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07-Millie Alice Bunger

Birth: 8 Jul 1874, Young Co, TX

Death:. 20 Aug 1937, Graham, Young Co, TX- age 63

Buried: Mountain Home Cemetery

​Father: William Thomas "WT" Bunger


Marriage: 21 Nov 1889, Belnap, Young Co, TX

Spouse: Thomas Lafayette LISLE

Birth: 25 Feb 1870, St Joseph, Buchanan Co, MO

Death: 1 Sep 1959, Graham, You​ng Co, TX- age 89

Burial: Mountain Home Cemetery

​Occupation: Farmer

Father: Jasper Newton Lisle (1839-1918)

Mother: Hester Ann Wright (1854-1912)

​Thomas 2nd m. Martha Ann STRANGE Bishop, daughter of William Strange in 1941, Graham, TX


     CHILDREN: Millie and Thomas had children: 

08----FOREST ALEXANDER LISLE [b. 17 Nov 1890, Young Co, TX; d. 7 Jul 1923, Apache Co, AZ- age 32, bur. Saint Johns Cemetery], Farmer and Stockman, registered for draft, WW1, age 26, married w/ 1 child, m. Floy Belle BLAIR, had son:

     09----LB LISLE [b. 2 Aug 1915, Holbrook, AZ;d. 25 Mar 1934, Apache Co, AZ- age 18, of Influenza, bur. Saint Johns Cemetery], a Cowboy;​
08----SAMUEL VERNON LISLE [b.10 Feb 1893, Graham, Young Co, TX; d22 Oct 1918, Young Co, TX- age 25, bur. Mountain Home Cemetery]- also listed Pvt, US Army, killed in action in France, bur. there;​

08----JASPER BUREN LISLE [b. 24 Mar 1895, Young Co, TX; d. 30 Dec 1969, Tarrant Co, TX- age 74, bur. Gooseneck Cemetery], Laborer-Oil Fields, SSN: 457-10-3697/TX?, registered for draft WW1 & WW2, m. Alma BEACH on 19 Dec 1923, Archer, TX, had children;

08----HARLEN ARNETT "John" LISLE [b. 3 Dec 1897, Young Co, TX; d. 26 Aug 1935, Young Co, TX- age 37, bur. Oak Grove Cemetery], m. Josie Fay PARSONS [b. 30 Aug 1884, Stephens Co, TX; d. 20 Apr 1955, Stark Co, OH- age 70, bur. Saint Jacobs Lutheran Cemetery] in 1921;

08----MARGARET FAY LISLE [b. 10 Mar 1900,  Bunger, Young Co, TX; d. 8 Jul 1976, Young Co, TX- age 75, bur. Oak Grove Cemetery], m. Claude Ova LYNN [b. 9 Oct 1897, Coryell Co, TX; d. 13 Mar 1966, Young Co, TX- age 68, bur. Oak Grove Cemetery], SSN: 459-46-9740/TX, the son of Abe Lovelace Lynn and Emma Delilah ___ on 6 Aug 1918, Young Co, TX, had two daughters:

​     09----DOROTHY LAVERNE LYNN​ [b. 2 Jun 1919; d. 8 Dec 2013- age 94,bur. Young Co, TX], m. Morris Leo STEPHENS [b. 1 Nov 1915, Young Co, TX; d. 6 May 1996, Young Co, TX- age 90, bur. Pioneer Cemetery];

     09----RUBY NELLE LYNN [b. 7 Apr 1921, Young Co, TX; d. 15 Aug 1969, Tarrant Co, TX- age 48, bur. Ash Creek Cemetery], SSN: 466-28-7289/TX, m. William Carl Rightmer [b. 3 Jan 1915, Comanche Co, TX; d. 9 Sep 1973, Coleman Co, TX- age 58, bur. Ash Creek Cemetery], the son of William Charles Rightmer (1883-1951) and Pearl Elizabeth Frost (1883-1930), had son:

​               10----JERRY LYNN RIGHTMER [b. 30 Nov 1949, Tarrant Co, TX; d. 4 Mar 2007, Newbury Park, Ventura Co, CA- age 57, bur. Ash Creek Cemetery];

