Posted By:Rayedene Graves
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Subject:Re: Booker T. Washington & Niener Marie Hunt
Post Date:September 17, 2012 at 09:55:40
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Thomas,

I don't know any of these people or their heirs but I did find the obits on BT & Niener Marie. Their children are named and where they lived are also in the obits.
Hope it helps.

Rayedene Seal Graves

GALVESTON DAILY NEWS
Nov 18 1985

Booker Washington
HOUSTON Booker T.
Washington, 68, a retired construction
worker, died Thursday at his home.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday
at Mainland Funeral Home of
La Marque, the Rev. Dr. M.C.
Bridges officiating. Burial will
follow, in Mainland Memorial
Cemetery of Hitchcock.
A wake will be held at 7 p.m.
Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Washington was born Nov.
11,1917 in Long Branch, Texas.
Survivors include a daughter,
Margie Washington of Texas City;
four sons, Johnny Washington and
Melvin Washington, both of La
Marque, L.C. Washington of
Galveston and Charles
Washington of Houston; five
sisters, Nellie Simpson, Rubie
Mae Washington, Ruthie Lee
Washington and Crecy Lee
Washington, all of Houston, and
Lola Martin of Timpson, Texas;
two brothers, I.C. Washington of
Long Branch and the Rev. Willie
Washington of Houston; and many
grandchildren, nieces, nephews,
other relatives and friends.
Friends of the family will serve
as pallbearers. Visitors may call
at the funeral home after l p.m.
Tuesday. Memorials may be sent
to the funeral home at 2711 Texas
Ave., La Marque.

GALVESTON DAILY NEWS
Jan 12 1994

TEXAS CITY Mrs. Niner
Marie Washington, 68, of West
Texas City passed from this life
Tuesday, January llth at Mainland
Center Hospital in Texas City.
Funeral services will be held
at 2:30 p.m. Thur., Jan. 13 at
the Mainland Funeral Home
Chapel in La Marque with burial
following at Mainland Memorial
Cemetery in Hitchcock.
Visitation will be held after 1
p.m. today at the funeral home
where a wake will be held from
7-8 p.m.
Born May 10,1925 in Nacogdoches,
Mrs. Washington was a
homemaker and a member of
Roy Memorial Church of God
in Christ where she was a member
of music department.
She is survived by her children;
Charles W. Washington of
Houston, Louis Charles Washington
of Galveston, Margie
Washington of West Texas City,
Melvin Washington, Johnny
Washington and Opal Rusk all
of Texas City; sister Alma Lee
Simpson of Texas City; 18
grandchildren; five great grandchildren;
a host of nieces,
nephews, relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be relatives
and friends.
Memorials may be sent to
Mainland Funeral Home, 2711
Texas Ave, La Marque, TX
77568.