Maurine H.


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Maurine H. Cumbie

Mar 04 1909 - Apr 16 2005

Maurine Hughes Cumbie, age 96, of McKinney, Texas was born March 4, 1909, in Cleburne, Texas to R.D. Jack Hughes and Jerrine (Tuck) Hughes. She passed away April 16, 2005, in McKinney. In 1928, she married Marvin L. Cumbie of the Cumbie Furniture Family, in Cleburne. She was a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church in Cleburne, where she later became President of W.S.C.S. with five circles under her direction. Maurine was also very active in PTA work, filling offices as President of 3 local schools as well as President of City Council. She was a member of the Cumtux Study Club. She is survived by her daughter, Beverly C. Bess and husband, William of McKinney; son, Marty Cumbie of Cleburne; grandchildren, Mark Evans of Houston, Hugh Evans of Denver, Tim Evans of Colleyville, Texas, Debbie Bartzen of McKinney, Angie Fisher of Decatur and 12 great-grandchildren. Her husband and parents preceded her in death. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 22, 2005, at Rose Hill Cemetery in Cleburne with Rev. George Sutton officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM Thursday at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas.
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