Leila Frazier

Leila Ferguson Frazier, 103, passed away peacefully August 10, 2013. She was born in Brazoria, Texas September 18, 1909. Leila was the child of Mosie Davis and John Ferguson, and the great granddaughter of Isaiah Cates Day, founder of Dayton Texas and his wife, Martha Caroline Munson. She was a member of Phi Beta Kappa Society at Sophie Newcomb in New Orleans with a major in French. She married James Henry Frazier who preceded her in death in 1980. Her sisters, Lady Nan LaCour and Janis Allan, also preceded her in death. Survivors include her family and Godchildren, Jane Rogers Matthews, Elizabeth Rogers Bannister, Nancy Rogers Stephanow, Dillon James Ferguson, and Lynn Ferguson Murchison. Her family wishes her friends to donate to the . There will be a private family graveside service.


Funeral Home

Memorial Oaks Funeral Home
13001 Katy Fwy Houston, TX 77079
(281) 497-2210

Published in Houston Chronicle on Aug. 12, 2013