Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at 11 a.m., at LaGrone Funeral Chapel, for Georgia Pauline “Polly” Dugger Brewton, 96, of Las Cruces. The Rev. Richard Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in South Park Cemetery.
Georgia Pauline “Polly” Dugger Brewton was born Aug. 4, 1916, in Apache, Okla., to Samuel Wylie Dugger and Mattie Carl “Carrie” Hayes Dugger.
She graduated from high school in 1934 in Apache, then moved to Cottonwood, after marrying James Morgan Brewton on Sept. 25, 1935. They lived in Tolleson, Ariz., for several years. They lost their 9-month-old son there in April 1937, and had two more sons.
They bought their farm in Artesia in 1946, and moved the family back to New Mexico. Polly cooked, kept house, raised a garden, and worked in the fields Login to read more