Obituary – Huckabay, Elizabeth (Watson)

Elizabeth (Watson) Huckabay

Class of 1924

1924 PeromaElizabeth Watson
Elizabeth Watson

Red Hot; Normal Training; All School Play ’22; Senior Play ’24; Junior Play ’23; Faculty Burlesque ’23; Triangle Club ’23; S. F.; Peroma Staff; Glee Club ’24.

“Good company and good discourse are the very sinews of virtue.”

Elizabeth (Watson) Huckabay

March 24, 1906 – December 12, 2001

Elizabeth Watson Huckabay, 95, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2001.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the First Baptist Church with the Rev. Howard Rhodes, pastor, officiating. burial will be in Castro Memorial Gardens by Foskey Lilley McGill Funeral Home.

Mrs. Huckabay was born March 24, 1906 in Oklahoma to Henry Bruce and Maud Eleanor (Bryant) Watson. She graduated from Perry high school in 1924.

She moved to Dimmitt, Texas in 1932 and taught school in Dimmitt for 20 years.

Survivors include a daughter, Harriett Goodwin of Dimmitt, a son, Nelson W. “Bill” Stephenson of Dimmitt, six grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and many great-great-grandchildren.