Myrtle Faye Perry

18 October 1929–5 April 2015 (Age 85)
Eureka, Navarro, Texas, United States

The Life of Myrtle Faye

When Myrtle Faye Perry was born on 18 October 1929, in Eureka, Navarro, Texas, United States, her father, Arthur Dee Perry, was 24 and her mother, Nobie Leta Mosley, was 17. She had at least 1 daughter with Billy Burtis Beck. She lived in Navarro, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 6, Ellis, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 5 April 2015, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park, Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Billy Burtis Beck
Myrtle Faye Perry
Billie Faye Beck

Spouse and Children

    Billy Burtis Beck





    Billie Faye Beck


Parents and Siblings

    Arthur Dee Perry


    Nobie Leta Mosley






    Mary Louise Perry


    Emmit Sebsary Perry


    Edward D.a Perry


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 20

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.
1954 · Right to Serve on Juries

Age 25

In 1954, women finally won the right to serve on juries.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Herry ‘son of Herry’, a variant of Harry ( see Harris ).2 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a pear tree, Middle English per(r)ie (Old English pyrige, a derivative of pere ‘pear’). This surname and a number of variants have been established in Ireland since the 17th century.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Myrtle Fay Perry in household of Author D Perry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Myrtle F Perry in household of Dee Perry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Faye Beck in entry for Ross David Conner, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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