Mary Olive Crutchfield

b. 18 May 1918, d. 19 May 2000
  • Mary Olive Crutchfield was born on 18 May 1918 in Singleton, Grimes County, Texas.
  • James Clifford Crutchfield and Olive Elizabeth Bay appeared in the US federal census of 1 January 1920 in Bedias, Grimes County, Texas. Other members of the household included Mary Olive Crutchfield, James Clifford Crutchfield Jr.
  • Some Wood and Bay cousins were captured in a photograph, about 1925.
  • James Clifford Crutchfield and Olive Elizabeth Bay appeared in the US federal census of 1 April 1930 in Grimes County, Texas. Other members of the household included Mary Olive Crutchfield, James Clifford Crutchfield Jr., John David Crutchfield and Paul Crutchfield.
  • Mary Olive Crutchfield died on 19 May 2000 at age 82 in Kerville, Kerr County, Texas.
  • She was buried at Memorial Oaks Cemetery in Houston, Harris County, Texas.
  • The following appeared on 7 June 2000 in the Houston Chronicle: Mary O. Crutchfield died May 19, 2000, in Kerrville. She was born in Singleton, Grimes County, Texas on May 18, 1918, to James Clifford Crutchfield and Olive Elizabeth Bay Crutchfield. She was a graduate of Sam Houston State University and was a Teacher and Accountant. While living in Houston she had served as President of the Houston Music Guild and also served on the Board of Houston Grand Opera Association. She was preceded in death by brothers James Clifford Crutchfield, Jr. and John David Crutchfield. She is survived by brothers Paul Crutchfield and wife Ruth and by King Crutchfield and wife Doris. She is also survived by sister-in-law Bernice Crutchfield and numerous nieces and nephews. Cryptside services were held on May 22, 2000, at Memorial Oaks Mausoleum, Houston, Texas with the Reverend Ted Gaze officiating. Houston Chronicle, 7 June 2000. Houston Chronicle Archives transcription accessed online at www.chron.com, July 2010.
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2014