Benjamin William & Alice Elizabeth (Pevehouse) Green
of Frost, Navarro County, Texas


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January 17, 1954
Benjamin W. Green
CORSICANA, Texas. - Benjamin William Green, 67, farmer, native of Navarro County, died at his home in the Emmett community. Surviving are his wife of Emmett; eight sons, Jerry Green, Crawford; Irving Green, J. C. Green, Leonard Green, Charles Ray Green, Truitt Green, Marion Green and B. W. Green Jr. all of Frost; a daughter, Mrs. Marie Raines, Frost; fourteen grandchildren; three brothers, Tom Green, Richland; Sam Green and Joe Green, both of Frost; five sisters, Mrs. Van Young, Frost; Mrs. E. C. Holloway and Mrs. G. W. Webb, both of Corsicana; Mrs. Clem Gilbert, Dallas, and Mrs. J. D. Toten, Dawson, and other relatives.

Obituary Submitted by Dana Stubbs

 

 


Marker Photo by Edward L. Williams
Plot Entrance - Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co., TX


Marker Photo by Edward L. Williams

Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co., TX

 

 

 

 

 

 

NAVARRO COUNTY DEATH CERTIFICATE - Volume 11, pg 588

Benjamin William Green
Place of Death: Emmett, Rural 5, Navarro Co., TX
Residence: Emmett, Rural #5, Navarro Co., TX
Sex: Male Color: White Married: DOB: 5-1-1886 Age: 67yrs 8mos 14days
Occupation: Farmer: Business: Farming
Birthplace: Raleigh Community, Navarro Co., TX
Fathers Name: Caleb P. Green, Birth Place: Arkansas
Mothers Maiden name: Mollie Williams: Arkansas
Armed Forces: No SSN: None Informant: Truitt G. Green
Cause of Death: Coronary Occlusion
Ben H. Griffin M.D. of Frost attended from Jan 15, 1954 - Jan 15, 1954
Burial: 1-16-1954, Frost Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX; Corley Funeral Home by H. Clyde Riddels

 

FAMILY OUTLINE

Benjamin William Green was born April 1, 1886 near Raleigh in Navarro Co., TX.  He was the son of Caleb Pinkney & Mollie Othella (Williams) Green.  On Dec 15, 1908 at Emmett, Ben married Alice Elizabeth Pevehouse, daughter of James Franklin "Frank" Pevehouse and Mary Cathryn (Caldwell) Hollman.  Alice was born on 10 August 1886 at Raleigh, Navarro Co., TX.  Ben and Alice bought a farm near Emmett.  During their lives they farmed at Jones Ranch, Retreat, McCord, as well as at Emmett.

After farming in the McCord Community for thirty years, Ben and Alice moved back to Emmett to their homeplace.  Ben died on January 15, 1954.  Alice then moved to Frost and then to the Paulyne's Convalescent Home where she died January 31, 1972.  They are buried in the Frost Cemetery at Frost, Navarro Co., TX.

Ben and Alice had eight boys and one girl listed below.

Descendants of Benjamin William "Ben" Green

1 Benjamin William "Ben" Green b: 1 April 1886 in Raleigh, Navarro Co., TX d: 15 January 1954 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX Burial: 16 January 1915 Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co., TX

.. +Alice Elizabeth Pevehouse b: 10 August 1886 in Raleigh, Navarro Co., TX d: 31 January 1972 in Frost, Navarro Co., TX Burial: February 1972 Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co., TX. OBITUARY

........ 2 Jerry Scott Green b: 2 August 1909 in Navarro Co., TX d: 8 November 1975 in McLennan Co., TX  Burial: Crawford Cemetery, Crawford, McLennan Co., TX

............ +Lillie N, Yarborough  b: 3 oct 1907 in TX  d: 33 Nov 1994 in McLannan Co., TX  Burial: Crawford Cemetery, Crawford, McLennan Co., TX

........ 2 Prentice Irvin Green b: 12 December 1910 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX d: 7 July 1986 in Twlight Home, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: Frost Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX; Obituary

............ +Mary Helen Sanders b: 15 August 1914 in Frost, Navarro Co., TX  d. 2 Aug 2010 in Hillcrest Hospital, Waco, McLannan Co., TX; Burial: Frost Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX

........ 2 James Caleb Green b: 27 June 1913 in Frost, Navarro Co., TX d: 24 March 1995 in Navarro Regional Hospital, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: 26 March 1995 Frost Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX

............ +Lois Geraldine Osborne b: 12 March 1914 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX d: 26 April 1996 in Columbia Regional Hospital, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: Frost Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX;  Obituary

........ 2 Leonard Harold Green b: 16 October 1915 in Navarro Co., TX d: 16 September 1956 in Navarro Co., TX Burial: 17 September 1956 Prairie Grove Cemetery, Emmett, Navarro Co., TX; Obituary

............ +Ihna Geraldine Thomason b: 25 November 1921 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX d. 21 Jan 2012 in Waco, McLannan Co., TX Burial: Prairie Grove Cemetery

........ 2 Charlie Ray Green b: 23 September 1917 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX d. 17 January 2003 in Medical Center, Lancaster, Dallas Co., TX  Burial: Frost, Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co. TX Obituary | Biography

............ +Willie Bee Cook b: 22 October 1917 in Frost, Navarro Co., TX d: 1 July 1992 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX (Navarro Regional Hospital) Burial: July 1992 Frost, Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co. TX Obituary

........ 2 Truitt Winford Green b: 15 February 1920 in Frost, Navarro Co., TX d: 3 March 1997 in Navarro Regional Hospital, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: Frost Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX

............ +Nelda Ruth Hamiter b: 27 May 1926 in Hopkins Co., TX d: 11 June 1993 in Frost Navarro Co., TX (at residence) Burial: Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co. TX

........ 2 Marion Roy [TWIN] Green b: 13 October 1923 in Navarro Co., TX d. 22 June 2003 Burial: Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co. TX

............ +Bobbie Jean McClure b: 18 June 1926 in Frost, Navarro Co., TX; d. 2 May 2008 Burial: Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co. TX

........ 2 Marie Joy [TWIN] Green b: 13 October 1923 in Navarro Co., TX d: 31 December 1996 in Navarro Co., TX Burial: January 1997 Prairie Grove Cemetery, Emmett, Navarro Co., TX

............ +Bobby Martin Raines b: 17 December 1925 in Mexia, Limestone Co., TX d: 7 November 1981 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX (at home) Burial: November 1981 Prairie Grove Cemetery, Emmett, Navarro Co., TX

........ 2 Benjamin William Green, Jr. b: 7 May 1926 in Navarro Co., TX d: 25 August 1985 in Houston, Harris Co., TX (St. Lukes Hospital) Burial: 28 August 1985 Frost Cemetery, Navarro Co., TX

............ +Winnie Jean Corgile

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