Marie (Martindale) Rosson (my first cousin, once removed) was the oldest child of Walter Ivan and Snodie (Chambers) Martindale. She was born 23 June 1904 in Texas and died 19 February 1969 in Houston, Harris County, Texas.
MRS MARIE ROSSON, 64, of 310 Ahrens St, passed away Tuesday in a local hospital. Houston resident 52 years. Member Methodist Church. Survivors: Daughters, Mrs A. D. (Marion) Davis, Houston, Mrs F. J. (Hazel) Kussman Jr, Anaheim, Calif; sisters, Mrs Doris McLaughlin, Houston, Mrs William Knasp, Houston, Mrs W. F. Siebe, Bon Wier, Texas; brothers, A. C. Martindale, D. H. Martindale, Houston; grandchildren, Mrs Gayle Ann Thorson, Glynn A. Davis, Houston, David Kussman, Rickey Kussman, Anaheim, Calif. Funeral services 2 PM Thursday, Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Chapel. Interment Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery. FOREST PARK LAWNDALE FUNERAL HOME, 6900 Lawndale, 928-5141.”
[Source: Undated obituary for Marie Rosson from unidentified newspaper, Spurlock, Mamie Olive (Martindale), Scrapbook, ca 1950-1970; privately held by Cheryl Anne (Chaney) Beaver, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Lone Grove, Oklahoma. 2010. Photocopy in possession of Denise Spurlock.]
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