Dateline: June 19, 2003
Todd, 92, of Clarendon died Monday, June 16, 2003.
will be at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 19, 2003, at Robertson Chapel in
Clarendon with Rev. Steve Fulton, minister of Providence Baptist Church in
Henderson, officiating. Burial
will be in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon.
Todd was born Jan. 24, 1911, in Comanche County to Mr. and Mrs. D.T.
Smallwood. She moved with her
family to the Brice community in 1924.
She graduated from Clarendon High School and Clarendon College.
She received her Bachelors and Masters degrees from West Texas
began her teaching career in Brice and taught there for four years.
She married Bill Todd in 1935, and they both taught in Chamberlain
for eight years. Mrs. Todd
taught in Clarendon Elementary and Clarendon Junior High for eleven years.
She then began teaching English at Clarendon High School.
Her 41-year career left a rich heritage to the community of
Clarendon. Her dedication to
her profession and concern for young people touched many lives.
She will be greatly missed by her former students and the entire
community of Clarendon.
Todd was a member of Providence Baptist Church in Henderson, Texas.
was preceded in death by her husband in 1984.
include two sisters Frankie McAnear of Clarendon and Mamie Cross of
Amarillo; four nephews, Ronnie McAnear and wife, Melinda, of Clarendon;
Dwight McAnear and wife, Sharon, of Durango, Colorado; Freddie McAnear and
wife, Marsha, of Houston; and Billy Cross and wife, Kathy, of Somerset;
two nieces, Susan Robinson and husband, Jack, of Amarillo, and Jeanie
Echols and husband, Robert, of Albany; twelve great nieces and nephews;
and six great-great nieces and nephews.
family will be at the Todd Home in Clarendon.
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