91 years) |
||Group Sheet, Family chart
- [S461] White & Toole, "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" c. 1972.
- [S632] Descendants of William Mercer http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mbonsal/mercer/william.html.
- [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).