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Thomas C Kimbro
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1877
Walker County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 1957
Harris County
Texas, USA

Name: Tom C. Kimbro
Death date: 14 Dec 1957
Death place: Houston, Harris, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 80 years 9 months 3 days
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 11 Mar 1877
Birth place: Texas
Marital status: Widowed
Spouse name:
Father name: Mark Kimbro
Father birth place: Ala.
Mother name:
Mother birth place:
Occupation: Farmer
Residence: Madisonville, Madison, Texas
Cemetery name:
Burial place: Madisonville, Texas
Burial date: 14 Dec 1957
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2135925
Digital GS number: 4163657
Image number: 2456
Reference number: cn 68115
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Madisonville Meteor of December 19, 1957:


Funeral services were held at the J. M. Day Funeral Home December 16 for Thomas C. Kimbro, 80, who died December 14 at the Heights Hospital in Houston.

Mr. Kimbro was born in Walker County March 11, 1877, but had lived in Madison County for many years. His father was Martin Luther Kimbro, who was a native of Alabama, and his mother was Martha Jane Brimberry Kimbro, who was a native of Walker County.

The first marriage of Mr. Kimbro was to Miss Jenny Pender, who preceded him in death. His second marriage was to Miss Lema Lillian Wilson, who also preceded him in death. Three children were born to the first union, Ernest, Jim Bill and Edna Kimbro. Ernest and Edna preceded him in death. Eight children were born to the second union and one of them, Truman Carroll Kimbro, was killed in World War II in 1944. Children surviving him are Jim Bill, Robbie Burtis Kimbro of Houston; Jewell of Liberty; Adele and Idelle, twin daughters, and Maudine, and T. C. of Houston and Melvin Glyn Kimbro of Heavener, Oklahoma; one sister, Mrs. Tom Parker of Madisonville; eleven grandchildren.

Services were conducted at 2 p.m. Monday with Rev. Neal Todd, pastor of the Second Baptist Church, officiating. Burial was in the High Prairie Cemetery with Day Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Pallbearers were R. H. Park, Snooky Evans, E. P. Thomas, J. R. Cleere, Timothy Burr and John Dean Carter.
Family links: 
  Martha Jane Brimberry McCulloch (1850 - 1930)
  Jennie Kimbro (1878 - 1909)
  Lema Wilson Kimbro (1888 - 1949)
  Ernest Erving Kimbro (1898 - 1935)*
  Jim Bill Kimbro (1902 - 1982)*
  Hattie Kimbro (1904 - 1904)*
  Burnie Kimbro (1907 - 1908)*
  Truman Carol Kimbro (1919 - 1944)*
  Jewel Kimbro (1919 - 2000)*
  T. C. Kimbro (1922 - 2003)*
  John Luther Kimbro (1862 - 1949)*
  Ola Kimbro Lake (1872 - 1946)*
  Thomas C Kimbro (1877 - 1957)
  Leanor Kimbro Parker (1880 - 1967)*
*Calculated relationship
High Prairie Cemetery
Madison County
Texas, USA
Created by: Annette Foster Ditto
Record added: Jul 01, 2010
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