Sterling Buster Tracy

Male 1913 - 1988  (74 years)


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  • Name Sterling Buster Tracy 
    Born 19 Oct 1913  Daingerfield, Morris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census Name Buster Tracy  [1
    Census Name Sterling Tracy  [2
    Died 0Jun 1988  Sherman, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Cedarlawn Memorial Park, Sherman, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Plot: GOOD SHEPHERD - Section A - Lot 204
    Person ID I44636  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2015 

    Father Sterling H. Tracy,   b. 0___ 1888, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Hattie G. Smith,   b. 0___ 1892, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [1, 2, 4
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1920  Denison, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1930  Denison, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F16245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Inez Flowers,   b. 7 Jul 1917, Luella, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 2011, Irving, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1934  Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Sterling Edward Tracy,   b. 13 Sep 1936, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 2002  (Age 66 years)
     2. Terry Tracy
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F16247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Oct 1913 - Daingerfield, Morris County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Nov 1934 - Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 0Jun 1988 - Sherman, Grayson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedarlawn Memorial Park, Sherman, Grayson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Denison Herald, Denison, Texas p 2 & Sherman Democrat, Sherman, Texas, p A-15, June 27, 1988 :

      Funeral for Sterling "Buster" Tracy, 74, of Sherman, who died Sunday at Medical Plaza Hospital will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Waldo Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Danny Woods and Lon McVegh will officiate. Burial will be in Cedarlawn Memorial Park.

      Tracy was born October 19, 1913 in Daingerfield, son of Sterling H. and Hettie Smith Tracy. He married Margaret Inez Flowers, November 2, 1934 in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Tracy was a retired welder, a member of the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local Union 100 and a member of Parkside Baptist Church in Denison. He was a 32nd degree Mason, a member ot the Travis Street Masonic Lodge 117 AF and AM and a member of Dallas Scottish Rite.

      Survivors include his wife of Sherman ; two sons, Terry Tracy of Duncanville and Edward Tracy of Rice ; brother, Leo Tracy of Springtown ; sister, Inez McViegh of Denison ; five grandchildren and five great grandchildren. The family will be at the residence, 1605 Mildred. Pallbearers will be Kenneth Flowers, Lloyd Tracy, Larry Tracy, Buddy Tracy, Harold Taylor and Terry Taylor. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S8486] "United States Census, 1930", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:HYVH-4N2 : acc.

    2. [S8487] "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHY9-5Y6 : acc.

    3. [S8490] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=66414393.

    4. [S8481] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.