Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

EIGHTH GENERATION


3334. Katherine Myrtle VAUGHT was born on Jan 14 1893 in Black Springs, Montgomery County, Arkansas. This information is from the book "My Folks" by Thelma Pritchard Sargent.

Authors Note: Obituary sent to Thelma P. Sargent.
Katie Cogburn: Services for Katie Cogburn (Catherine Myrtle Orlander Vaught) 90, of Amarillo will be at 2 p.m. today in the Singleton Funeral Directors Chapel in Lubbock with Howard Morse of Canyon Church of Christ and True Kirk of Florida Mesa Church of Christ, Durango, Colo., officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park under direction of Singleton Funderal Directors. She died Thursday in Olsen Manor Nursing Home of Amarillo after a lengthy illness.
Obituary: Catherine Myrtle Orlander Vaught was boarn Jan 14, 1893 at Caddo Gap near Black Springs, Ark. to Thomas Vaught and Mary Martha Rainwater Vaught. She passed this life on July 14, 1983 at the age of ninety years and six months. She moved with her family to Gorman, Texas as a small child. There she attended Hankins Normal College and received her Teaching Certificate from Women's State College at Denton, Texas She taught school in Oliver Springs Commanche Co., Tex in 1913; at Patillo, Texas in 1914, and Close City, Garza Co., Texas in 1915, when she and Densley (Dennis) Fayette Cogburn were married on April 20, 1916. They became known as Kate and Fate. She soon obeyed the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To this union was born four children while residing in Commanche Co., Texas from 1916 to 1926 at which time on Dec 26 moved to Littlefield in Lamb Co., Texas where they resided until 1937 when they moved to Lubbock. Texas where the children finished their education and married. Kate and Fate moved to Durango, Colo. in 1967 and during this time in 1976 on May 9th Fate passed away and she resided here until 1979 at which time she moved to Amarillo, Texas. She is survived by her four children: Blanton Fayette of Durango., Colo: Bonnie Faye Cogburn Champie of Durango, Colorado: Arnold Ervin Cogburn of Abilene, Texas: and Foy Lee Cogburn of Durango, Colorado. She had eleven grand childlren; Charles, Jerry, Katie Sue, Gaylord, James Edwin, Karren and Duane Cogburn and Kayra and Sammy Champie, living, and John Chanpie, who preceeded her in death. She is survived by twenty six great grand children and two great great grand children" She died on Jul 14 1983 in Amarillo, Texas.

She was married to Dennis Fayette COGBURN (son of Fayette COGBURN) on Apr 21 1916 in Post City Cemetery, Post, Garza County, Texas. Dennis Fayette COGBURN was born on Sep 24 1892 in Lubbock, Texas. He died on May 9 1976 in Durango, Colorado. He was buried in Lubbock, Texas. Katherine Myrtle VAUGHT and Dennis Fayette COGBURN had the following children:

child+4284 i. Blanton Fayette COGBURN.
child+4285 ii. Bonnie Faye COGBURN.
child+4286 iii. Arnold Erwin COGBURN.
child+4287 iv. Foy Lee COGBURN.

Home Return to Table of Contents