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Granville Beverly Keller and Oprah Henderson Family

Back Row Left to right - Verna Keller, Lyda Merce Keller, Earnest Earl Keller

Front Row Left to right - Oprah Henderson, Eula Georgia Webb Keller, Granville Beverly Keller, and Veda L. Keller

Veda L. Keller married Raymond Anderson DeBusk, son of Samuel Dickson DeBusk and Frances Virginia Broocke. Granville Beverly Keller's sister Martha Laura Keller married William Layne "Bid" DeBusk, son of William Andrew DeBusk and Martha Ann McAbee. His sister Mary Mercie Keller married Fielden Jasper Helms the son of Susan DeBusk and James Patton Helms. His brother George Homer Keller married Nancy Ann "Nan" Helms, the daughter of Susan DeBusk and James Patton Helms

Granville Beverly Keller born 12 Feb 1869 in Vernon County, Missouri and died 04 Nov 1913 in Coleman County, Texas. He married Oprah Henderson on 03 Mar 1889 in Coleman County, Texas. She was 10 Jan 1872 and died 11 Oct 1966 in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. He owned one half of the Peter Keller Estate and George owned the other half. They paid their sisters cash for their interest in the estate. In 1912, Granvville and Orah built a house on their own land nearer school and Burkett. This big house is quite a land mark at the present time.

Children

1 --- Lyda Merce Keller born 21 Dec 1890 in Coleman County, Texas and died 05 Jul 1984. She married Ernest Lindwood Harris, son of Robert Emmett Harris and Tennessee Lucrecia "Dink" Brown, on 21 Oct 1914 in Coleman, Coleman County, Texas. He was born 17 Feb 1887 in Coleman County, Texas and died 04 Jul 1980 in Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. His sister Birdie Lee Harris married
Vernon Helms the son of Christopher Elijah "Lige" Helms and Mary Mahaley "Minnie" Wesley. Christopher Helms is the son of James Patton Helms and Susan DeBusk.

2 --- Earnest Earl Keller born 20 Jul 1892 and died 25 Mar 1964. He married Alice Fearley Lee Moore, daughter of Thomas Lewis Moore and Amanda Catherine Henry, on 18 Aug 1912. She was born 22 Dec 1893 and died 21 Sep 1967. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. Her sister Florence Pearl Moore married John Breckenridge Campbell, a descendant of Solomon C. Van Huss and Rebecca Jane DeBusk, the daughter of
Palser DeBusk and Mary Sarah "Sally" Surber

3 --- Verna Keller born 07 Apr 1897 in Missouri married Lee Swan. They did not have children.

4 --- Veda L. Keller born 29 May 1902 in Missouri and died 13 Jan 1988 in Burkett, Coleman County, Texas. She married Raymond Anderson DeBusk the son of
Samuel "Sam" Dickson DeBusk and Frances Virginia Broocke. She was also married to a man named Cowan and had a son, Granville William "Bill" Cowan who joined the US Navy on 4 December 1941. He was shot down by the Japanese while on a bombing run on August 10, 1945 four days before peace was declared.

5 --- Eula Georgia Webb Keller born 24 Dec 1905 in Missouri married Hugh Burns