08----WINNIE VALARIE LISLE [b. 29 Nov 1902, Young Co, TX; d. 27 Feb 2009- age 106, Young Co, TX, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], SSN: 467-38-7268/TX, m. Alexander Porter PUGH [b. 20 Jun 1897, Crosby Co, TX; d. 11 Nov 1984, Young Co, TX- age 87, bur. Pioneer Cemetery] , SSN: 442-07-2668/TX, on 16 Sep 1923, Stephens, Palo Pinto Co, TX;

08----THOMAS CLINTON LISLE [b. 20 May 1905, Young Co, TX; d. 17 Dec 1981, Wichita Co, TX- age 76, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], m. Demetra Ava GARDNER on 15/17 Nov 1924, Young Co, TX;​

08----ALICE HALL LISLE [b. 11 Oct 1907, Young Co, TX; d. 18 Mar 1994, Lubbock Co, TX- age 86, bur. Oak Grove Cemetery], m. Clyde Clifford BOWER [b. 30 Aug 1903, Young Co, TX; d. 28 Mar 1970, Tarrant Co, TX- age 66, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], Automobile Salesman, SSN: 451-03-9705/TX, son of John Charles Bower and Ida Arthus Harting, on 11 Apr 1925, Young Co, TX;

08----LILLIE BELLE LISLE [b. 21 Mar 1910, Young Co, TX; d. 10 Sep 2003, Young Co, TX- age 93, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], SSN: 452-42-1031/TX, m. Wynant Allen STRATTON [b. 25 Mar 1903; d. 24 Nov 1981,  Young Co, TX-age 78, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], a Pipeline Employee, SSN: 456-07-4177/TX, son of Lee A Stratton and Lela Ellenbarger, on 5 May 1928, Young Co, (or Wichita Falls) TX, had daughter:

​     09----JOAN STRATTON [b. 22 Nov 1928, Young Co, TX; d. 5 Jun 2014, Rockwell Co, TX- age 85, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], m. George Wesley KIGER [b. 28 Jun 1930, Fayette Co, KY; d. 6 Apr 2016, Rockwall Co, TX- age 85, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], USAF- Korean War, son of Dan and Alpha Kiger;

08----GEORGE FRANKLIN LISLE [b. 13 Sep 1912, Young Co, TX; d. 23 Jan 1986, Tarrant Co, TX- age 73, bur. Pioneer Cemetery] , m.  Mildred CARRICK [b. 27 Feb; d. 20 Feb 1985, Tarrant Co, TX- age 70, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], had 2 sons"

     09----THOMAS MONROE LISLE [b. 6 Nov 1934, Young Co, TX; d. 6 Nov 1992, Young Co, TX- age 58, bur. Pioneer Cemetery]; and

     09----GEORGE FRANKLIN LISLE;       

08----​MARY LOUISE LISLE [b. 19 Mar 1915, Young Co, TX; d.16 Dec 1949, Socorro Co, NM, killed when a car she was riding in hit a pothole and the door flew open- age 34, bur. Pioneer Cemetery], m. Henry DENI on 21 Feb 1944 in CA, he the Owner of a cafe in Los Banos, CA;

08----GLEN WILSON LISLE [b. 20 Apr 1918, Young Co, TX; d. 19 Feb 1987, Ector Co, TX- age 68],  SSN: 463-12-1830/TX,, WW2 Pvt- 1941, m. Kathleen Hester ARDIS on 12 Jul 1941, Young Co, TX.


     CENSUS:

     1920 Justice Precinct 1, Young Co, TX census: has (all but Tom B. TX) Tom L Lisle 49, b. MO, Farmer; Alice Lisle 45; Buren Lisle 24, Farm Laborer-Home Farm; Winnie Lisle 17; Clinton Lisle 14; Alice Lisle 12; Lillie Lisle 9; George Lisle 7; Louise Lisle 4; and Glenn Lisle 1.

     1930 Graham, Young Co, TX census: has (all but 2 b. TX) Tom L Lisle 60, b. MO, Farmer-Farm; Mildred Alice Lisle 55; George Lisle 17; Mary Louise Lisle15; Glynn Lisle11; Valeria Bunge 58 (Sister-in-Law); Jim Bunge 19 (Nephew); Rolly Randolph 40 , Laborer-Gas Co (Boarder); and Lloyd Dugan 30, b. AR, Laborer-Gas Co  (Boarder).

