Rockdale,TX Class of 1965
February 25, 1983
Graveside Funeral services for Wardia Mae Goble, 79, were held at 1 P.M. Saturday in Huntington Grove Cemetery, in Huntington.
Rev. Ernest Cast officiated.
Mrs. Goble died Friday in Richards Memorial Hospital after a long illness. She was a Rockdale resident.
She was born July 6, 1903 in Huntington to Mr. and Mrs. William Arthur (Bertie Baird) Gill. She was a school teacher, having retired from the Rockdale Public Schools in 1970.
She and Ralph W. Goble were married Sept. 10, 1927 in Mertens. A son, Sammy R. Goble, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her husband, Ralph W. Goble of Rockdale; one son, David R. Goble of Denver; also, one grandson and one granddaughter, also of Denver.
Mrs. Goble was member of Meadowbrook Baptist Church and was the church's first historian. She was a graduate of the Huntington school system and Rusk College where she earned her teaching certificate.
Mrs. Goble earned her bachelor of science degree at Northwestern Louisiana. She taught all grades except the 12th and twice served as school principal, once each in Louisiana and Texas.
Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangement.
Rockdale Reporter, March 3, 1983