Places

  • Wharton is also known as: Wharton County / Wharton city.

Facts

  • Wharton has been featured in films like: Powder (1995), and Baby the Rain Must Fall (1965).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Lamar Lathon (american football player), Billy Waddy (american football player), Heath Sherman (american football player), Mac Sweeney (attorneys in the united states and lawyer), Rick Matula (baseball player), Sam Restivo (film editor), and Wade Speckels (actor).

History

Wharton is located at 29°19′1″N 96°5′49″W / 29. 31694°N 96. 09694°W / 29. 31694; -96. 09694 (29. 316939, -96. 097065). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7. 2 square miles (18. 8 km²), of which, 7. 2 square miles (18. 7 km²) of it is land and 0. 14% is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 9,237 people, 3,539 households, and 2,268 families residing in the city. 3 people per square mile (493. 3/km²). There were 4,000 housing units at an average density of 553. 6 per square mile (213. 6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 56. 33% White, 26. 43% African American, 0. 41% Native American, 0. 71% Asian, 0. 16% Pacific Islander, 14. 18% from other races, and 1. 78% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 31. 08% of the population. There were 3,539 households out of which 31. 5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44. 2% were married couples living together, 15. 7% had a female...

The official website for the city of Wharton is http://www.cityofwharton.com.

There are currently 6 funeral home listings for the city of Wharton, Texas.

Wharton Obituaries

It was noted on January 5th, 2013 that John Marshall Thomas perished in Phoenix, Arizona.  Thomas was 92 years old and was born in Wharton, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Marshall's life.

It was written on October 19th, 2012 that Conrad James "Sonny" Felix perished in Wharton, Texas.  Felix was 81 years old and was born in Madrid, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Conrad James "Sonny"'s life.

It was reported by Ventura County Star on March 18th, 2012 that Jeane M Jacobs (Matula) perished in Ojai, California.  Ms. Jacobs was 71 years old and was born in Wharton, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jeane M's life.

It was disclosed on March 1st, 2012 that Louis James Mitchell perished in Wharton, Texas.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Louis James's life.

It was reported by Austin American Statesman on February 1st, 2012 that Raymond Cloud Sr Harrison passed away in Wharton, Texas.  Harrison was 93 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Raymond Cloud Sr's life.

It was revealed by The Desert Sun on November 16th, 2011 that C Jeriel "Jay" Howard passed on in Palm Springs, California.  Howard was 71 years old and was born in Wharton, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor C Jeriel "Jay"'s life.

It was disclosed by The Mail Tribune on May 1st, 2011 that Daniel L Slovak died in Oregon.  Slovak was 71 years old and was born in Wharton, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Daniel L's life.

It was reported by Tyler Morning Telegraph on April 22nd, 2011 that Buddy Don Carter perished in Wharton, Texas.  Carter was 73 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Buddy Don's life.

All Funeral Homes in Wharton

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Boone Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Wharton, WA 98185
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Evergreen Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Wharton, WA 98185
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Gooden-Hatton Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Wharton, WA 98185
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Matthews Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Wharton, WA 98185
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Wharton Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Wharton, WA 98185
Wharton Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Wharton, WA 98185

Wharton Funeral Home News

Thelma Lee Coward Ham
Also, she had membership in the Miss Ima Hogg Chapter, Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT) 2009-10 ... Visitation will be Sunday from 5 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial Service at Taylor Bros. at 2 p.m. on Monday Nov 8, 2010.
http://baycitytribune.com/obituaries/article_a9263168-e9bc-11df-87c3-001cc4c03286.html

EVELYN M. CHASE - 87 - ALVA
Burial will follow in the Alva Municipal Cemetery under the direction of Wharton Funeral Chapel. Evelyn Marcella ... They spent the winters in Texas from 1985 through 2007. She was preceded in death by an infant brother, her parents, a brother-in-law and ...
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Cynthia Hedt
The family requests memorials to the Vista Bank of Texas, payable to Dawnette Kocian, in lieu of flowers. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Wharton Funeral Home, 515 East Boling Highway in Wharton, 979-532-3410. Lorene Novosad Lorene ...
http://www.fbherald.com/obituaries/article_b66236d0-e834-11df-b63f-001cc4c002e0.html

Mary Wibel
Mary Dott Wibel, 79 of Wharton, passed away on Tuesday ... Visitation will be Thursday, November 4, 2010 from 5PM to 7PM at Fairmont Funeral Home 6777 Fairmont Pkwy in Pasadena, Texas. Graveside Services will be on Friday, November 5, 2010 at 9AM at ...
http://www.hcnonline.com/articles/2010/11/04/pasadena_citizen/obituaries/20101107pcg2080361.txt

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Wharton Funeral Homes and funeral services in Texas
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Wharton Funeral Home. Sunday 11 - Service @ Wharton Civic Center. 1924 N. Fulton 2 pm ... WHARTON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT. 319 N. Fulton St. Wharton, Texas ...
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