Obituary – Tubbs, Ernestine Mae (Crockett)

Ernestine Mae (Crockett) Tubbs

Class of 1940

1940 Graduation Edition
Perry Daily JournalErnestine Crockett
Ernestine Crockett

– 18 years old, is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Crockett, 1012 Jackson street. She was born in Garber May 4, 1922. Before coming to Perry to school she attended schools in Lyons, Kans., and Hutchinson, Kans.

Her hobbies are collecting postcards and letter writing.

Ernestine Mae (Crockett) Tubbs

May 4, 1922 – April 8, 1998

Ernestine Mae (Crockett) Tubbs, 75, Orlando, died Wednesday, April 8, 1998 at Presbyterian Hospital at Oklahoma City.

Memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Friday in the chapel of Brown Funeral Home in Perry. Frank Jenkins, San Antonio, TX, former pastor of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Perry, will officiate.

Mrs. Tubbs was the daughter of Ernest and Mary (Atherton) Crockett. She was born May 4, 1922 at Garber, OK. She attended school at Fairview and was a graduate of Perry High School.

On May 25, 1941, she and Wilburn Marion Tubbs were married at Perry. Mrs. Tubbs was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Perry.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Ross Ernest Tubbs; one sister, Carol Ann Richardson; and two great-grandchildren, William Shane Dover and April Marie Dover.

In addition to her husband, survivors include three sons, Larry Gordon Tubbs, Perry, and John Lee Marion Tubbs and Tommy Jene Tubbs, both of Burleson, TX; two daughters, Rosa Lee Tubbs and Mary Ann Riviera, ,both of Loma Linda, CA; nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, two brothers and three sisters.