     1930 Justice Precinct 8, Young Co, TX census: has (all b. TX)  Jasper B Lisle 35, Job Work; Alma Lisle 36; and Maydell Lisle 17.

​     1940 Graham, Young Co, TX census: has  (both b. TX) Jasper B Lisle 45, Pumper; and Alma Lisle 46.

​     1940 Graham, Young Co, TX census: has (all b. TX) Clint Lisle 34, Proprietor-Retail Automobile Dealer; Ada Lisle 31; Gwendolyn Lisle 10; Don Lisle 2; Alouek Dean 34 (Sister); Martha Dean 5 (Niece); and Alma Williams 38 (Lodger).

     Next door is Wynant Stratton and his family.

     1940 Odessa, Ector Co, TX census: has (all b. TX) LM Flack 31, Driller-Drilling Company; Maedelle Flack 27; Helen Flack 3; and Harlad Flack 8/12..

​     1940 Judicial Precinct 1, Young Co, TX census: has (all b. TX) Claude T Lynn 42, Farm Laborer-Farm; Margurite L Lynn 40; and Rilly N Lynn 19.

     Next door on this census page has (all but Thomas  b. TX) Thomas W Bunger 63, Farm Laborer-Farm; Lillie R Bunger 63, Oil Field Worker-Oil Fields; Frank Bunger 28; Velesia E Bunger 68 (Sister).


​     1959 OBITUARY: son of Jasper Newton Lisle - Margaret Pierce, Thomas Lisle married Millie Bunger on 21 November 1889 at Belknap, Young County, Texas
     Mrs Martha Ann Bishop married Tom F Lisle in 1941 at Graham, Texas. Mrs Lisle moved to Bunger, Texas in 1933 from Haskell, Texas. Thomas Lisle's mother died before 1872 in Missouri. She went to school in Kentucky with Martha Hall Pullan, who would be the mother of Millie Bunger. After her death, Thomas Lisle's father remarried.
     Thomas Lisle owned a grocery store in Graham. He owned and farmed land on the Brazos River near Bunger, Texas. Thomas Lisle came to Young County with his parents as a small boy.

[courtesy of findagrave.com]


     1986 OBITUARY: George F.Lisle, Sr, 73, was a member of Westworth Church of Christ. Survived by two sons - George F.Lisle, Jr and Tom Lisle; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three sisters - Alice Bowers, Lillie Belle Stratton, Winnie Pugh; one brother - Glen W LIsle.
[courtesy of The Graham Leader, January 26, 1986 & findagrave.com]


​     1987 OBITUARY: Thomas Lafayette Lisle, son of Jasper Newton Lisle - Margaret Pierce. Thomas Lisle married Millie Bunger on 21 November 1889 at Belknap, Young County, Texas. Mrs Martha Ann (Strange) Bishop married Tom F Lisle in 1941 at Graham, Texas. Mrs.Lisle moved to Bunger, Texas in 1933 from Haskell, Texas.
     Thomas Lisle's mother died before 1872 in Missouri. She went to school in Kentucky with Martha Hall Pullan, who would be the mother of Millie Bunger. After her death, Thomas Lisle's father remarried.
     Thomas Lisle owned a grocery store in Graham. He owned and farmed land on the Brazos River near Bunger, Texas. Thomas Lisle came to Young County with his parents as a small boy.

[courtesy of findagrave.com]


​     1992 OBITUARY: Services for Thomas "Tommy" Monroe Lisle, 58, were held at Loving Highway Church of Christ. He was a retired building contractor and lifetime resident of Graham. He was a member of the Loving Highway Church of Christ.
     Survived by three sons - Mark Lisle, Mike Lisle, Matt Lisle; four daughters - Susan Shifflett, Sarah Lisle, Shannon Lisle, Shawn Lisle; one brother - George Franklin Lisle; 11 grandchildren.


