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Boyce Melville “Boots” Fallin

Boyce “Boots” Melville Fallin, June 20, 1982, Father’s Day, Houston, Harris County, Texas. His grandson, Jason Ryan Fallin’s Baptism at the First United Methodist Church, Downtown, Houston, Harris, Texas by Dr. Charles L. Allen.

Boots, Wanda (Gideon), Richard, Sally (Frederick), & Jason Ryan Fallin (baby), June 20, 1982, Father’s Day, Grandson Jason’s Baptism @ First United Methodist Church, 1320 Main Street, Houston, Harris, Texas.

Boyce Melville “Boots” Fallin

Birth: Feb. 16, 1923
Timpson
Shelby County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1985
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

Son of Sidney Durham Fallin & Rosa Alice (Rhodes) Fallin. His parents, Sidney and Rosa Fallin only had two sons, and no daughters. Brother of Kenneth Newton Fallin, of Goldsboro, North Carolina.

Husband of Wanda Jo (Gideon) Fallin.
Father of Stephen Dennis, Richard Wayne, and Jerry Glen Fallin.

Grandfather of Jason Ryan Fallin, Scott Dwayne Fallin, Christopher Fallin, and Jeremy Boyce Fallin.

Raised Methodist.
Member of Mason order, and Eagle’s Hall.
Served in World War II in the U.S. Navy.
Owner/Operator of Dump Truck. Worked for Tenneco Steel off Federal Road area.
Real Estate investor. Rental property. Owned Cliff’s Tavern that was on the corner of Industrial Road, Houston, Harris County, Texas.
Boots was a good old boy. He loved his beer and cigars and playing dominoes with his buddies from the Eagles Hall off Market Street, Houston, Harris County, Texas.
Boots loved the beach. He loved to travel.
He was a good, honest, hard-working man. Boots son, Jerry, said that he was a “wheeler and a dealer”! Boots never met a stranger. He was a friend to all. Boots had a good heart, and loved to socialize.

Died of Prostate Cancer.

Family links: 
Parents:
Sidney Durham Fallin (1901 – 1978)
Rosa Alice Rhodes Fallin (1901 – 1975)

Inscription: 
No marker

Note: There is no headstone.

Burial: 
Brookside Memorial Park
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 44, Lot 285, Space 3 
Created by: TEXAS TUDORS
Record added: Feb 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24683195

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PVT George Washington Fallin

Added by: Betty Jean Wolverton-Dwyer/George

PVT George Washington Fallin
Birth:  1832
Georgia, USA
Death:  Jul. 9, 1865
Point Lookout
St. Mary’s County
Maryland, USA

Son of Felite Fallin and Celestia (Huckaby) Fallin of Georgia.
Husband of S. E. (Moore) Fallin.

Married on 28 Feb. 1861 in Taliaferro County, Georgia.
Buried in the Confederate Memorial Park, Fallin, George W, 49 GA Inf. Co. D, POW.
source: http://www.plpow.com/POWDead_NotListed.htm “Point Lookout Prison Camp for Confederates from 1863 to 1865 in the state of Maryland during the War for Southern Independence. Point Lookout was a genocidal, ethnic cleansing, concentration camp filled with federal atrocities that housed over 52,000 Southerners, with a death count of over 14,000.” source: http://www.plpow.com/

Burial: 
Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery
Scotland
St. Mary’s County
Maryland, USA 

Created by: TEXAS TUDORS
Record added: Dec 29, 2015
Find A Grave Memorial# 156474269


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Rosa Alice (Rhodes) Fallin

Rosa Alice <i>Rhodes</i> Fallin

Rosa Alice <i>Rhodes</i> Fallin

Birth: Oct. 16, 1901
Timpson
Shelby County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1975
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA 

Family links: 
Parents:
John Bennett Rhodes (1874 – 1950)
Ida Singleton Rhodes (1879 – 1944)

Spouse:
Sidney Durham Fallin (1901 – 1978)

Children:
Boyce Melville Fallin (1923 – 1985)

Kenneth Newton Fallin, Sr. (1932 – Living)

Siblings:
Elbert Julius Rhodes (1897 – 1936)
Elvis Rhodes (1899 – 1909)
Johnny Rhodes (1900 – ____)
Elmer Walter Rhodes (1905 – 2001)
Tom Pink Rhodes (1908 – 1980)
Hoy Edgar Rhodes (1911 – 1965)
Troy Houston Rhodes (1911 – 1980)

Rosa was a loving, kind, wife, and mother. She was an excellent seamstress. She was a homemaker, and worked hard to make their house a home. Rosa kept the family together. She was the glue. Rosa kept a close hold on Sidney. Rosa controlled the finances, and was very frugal. Rosa was raised as a Methodist.  

ROSA WAS THE STRONG ONE IN THE FALLIN FAMILY. SIDNEY OFTEN DRANK TOO MUCH ALCOHOL. SHE DID SEWING AND IRONING AND SAVED MOST OF WHAT SHE MADE TO HELP TAKE CARE OF THE FAMILY. SHE SAVED HER MONEY AND RAT- HOLED IT AWAY FOR A RAINY DAY.

WHEN SHE GOT SICK SIDNEY FELL APART. HE DIDN’T KNOW HOW TO SURVIVE WITHOUT HER. SHE BOUGHT THEIR RENT HOUSES WITH MONEY SHE SAVED UP. HER GRANDSON, RICHARD WAYNE FALLIN, PURCHASED THEIR RENT HOUSE ON WEAVER STREET IN HOUSTON, TEXAS. IT WAS RICHARD & SALLY (FREDERICK) FALLIN’S FIRST RENT HOUSE INVESTMENT. THEY BOUGHT IT IN 1973.

Burial: 
Mount Olive Cemetery
Timpson
Shelby County
Texas, USA 

Maintained by: TEXAS TUDORS
Originally Created by: Tracey Chelette Strong
Record added: Aug 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75502306

Timpson, Shelby, Texas

Sidney Durham Fallin

Sidney Durham FallinSidney Durham Fallin

Birth: Apr. 5, 1901
Sharon
Taliaferro County
Georgia, USA
Death: May 29, 1978
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA 

Married Rosa Alice (Rhodes) on 17 March 1922 in Timpson, Shelby County, Texas.

Father: Jasper Newton Fallin 
Mother: Anna Elnora “Annie” (Beckworth) Fallin.
Children: Boyce Melville “Boots” Fallin (deceased) and Kenneth Newton Fallin, Sr. (still living in 2015, in Goldsboro, North Carolina, and no daughters.

Family links:  
Parents:
Jasper Newton Fallin (1862 – 1940)
Anna “Annie” Elnora (Beckworth) Fallin (1873 – 1959)

Spouse:
Rosa Alice (Rhodes) Fallin (1901 – 1975)

Children:
Boyce Melville Fallin (1923 – 1985)

Kenneth Newton Fallin, Sr. (still living in 2016, in Goldsboro, North Carolina)

Siblings:
Thomas Yancey Fallin (1894 – 1908)
Ollie Washington Fallin (1903 – 1974)
Julius Cecil Fallin (1906 – 1906)
Alva Eugene Fallin (1910 – 1933)
Carrie Powers (1914 – 1973)

Burial: 
Mount Olive Cemetery
Timpson
Shelby County
Texas, USA 

Maintained by: TEXAS TUDORS
Originally Created by: Tracey Chelette Strong
Record added: Aug 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75502314

Sharon Methodist Church, Sharon, Taliaferro County, Georgia