I would like to know where his body was sent and interred. Pictures would be appreciated.
UNDERWOOD, Leman Roy
Aka: Lemon, Leeman, and L. Ray
Born in Shirley, Tyler, West Virginia on 30 Aug. 1889 to Samuel Gapin Gordon UNDERWOOD and Berthena (FINLEY)
First wife was Hazel Etna (KING) he had three daughters and one son with Hazel.
Was an Oil wildcatter at one point worked for ES Easton Oil Drilling Company (Quay, Ok. 1917)
Lived in Tyler, West Virginia; Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas and New Mexico possibly other places.
Owned a patent at the time of his death for a paraffin scraper.
Arrived in Hobbs, NM approximately 1938
Operated the Underwood Rotary Paraffin Co. until shortly before his death.
Died in murder/suicide in Hobbs/ Lovington area, Lea, New Mexico February 12 or 13 in 1941.
Second wife Lottie Lee (HUEY) died at the same time. No known children from this marriage.