The Brady Herald
20 December 1966
J. A. (Amel) Fahnstrom, 83 retired McCulloch County farmer, died at his
home at 1900 S. Pecan at 11 p.m. after a short illness.
The body is being held at Wilkerson Funeral Home. The Rev. Joe Priddy of Central Baptist Church will conduct services, but the time is pending. Burial, however, will be in Live Oak Cemetery.
Mr. Fahnstrom was born Sept. 13, 1883 in Sweden. He had resided in McCulloch County for 40 years. His wife died in 1957.
He was a member of the Central Baptist Church.
He is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Rena Bassett of Brady, Mrs. Emma Dahlberg of Melvin, and Mrs. Ruth Melton of Temple; one brother, George Fahnstrom of Galva, Ill.; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.