James Family Archives


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Children of Gertrude Edna James (1895-1970) of Strawn, Palo Pinto County, Texas and Gus Preston Luethy (1887-1960):


1.   Jack Preston Luethy:  born August 29, 1917; married November 1953 in the Town of Monahans, Ward County, Texas to Wanna Lee Martin (1932-2005) daughter of Robert and Dolly Dowell Martin; died April 4, 2001 (aged 83); buried in Willis Cemetery, Town of Willis, Montgomery County, Texas; known children include Terry Jack Luethy and Penny Lee Luethy.


2.   Donald Richard Luethy:  born April 19, 1921; married in 1946 to Edith Scott (1927-); divorced in July 1969 from Edith Scott; died May 20, 1982 (aged 61); known children include:  Robin Luethy, Ralph Luethy, Richard S. Luethy and Donnie James Luethy.


3.   Alice June Luethy:  born May 26, 1927 in Coleman, Coleman County, Texas; married April 11, 1947 to Frank Conaway, Jr. (1920-2004); died July 8, 1976 (aged 49) in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas; buried at Mission Burial Park South, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas; known children include:  Frank Preston Conaway, Gary Ross Conaway and Alice Louise Conaway,


4.   Ralph James Luethy:  born September 14, 1929; died October 21, 1957 in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico; buried in Monahans Memorial Cemetery, Town of Monahans, Ward County, Texas.





Gertrude Edna James (1895-1970) was the daughter of George William James (1856-1901) of Fannin County, Texas and Martha Alice Dorris (1862-1933) of Cass County, Texas.




Personal Address Book of Gertrude Edna (James) Luethy (1894-1970) provided by Alice Conaway Denson of Poteet, Texas.


Obituary of Wanna Lee Luethy (1932-2005); Amarillo Globe News, September 7, 2005.


Wanna Lee (Martin) Luethy (1932-2005) Find A Grave Memorial, ID No. 66595478, by Bobby and Carol Babin Estes, added Mary 7, 2011.


Jack P. “Pappa” Luethy (1917-2001), Id., Memorial ID No. 32124691, by Nareen, et al, added December 11, 2008.


Alice June (Luethy) Conaway (1927-1976),  Id., Memorial ID No. 122331887, by Jim Pond, added December 28, 2013.


PFC Ralph J. Luethy (1929-1957),  Id., Memorial ID No. 52001946, by Athanatos, added May 4, 2010.


Updated:  January 6, 2021