Mary E. Fox
Graveside services for Mary Emma Schmoyer Fox, 102, of Giddings and formerly of Hearne, Texas were on Sunday, October 25, 2009 at the Granger City Cemetery in Granger, Texas with Rev. Dr. Tim Edwards officiating.
Mrs. Fox passed away Wednesday evening in Giddings.
She was born near Rosebud on October 2, 1907 to Mr. and Mrs. J.B. Schmoyer. She graduated from Marlin High School in Marlin, Texas and received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.
She retired from teaching in May of 1971 after a teaching career of twenty-two years, seventeen of them in the Hearne schools.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Howard Fox; her daughters, Betty Fox and Susan Fox and her sister, Jesse B. Green.
Survivors include daughter, Helen Fox Smith and son-in-law, John Dodd Smith of Giddings, Texas; sister, Mrs. Albert Derden of Austin, Texas; grandchildren, Bryan Fox Smith and wife, Laura of Canyon, Texas, Catherine Smith Ingram of Houston, Texas and Horace Donald Smith III and wife, Felicity of San Angelo, Texas; great-grandchildren, Garrett & Rachel Smith of Canyon, Texas and Alexis, Morgan, Noah and Gage Smith of San Angelo, Texas and a great-great grandson, Landon Colvert of San Angelo, Texas.