EVA SPEED DONOHOO
NOV. 18, 1877
OCT 12, 1929
KILLED BY AL BARNES CIRCUS ELEPHANT
Oakwood Cemetery -
Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
October 13, 1929
Funeral services for Mrs. Eva Donohoe, 52, of Kerens, who was trampled and
tusked to death Saturday afternoon by a maddened elephant at a circus, will be
held here Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock with burial in Oakwood Cemetery.
The services will be conducted by the Rev. F. P.
Culver, pastor of the First Methodist Church here.
Mrs. Donohoe was a well-to-do land owner of Kerens community and was a member of
the Daughter of the American Revolution, United Daughters of the Confederacy and
the Eastern Star. Surviving Mrs. Donohoe are one daughter, two brothers and one