Freda Grace York

F, b. 17 September 1925, d. 12 May 2012
     Freda Grace York was born on 17 September 1925 at Frost, Navarro County, Texas.1 She was the daughter of Fred Edward York and Grace Truman Westfall. She married Ben Greenfield on 20 December 1941 at Mitchell County, Texas.2 She died on 12 May 2012 at Texas at age 86.1
Freda Grace York Greenfield

September 17, 1925 - May 12, 2012

Freda Grace York Greenfield, 86, of Belton, formerly of Coahoma, died May 12, 2012. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 16 at 10:00 a.m. at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Eddy Pitchford, minister of the Coahoma Church of Christ, officiating. Interment will follow at the Coahoma Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at the funeral home.She was born September 17, 1925 in Frost, Texas. She moved with her family at an early age to Westbrook and then lived in Coahoma for many years. She was employed at the Big Spring State Hospital in the Occupational Therapy Department. She attended the Sand Springs Church of Christ until she moved to McAllen and later to Belton to be close to her sons. She is survived by two sons, Bennie Greenfield of McAllen and Eddie Greenfield and wife, Michele of Belton; nine grandchildren, Sonya, Lynda Gayl, Karlina, Rick, Paula, Lynn, Buck, Reagan, Powers and eight great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister, Lee Milliken of Coahoma; a sister-in-law, Clara York of Coahoma; brother-in-law and sisters-in law, Dennis and Willie Mae Greenfield of Sand Springs and Margaret Greenfield of Sterling City. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Grace York; a daughter-in-law, Jessica Greenfield; a brother, William "Bill" Ansel York; and a sister, Nelda Jo Milliken. She was also preceded in death by Kenneth York and Don York, cousins raised by her parents.Pallbearers will be grandsons, Rick Greenfield, Buck Greenfield, Powers Greenfield and nephews, Bruce Milliken, Joe Milliken, Mark Milliken, Tommy Morrow and Guy White.Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at


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  2. [S18], online, Texas, County Marriage Records, 1817-1965 [database on-line]; Original data: Marriage Records. Texas Marriages. Texas State Library and Archives Commission and various county clerk offices, Texas; Accessed: 28 Nov 2019.

Ila Lee York

Ila "Lee" York Milliken (Provided by Mariesa Herrmann)
     Ila Lee York is the daughter of Fred Edward York and Grace Truman Westfall. She married Billie Alton Milliken, son of Russell Franklin Milliken Sr. and Laura Edna Richardson, after 1951.

John Thornton York

     John Thornton York married Mary Hardin before 1895.

Children of John Thornton York and Mary Hardin


  1. [S18], online, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982 [database on-line]; Original data: Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, 1903–1982. Austin, Texas, USA; Accessed: 27 Nov 2019.

Joyce Marie York

     Joyce Marie York is the daughter of Ansel William York and Clara Mary Gregori. She married Jeff Baumann after 1968.

Kenneth Thornton York1

M, b. 23 June 1925, d. 23 March 1978
     Kenneth Thornton York was born on 23 June 1925 at Frost, Navarro County, Texas.1 He was the son of Ansel Thornton York and Sweetie Hammock.1 He died on 23 March 1978 at Travis County, Texas, at age 52.1


  1. [S32] USGenWeb Archives, online, Travis County, TX - Wilke-Clay-Fish Funeral Home Records, Book 4, Pt. 16, Pg. 205; Wilke-Clay-Fish Funeral Home Austin, Texas; Submitted by: Paul W. Smith; Accessed: 29 Nov 2019 (…).

Minnie Edna York1,2

F, b. 28 June 1899, d. 16 November 1989
     Minnie Edna York was born on 28 June 1899 at Tennessee.2 She married Daniel Marion Watkins, son of Henry Clay Watkins and Etta Lucinda Caroline Perkins, before 1928.2 She married Joe Tom Moles, son of Thomas Moles and Etta Lucinda Caroline Perkins, after 1930.1 She died on 16 November 1989 at Tennessee at age 90.2

Child of Minnie Edna York and Joe Tom Moles


  1. [S79] Find A Grave, online, Hilda Marie Bow-Spears, Perkins Cemetery, Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, Created by: BOW, Record added: Sep 29, 2010, Memorial #: 59404257, accessed 17 Jan 2012 (
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  3. [S79] Find A Grave, online, Perkins Cemetery, Burkesville, KY (

Nelda Jo York

F, b. 28 March 1928, d. 10 April 1991
     Nelda Jo York was also known as Jo. She was born on 28 March 1928.1 She was the daughter of Fred Edward York and Grace Truman Westfall. She married Russell Franklin Milliken Jr., son of Russell Franklin Milliken Sr. and Laura Edna Richardson, on 20 April 1944. She died on 10 April 1991 at Temple, Bell County, Texas, at age 63.1,2

Nelda Jo Milliken

Burnet - Services for Nelda Jo Milliken, 63, of Burnetare scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Waldrop-Hatfield Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Larry Bailey officiating.
Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday in Coahoma Cty Cemetery with the Rev. Darren Skinner officiating.
Mrs. Milliken died Wednesday at Scott and White Hospital in Temple. She was born March 28, 1928, in West Brook. She married Russell F. Milliken April 20, 1944 in West Brook.
Mrs. Milliken was a member of First United Methodist Church in Burnet. She was also a member of Norman Read Eastern Star Chapter in Midland. She moved to Burnet six years ago, after living in Midland for 22 years.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Bruce Milliken of Midland and Joe Lynn Milliken of Odessa; a daughter, Ann Morrow of Midland; a brother, Ansel "Bill" York of Coahoma; two sisters, Freda Greenfiled and Lee Milliken, both of Coahoma; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Waldrop-Hatfield Funeral Home of Kingsland is in charge of Burnet arrangements.
Nalley-Pickle and Welch of Big Spring is in charge of Coahoma arrangements.2


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    The Odessa American; Publication Date: 12/ Apr/ 1991; Publication Place: Odessa, Texas, United States of America; URL:,0.65128976,0.8150061,0.9064838&xid=2378; Accessed: 27 Nov 2019.

Archie Young1

     Archie Young married Sinda Bow, daughter of Clarence Newel Bow and Noxie Anderson, after 1990.1 He and Cindy Bow were divorced after 1991.1


  1. [S82] Facebook, online, In a message from Cindy Bow, 19 Nov 2014.

Charles Young1

     Charles Young married Margaret Barnes before 1813.1

Child of Charles Young and Margaret Barnes


  1. [S85], online, GenForum: Robert Gillespie and Jane Ward (

Emily Young1

F, b. August 1849, d. after 1921
     Emily Young was born in August 1849 at Tazewell County, Virginia.1 She was the daughter of Colonel William Barnes Young and Nancy Bowen Gillespie.1 She died after 1921.1


  1. [S85], online, GenForum: Robert Gillespie and Jane Ward (