Notes for Ambrose Lee Brantner: The death of A. L. Brantner Thursday morning (October 30, 1958) meant life's end for one of Kent County's oldest residents. A resident for 58 years, Mr. Brantner died yesterday in Spur Memorial Hospital of a heart attack. Two weeks ago he fell and broke his hip. It was set at Methodist Hospital in Lubbock and he was brought to Spur recovering from the operation. Death came suddenly at 10:30 yesterday morning. A member of the Girard Church of Christ for 55 years, his funeral will be held there at 3 o'clock this afternoon (October 31). C. L. Smith of Abilene will officiate, assisted by Robert A. Bankhead of Spur. Interment will be in the Red Mud Cemetery. Listed among his survivors were 18 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild. Grandsons served as pallbearers. The Jayton Chronicle, October 31, 1958. Transcribed by Ron Brantner.
More About Ambrose Lee Brantner: Burial: Unknown, Red Mud Cemetary, Spur, Texas.
More About Ambrose Lee Brantner and Lugenia Emiline "Genie" Smith: Marriage: October 03, 1890, Franklin, Robertson County, Texas.
Children of Ambrose Lee Brantner and Lugenia Emiline "Genie" Smith are:
Carl Homer Brantner, b. October 06, 1891, Bremond, Robertson County, Texas, d. December 13, 1918, Kent County, Texas.
+Ray Lillian Brantner, b. April 17, 1893, Robertson County, Texas, d. November 19, 1981, Crosbyton, Crosby County, Texas.
+Reba Irene Brantner, b. September 16, 1894, Bremond, Robertson County, Texas, d. December 07, 1990, Ft. Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.
+Ruth Imogene Brantner, b. January 20, 1896, Franklin, Robertson County, Texas, d. October 18, 1976, Dalhart, Dallam County, Texas.
+Ruby Mae Brantner, b. January 16, 1898, Bremond, Robertson County, Texas, d. December 20, 1936, Spur, Dickens County, Texas.
+Kay Parrak Brantner, b. October 20, 1899, Bremond, Robertson County, Texas, d. July 03, 1973, Crosbyton, Crosby County, Texas.
Coy Lee Brantner, b. May 15, 1902, Kent County, Texas, d. January 23, 1917, Dickens County, Texas.
John V. Brantner, b. May 24, 1906, Kent County, Texas, d. August 26, 1977, Spur, Dickens County, Texas.