obit: Marie Haba
ENNIS, Texas, Jan. 6.-- Funeral services will be held at St. John's Roman Catholic Church at 9 a.m. Wednesday for Mrs. Marie Haba, 81. Mrs. Haba died Sunday at her home on Route 1.
Born in what is now Czechoslovakia, she came to the United States with her parents in 1869 and lived at first in Cooke County. She was married there in 1890, and she and her late husband came to Ennis the following year.
Surviving are five sons, Rudolph Haba of East Bernard, Wharton County, John Haba of Boyce, Ellis County; Louis Haba of Ennis and Frank Haba and Joe Jaba Jr. of Prague, Okla.; fifteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Dallas Morning News, January 7, 1953
submitted by Rosemary Ermis