In memory of
Edith Schellhase Fourton
In memory of
Edith Schellhase Fourton
Edith Schellhase Fourton passed away peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017. Graveside service: 11:30 a.m. Friday, at Center Point Cemetery. Memorials: In lieu of flowers the family suggests a donation to the charity of your choice. Edith was born in George West on Aug. 14, 1931, to Alex and Helen Schellhase. Edith was the oldest child followed by three brothers. She graduated high school in Temple and moved with the family to Kerrville. Edith attended Schreiner Institute and began dating Francis Fourton {ldquo}Pete{rdquo} who loved across the street. The two eloped and were married in Austin on Oct.16, 1950. Edith and Pete moved to Azle in 1961 and celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in their home. Edith was a positive thinker, creative and imaginative. She had a playful sense of humor which she maintained until the end. Edith was preceded in death by her husband, Pete; son, Richard Fourton and brother, Joe Schellhase. The family sincerely appreciates the love and kindness of neighbors and friends in Azle. Without their compassion and assistance Edith could not have stayed at home. Survivors: Edith is survived by her daughter and son in law, Ellen Fourton and Stephen Herman; grandson, Mason Fourton and great grandson Gannon Fourton. She is also survived by her brothers and sisters in law, Walter and Barbara Schellhase, Bill and Shirley Schellhase and cousin, nieces and nephews. ... Show More
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