1938 - 1941
From the Denton Record-Chronicle, Sunday, January 23, 1972:
Ben Everitt. 79, Dallas, former resident of Denton.
Burial was at Laurel Land- Mausoleum. Born in 1892 in Wotvilte, Miss., he died Wednesday [January 19th]. He was former superintendent of schools in Arlington and a textbook representative. He was a member of Cliff Temple Baptist Church in Dallas. He is survived by his wife, Alzine of Dallas; three daughters, Mrs. Paul Morris of Celina, Mrs. V. H. Goodwin of Houston and Mrs. C. A. Munford of Grand Prairie; three brothers, Pat Everitt of Hattiesburg, Miss., R. 0. Everitt of Jackson, Miss, and G. M. Everitt of Ruleviffle, Miss.; three sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Â·Richardson of Jackson, Miss., Mrs. Mildred Holloway of Maries, Miss, and Mrs. Minnie Turner of Rolling Fork, Miss.; and seven grandchildren.