Listed as a school teacher in 1920 Census, living in Ft. Smith with her parents. She was married later that year.
Marriage record in Crawford Co: T. L. Delzell, age 26, Edna Comstock, age 20, 12 Sep 1920, Paul G. Preston, MG
My grandmother's diary noted that on June 4th Edna had a stroke and was critical and the entry for June 6, 1956 says, "After waiting and worrying all day the bad new came. Edna passed away at 6:15."
Edna Eugenia COMSTOCK and Tyre Lester DELZELL were married on 12 September 1920. Tyre Lester DELZELL57,171, son of Robert Johnson "Bob" DELZELL and Cordelia E. "Delia" REMY, was born on 6 October 1894 in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas.114,119,172 He died in May 1972 at the age of 77.114
Arch Howell and Lester were boyhood friends. In Arch's account of growing up he talks about Lester's family getting typhoid fever and some of the older ones dying. Lester and Arch both came down with the fever. The Delzell's well was bad and had to be sealed up.
Marriage License, Crawford co AR. T. L. Delzell of Uniontown, age 26 to Edna Comstock of Ft. Smith in Sebastian Co, age 20. Dated 11 Sep 1920
1930 Census. Franklin Co, AR. Charleston Town, Prairie Twp. Sheet 51, Hh 88
Uncle Lester had a drug store in Van Buren, next door to Comstock, Inc. owned by Uncle Ira & Aunt Minnie Comstock. He used to make cherry cokes for me and let me read the Comic books without buying them.
Edna Eugenia COMSTOCK and Tyre Lester DELZELL had the following children:
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