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Ola Jean Fuller

Female 1934 - 2008  (74 years)


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  • Name Ola Jean Fuller  [1
    Born 26 Jul 1934  Rosevine, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Oct 2008  Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 13 Oct 2008  Rosevine Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • According to the book "A Pictorial History of Sabine County, Texas," Ola Jean was a member of the Bronson High School girls basketball team from 1949 to 1952, as well as being a member of the Future Homemakers of America.

      The Sabine County Reporter
      Wednesday, October 15, 2008
      Page 11

      Ola Jean Ford

      Ola Jean Ford, 74, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, in Lufkin after an illness.

      She was born on July 26, 1934, and lived most of her life in Rosevine. She retired as a bank teller from the Pineland State Bank in Pineland. She worked as a bank teller in the First National Bank in Orange from 1965 through 1976 when she moved back to Rosevine from Orange.

      Survivors, son, Aston "Rusty" Ford of Gilmer; daughter, Karen BROWN of Rosevine; brothers, James Roland Fuller of Nacogdoches, David Fuller and H.D. "Junior" Fuller, both of Rosevine, and Dwain Fuller of Pasedena; sister, Mildred TONER of Rosevine; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

      Funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 13 in the Starr Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Rosevine Cemetery in Rosevine.

      Services under the direction of Starr Funeral Home, Hemphill.

      (Transcribed by Melinda McLemore Strong, October 2008)

      A nearly identical obituary was in the October 16, 2008 issue of the San Augustine Tribune.
    Person ID I648  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father James Herman Fuller,   b. 17 Dec 1903, Rosevine, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1970, San Augustine, San Augustine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Ruth McCroskey,   b. 11 Jan 1907, Pollock, Grant Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1967  (Age 60 years) 
    Married Abt 1924  [2
    • At one time, Ruth's parents were sharecroppers for Joseph T. Fuller (Herman's father), and that is how Ruth McCroskey and Herman Fuller met.
    Family ID F458  Group Sheet  |  Family chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2006 
    Family ID F504  Group Sheet  |  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jul 1934 - Rosevine, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Oct 2008 - Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Oct 2008 - Rosevine Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Church of God Congregants-1949, Rosevine, Sabine County, Texas
    Church of God Congregants-1949, Rosevine, Sabine County, Texas
    The congregation of the Rosevine Church of God, ca 1949
    Fuller, Ola Jean, ca 1950, Bronson High School Girls Basketball
    Fuller, Ola Jean, ca 1950, Bronson High School Girls Basketball
    Ola Jean is in the top row, center
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Fuller, Herman and Ruth Children, ca 2005
    Fuller, Herman and Ruth Children, ca 2005
    Dwain FULLER, David FULLER, Ola Jean (Fuller) FORD, James Roland FULLER and Mildred (Fuller) TONER: Five of the Ten children born to James Herman FULLER and Ruth McCROSKEY

  • Sources 
    1. [S336] The Sabine County Reporter, P.O. Box 700, Hemphill, Texas (Published Weekly), (Founded in 1883, The Sabine County Reporter (USPS 474-660) is published once a week on Wednesday. The Reporter is Published by Sabine County Reporter, Inc. Postmaster: Send change of address to P.O. Box 700, Hemphill, Texas 75948-0700. The Sabine County Reporter and The Rambler merged March 1, 1988. Member National Newspaper Association and Texas Press Association.), Wednesday, October 15, 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S461] White & Toole, "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" c. 1972, p 75 (Reliability: 3).