1911 - 2010 (99 years) Submit Photo / Document
||Dessie Selman |
||28 May 1911
||Bazette, Navarro Co., TX
||13 Jul 2010
||Athens, Henderson Co., TX
||Malakoff Cemetery, Malakoff, Henderson Co., TX
Services for Dessie Thomas, 99, Malakoff, are scheduled for 11:00 AM Friday at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with Pastor C. E. "Buddy" Hazell officiating. Private burial will be at Malakoff Cemetery.
Mrs. Thomas died July 13, 2010 in Athens.
She was born May 28, 1911 in the Bazette Community in Navarro County to the late George Washington and Sarah Ada Rogers Selman.
Dessie resided in Malakoff 68 years and worked for Malakoff Independent School District 14 years retiring in 1973. She was a member of Parkview Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by husband Arthur Mauldin Thomas, December 29, 1962, grandson Randy Dosser, two brothers and 4 sisters.
Survivors include sons Darwin Thomas and wife Billie, Blooming Grove; Billy Thomas and wife Fern, Mesquite; daughter Sue Dosser, Chandler; sister Lessie Dixon, Seagoville; 6 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren.
Arthur Mauldin Thomas (1911 - 1962)
Texas, USA 
- Groom's Name: Arthur M. Thomas
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Bride's Name: Dessie Irene Selman
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Marriage Date: 27 Aug 1932
Marriage Place: Athens, Henderson, Texas
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Bride's Marital Status: Single
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M00026-2
System Origin: Texas-EASy
Source Film Number: 1481022
Reference Number: bk 13 p 14 
- name: Dessie Irene
baptism/christening place: , NAVARRO, TEXAS
birth date: 28 May 1911
birthplace: POWELL, NAVARRO, TX
father's name: George Washington Selman
mother's name: Sarah Ada Rogers
indexing project (batch) number: C51700-1
system origin: Texas-VR
source film number: 1516375
reference number: 2:29V62TP
Citing this Record
"Texas, Births and Christenings, 1840-1981," index, FamilySearch 
||Extended Families of Childress
||8 Jun 2020 |
||George Washington Selman, b. 13 Dec 1871, Mississippi , d. 13 Aug 1944, Terrell, Kaufman Co., TX (Age 72 years) |
||Sarah Ada Rogers, b. 15 May 1879, d. 6 May 1977, Henderson Co., TX (Age 97 years) |
||9 Jul 1899
||Navarro Co., TX
||Arthur Mauldin Thomas, b. 11 Dec 1911, Kemp, Henderson Co., Texas , d. 29 Dec 1962 (Age 51 years) |
||27 Aug 1932
||Athens, Henderson, Texas
||8 Jun 2020 |
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