Tyrone Cemetery
Texas County,

Mar 25, 1883 Gates City, VA
Jan 24, 1975 Houston, Texas, MO

Ollie Sandusky Aldridge, 91, daughter of the late Joseph F. and Mary Aldridge, was born in Gates City, Va. on March 25, 1883 and died Jan. 24, 1975 at the Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, Mo. At the age of 13 years she moved to the Tyrone community, where she spent the remainder of her life. Most of her adult life was spent on the Boster farm. In the summer, her yard was full of different kinds of flowers. In 1907 she was united in marriage to Ruben Boster, to this union four children were born, Martha Culler of Cabool, Joe, Walter and Sherman Boster of Houston. She is preceded in death by a son Gregory, her parents, two sisters and seven brothers. In the year 1925, she was united in marriage to Robert Broadwater. Other survivors are a brother, O'Neal Aldridge of Mtn. Grove, two sisters, Susie Morris and Mary Brown of Houston, 13 grandchildren, 40 great grandchildren and 16 great great grandchildren. She became a member of the Grandview Church in 1909. Funeral services were held Monday, January 27 at 2 p.m. at the Tyrone Freewill Baptist Church with the Rev. Robert Smith officiating. Burial was in the Tyrone Cemetery under the direction of the Evans- Elliott Funeral home. [From the Houston Herald]

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Submitted: 1/7/15 • Approved: 7/15/16 • Last Updated: 4/18/18 • R762078-G762077-S3

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