Last  Will  and  Testament
James  A.  Favor

                St. Paul, Indiana
                March 19th -1913  

I,  James A. Favor,  do make this my last Will and Testament

1st.  I direct that all my just debits, including funeral expenses and the expenses of administration to be paid by my Executor.

2nd.  I will and bequeath unto my children one's  George Favor,  Alva Favor,  Alonzo Favor  and  John Favor, all the remainder of my property both real and personal, share and share alike in equal portion, except a Piano which is now at the home of Nunnie Thornbury.   

3rd.  I consider my son John Favor as not being capable of taking care of his portion of the estate, therefore I will and direct that a Guardian be appointed for  the said John Favor and his portion be delivered to the said
Guardian to hold in trust  for the said John Favor, allowing him only such portion of said trust from time to time as may be needed to furnish him with the necessaries of like, not allowing him at any time any thing for the
purchase of intoxicating liquor.

Item 4.  I will that Charley Favor of Shelby County Indiana, be appointed and act as Guardian of the said son John Favor and that said guardian hold back out of said trust funds the sum of $75.00 or $100.00 for the funeral expenses of the said John Favor.

Item 5.  I will and bequeath to Nunnie Thornbury my Piano that is now in her possession after her death I direct that said Piano goes to Russell Thornbury, if Russell should die then said Piano to go to Vern Favor.

Item 6.  I will that my son George Favor act and I do hereby appoint him as Executor of my last Will and Testament.

In Witness Whereof  I have hereunto set my hand the 19th day of March. 1913

James A. Favor

Christian Reiger
John L Jackson

Recorded Shelby Co. Indiana
book 6 pages 345-347
May 22, 1913

Transcribed by Wanda

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