     1994 OBITUARY: Services for Alice Bower were held at the Quaker Avenue Church of Christ in Shallowater, Texas. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
     Survived by one daughter - Sandra White of Shallowater; two sisters - Winnie Pugh and Lillie Belle Stratton; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two daughters - Frieda Clyde Bower and Suzanne Bower.

[courtesy of findagrave.com]


​     1996 OBITUARY: husband of Dorothy La Verne Lynn. Services for Morris L Stephens, 80, of Graham were held at First Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Graham High School.
     Morris Stephens married Dorothy LaVerne Lynn on 8 October 1938 at Graham, Texas. He was a lifetime resident of Graham and a self-employed rancher, oil and gas operator. Morris Stephens was a member of the Texas Cattle Raisers Association and First Baptist Church.
     Survived by his wife; one daughter; one son; one sister - Vera Western; three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one brother - Wesley Stephens..

[courtesy of findagrave.com]


     2007 OBITUARY: Jerry Lynn Rightmer, 57, died March 4, 2007 of Cirrhosis of the liver caused by Hepatitis C in Ventura County, California.
     Graveside services will be held at 1 pm Saturday, March 31, at Ash Creek Cemetery, directly behind Ash Creek Baptist Church, 300 South Stewart in Azle. Directly afterwards, family and friends are welcome to gather at the B..Clark Building, 601 SE Parkway in Azle to celebrate Jerry's life.
     Jerry Lynn was born to Ruby Nelle Lynn and William Carl "Shorty" Rightmer; he grew up in Texas with brother Larry Keith Rightmer.
     He had a love and passion for music, baseball, golf and Harley Davidsons. After recording and touring while playing bass and vocals with such seminal groups as The Sanford-Townsend Band (?Smoke from a Distant Fire?) and Seals & Croft, Jerry began a successful career in the film business, where he was a pioneer in the creation and development of DVA (digital video assist) technology. He has designed and created software titles including StormVision which was a featured product at Showbiz West, and heralded in articles in Variety, Location Update Magazine, and the Los Angeles Times. His newest project, StormVision QV is the first ever multi-camera DVA software accommodating the recording of up to four cameras with one computer system. He returned to live music performances most recently with 10 Horse Johnson.
     Mr Rightmer, beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend, will be missed greatly by all who loved him. Memories may be posted to http://jerryrightmer.tributeforyou.com.
     Survivors include his wife, Shari Rightmer; children, Darra Rightmer, Alesha Rightmer-Embry, Nash Rightmer and Cade Rightmer; grandchildren, Michael Sean Vackers, Jace Robert Bramlett and William Leck Embry, and many other family members and friends.

​[courtesy of findagrave.com]


     2009 OBITUARY:  Winnie Pugh. Winnie was the daughter of Thomas Lafette (sic) and Mildred Alice Bunger Lisle. She married Alex Porter Pugh, September 16, 1923 in Palo Pinto, County. He preceded her in death on November 11, 1984. Winnie was a lifetime resident of Young County and a member of the Church of Christ in Bunger.
     Survivors include; one daughter, Edwyna Bagwell and husband J.A. of Poncha Springs, CO.; three grandchildren, Mary Lynn Stillings and husband Glen, Karen Bagwell, and Barbara Bagwell; great granddaughter, Carol Beth Stillings; son-in-law, Cecil Williams of Graham. Winnie was preceded in death by a daughter, Hallie Wanda Williams.

[courtesy of findagrave.com]


     2014 OBITUARY: Joan Stratton Kiger, 85, passed away Thursday, June 5, 2014 in Rockwall. Graveside services will be held Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 3:00 pm at the Pioneer Cemetery Gazebo. Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
     Joan was born November 22, 1928 in Graham to the late WA and Lillie Belle (Lisle) Stratton. She married George Wesley Kiger September 6, 1952 in Fort Worth. Joan was a Teacher and a member of the First Presbyterian Church.
     Survivors include: husband, George Kiger of Rockwall; daughter, Gail Cullen and husband, Terry Cullen of Odessa; son, George Kiger, Jr. and wife, Jimi Kiger of Rockwall. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson. The Family will be at Morrison Funeral Home, Sunday from 12:30 till service time to greet friends.
[courtesy of Morrison Funeral Home & findagrave.com]

​     1940 Braham, Young Co, TX census: has