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Alice Ruth Caffey

Alice Ruth Caffey

Female 1931 - 2013  (82 years)

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  • Name Alice Ruth Caffey 
    Born 21 Mar 1931  Corsicana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 29 Nov 2013  Orange, Texas Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25876  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Family Harold Curtis Whitton,   b. 28 Apr 1930, San Augustine, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 2003, Orange, Texas Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 21 Nov 1946 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Tommy Joe Whitton,   b. 2 Feb 1955,   d. 7 Nov 1991, Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F9920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Alice Ruth Caffey Whitton was called home to our Lord on November 29, 2013. Alice was born on March 21, 1931 in Corsicana, Tx to William T. & Lillian Fuller Caffey. She moved to Orange in May, 1941. She married her high school sweetheart and soul mate, Harold Curtis Whitton Sr., on November 21, 1946. They were married for 56 1/2 years before his passing.

      Alice graduated from Stark High School in 1949. She trained as a LVN at Orange Memorial School of Nursing where she worked for many years. She also worked as Director of Nursing at Myricks Nursing Home & Concepts of Care. She later opened Americare & worked as Director there. She was a member of North Orange Baptist Church and a 50 year lifetime member of Eastern Star of Orange, Chapter 214. She enjoyed playing bridge with her friends and loved spending time with her family and her dog, Tut

      Alice was preceded in death by her parents (William T. and Lillian Fuller Caffey), her husband (Harold Curtis Whitton, Sr.), son (Tommy Joe Whitton), sister (Peggy Caffey Prince), and brother (William T. Caffey, Jr.). She is survived by her loving son and daughter-in-law (Harold Curtis Whitton, Jr. and Sharon Whitton), daughter-in-law (Ann Whitton Martin), grandchildren (Doug and Crystal Heigley), (Shawn and Allyson Butler), and (Natalie Lingo). Great Grandchildren (Easton, Shalea, and Kyler Heigley), (Bethany and Brielle Butler), (Jacob Martin, Skyler Menard, Kayla and Zoe Lingo).

      Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 1, 2013, at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange with Brother Lynn Ashcraft officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City.