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Pearl Estell Sims

Female 1918 - 2005  (86 years)


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  • Name Pearl Estell Sims  [1
    Born 24 Nov 1918  Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Name Pearl Estell Featherston  [1
    Name Pearl Estell Featherston  [2
    Reference Number 53536 
    Reference Number Branch2 
    Died 08 Jul 2005  Gatesville, Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Gatesville, Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Unknown GEDCOM info: Greenbriar Cemetery
    Person ID I53536  Featherstone Main
    Last Modified 6 Dec 2014 

    Family Robert Lee Featherston,   b. 15 Nov 1912, Gatesville, Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Apr 1982, Gatesville, Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 04 Jul 1936  Gatesville, Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Betty Lee Featherston,   b. Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Nancy Yvonne Featherston,   b. Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary Catherine Featherston,   b. Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Robert Leslie Featherston,   b. Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. J W Featherston,   b. Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Mark Featherston,   b. Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Eldon Ray Featherston,   b. Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Martha Kay Featherston,   b. Coryell County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Robert Lee Featherston,   b. 06 Apr 1956, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 2001, Grand Saline, Van Zandt County, Texas, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F8900  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • Obituary

      'Mrs. Estell Featherston, age 86, of Gatesville, died on July 8,2005, at her residence. Funeral services were July 11, at theGatesville Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jim Featherston and theRev. Wes Covey officiating. Burial was in Greenbriar Cemetery. Mrs.Featherston was born on November 24, 1918, in Coryell County, Texas tothe late J.W. Wadie and Ethel Boykin Sims. She grew up and attendedschool in Oglesby. She married R.L. (Bob) Featherston in 1936. Theyresided in Gatesville all their married lives. He preceded her in deathon April 3,1982. She loved her family and she enjoyed gardening. She wasa member of the Gatesville Revival Center. She is survived bydaughters, Betty Hooker and husband Bill, Nancy Thompson, CatherineSmith and husband Jack, Martha James and Ruby Barnard and husband Mike,all of Gatesville; sons, Lesley (Bob) Featherston and wife Linda ofRound Rock J.W. Featherston and wife Joan and John Featherston and wifeKaren, both of Gatesville, and Eldon Ray Featherston and wife Leslie Joof Whitney; sister Mary Doyle of Pearl; brothers, Alton Sims ofGatesville and Manley Sims of San Antonio; 34 grandchildren; andnumerous great- and great-great grandchildren.' [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S866] Branch 2 research, barb1228@swbell.net, Compiler: Research done by Branch 2 decendants ofthe Featherston Line in the USA, (17 Nov. 2001), Branch 2. (Reliability: 1).
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    2. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014).

    3. [S1765] Featherstone Society Member Elaine Boston, E. Elaine Boston, (2014), Robert Lee, first child of James William and Ruby Bell WilsonFeatherston, married Pearl Estell Simms Featherston, July 4, 1936, inGatesville, Texas. They had nine children: Betty Lee, Nancy Yvonne, MaryCatherine, Robert Leslie, J.W., John Mark, Eldon Ray, Martha Kay, andRuby Fay.