08,April 2009 — Jasper,Texas
Henry Tarver was born 02 of April 1923 in San Augustine,Texas . Samauel Monroe Tarver his father, and Sarah Nona McKeithen was his mother.
Bud grew up on the Attoyac River, he loved to fish and hunt in the area and went to school in Broaddus,Texas . He became very ill at about 9 years old with scarlet fever. He missed a whole year of school and as a result he does not read and write as well as all his brothers and sisters. I as his first born child have always known this to be painful for him.
My daddy Henry married my mother Thelma Whitton, on the 26th day of Feburary 1944 in the Jasper County Texas Courthouse. They grew up together in San Augustine County,Texas.
They had seven children, 4 girls and three boys..all are still living today.
Our mother Thelma Whitton Tarver died 10th of Sept.2004 in Silsbee,Hardin Co; Texas. Mother is buried in Broaddus Cemetery, in Broaddus,Texas.
Daddy is remarried to a sweet and loving lady, Lillian McDonald. They love and take good care of each other. All of daddy's children love her.