The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

September 6, 2013

Adelle Trigg

Palestine Herald-Press

— Graveside services for Adelle Trigg, 97, of Elkhart, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Pilgrim Cemetery with the Rev. Floyd Petersen officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.

Mrs. Trigg passed away Sept. 5, 2013, at Sterling House.  

She was born March 1, 1916 in Anderson County to William Robert Bennett and Iciphenia Kennedy Bennett.

She graduated from Elkhart High School and was a homemaker.

Mrs. Trigg was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Archie Trigg; sisters, Junie Rosson, Lula Gray, Doris Roquemore and Dorris Bennett; brothers, W.T., Eldridge, Elwin, Odell (her twin), and Fagan Bennett.  

She is survived by daughters, Martha Rogers of Palestine, Debra Page and husband Rodney of Crawford; son, Dan Trigg and wife Paula of Elkhart; grandchildren, Leighanne Rainer, Bill Rogers Jr., Tracye Herbrough, Kathy Shepherd, Julie Vaclavik, Jennifer Calhoon and Harry Thompson III.; great-grandchildren, Taylor Carnes, Katheleen Rainer, William Rogers III, Kristen Engstrand, Troy Rogers, Riley Vaclavik, Bennett Shepherd, Claire Shepherd, Jordan Ray, Nicholas Calhoon, Caroline Calhoon and Roman Calhoon; great-great-grandchildren, Aubree Adelle Engstrand and Reece Ray; numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers family request donations be sent to Pilgrim Cemetery Association, c/o Elkhart State Bank/Rita Parker, P.O. Box 427, Elkhart, Texas, 75839.

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