John Tolbert Cave, Jr   Obit

Collin Co. Cemeteries of TX

Submitted by  Edwyna Wackrow 

John Tolbert Cave, Jr (brother of George Cave , James Franklin Cave, and son of Betsy Cave Brazeal) born Aug 27, 1852 in Tennessee and died Feb 4 1931 in Collin County 
Obituary in McKinney Daily Courier Gazette Friday Feb 61931 Page 1  John Talbot Cave 79, Passed Away on Wednesday   Funeral and Burial at Orenduff Cemetery Thursday   John Talbot Cave, 79 years old, died Wednesday, February 4 at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Ella Moseley, North of McKinney.  Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon, February 5 at 4 o'clock at the Orenduff cemetery near Melissa under the direction of the Issac Crouch Funeral home of McKinney, Dr C S Weaver conducted the services.  Active pallbearers were R U Davidson,Randy South, Lon Dennis, Eric Hobdy, R O Melton and G F Read.  Honorary pallbearers were Mr. Wooten, Son Hall, Jean Dunn and Tom Shewmaker.  The deceased was a native of Missouri, where he was born August 27, 1857. He had been a member of the Christian Church for fifty two years.   He had resided in McKinney for 45 years.  He was married to Miss Sarah Dennis and to this union seven children were born.  Two preceding him to the grave.  The five children are Homer Cave of Melissa, Elmer Cave of Altoga, Mrs. Karl Briton of Prosper, Mrs. Ella Mosely of McKinney and T.M Cave of Rodgersville, Half brothers surviving are Jess Broyle of Plano, Willie Broyle of McKinney and A J Broyle of McKinney.(These three brothers last name was Brazeal). Thirteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren also survive.