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J. H. Gulley
    "J. H. Gulley, aged 80 years, died Saturday about noon at his late home, two miles east of Lufkin, after a lingering illness for the past year . The funeral  are being held this afternoon at Hortense Cemetery in Polk County, about 18 miles east of Livingston, where are buried others of his relatives, and in which community he resided before removing to this section of the state.  W. M. Glenn & Co. are directing the funeral, the body being conveyed overland, leaving here this morning at 11 o'clock. The funeral services will be conducted by Rev. W. A. D. Wardsworth, pastor of the Baptist Church at Livingston. Deceased was born in Alabama March 17, 1846, and is survived by his widow and several children, one of whom being Mrs. A. C. Harrison of Lufkin. Deceased was prominent in Polk County before his health failed, and he was active in the local affairs of his community. He was a Confederate veteran and highly esteemed by all who knew him."
 
Submitted by Tom Sachitano, Jan. 2003
Note: Joseph H.Gulley was born Mar.17, 1846, died Nov. 23, 1926-per headstone. 

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