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Drahn, Edward Lawson

Edward Lawson Drahn

Location: P-Higginbotham

Born: August 21, 1861 McLennan County, Texas

Died: November 8, 1951 Bosque County, Texas

Parents:
Carl Drahn (1836 – 1870)
Polly Davis Lechler (1841 – 1922)

Spouse:
Henrietta Brock Drahn (1867 – 1962)

Children:
Mollie Carrie Drahn Golden (1888 – 1968)
Carlie Lottie Drahn Freedman (1891 – 1974)
Henrietta O Drahn Crawford (1894 – 1976)
Maude Lela Drahn Carter (1901 – 2000)
Allie Lee Drahn Bridger (1907 – 1953)

Edward Lawson Drahn, 90, died at 1:35 a.m. Thursday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Mollie Golden of Valley Mills.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the China Spring Baptist Church. Rev. J. D. Barnes and Rev. Wayne Dunson officiating, burial in the China Spring Cemetery.

Survivors: His widow; two sons, J.L. Drahn of Patrick and W. T. Drahn of Valley Mills; five daughters, Mrs. Mollie Golden of Valley Mills, Mrs. D. E. Bell of Fort Worth, Mrs. L. L. Crawford of Pampa, Mrs. O. C. Crawford and Mrs. E. H. Bridges, both of Waco; two sisters, Mrs. Lottie Chandler of Ropesville and Mrs. Della Chrisler of New York; 31 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.

 

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