Texas Obituaries - 1920 - "Grandma Green"

"Grandma" Green was born in Sumpter County, Alabama in 1840, moved with her parents to Mississippi and in 1851 moved to Navarro County, Texas. She was married to J.D. Caddel in 1858, and to that union were born three children, Mrs. Mary McCoy, deceased; Mrs. Fannie Clay and J.D. Caddel. Her first husband died in 1862. She afterward married S. Green. To this union wre born four children. Ben Green, Vincy (who died at 8 years of age), Mrs Lannie Newman and Mrs. lena Durham. In 1877 they moved to Jack county, TX where she resided until her death, June 10, 1920. She left five children, thirty-four grandchildren, forty-five great-grandchildren, one brother, O.M. Melton, and a host of other relatives, and friends to mourn her death. she was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church for fifty-four years. She was a kind and loving mother; always visiting the sick and always willing to help any one in need. She was ever strict to attend her church when possible to do so.

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