Enid Brandenburg Flaherty (Jones)
Nov. 26, 1917 - Dec. 29, 2012
RED OAK - Enid Brandenburg Flaherty (Jones), 95 formerly of Cisco, Texas and Red Oak, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 in Whitney. Service are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at the Pat Boze Memorial Chapel of the Wayne Boze Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Maurey officiating. Interment will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at the Oakwood Cemetery in Cisco.
Enid was born on Nov. 26, 1917 in Bridgeport, Ill. to Rex and Grace Garrett Brandenburg.
She was valedictorian of her high school class but was unable to attend college as the great depression was in full force. She spent her adult life working outside the home as a waitress, moving often with her husband, Ralph to various cities in the Texas oilfields. She was a wonderful and caring but stern mother and grandmother.
She enjoyed and was very talented at crocheting and quilting. During her years in Red Oak she was very active at the Senior Citizens Center’s quilting circle as well as attending Faith Baptist Church in Red Oak and Spring Creek Baptist Church in Waxahachie.
Enid was preceded in death by her husband Ralph, brothers Bud and Wayne and her daughter Carolyn Sue Wilson. She is survived by Sue’s four children Ronnie, Debbie, Dennis and Bryan and their 10 children and 16 grandchildren. She is also survived by her son Kenneth and his wife Carol of Morgan, Texas and their two sons Kevin and Shawn, daughter in law Kristi and their three grandsons and two great grandchildren; and son Dan and his wife Julia of San Marcos and their three sons Robert, Eric, Shane and daughters in law Shanna and Susan and two granddaughter.
Pallbearers & honorary pallbearers will be: Ronald Wilson, Debra Stigall, Dennis Wilson, Kevin Flaherty, Robert Flaherty, Shawn Flaherty, Eric Flaherty, Shane Flaherty and Bryan Wilson.
The family suggest that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie. www.waynebozefuneralhome.com.