Oran M. Roberts
United Daughters of the Confederacy®
Houston, Harris County, Texas
WHEREAS, the Oran M. Roberts Chapter has suffered an irreparable loss in the passing of our beloved President, Mrs. Betty Kaufhold; and
WHEREAS, the memory of her dear presence shall always be with us in our endeavors to make the few remaining veterans happy and contented, knowing that she would have us carry on until all are called to have one grand reunion with God;
WHEREFORE, be it resolved that the members of the Oran M. Roberts Chapter will each re-dedicate herself to the one object most sacred to our cause - the Confederate Veteran - out of love and respect for our departed President;
BE IT FURTHER RESOLUVED that a copy of these resolutions be sent to each of Mrs. Kaufhold’s three daughters and the Press and that a copy be placed on our minutes.Lovingly submitted,
NOTE: Betty Edwards - daughter of Joseph H. Edwards and Virginia Browning - born: 2 Nov 1857 in Tallahassee, FL - died: 14 May 1931 - Spouse: Frederick Lawrence Kaufhold
She was a REAL DAUGHTER, her father served as an Orderly Sgt in Co. C, 6th Infantry Regt., FL. She joined the Oran M. Roberts Chapter 440, UDC on 15 Mary 1928.
She died in office while serviced as the Chapter President during 9/1930-5/1931. Mrs. Frank Irwin Neville (nee: Effie Erwin) was serving as the 1st Vice President and she completed the unexpired term.
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