Mary Lizzie Treece Johnson Rutherford Hull, 85, passed away Sunday, November 10, 2002 at Harlingen Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. Mary was born March 19, 1917 in Montgomery, Texas to John and Pearl Treece who are now deceased.
She lived at the Palms Retirement Center after moving from Riverside, Texas, where she had worked for many years at Baskin's Department Store in Trinity, Texas. Mary also worked several years for Butler-Grimes in Conroe and
Huntsville, Texas, where her husband, Ben Hull had Hull Studios until retiring to Riverside, Texas.
Mary is survived by her only child, Raymond H. Johnson and his wife Glinda of Harlingen; three grandsons, Raymond Jr., Leonard, and David; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews and friends.
Visitation hours will be held Thursday, November 14, 2002 from 6:00 until 9:00 p.m. with a prayer service being held at 7:00 p.m. at Buck Ashcraft Funeral Home in Harlingen. Graveside services will be held Saturday, November 16, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. in Conroe Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Palms Activity Fund, 525 E. Davis, Harlingen,
Texas 78550. Special thanks from her family go to Harlingen Nursing & Rehabilitation Center and South Texas Cancer Center and Dr. Shenkenberg, both in Harlingen.